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VIC Gala Dinner & Awards 2023

Icon of a calendar 26 Oct, 2023 | Small clock icon 6:30pm – 11:00pm AEDT | Icon of a map pin Sofitel Melbourne

The Victorian Gala Dinner & Awards is the highlight of the annual events calendar in the water industry.
This prestigious event, which is now in its 60th year, provides an opportunity to celebrate the outstanding achievements of innovative and outstanding achievers!
This is a great opportunity to meet up with friends and colleagues across the water sector, celebrate an industry that sets out to make a real difference, and learn about the year that was - over a delicious dinner.

See 2023 Finalists


Event Details

Date Thursday, 26 October 2023
Time 6:30pm - 11:00pm
Venue Sofitel Melbourne on Collins 
Address 25 Collins St, Melbourne
Dress Code (Optional) Find your finery, don some diamonds or sparkle in sequins to celebrate our 60th year!


Registrations have now closed. Please contact for enquiries.

Registration Type Registration Fee
Member $260
Non-Member $365
Member - Concession $180

Table Configurations and Corporate Tables
Seating at the dinner will be allocated with ten individuals to a table. To purchase a "Corporate Table" please purchase 10 x individual tickets. To purchase multiple individual tickets, select the "or add multiple" option displayed under a ticket type, and input the quantity required


If you wish to find out more about AWA's membership benefits visit our webpage here or contact

Sofitel Melbourne on Collins can validate parking at Collins Place Wilson Parking at 28 Flinders Lane. 
The cost is $65 per ticket (up to 12 hours maximum duration)

For more information please contact:
Natasha Sharrock, VIC Member Engagement Manager | Ph: 02 9467 8423 | E: 
Laura Steffan, Senior Events Manager | P: 02 9467 8408 | E:

Troy Waite, Partnerships and Sponsorships Manager | P: 02 9467 8426 | E: 

Thank you to our sponsors

Principal Sponsor
Principal Partner for VIC Water Awards
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SOUTH EAST WATER Yarra Valley Water

Major Sponsors

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National R&D Excellence Award Sponsor Organisational Excellence Award Sponsor
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National Young Water Professional
of the Year Award Sponsor
Student Water Prize Sponsor
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Industry Vision Sponsor



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