Australasian Road Safety Awards

ARSC2016 – What a fantastic event, thanks to the participation of 600 delegates!

The ARSC2016 Post-Conference Wrap-Up and ARSC2016 Photo Gallery are now available.
Read the ARSC2015 Post-Conference Wrap-Up and see the ARSC2015 Photo Gallery for the inaugural conference.

ARSC2017 Information COMING SOON!


ARSC2016 Awards – What a night!

The 2016 ACRS awards, including the 2016 ACRS Fellowship (see Press Release) and the 2016 3M-ACRS Diamond Road Safety Award (see Press Release), were presented at the ARSC2016 Conference Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony on Wednesday 7 September 2016 in the Great Hall at Parliament House, Canberra.  The ARSC2016 Conference Awards were presented during the closing plenary session of the conference.


ARSC2016 Conference Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony

Parliament House, Canberra – Wednesday 7 September 2016


Awards Collage

Clockwise from top left:
Parliament House, Canberra;
Mr Lauchlan McIntosh AM, President – Australasian College of Road Safety;
Hon Darren Chester – Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport;
Grand Prize Winner 2016 3M-ACRS Diamond Road Safety Award
Mr Wayne Buckley  – NT Government;
Highly Commended Winners – 2016 3M-ACRS Diamond Road Safety Award:
Mr Andrew Houston – Johnson & Johnson, Mr Alan Hay  – Boylan Group,
Tracy Clouston & Phil Schutz –  QPCYC,  Ms Lisa Bagnati – Moonee Valley City Council;
2016 ACRS Fellowship Awardee
Professor Ann Williamson, with Mr Lauchlan McIntosh & Hon Darren Chester


The Australasian College of Road Safety (ACRS), Austroads, and The George Institute for Global Health were delighted to welcome 550 attendees to the 2016 Australasian College of Road Safety Awards which were held in the Great Hall at Parliament House, Canberra, Australia, on Wednesday 7 September 2016. This prestigious award ceremony took place at the 2016 Australasian Road Safety Conference, which is the result of a successful merger of Australasia’s two premier road safety conferences: the Australasian College of Road Safety Conference, and the Australasian Road Safety Research, Policing and Education Conference.

Please find out more information on the Australasian Road Safety Conference website.


The Australasian College of Road Safety Awards continue the tradition of the original Australasian road safety awards and conferences by recognising and celebrating exemplary projects and people working hard across our region to save lives and reduce injuries on our roads.

These awards include the following presentations:

Please find information about past ACRS Awards, including the ACRS Fellowship and the 3M-ACRS Diamond Road Safety Awards here.

We look forward to bringing you more information about the 2017 awards shortly.  Most importantly we encourage your participation in these awards which recognise our outstanding individuals, organisations and projects as we all strive to reduce road trauma.

Austroads, ARRB, C-MARC and the ACRS look forward to your participation in ARSC2017 which aligns with international, Australasian and national road safety efforts, and is a significant step forward in Australasia’s road safety strategy.