The Resilient Australia Awards is a national program, that recognises initiatives that strengthen community disaster resilience. The NSW awards are coordinated by the Office of Emergency Management.
The awards are open to everyone including individuals, not for profit organisations, small and large businesses, local and state government, schools, education institutions, research bodies and emergency service agencies.
Click on the relevant year in the left-hand menu to read about previous winners.
This year's NSW award categories are:
The winners of the state and territory award categories will automatically progress to consideration for the national awards.
This NSW government award recognises local communities that worked together to make their community more prepared and better able to recover from disasters. More information on the 2020 awards is available on the NSW Get Ready Community Award page.
We encourage you to contact our Awards Convenor with any questions about applying.