Media releases

Remarkable efforts recognised at the 10th National Disability Awards

Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services, Jane Prentice has announced this year’s National Disability Awards winners at a gala ceremony at Parliament House in Canberra tonight. Read more

Champions of disability recognised in National Disability Awards

Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services, Jane Prentice will announce the winners of the 10th National Disability Awards at a gala ceremony tonight in Canberra. Read more

Register NOW to host an event for International Day of People with Disability

Registration is open for communities, schools, clubs and individuals to host an event to celebrate International Day of People with Disability (IDPwD). Read more

Finalists announced for the 10th National Disability Awards

Assistant Minister for Social Services and Disability Services, the Hon Jane Prentice MP, today announced the 22 finalists in this year’s National Disability Awards. Read more

Patron announced for International Day of People with Disability

Assistant Minister Jane Prentice today announced Karni Liddell as the 2016 Patron for International Day of People with Disability. Read more

National Disability Awards nominations now open

In conjunction with the United Nations’ International Day of People with Disability, nominations are now open for the 2016 National Disability Awards. Read more

2015 National Disability Award winners announced

Outstanding efforts to improve the lives of people with disability were celebrated with the announcement of the 2015 National Disability Award winners tonight at Parliament House. Read more

Register now for International Day of People with Disability

IDPwD is celebrated globally on 3 December each year and almost 1000 events were registered across Australia last year. Read more

Finalists announced for 2015 National Disability Awards

Minister for Social Services, the Hon Christian Porter MP today announced the selection of 27 finalists for the 2015 National Disability Awards. Read more

Nominate now for the National Disability Awards

Nominations for the 2015 National Disability Awards open today. Read more