Message from the ACE New South Wales President,

Dr Phil Lambert

ACE NSW has played an important role in raising the status of the profession and the professional development of educators, through its many state and
regional programs over the last 59 years. As a national independent association representing educators across all systems and sectors, ACE is a unique professional group for all

ACE NSW has a team of passionate educators who volunteer their time on committees to advance the education profession in numerous regions throughout the State. 

ACE NSW delivers a range of exceptional events and professional learning workshops for members throughout the year. In addition to this ACE NSW actively recognises the importance of our profession through a variety of Awards including the Wyndham Medal and Awards Dinner and the Members, Fellows and Guests Annual Oration.

If you would like to become involved with ACE NSW or volunteer your time and expertise to any of our regional groups, please contact Phil Lambert on: 


One of the highlights each year for the New South Wales Branch of the Australian College of Educators (ACE NSW) is the Annual Awards Dinner. The Awards Dinner will be held this year on Friday 7th September.

The following annual awards will be presented in 2018:

  • ACE NSW Sir Harold Wyndham Medal (24th year of this award)
  • ACE NSW Dr Paul Brock Medal (3rd year of this award)
  • ACE NSW Excellence in Education Awards
  • ACE NSW Outstanding Service Awards
  • ACE NSW Young Professionals Award
  • ACE NSW Media and Communications Awards
  • ACE NSW Social Justice & Community Service Awards.

All ACE NSW members are encouraged to nominate educators/ professionals who have demonstrated excellence for the award applicable to their particular area of expertise. 

Successful awardees will be invited to attend as the guest of ACE NSW. Nominators, family and friends are encouraged to come to this event to support the awardees and to share in the recognition and celebration of their achievements.

Completed nominations are to be forwarded by email as directed on the nomination form by 27th June 2018.

Please download and complete the information, and return via email. Nominators will be contacted in July to advise them of the outcome of their respective nominations.

Successful awardees will then be contacted by a member of the ACE NSW State Committee.    


ACE New South Wales Committee

Dr Phil Lambert PSM, FACE

President (2017 – 2019)

ACE National President-Elect (2017 – 2019)

Heather Causley, FACE

General Committee Member 

Jacky Grant

General Committee Member

Jenny Lewis

General Committee Member


 Nada Luksic

General Committee Member

Kirsten Macaulay

General Committee Member

Warren Marks

General Committee Member

Alexander Wharton

General Committee Member 



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