2016 Finalists

A Healthy Community – Judged by: Anna Brown, David Hannam and Farrah Tomazin

  • Equinox Gender Diverse Health Centre
  • Royal Children’s Hospital Gender Service
  • GLBTIQ Sports Festival, Team Melbourne
  • Queerspace, Drummond Street Services

Connecting the GLBTI Community – Judged by: Gus Johnston, David Hannam and Peter Hitchener

  • SWAG Albury/Wodonga
  • VAC, Lesbian Bisexual and Queer Women’s Health Conference
  • Victorian Public Sector Pride Network, Establishment of a VPS Pride Network
  • RMIT, Pride Mentoring Program

ANZ Excellence in business – Judged by: David Hannam, Emma Page Campbell and Gus Johnston

  • The LAIRD
  • RMIT, Pride Mentoring Program
  • LGBTI Jobs
  • The GH Hotel

Protecting our community, sponsored by Lander & Rogers – Judged by: Anna Brown, Emma Page Campbell and Farrah Tomazin

  • Victorian Public Sector Pride Network, Supportive and Understanding Human Resource Teams
  • Blue Cross, Proud to be Me
  • Victorian Local Governance Association, Local Government Turns Rainbow
  • Joy 94.9

Media excellence – Judged by: Farrah Tomazin, Gus Johnston and Peter Hitchener

  • Alice Clarke
  • Dean Arcuri
  • Mark Kearney
  • James Findlay

Artist of the year – Judged by: David Hannam, Emma Page Campbell and Gus Johnston

  • Lisa White
  • Gavin Roach
  • Cory McKinnon
  • The Sparrow Men

Straight ally of the year, sponsored by IBM – Judged by Anna Brown, Emma Page Campbell and Peter Hitchener. Conflict of interest judge: David Hannam.

  • Rebekah Robertson, Transcend
  • Daniel Andrews, Premier of Victoria
  • Angie Green, Stand Up Events
  • Matt Finnis, St Kilda Football Club

 Volunteer of the year – Judged by: Anna Brown, Emma Page Campbell and Farrah Tomazin

  • Ayman Barbaresco
  • Colin Krycer, VAC
  • Jed Gilbert, Joy 94.9
  • Rebecca Bauer, Melbourne Inclusive Church

 The John Marriott Sportsperson of the year – Judged by: Farrah Tomazin, Gus Johnston and Peter Hitchener

  • Andrew “Disco” Sciberras, Melbourne Surge
  • Todd Patrick, Glamourhead Sharks
  • Cassio Muniz Goncalves, Melbourne Spikers

Victorian GLBTI Person of the year – Judged by all six judges

  • Micah Scott
  • Georgie Stone
  • Brett Bowen