Awards Programs

Think Global, Act Local. Preeminent national awards programs recognising Australian achievements in areas of the environment, social justice and media excellence.

Finalists of the 2015 World Environment Day Awards will be announced late May and winners at the Awards Presentation Dinner to be held on Friday 5 June in Melbourne. Nominations for the World Environment Day Awards are NOW OPEN NATIONALLY until Friday 17 April. Click HERE for nomination forms and more information about how to enter.


Winners of the 2014 World Environment Day Awards 2014 were announced at the Awards Presentation Dinner on the 13th of June 2014 at Crystal Ballroom, Milsons Point Sydney. Read the Media Release announcing this year's winners here. Or find the full list of winners and finalists below.

NSW Office of Environment and Heritage Sustainability Leadership Awards 

- Small and Medium Organisations 

- Large Organisations

Swinburne University of Technology Sustainable Product Design Award 

Virgin Australia Community Award

Hanson's Green Building Award

Biodiversity Award 

Business Awards

Best Specific Environmental Initiative

- Excellence in Overall Environmental Management 

Environmental School Award

Excellence in Sustainable Water Management Award

Local Government Awards

- Best Specific Environmental Initiative

- Excellence in Overall Environmental Management

Media Award for Environmental Reporting Award

Sustainability Education Award

Individual Award

2013 Winners and Finalists:

Check out our video about last year's winners and view the media release announcing their success.

Previous winners and finalists

For a full list of winners and finalists from 2000 to 2013 click here (PDF Document).
For more information about winners and finalists please contact the UNAA Victoria on 03 9670 7878 or via email.