People’s Choice Winners 2016

The People’s Choice is an online competition where members of the public can cast a vote for their favourite finalist.

Congratulations to the finalists voted most popular in the People’s Choice and the winners of the ten $500 Visa Gift Cards, courtesy of Momentum Energy. Prize winners are drawn from those who voted for the People’s Choice most popular finalist in each category.

The People’s Choice does not form part of the awards official judging, nor does it influence the actual winners of the Premier’s Sustainability Awards which were announced at the awards ceremony on Thursday 20 October 2016 and can be found here.

 

BUILT ENVIRONMENT

Energy Action– 747 Collins Street: Breaking the 6 Star NABERS Barrier

winner Jayesh Vekariya

 

COMMUNITY

Kids in Nature Network – Nature Play Week

winner Aliesha Timpson

EDUCATION

CERES Community Environmental Park  – CERES Education and Training: Teaching all Generations for Future Generations

winner Fraser Mackie

ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE

Voices of the Valley – Community Support Following the Hazelwood Mine Fire

winner Hannah Barclay

ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION

Geelong Cemeteries Trust – Moonah Memorial Walk at Queenscliff Cemetery

winner Dorothy Sinclair

GOVERNMENT

Hobsons Bay City Council, Moonee Valley City Council and Maribyrnong City Council  – My Smart Garden

winner Jillian Garvey

HEALTH

Vinyl Council of Australia  – From Local to Global – PVC Recycling Program

winner Teresa Lodge

INNOVATIVE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES

Market Forces – Super Switch

winner Rajith Savandasa

LARGE BUSINESS

Toyota Motor Corporation Australia  – Last Car = Best Car Environment: at Work, at Home and in the Community

winner Tania Milici

SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES

Yarra Valley Estate

winner Bronwyn Bant

Sustainability Victoria will be in contact with prize winners to provide Visa Cards