Nominations for the 2024 awards open in July 2024.

The nomination form will be available on this page after that date. The details below show the information that is required for a nomination.
The next awards dinner will be held on Friday 20 September 2024.

Nomination Categories

Trainee of the Year
Training Company/Contractor of the Year
Forestry Excellence
Roading Excellence
Harvesting Excellence
Distribution Excellence
Wood Processing Excellence
Breaker Out Excellence
Tree Faller Excellence
Woman in Forestry Excellence
Log Truck Driver Excellence
Emerging Talent of the Year
Forestry Family of the Year
Contractor of the Year
Outstanding Health & Safety Management
Outstanding Environmental Management

Reason for Nomination

Not less than 200 words. Provide us with a reason for your nomination of this company and/or individual and clearly guide your answer with the criteria for the elected category ie. demonstrate high quality of work output, show recognition by their peers and employers, compliance, training, health & safety practises and productivity. This is ideally a letter of support from their employer or supervisor.


Not less than 250, not more than 500 words. Provide a company/individual profile relevant to the category. If an individual, comments on character traits, inside and outside of the work place. This is ideally completed by the nominee.


List qualifications and experience, and for the company any history that is deemed relevant.


A high resolution image(s) of the nominee, company representative, or company logo for promotional and collateral material.

Letter of Endorsement

Please provide a letter of endorsement (this is ideally completed by the principal company or forest owner).