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Projects developed by Gannawarra Shire Council or through partnerships have been recognised at a State, national and international level.
Details on all accolades Council has been recognised for are listed below.
Aquatics Officer, Kieran Schneider winner of the Young Achiever Award at the 2021 LGPro Awards for Excellence
Sustainability Gannawarra initiative commended in the Environmental Sustainability category at the 2021 Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia – Victoria Awards
Aquatics Officer, Kieran Schneider finalist in the 2021 Local Government Professionals Australia Emerging Leader Award
Finalist in the Community Assets & Infrastructure Initiative (projects $2.5m and under) category at the 2021 LGPro Awards for Excellence
Finalist in the 2021 Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia – Victoria Excellence in Public Works Project < $2 million award
Finalist in the 2021 Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia – Victoria Excellence in Innovation – Regional award
Manager Projects and Property, Wade Williams finalist in the 2021 Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia – Victoria Emerging Public Works Leadership Award
2020 Annual Report winner of Australasian Reporting Awards Silver Award
2018 Premiers’ Sustainability Awards Premier’s Regional Recognition Award winner, recognising Council’s support of large scale solar projects
Winner of the Arts Animates Category at the 2018 National Awards for Local Government
Victoria Square, Kerang redevelopment winner of the 2018 Australian Institute of Landscape Architecture’s Urban Design Award
Victoria Square, Kerang redevelopment winner of the Excellence in Urban Design Category at the 2018 Victorian Landscape Architecture Awards
Koondrook Wharf won the Small Project, Urban Design and Regional categories at the 2018 Victorian Architecture Award
Koondrook Wharf shortlisted in the 2018 World Architecture Festival Awards
2017 Annual Report winner of Australasian Reporting Awards Bronze Award
2016 Annual Report winner of Australasian Reporting Awards Bronze Award
Top four finalist in the Total Facilities Best Bathroom award
Finalist in the prestigious 2017 Community HART awards (Helping Achieve Reconciliation Together) for the Stolen Generation plaque
Council’s Coordinator Community Health Kelsey Corrie was awarded the Environmental Health Professional’s Australia Young Environmental Health Officer of the Year