Entry is by invitation only. To be eligible artists must have exhibited in at least 2 of the seasonal shows and received the highest number of votes during these shows. The Artist of the Year Award is awarded to the artist gaining the most votes for all exhibitions including the Artist of the Year Exhibition.
Noel Waite AO Exhibitors Choice Award: Jane Jones
Design Framing of Essendon Award: Ted Dansey
Sculptor of the Year Award: Mike Ebdon
Signatory Awarded: Robyn Barker, Kester Brown, Manwel Cassar, Bill Kerr, Eileen Mackley, Cherry Manders, Helen McKie, Des Parkin and Ursula Tursky