Do you know someone who deserves to be recognised as Aussie Farmer of the Year?

Kondinin Group and ABC Rural are on their annual search for the Australian Farmer of the Year. For the 9th year running, farmers around the country are asked to nominate themselves, their mates, their community members and business associates for the prestigious awards.

If you know someone who deserves recognition, nominate them at

Nominations are open from 25 June to 31 July in the following categories:

  • Australian Farmer of the Year
  • Young Farmer of the Year
  • Farming Legend of the Year
  • Rural Community Leader of the Year, sponsored by Market Check
  • Rural Consultant of the Year, sponsored by BASF

Chosen from the above categories are also the three Awards for Excellence in:

  • Innovation, sponsored by Telstra
  • Technology, sponsored by New Holland
  • Diversification

 Winners will be announced at an exclusive event at Parliament House, Canberra, on 16 October 2018.

For more information of the Awards and to nominate, please visit