About the Awards

Celebrating sustainability

The Premier’s Sustainability Awards, now in its 16th year, recognise and celebrate Victorians who are leading the way to a sustainable future. The awards continue to grow and reflect the action that is happening across industry, business and community from regional to metropolitan Victoria.

The Premier’s Sustainability Awards offered 10 award categories to enter in 2018.

The 2018 Premier’s Sustainability Awards was held on Thursday 11 October 2018 in Melbourne.

Sustainability Victoria, the Victorian Government and the Premier of Victoria, Daniel Andrews are proud to recognise and reward Victorians who are leading the way in sustainable innovation and practices across all sectors within Victoria.

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Winner - Innovative Products or Services, Small and Medium Sized Business and the Premier's Recognition Awards, at the Premier's Sustainability Awards 2018


And the winners are…

The Premier’s Sustainability Awards 2018 ceremony was held at the Forum in Melbourne on Thursday 11 October.

Announced were the winners in ten categories plus the winners of two special awards the Premier chose personally, the Premier’s Regional Recognition Award and the Premier’s Recognition Award.

Read about the 2018 winners

Premier's Recognition Awards

Premier's Sustainability Award trophy

In addition to the award categories, finalists are eligible to be selected for the two overall awards, the Premier’s Recognition Awards, as chosen by the Hon. Daniel Andrews, Premier of Victoria.

Premier’s Recognition Award

This award is made to one of the winners of the award categories which, in the Premier’s opinion, showcases exemplary innovation in sustainability, and has shown particular leadership and determination in overcoming obstacles. In 2018, Yume Food took out this award.

Premier’s Regional Recognition Award

This award is made to one of the regional finalists of the award categories which, in the Premier’s opinion, has demonstrated notable sustainability benefits for regional Victoria. In 2018, Gannawarra Shire Council took out this award.

Cover of the Premier's Sustainability Awards 2018 magazine

Premier's Sustainability Awards 2018

A 52-page booklet celebrating Victorians leading the way in innovative sustainable practices.

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Awards ceremony

Winners were announced at the awards ceremony in late October.

Watch this video of highlights from a previous awards ceremony.



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