The aim of the award is to recognise the significant role fathers play in their children’s well-being and development and to raise awareness of the value of fathers in the family and the community.

It identifies and honours outstanding fathers for their exceptional commitment to raising their children or for their exemplary contribution to the development of children in the community.


Please use this form to nominate an outstanding dad who deserves to be recognised.

The winners from all five regions around the state will be invited to a special luncheon on Thursday, August 29, 2019, where the state winner will be announced. 

The Queensland Father of the Year Award honours and celebrates the importance of fathers and father-figures throughout our state and its local communities.

Nominations from across the state will be judged by a panel of community leaders in the lead up to Father’s Day on 1st September 2019.

Submissions Close on Friday 5th July 2019.

Please make sure you have read the Criteria & Rules. You may then use the following electronic form to nominate an outstanding dad who deserves to be recognised, or you can download the PDF form and return it to us using the details on the contact page.