The 57th Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism winners and finalists
2012 Walkley Awards
The winners of the 57th Walkleys Awards for Excellence in Journalism were announced at the Walkley Awards Presentation and Gala Dinner in the Great Hall of the Parliament of Australia in Canberra on November 30, 2012.
The West Australian journalist Steve Pennells won the Gold Walkley Award, along with the Walkley Awards for Best Scoop and Social Equity, his third Social Equity Walkley Award.
The Age photojournalist Justin McManus was named 2012 Nikon-Walkley Press Photographer of the Year for a wide-ranging portfolio of news photography.
Regional newspaper The Border Mail claimed the Walkley Award for Journalism Leadership for its 'Ending the suicide silence' campaign, while former ABC foreign affairs correspondent Peter Cave won the Walkley Award for Outstanding Contribution to Journalism.
Report: Pennells claims Gold Walkley
Award Home: The main page for the Walkley Awards for Excellence in Journalism
Media Release: Winners list for the 2012 Walkley Awards
Finalists: Full list of 2012 Walkley Award finalists
Past Winners: Searchable database of previous Walkley Award winners
Nikon-Walkley Awards: Nikon-Walkley Awards for Excellence in Photojournalism
Walkley Book Award: The Walkley Award for book journalism
Walkley Documentary Award: The Walkley Award for documentary journalism