CNAV Awards

Best Community Reporting

Finalists Meredith & District News and East Loddon Community News
Winner Waranga News

Best Editorial

Finalists Springdale Messenger and Traf News
Winner Noojee News

Best General Feature Story

Finalists The Pinnacle
Winner Ferntree Gully News

Best History Story

Finalists Great Gisborne Gazette and Thomson Times
Winner Burwood Bulletin

Best Layout

Finalists Great Gisborne Gazette and Ferntree Gully News
Winner Mountain Monthly

Best newsletter 12 pages and under

Finalists Poowong Press and Drouin West Chronicle
Winner Carisbrook Mercury

Best Sports Reporting

Finalists Waranga News and Mountain Monthly
Winner Traf News

Best young people’s writing

Finalists Churchill & District News and Stratford Town Crier
Winner Diamond Creek News

CNAV awards special mentions

The following entries received special mentions from the judges

  • Chewton Chat (Community reporting 2nd place)
  • Studfield Wantirna News (Community reporting 3rd place)
  • Beeac District News (Editorial 2nd place)
  • Landsborough & District News (History story 2nd place)
  • Mirboo North Times (History story 2nd place; Layout 3rd place)
  • Yinnar South Newsletter (Newsletter 12 pages 2nd place)
  • Bass Valley News (Newsletter 12 pages 3rd place)
  • Birregurra Mail (Young people’s writing 3rd place)
  • Village Bell (Young people’s writing. Two 3rd places)