Welcome to the Award in Tasmania



The Award has operated in Tasmania since 1962. As a non-profit incorporated association we are proud to deliver the world’s leading youth development program, enabling young people to become empowered and to realise their full potential whilst building a brighter future. Our organisation’s primary goal is to ensure all young people in Tasmania are provided the opportunity to participate in the Award regardless of their personal circumstances.




6 young Tasmanians received their Gold Award from Her Excellency Professor The Honourable Kate Warner, AC, Governor of Tasmania, at a ceremony at Government House on Friday evening 23 November 2018. Family and friends were able to enjoy a light supper after the presentation.


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Tasmanian Wedge tailed eagle survey – Volunteers needed. A Great Adventurous Journey for your Award.
10th-12th May and 24th-26th May 2019 
More information at https://naturetrackers.com.au/

Fiji Power – Gold Residential Project
July 3rd- 17 2019
Fiji Power is a recognised Duke of Ed Gold Residential Project that offers Participants the unique experience of living and working in a remote village in Fiji.  2019 will be a focused on renewable energy education and providing villages and schools with medical supplies.
For more information, please contact dd@bookendtrust.com

Caving and Abseiling Opportunities in 2019
For more information, please contact dd@bookendtrust.com

Professional Development Session
30th April 2019
Montrose Bay High 12 noon until 3:30pm. Please contact State Manager at dukestasmania@gmail.com if interested in attending.

Award Leader Level 1 Training
7th May 2019
Clarence High School 12 noon until 3:00pm. Please contact State Manager at dukestasmania@gmail.com if interested in attending.


Award Units in Tasmania
Award Handbook
Participant Resources
ORB Frequently Asked Questions



Physical Recreation Information and Ideas
Voluntary Service Information and Ideas
Adventurous Journey Information and Ideas
Popular Adventurous Journey Locations in Tasmania
Skill Information and Ideas
                                              Gold Residential Project Information and Ideas


To contact the TAS office, head here.

To visit the Award in Tasmania’s Facebook page, head here.

National Facebook Page


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