Female Athlete of the Year

Male Athlete of the Year

Female Sportsperson of the Year

Male Sportsperson of the Year

Coach of the Year

Junior Athlete of the Year Award

Presented by the Illawarra Academy of Sport

Local Hero of the Year

People’s Choice Award

Presented by the Illawarra Mercury

Sporting Moment of the Year

Team of the Year

A panel of experts will be formed to judge the best male and female athletes, as well as para athletes while public voting will determine the popular People’s Choice Award. 

Among several exciting and diverse categories, we’ll also be honouring the great community accomplishments and hard-working volunteers in our community, with special awards to recognise their commitment to Illawarra clubs and associations.

Read the Award Guidelines