Graeme has been nominated as a finalist on seven occasions for awards on three continents – UK, USA and Australia – but only ever ‘won’ one.

His article ‘By the Derwent’s Deadly Waters’ (The Bulletin, January 1978) won in the Environment area following an investigation into the dramatic heavy pollution of Tasmania’s Derwent river by EZ Industries. Graeme hastily notes that was ‘last century’…

The Kennedy Awards are for outstanding journalism in New South Wales
(formed in memory of the late Les Kennedy)


The Walkley Awards  are Australia’s most prestigious awards for excellence in journalism and stem from The Walkley Foundation. If you meet a recipient please treat with great respect.