NGIA General Awards

AWARD OF HONOUR

The Nursery & Garden Industry Australia Award of Honour is intended to recognise outstanding service to the industry throughout Australia. Nominees for the award are nursery persons engaged in the nursery industry whose contribution is of outstanding benefit to the whole industry.

Any member of NGIA may propose a nominee through a Director of the NGIA or through their State or Territory Association.

1982

Jack Pike
1985
Prof. Michael GC Mullins
1986
Peter Albery
1987
Bill Allan
1989
Judy McMaugh
1994 Irene Bowden
1996 Ed Bunker
1997 Barry Waldeck
1998 Russell Higginbotham
1999 Kevin Heinze
2000 Kevin & Wilma Holmes
2001 JR (Dick) Wall
2002 David Cliffe
2005 Darryl South
2007 Malcolm Lewis
2008 Anthony Tesselaar
2016 Peter Young

AWARD OF MERIT

The Nursery & Garden Industry Australia Award of Merit is awarded for outstanding service to the industry througout Australia. Intended nominees for the award are those engaged in ancillary services such as allied trades, reseach and development, and education.

Any member of NGIA may propose a nominee through a Director of the NGIA or through their State or Territory Association.

1982

Don Eason
1984
Henry Van der Staay
Gavin Wilton
AP (Tony) May
1985 Ian Tolley
Adrian Bowden (Deceased)
1986 Kevin Heinze (Deceased)
1988 Ron Wade (Deceased)
1989 Ken Dunstan
1990 Kevin Handrick
FG Wood
1992 EG Allender
1993
Don Burke
1995
Llew Fernando (Deceased)
1996 Dr T Steele
1997 Sheila Thompson
1998 Chris Rolfe
1999 Graham Rodgers
2000 Colleen Mailey
2001 Stuart Swaddling
2002 Joy Heard
2003 Peter Trevarthen
2004 Anita Boucher (Deceased)
2007 Graham Ross
2009 Peter Cundall
2012 Colin Campbell (Deceased)
2014 Wes Fleming
2015 Robert Prince