Nomination is based on recognition by and recommendation of AAG's Divisions, which is reviewed and approved by the Board.
Current financial members wishing to nominate another member or self-nominate may do so by completing this form which will be forwarded to the chair of their local AAG State/Territory Division.
Previous year's recipients of Distinguished Member awards can by viewed here.
Minimum five years’ active and substantive contributions to AAG, demonstrated through service on Divisional Committees and/or the AAG Board of Directors or previous equivalents or other AAG bodies including special interest groups, the student and early career group or ATSIAG, and/ or contribution to a range of activities over that time. Members do not need to have served on a committee to be eligible, but must have actively and substantively contributed to AAG over at least five years.
Below are the 2021 Distinguished Members recipients:
Dr Kim Kiely (NSW), Judy Ratajec (NT), Mary Ingrammes (NT), Dr Rachel Ambagtsheer (SA), Jo Tropea (VIC), Robin Harvey (VIC), Dr Maria Shialis (SA), Dr Victoria Cornell (SA) & Peter Bastian (SA - not pictured)
Pictured: Announced during the 2021 AAG and AAG Research Trust online AGM and Research Trust Update
Elaine Barclay - Abbott
Eric Cunningham Dax
GA (Tony) Broe
Gerry De Gabrielle
John Hurley OAM
Kristen De San Miguel
Pauline Brooks OAM
Rev Prof Elizabeth Mackinlay