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2020 Club Industry Awards for Excellence

2020 Club Industry Awards for Excellence

2020 Awards

The Clubs WA Industry Awards for Excellence recognise the outstanding individual and collective achievements of Western Australia community clubs and reward best practice across the sector.

Nominations STILL OPEN

Please note that due to the extenuating circumstances of COVID-19 which has affected our clubs and the community at large, our Awards for Excellence nomination deadline has been extended.  We have also postponed our Awards for Excellence gala dinner.  More details on the new date will be provided soon.

We encourage clubs to continue submitting nominations during this time.

Award Categories & Nomination Forms

Amateur Sports Award
Recognising an amateur sportsperson or team that prides themselves on contributing to the development of the club and the community. Candidates must have represented your club in a sporting capacity within 2019.
PDF Form (To print and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

Best Club Event – Small, Medium, Large*
We are on the search to find WA’s Best Club Event, whether this be for the wider community or exclusively for your club members. This category requires testimonials and a video submission.
PDF Form (To print out and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

Best Club Industry Supplier
Nominate your favourite supplier (or their representative) for this award. Fill in a short application form letting us know why your nominee deserves this recognition.
PDF Form (To print out and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

Function Facility of the Year – Small, Medium, Large*
Nominate your club function rooms to be deemed WA’s Best Function Facility. Submissions will be judged on the range of function services offered by the club and the level of benefit functions provide to the club.
PDF Form (To print out and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

Club Development Award
Recognising clubs who are continuously making improvements to their club facilities and services for the benefit of their members. Nominating clubs must have made changes to their clubhouse and their services within 2019.
PDF Form (To print out and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

Club Marketing Award
This award determines the club who has most impressively implemented and developed marketing activities, resulting in growth to their club’s services and memberships.
PDF Form (To print out and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

Tourism Award
This award celebrates the vital role that WA clubs play in the tourism industry and recognises the unique methods that clubs use to attract tourism.
PDF Form (To print out and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

Community Impact Award – Small, Medium, Large*
Our Community Impact Award recognises the club which has implemented the most significant project with long-term benefits to the wider community. The project must have impacted or raised awareness for physical or mental health, environmental issues, or social issues.
PDF Form (To print out and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

Long-Term Service Award (Employee)
Recognising a club employee who has consistently demonstrated excellence and commitment during 2019. Candidates will have been working for your club for over five years and gone above and beyond their expected duties to further the success of your club.
PDF Form (To print out and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

Rising Star Award
Nominate an employee who has been with your club for a period up to and including five years, and who has shown outstanding potential and commitment to your club.
PDF Form (To print out and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

Future Direction Award
This award recognises the clubs who are future proofing their clubs by attracting a younger and more diverse group of members through innovative methods. Nominating clubs should also have high retention rates due to the benefits provided to their members.
PDF Form (To print out and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

Milestone Club Anniversary
Celebrate your significant decade anniversary with us by providing your date of incorporation or establishment.
PDF Form (To print out and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

Road Safety Award – STRIVE Program
This award is encouraging the promotion of Road Safety as part of Clubs WA’s STRIVE Program. There are three $1,500 prizes up for grabs: one for small clubs, one for medium clubs, and one for large clubs. Additionally, the first three clubs from each category to reach level four of the program will each qualify for a $500 grant.
Word Document (Editable)

Lifetime Contribution to Volunteering
Recognising the significant role that volunteers play in our club community. All nominees are celebrated on stage with a certificate. Volunteers must have been volunteering for your club for at least ten years.
PDF Form (To print out and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

Volunteer Contribution
Recognising the significant role that volunteers play in our club community. All nominees are celebrated on stage with a certificate. Volunteers will have been volunteering for your club for less than ten years.
PDF Form (To print out and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

Culture Cook-Off – Closing date 1 March 2020
We are inviting all our culture-specific clubs to cook two traditional dishes from their home countries to see which country will prevail. Clubs can nominate anyone from their club, whether it be a member, volunteer, or employee.
PDF Form (To print out and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

WA’s Chef Challenge – Closing date 1 March 2020
Back for another year, this challenge lets the chefs, cooks and volunteers from clubs around the state battle it out in the kitchen to prove who is the best challenger on the day.
PDF Form (To print out and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

Club of the Year – Small, Medium, Large*
This prestigious award celebrates clubs who excelled during 2019. Clubs will need to demonstrate strong performance across their club programs, administration, training and development, governance, and management.
PDF Form (To print out and complete)
Word Document (Editable)

Clubs WA Achievement Award
This award aims to recognise a club that made significant changes or achievements during 2019, for the betterment of their club. Nominees from all categories will be automatically considered for this award.

STRIVE Program 2020

The Strive Program is an easy to follow tiered system that encourages safety for its members by providing a checklist for clubs and associations to follow. Each tier comes with awards once completed and the first three clubs of each size to complete the final level will win a cash prize. See the STRIVE Program 2020 page for more details.

For assistance with your nominations, contact us on 08 9417 7149 or at events@clubswa.com.au.

Club Size

Small, medium, large categories are based on the annual turnover of clubs as listed below:

Small: Annual turnover of less than $500,000
Medium: Annual turnover from $500,000 to $1,000,000
Large: Annual turnover more than $1,000,000

Please note that it is at the discretion of Clubs WA to separate the categories based on size and requires a minimum number of nominations in each size to do so. Clubs WA reserves the right to combine Award categories.

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