Sustainability Portal

Awards

The University of Tasmania has a rich history of awards focusing on Sustainability.

Photos from Awards ceremonies

Green Gown Awards videos

Initiative/Individual or team

Award and category

Issued by

Outcome

2020

Sandra Murray

Staff

ACTS Award of Excellence

Staff

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Winner

2019

Repower the Tasmania University Union (TUU)

Green Gown Award Australasia

Student Engagement

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Highly commended

2018

Education for Sustainability Tasmania, a UN recognised Regional Centre of Expertise

International Green Gown Award

Community

Environmental Association for Universities and Colleges (EAUC)

Winner

Sustainability Integration Program for Students (SIPS)

Vice-Chancellor Award

Student Experience

University of Tasmania

Winner

Rachel Hay

Student

ACTS Award of Excellence

Student

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Winner

Education for Sustainability Tasmania

UN recognised Regional Centre of Expertise

Vice-Chancellor Award

Community Engagement

University of Tasmania

Commended

University’s IT Team

Green Gown Award Australasia

Creating Impact

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Finalist

Source Community Wholefoods

Sandy Bay campus

Green Gown Award Australasia

Campus Health Food and Drink

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Finalist

2017

Education for Sustainability Tasmania, a UN recognised Regional Centre of Expertise

Green Gown Award Australasia

Community Engagement

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Winner

NRAS Inveresk Apartments

Green Gown Award Australasia

Built Environment

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Winner

Digitran student team

DBDC mobile app for sustainable transport data collection

iAwards Tasmania

Undergraduate Tertiary Students

Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA)

Winner

Digitran student team

DBDC mobile app for sustainable transport data collection

iAwards Australia

Undergraduate Tertiary Students

Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA)

Highly commended

Thomas Crawford

Student

ACTS Award of Excellence

Student

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Highly commended

DBDC mobile app for sustainable transport data collection

Green Gown Award Australasia

Learning, Teaching and Skills

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Finalist

University’s Sustainable Transport Strategy

Tasmanian Community Achievement Award

EPA Sustainability Award

Awards Australia

Finalist

University’s Sustainable Transport Strategy

Business Excellence Award

Best Environmental Practice

Launceston Chamber of Commerce

Finalist

2016

Sustainability Integration Program for Students (SIPS)

Green Gown Award Australasia

Learning, Teaching and Skills

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Winner

NRAS Inveresk Apartments

Excellence in Property Award

Environmental Development

Australian Property Institute

Victoria/Tasmania Division

Winner

Get Bill Smart program

As a major partner of Sustainable Living Tasmania

Tasmanian Community Achievement Award

Ricoh Business Centre Hobart Environment

Awards Australia

Winner

Source Community Wholefoods

Sandy Bay campus

Green Gown Award Australasia

Student Engagement

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Highly commended

NRAS Inveresk Apartments

Green Gown Award Australasia

Built Environment

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Finalist

University’s Sustainable Transport Strategy

Tasmanian Community Achievement Award

EPA Sustainability Award

Awards Australia

Finalist

Thomas Crawford

Student

ACTS Award of Excellence

Student

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Finalist

2015

Academic operations sustainability integration program (AOSIP)

Australian Awards for University Teaching Award for Programs that Enhance Learning

Commonwealth Office for Learning and Teaching

Winner

University’s Sustainable Transport Strategy

Awards for Planning Excellence

Improving Planning and Practices

Planning Institute of Australia

Tasmania

Winner

Mobile phones and accessories recycling

Workplace Awards

Top collector

MobileMuster

Tasmania

Winner

IMAS Salamanca building

Green Gown Awards Australasia

Built Environment

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Highly commended

IMAS Salamanca building

World Environment Day Award

Green Building

United Nations Association of Australia

Finalist

2014

Sustainable Transport Strategy

Green Gown Australasia Award

Facilities and Services

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Winner

Corey Peterson

Sustainability Manager

ACTS Award of Excellence

Individual Staff

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Winner

Oliver Lovell

Student

ACTS Award of Excellence

Individual Student

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Winner

IMAS Salamanca building

Excellence in Property Award

Environmental Development

Australian Property Institute

Victoria/Tasmania Division

Winner

IMAS Salamanca building

Excellence in Property Award

Property Development

Australian Property Institute

Victoria/Tasmania Division

Winner

IMAS Salamanca building

John Holland Fairbrother Joint Venture

Excellence Awards

New Construction $20 million - $50 million:

Master Builders Association (MBA) Tasmania

Winner

IMAS Salamanca building

John Holland Fairbrother Joint Venture

Excellence Awards

Best Use of Glass

Master Builders Association (MBA) Tasmania

Winner

Medical Sciences 2 building

John Holland Fairbrother Joint Venture

Excellence Awards

New Construction $50 million - $100 million

Master Builders Association (MBA) Tasmania

Winner

Repower the TUU

Commercial Services and Development support

Green Gown Australasia Award

Student Engagement

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Highly Commended

University’s waste minimisation efforts

Tasmanian Community Achievement Award

EPA Sustainability Award

Awards Australia

Finalist

2013

Academic-Operations Sustainability Integration Program (AOSIP) - University’s Education for Sustainability Community of Practice

Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Outstanding Contributions to Teaching and Learning

Programs that Enhance Learning

University of Tasmania

Winner

University’s Sustainability Team

Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Exceptional Performance by Professional Staff

University of Tasmania

Winner

Bike Hub development

Sandy Bay campus

Australian Bicycle Achievement Award

Educational Institution Achievement

Cycling Promotion Fund

Winner

Academic-Operations Sustainability Integration Program (AOSIP)

Green Gown Australasia Award

Teaching and Learning

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Highly commended

2012

University’s sustainability efforts

ACTS Award of Excellence

Institutional

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Winner

University’s continuous improvement exemplified by Academic-Operations Sustainability Integration Program (AOSIP)

Green Gown Australasia Award

Continuous Improvement – Institutional Change

Australasian Campuses Towards Sustainability (ACTS)

Highly commended