WHS Awards 2023

Recognising and rewarding
Safer, Healthier Work.

Get your tickets to the Gala Event!

The WHS Awards 2023 recognises and rewards individual and organisational effort and achievement in improving work health and safety.

The WHS Awards Gala Dinner is an evening of celebration and recognition of the safety successes of Western Australian Safety Professionals and Organisations. Safety professionals and guests from a wide range of industries will unite to celebrate and network on Saturday 14 October 2023 at The Astral, Crown Perth.

Come and celebrate your achievements, reward your staff, network with other safety professionals and industry representatives and dance the night away at this special event.

Guests will enjoy a three-course dinner, premium drinks package and wonderful live entertainment.

Date: Saturday 14 October 2023

Venue: The Astral Ballroom, Crown Perth, Burswood

Dress: Formal wear, lounge suit/cocktail

Price: $250 Individual tickets*, Table of 8 $1800, Table of 10 $2250
* WHS Foundation Members receive 10% off individual tickets.

Award Categories

Award categories for 2023 have been updated to remain contemporary and reflect emerging issues within work health and safety.

The Finalists for the WHS Awards 2023 are:

Innovation in WHS Award

  • Program:
    • Ngurrara Pty Ltd
    • Whittens Group
    • Liberty Industrial
    • Soter Analytics
    • Co Connect App
  • Product:
    • Nexxis Technology
    • Koodaideri Innovation & Technology
    • Engentus Pty Ltd
    • OCS Services
    • IKAD Engineering

WHS Training & Information Award

  • Training
    • Ngurrara Pty Ltd
    • FIFO Focus
    • Optimised Mining
  • Communication
    • PBF Australia
    • Railtrain Holdings Group
    • Whittens Group

Occupational Health & Hygiene Award

  • Hofmann Engineering
  • Thuroona Services Pty Ltd
  • Edith Cowan University

Psychosocial Health & Wellbeing Award

  • Merz Consultancy Pty Ltd
  • FIFO Focus
  • Town of Port Hedland
  • FIFO Mental Health Group

WHS Management System Award

  • Harvey Water
  • Ngurrara Pty Ltd
  • OCS Services
  • Whittens Group

WHS Risk Management Award

  • Whittens Group
  • Georgiou
  • Railtrain Holdings Group
  • Co Connect App

Workplace Diversity & Inclusion Award

  • Ngurrara Pty Ltd
  • Strong Minds, Strong Mines
  • OCS Services
  • Christmas Island Phosphates

Indigenous Engagement in WHS Award

  • Ngurrara Pty Ltd
  • Risk & Emergency
  • Mallard Contracting Pty Ltd
  • Collar Group

Workers’ Compensation & Injury Management Award

  • Edith Cowan University
  • GenusPlus Group
  • Hofmann Engineering
  • OCS Services

Emergency Preparedness Award

  • Rio Tinto
  • Hofmann Engineering
  • Co Connect App

Health & Safety Representative Award

  • Orontide Group Limited – Jillian Allan
  • BHP – Robert Nankivell
  • Christmas Island Phosphates – Farhan Fadli
  • Christmas Island Phosphates – Chun Kiat Boong

Leadership in WHS Award

  • WHS Role
    • Tara Lowry, MACA
    • Mark Leach, Hoffman Engineering
    • Jamie Mallinder, Collar Group
    • Soa Palelei, Strong Minds, Strong Mines
  • Non-WHS Role
    • Fiona Notley, Curtin University
    • Jason Hodnett, Whittens Group
    • Michael Parker, CEO of City of Rockingham


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