QLD Water Awards

The Australian Water Association QLD Branch Awards is the highest accolade that currently exists in the QLD Water Industry. The Water Awards have been designed to acknowledge the best of the best in the QLD Water Sector as well as recognise exceptional achievements in a range of industry and individual categories.
The QLD Awards are in line with the Australian Water Association National Awards and provide the opportunity for the QLD winners to enter in the National Awards which are presented at Ozwater each year.

2017 Awards

Nominations for the QLD Water Awards are now open (close 28 July 2017)

The QLD Branch Awards categories are: 

Why enter the Awards:

  • Recognition of your / your organisation’s achievements.
  • Creation of PR / media promotion opportunities.
  • Motivate your team and develop corporate pride.
  • Distinguish yourself from your competitors.
  • National benefits of a recognised endorsement from your industry.

Nominees need to be members of the Australian Water Association (with the exception of the Student Water Prize). 

QLD Honour Roll

2016 Award Winners (announced Friday, 16 September 2016):

Infrastructure Project Innovation Award 2016
Queensland Urban Utilities - Flood Resilience Program

Program Innovation Award 2016 
Queensland Urban Utilities and GHD - In Situ Calibration of Bulk Flow Meters

Research Innovation Award 2016 
The University of Queensland - Affordable and Sustainable Water Recycling through Optimal Technology Integration

Regional Service Award 2016
Jeff Ballard, Northern Water Management

Distinguished Service Award 2016
John Graham 

Young Water Professional of the Year 2016 
Alycia Moore, Chemist, Cleanaway

Water Professional of the Year 2016 
Aneurin Hughes,  Discipline Leader - Asset Management, Cardno

2016 Award Winner Videos

QLD Infrastructure Project Innovation Award

QLD Research Innovation Award

QLD Young Water Professional of the Year

QLD Distinguished Service Award

QLD Program Innovation ..Award

QLD Regional Service Award

QLD Water Professional of the Year

Past winners:
Click here here to see a list of past winners and finalists.

2016 QLD Gala Dinner & Awards Night Photo Album

Click here to view photos from the event

2015 QLD Gala & Awards night
To view the online galleryPassword: awaq2015



For queries about the QLD Awards please contact:  

Sharon James
 0407 585 052  E qldbranch@awa.asn.au