YOUNG ADVENTURER OF THE YEAR usually for an expedition/adventure undertaken by a young person during the previous two years.
SPIRIT OF ADVENTURE awarded to those whose efforts reflect courage, strength, determination and the ability to overcome obstacles.
ADVENTURER OF THE YEAR celebrates Australia’s most respected and committed adventurers; usually reflects a particular achievement during the previous two years.
CONSERVATIONIST OF THE YEAR awarded to a person who’s achieved significant outcomes in the fields of conservation and the environment.
YOUNG CONSERVATIONIST OF THE YEAR awarded to a young person who’s achieved significant outcomes in the fields of conservation and environment.
LIFETIME OF CONSERVATION is given to those who’ve demonstrated a lifelong commitment to research, activism or leadership in the fields of conservation, conservation science, environment and sustainability.
LIFETIME OF ADVENTURE recognises those special Australians who haven’t just lived an extraordinary life of exploration and adventure, but have inspired others by their actions – the Society’s highest honour.