Clean Beaches Award Winners 2014

On Friday 12 December the Clean Beaches winners of 2014 were announced at the Bondi Golf and Diggers Club – coincidentally, a venue overlooking the beach that was announced as the Overall Winner at the Ceremony!

The NSW Overall Clean Beach is… Bondi Beach!

Below is the list of all the winners and highly commended beaches in each award category.

NSW Overall Clean Beach

Judge’s Commendation: Parsley Bay

Highly Commended: Cronulla Beach

Winner: Bondi Beach


Community Actions and Partnerships Award

Highly Commended: Cabarita Beach for the ‘Cabarita Community Projects Plan’

Winner: Fingal Head Beach for ‘A Community United to Keep Fingal Special’


Environmental Protection Award

Highly Commended: Fingal Head Beach for ‘Almost Three Decades of Environmental Protection’

Winner: Lower Hawkesbury Estuary Foreshore for ‘Floating Landcare – Rehabilitating and Restoring the Hawkesbury Estuary Foreshore’


Safety and Services Award

Highly Commended: Clovelly Beach for ‘Clovelly Ocean Pool Operation Safety’

Winner: Cabarita Beach for ‘Cabarita Beach Safety Program’


Hey Tosser! Litter Reduction Award – Sponsored by the NSW Environment Protection Authority

Highly Commended: Fingal Head Beach for ‘Fingal Head Cleans Up’

Winner: Hawkesbury Estuary Foreshores – NSW Central Coast for ‘Clean4Shore’


Cultural Heritage Award

Highly Commended: Fingal Head Beach for the ‘Local Aboriginal Land Council Value Their Heritage’ project

Winner: The Aboriginal Heritage Office and Clive Park for ‘Caring for Country’


Environmental Education Award

Highly Commended: Fingal Head Beach for ‘Fingal Head Coastcare Educates’

Highly Commended: Eurobodalla for ‘Marine Debris Action in the Eurobodalla’

Winner: Woollahra Municipal Council for ‘Camp Cove Snorkel Discovery Tour’


Young Legends Award

Winner: Fingal Head Public School


Sustainable Water Award – Sponsored by Sydney Water

Highly Commended: Corrimal Beach for ‘We Care for Our Creek, Parklands and Beach’

Winner: Coogee Beach for ‘Coogee Foreshore Water Management’

Clean Beaches is sponsored by the NSW Environment Protection Authority and Sydney Water

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One Response to “Clean Beaches Award Winners 2014”

  1. December 31, 2014 at 7:55 pm, Jo Mulholland (Ozcloggie) said:

    As a former ‘assessor’ I am SO KEEN to see the best approaches recognised. Please DO keep it simple. Just a FEW categories. Just a few outstanding winners!!!

    Jo Mulholland