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New South Wales Events & Awards

The Institute's NSW Chapter manages a regular program of events, awards, continued professional development (CPD) and public programs throughout the year. For upcoming events please view our events calendar below. 

To keep up to date with the NSW Chapter news and upcoming events simply subscribe to our fortnightly ENews by forwarding your name and email to nsw@architecture.com.au

NSW Architecture Awards and Prizes 
The NSW Architecture Awards are judged each Autumn, with Newcastle winners announced in March and NSW winners announced each July before the National Architecture Awards. NSW Student Architecture Awards are awarded annually and recognise the best projects and emerging architectural talent from the four major schools of architecture in NSW.
Prizes are also appointed to promote the design and professional excellence of members, both to the membership and the wider public.
For an overview of the NSW Chapter and affiliated programs please click here.


NSW Events Calendar




Talk 15 NOV EmAGN That: SHAC / Matt Thitchener / Kalyna Sparks (UON) Newcastle
CPD 21 NOV Emerging Architect Prize Tour Sydney
Talk 23 NOV Design led – Changing country towns Berry
Parlour 26 NOV Data at work: Parlour census report Tusculum
Talk & book launch 27 NOV Bruce Rickard: a life in architecture Tusculum
Talk 29 NOV EmAGN That: Grand Section / OutFit Newcastle
CPD 7 DEC Demystifying affordable housing Newcastle


Our core professional and cultural programs are listed below. To find out more please click on the relevant links. All upcoming events are listed in the events calendar above.

Regional Newcastle & Country Events 
Our Newcastle and Country Divisions run a regular program of events outside of the Sydney Metro area, including the Newcastle and Country Division Awards.

Tusculum Talks 
This regular talks program engages with a range of topics and speakers from the fields of architecture, urban design, and related creative disciplines. It aims to provide a link to current debate, policy and creative ideas in architectural practice, and are open for both members and non-members to attend.

Architecture on Show 
A free public talks program developed in collaboration with local councils in Sydney and curated by Institute members. Talks usually engage local speakers or those working on projects affecting the local community.

2018 Mentoring Program 
2018 NSW Mentoring Program Information Pack.This program pairs architects at different points in their career to provide support, guidance, and a setting in which to cultivate ideas and aspirations.  If you are interested in participating as a Mentee or Mentor please click here and complete application form.

EmAGN - Emerging Architect and Graduate events 
The NSW Emerging Architects and Graduates Network (EmAGN) run a regular program of talks, tours and networking events.