Southern Excellence Awards

Southern Excellence Awards

Thank you for supporting the fourth Property Council New Zealand Southern Excellence Awards!

The Southern Excellence Awards celebrate the people in property, recognising excellence in leadership and innovation in the South Island property industry, whilst celebrating outstanding contributions to the industry and economy.

Award winners were formally announced and celebrated at the Awards dinner on Friday 5 October 2018 at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand, Christchurch in front of nearly 450 guests. 

A special thank you to our valued sponsors, nominees, panel of judges and guests for making this event such an extraordinary success. 

We look forward to hosting you again on 18 October 2019.

2018 Award Winners

The South Island Branch Executive are delighted to announce the following winners of this year's Southern Excellence Awards.

Greenwood Roche Young Achiever of the Year Award

Nick Flack, Christchurch International Airport Limited

Resene Urban Design Award

Waterloo Business Park

WSP Opus Best Team Award

The Dunedin Law Courts Project Team – Ministry of Justice, Amalgamated Builders, RDT Pacific, Stephenson & Turner, Aurecon, PHC Limited and Ian Bowman

GHDWoodhead creativespaces Property Professional of the Year Award

Dr Jan Kupec, Aurecon

Kirk Roberts Long Service Award

Alastair Porter

Anderson Lloyd Judges Choice Award

The Crossing Retail Precinct Team, nominated by Southbase Construction
Keeley Pomeroy, AECOM

Property Council South Island Supreme Award

Dr Jan Kupec, Aurecon


A huge congratulations to all winners!

Read more about the winners here.

> Read more about the judging criteria and nomination process here.

2018 Awards Highlights

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Awards Sponsors

Special thanks to our event sponsors:












2017 Award Winners

Greenwood Roche Young Achiever of the Year Award
Fiona Short, Warren and Mahoney

Resene Urban Design Award
Oi Manawa - Canterbury Earthquake National Memorial, GHD

WSP Best Team Award
Christ's College Kitchen Tower Team, Holmes Consulting, Naylor Love Construction, Wilkie + Bruce, One4 Limited

GHDWoodhead creativespaces Property Professional Award
Brady Cosgrove, Cosgroves

The Buchan Group Outstanding Leadership Award
Don Miskell, Miskell Consultancy

Kirk Roberts Engineering Long Service Award
Hamish Doig, Colliers International

Anderson Lloyd Judges Choice Award
Charlotte McKirdy, Parker Warburton Team Architects
Tom Chatterton, Rider Levett Bucknall

Property Council South Island Supreme Award
Oi Manawa - Canterbury Earthquake National Memorial

To view photos from the 2017 Awards, please click here.


For further information, please contact South Island Branch Manager, Amelia Flynn on 022 470 2926.