Shortlist Announced for 2022 Excellence in Civil Liberties Journalism Awards

Announcing our incredible shortlisted journalists for the 2022 Excellence in Civil Liberties Journalism Awards!

Tickets are available here to our star studded 2022 Awards Ceremony and Annual Dinner on 20 October 2022.

Our award winning judges Jacqueline Maley, Professor Chris Nash and NSWCCL President Josh Pallas had an extremely difficult task working through a stellar field of entrants to shortlist. We had tremendous diversity, depth and sophistication amongst our nominees. We thank and acknowledge you all.

This year we are so proud and excited to announce our shortlist!

Young Journalist:

Jarni Blakkarly

Eden Gillespie

Amber Schultz


Paul Farrell

Adele Ferguson

Bernard Keane

Michael McGowan

Michael Roddan

Cam Wilson

We are also delighted to have the Hon. Linda Burney MP, Minister for Indigenous Australians, and Thomas Mayor, a signatory to Uluru Statement from the Heart, as our key-note speakers for the dinner. We will be kept on track by Charles Firth, founding member of the Chaser as our host for the evening.

We hope to see you there!