IDA Ranger of the Year Awards

The IDA is excited to announce that nominations are open for the inaugural IDA Ranger of the Year Awards. These awards celebrate and recognise the outstanding achievements of Rangers across the desert and their commitment to looking after country.

Award recipients will be announced at the 2022 IDA Conference during a special evening celebration.

Award categories include:

  • Emerging Male Ranger of the Year – open to any male Ranger aged under 23
  • Emerging Female Ranger of the Year – open to any female Ranger aged under 23
  • Male Ranger of the Year – open to any male Ranger aged 23-44
  • Female Ranger of the Year – open to any female Ranger aged 23-44
  • Senior Male Ranger of the Year – open to any male Ranger aged 45 and over
  • Senior Female Ranger of the Year – open to any female Ranger aged 45 and over
  • Ranger Coordinator of the Year – open to any Ranger or IPA Coordinator currently employed

If you’d like to start a nomination, please click here.

Nominations are due by 30 September 2022.

*For the purposes of these awards, a Ranger is considered any individual paid to perform land management and/or cultural activities under a Ranger program. This includes all permanent, part-time, and casual employment.

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