Men's Health Awards

2019 AMHF Men's Health Awards

In 2019, the Australian Men’s Health Forum will announce its Men’s Health Awards during Men’s Health Week, from June 10-16. Categories are expanding to include groups and individuals across Australia in each state and territory.

If you would like to nominate a person or group, fill out make your suggestion before Sunday May 12, 2019.

Nominate for the AMHF Men's Health Awards

Nominate for NSW

NSW has a strong history of taking action to improve men’s health. Nominations for the 2019 Men's Health Awards are open and we’d like your help to identify potential award winners for New South Wales. This article provides an overview of just some of the projects working to improve the lives and health of men and boys in NSW. Read more

Nominate for Victoria

Victoria is home to a number of leading organisations working to improve men's health. Nominations for the 2019 Men's Health Awards are open and we’d like your help to identify potential award winners for Victoria. This article provides an overview of just some of the projects working to improve the lives and health of men and boys in Victoria. Read more

Nominate for Queensland

Queensland doesn't have a a men's health strategy but the State Government does place a focus on five key areas of men's health which are weight, heart health, mental health, cancer and men's health through the decades. This article provides an overview of just some of the projects working to improve the lives and health of men and boys in Queensland. Read more

Nominate for Western Australia

Western Australia is one of only two States or Territories to have a current Men's Health Policy following successful lobbying by Men's Health and Wellbeing. This article provides an overview of just some of the projects working to improve the lives and health of men and boys in Western Australia. Read more

Nominate for South Australia

South Australia is home of the Australian Institute of Male Health and Studies which has a long tradition of promoting men and boys' health in Australia. This article provides an overview of just some of the projects working to improve the lives and health of men and boys in South Australia. Read more

Nominate for Tasmania

Tasmania is home to Men's Resources Tasmania, one of only two state-wide bodies in Australia that connects groups and individuals focused on improving the lives and health of men boys. One of its key projects is publishing and distributing the Blokes Book across Tasmania. This article provides an overview of just some of the projects working to improve the lives and health of men and boys in Tasmania. Read more

Nominate for the Northern Territory

The NT doesn't currently have a men's health strategy, but the issue of men's health is referenced on the NT Government website - notable for setting up a Men's Health Strategy Unit in 2011 and publishing an overview of men's health in 2013. This article provides an overview of just some of the projects working to improve the lives and health of men and boys in the NT. Read more

Nominate for Australian Capital Territory

The ACT doesn't currently have a men's health strategy, but ACT Health does reference three local organisations in the men's health section of its website: MensLink, EveryMan and the Winnunga Men's Group. This article provides an overview of just some of the projects working to improve the lives and health of men and boys in the NT. Read more

2018 Men’s Health Awards

The winners of the Men’s Health Awards 2018 were announced at the Men’s Health Gathering at Parramatta in November.

The Gathering connected people together who are committed to improving the lives and health of men and boys: in 2018 The Gathering combined the 12th National Men’s Health Conference and the  9th National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Male Health Convention.

Many of the speakers placed a strong focus on the social determinants of health and wellbeing and awards were made to groups and individuals who were recognised as having made a significant impact in the field. View the winners

ABOUT THE MEN'S HEALTH GATHERING

The Men's Health Gathering takes place every second year. In November, it was held at Parramatta. 

The 2018 Men's Health Gathering program

Special report: National Men's Health Gathering 2018