A successful AHI Australasian Awards event was held in Melbourne yesterday, 27 October 2011. Held just once every two years, the event was a celebration of the most recently completed cycle of AHI Awards for Professional Excellence in Housing, where the achievement across, and winners from, previous awards are lifted to a nation-wide level.
The winners of the 2010 - 2011 Australasian Professional Excellence in Housing Awards Cycle are:
Outstanding Achievement Award: Kathleen Gregory (Western Australia)
Inspirational Colleague Award: Laurinne Campbell (New South Wales)
Leading Innovation Award: Robert Isaacs (Western Australia)
Leading Practice Award: Healthy Housing programme (New Zealand); highly commended Colony 47 (Tasmania)
Leading Housing Solutions Award: Housing Choices Australia (Victoria); highly commended Frances Jamieson (New South Wales)
Tenant Led Initiative Award: Fred Morris (Far North Queensland); highly commended Mountaha Najjar and Allan Priestly (New South Wales)