Victorian Protecting Children Awards – winners announced!

14 September 2023
There were many inspiring and heart-warming moments shared at the 2023 Victorian Protecting Children Awards 20th anniversary ceremony, held at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on 5 September 2023.

The Victorian Protecting Children Awards recognised and celebrated people from across the child and family services sector, child protection, government and academic organisations, foster, kinship and permanent carers, volunteers and community members.

Awards were presented across 11 categories, honouring the individuals, teams and groups who help keep children and young people safe, and families strong. Congratulations to everyone who received an award.

Each of the winners has shown exceptional commitment to positively impacting the lives of children, young people and their families across the state.

You can read the short stories behind each of the outstanding winners by visiting the Victorian Protecting Children Awards website.