2020 National Award Winners

The Australian Water Awards are a way of recognising the Australian Water Association’s members for their contribution to the water sector and the communities in which they serve.  Usually presented at a gala dinner during the AWA’s Ozwater conference, this year the award winners are being revealed during two virtual happy hours as part of Ozwater’20 Online.

The first four awards were announced on Thursday, 11 June; Research Innovation Award, Program Innovation Award, Infrastructure Project Innovation Award and Water Industry Safety Excellence Award - check out the winner reveals below.

The final Individual awards were announced on Thursday, 25 June; Best Water E-Journal Paper, Young Water Professional of the Year and Water Professional of the Year - check out the winner reveals below.

   
  




Previous national award winners

Australian Water Award Categories

To enter the National Awards, you must first enter your state or territory Awards Program.

Award Category Award type   Applicable State/Territory   
 Water Professional of the Year  Individual  ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA
 Young Water Professional of the Year Award  Individual  ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA
 Student Water Prize
 Student  ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, VIC, WA
 Infrastructure Project Innovation Award (Metro & Regional)   Organisational  ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA
 Organisational Excellence Award  Organisational  ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, VIC, WA
 R&D Excellence Award  Organisational  ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, VIC, WA
 Water Industry Safety Excellence Award
 Organisational  Entry at a National Level 
 Australian Stockholm Junior Water Prize
 Student  Entry at a National Level


Click here to return to the Awards home page and select your relevant state or territory

FAQs and conditions of entry

FAQs  Awards program conditions of entry 

Should you have any questions please contact us on 02 9436 0055 or email Katie Trevor