2019 Induction & Awards Gala Dinner

The Sport Australia Hall of Fame 32nd Induction & Awards Gala Dinner

"The Sport Australia Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Dinner" is held annually in October at the Palladium at Crown Melbourne.

Renowned as Australia’s most prestigious sporting awards ceremony with the largest gathering of sporting greats, The Sport Australia Hall of Fame is proud to bring together our Members with Captains of Sport, Industry and Federal and State Government representatives, to share in a host of highlights at this very special Black-Tie Gala Dinner including

  • The Induction of eight new Australian sporting greats into the Sport Australia Hall of Fame
  • Announcement of the 38th Legend of Australian Sport
  • Naming of ‘The Don’ winner
  • Presentation to the recipients of the annual Scholarship and Mentoring Program


Induction into and recognition by The Sport Australia Hall of Fame is considered to be the highest national sporting honour that can be bestowed. With 541 Members it represents the pinnacle of Australian sporting excellence across all sports and genders.  

The Gala Awards Dinner is a must attend event and presents a premiere sport and business networking opportunity whilst reflecting and celebrating Australia’s most magnificent sporting achievements; past and present.
This event has sold-out for the past four years and is firmly established as sport's "Night of Nights".

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Details for the 32nd Induction and Awards Gala Dinner:

Date:    Thursday 13 October, 2016
Time:    6:30pm for 7:00pm (Members: 5:45pm)
Dress:   Black Tie
Venue:  Palladium at Crown, 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank, Victoria
Phone:  (03) 9510 2066
Email:   tania.sullivan@sahof.org.au