The NSW Volunteer of the Year Awards, hosted by The Centre for Volunteering, stand as a beacon of recognition for the quiet achievers of NSW. Now in its 17th year, this annual event has flourished into one of Australia’s premier volunteer celebrations, recognising both excellence and commitment.

As the highest honour for volunteers in NSW, the awards are a tribute to their selfless dedication and community service. With categories including Youth, Adult, and Senior Volunteer of the Year, the awards showcase the spirit of community, inspiring others to contribute.

Be a part of this esteemed tradition. Honour a volunteer today. Celebrate the difference our volunteers make as these awards are a true testament to dedication and recognition.

Explore our site to discover past winners and regional ceremonies, and find out how to nominate a deserving individual.