The Victorian Sport Awards (VSAs) is the night of nights for the Victorian sporting community, an event that recognises and celebrates the achievements of our home-grown sporting heroes and legends.

Each year, the Victorian Sport Awards honours those who have made an exceptional contribution to sport in Victoria as individual or team athletes, coaches, officials, administrators, volunteers, media and clubs as well as initiatives that have kept people active, from both metropolitan and regional areas in Victoria.


Nominations are now open for the 2023 Victorian Sport Awards, closing at 11.59pm Friday 1 March. All Victorians are urged to submit their nominations to ensure their sport is well represented on the night.

For a full list of nomination criteria for each 2023 Award, CLICK HERE.

Once all nominations are received, independent expert Judging Panels select four (4) finalists, including one (1) award winner for each award category. The list of this year's judges can be found here.


Leasexpress Coach of the Year

Gallagher Community Coach of the Year

Sports Accounting Australia Official of the Year

etrainu Community Official of the Year

AFL SportsReady Young Team of the Year

AED Authority Team of the Year

My Sport Live Community Sporting Event of the Year

Love the Game Community Sporting Club of the Year

Sports Administrator of the Year - Eunice Gill Award

Bunnings Trade Local Government Initiative of the Year

VAILO Volunteer of the Year

VicHealth Sport and Active Recreation Initiative of the Year

Involve Masters Athlete of the Year

rebel Young Athlete of the Year

Outstanding Media Coverage of Sport Award

Polytan Peter Norman Inclusion Award

Frank Wilkes Award

Kitty McEwan Award

Victorian State Government Outstanding Contribution to Victorian Sport


The 2023 VSAs will be held in the Victory Room at Marvel Stadium, Docklands on Wednesday 12 June, 2024.

Online ticket sales will be available from 17 April 2024.

All finalists, family, friends, sporting organisations and clubs are invited to attend the night and celebrate the successes of sport in Victoria.

Find more details via the event page here.

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