Queensland Greats Awards

Recipients of the 2021 Queensland Greats Awards have been announced.

The Queensland Greats Awards recognises extraordinary Queenslanders who have made a long term contribution to, or whose achievements have significantly impacted, the history and development of Queensland.

The 2021 Queensland Greats were announced at a Brisbane ceremony in June 2021.

Nominations were open across three categories:

  • Individual
  • Institution
  • Posthumous

The 2021 Queensland Greats are:


  • Isobel (Pixie) Annat MBE OAM
  • Dr Margaret Mittelheuser AM and Dr Cathryn Mittelheuser AM
  • Professor Ajay Rane OAM
  • Aunty Ivy Trevallion
  • Karyn Walsh AM


  • QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute


  • Sister Regis Mary Dunne AO RSM

Find out more about the 2021 Queensland Greats recipients.

A total of 108 individuals, 17 institutions, 7 posthumous and 1 honorary recipient have now been honoured as Queensland Greats.

Nominations are now open for the 2022 Queensland Greats Awards.

To learn more about the awards or how to nominate, visit the website, email or phone 07 3003 9200.