2017

WINNER ARIA Award / Best Original Soundtrack / Ali’s Wedding

2015

NOMINATION ARIA Award / Best Original Soundtrack / Paper Planes

2014

WINNER
ARIA Award / Best Classical Album / Compassion

2013

WINNER
Paul Lowin Orchestral Prize
Missa Solis – Requiem for Eli

2012

WINNER
Art Music Awards / Orchestral Work of the Year
Missa Solis – Requiem for Eli

2012

Honorary Doctor of Music (honoris causa) awarded by the University of New South Wales

2011

WINNER
Limelight 2011 Awards / Best New Composition
Missa Solis – Requiem for Eli

2007

WINNER
APRA/AGSC Award / Feature Film Score of the Year
Miss Potter

2007

WINNER
APRA/AGSC Award / Best Soundtrack Album
Miss Potter

2007

WINNER
APRA/AGSC Award / Best Music for a Mini-Series or Telemovie
Stepfather of the Bride

2007

NOMINATION
World Soundtrack Awards
“When you Taught me How to Dance” from Miss Potter / Best Original Song Written Directly for a Film

2007

NOMINATION
International Film Music Critics Association / Best Original Score for a Comedy film Miss Potter

2005

WINNER
APRA/AGSC Award / Best Music for a Mini-Series or Telemovie
Hell Has Harbour Views

2005

WINNER
APRA / AMC Awards / Instrumental work of the year
Six Fish

2003

WINNER
AGSC/ APRA Awards / Best Feature Film score
The Nugget

2003

NOMINATION
AGSC/ APRA Awards / Best film score
Horseplay

2002

NOMINATION for Sounds Australian / APRA Awards
Urban Myths

2001

WINNER
A.G.S.C. APRA Award / Best music for a soundtrack
Solarmax

1998

WINNER
A.G.S.C. Award / Best Original Music
A Little Bit of Soul

1998

WINNER
APRA Music Award / Most performed Classical Work
The Edge

1998

WINNER
Jean Bogan Memorial Prize for piano composition
Piano Sonata No. 1

1997

HIGHLY COMMENDED
Paul Lowin Orchestral Award
Invocations

1997

WINNER
Film Critics Circle of Australia Award / Best Original Music
Babe

1997

WINNER
Film Critics Circle of Australia Award / Best Original Music
Children of the Revolution

1996

WINNER
AGSC Award / Best Original Music
Children of the Revolution

1996

WINNER
AGSC / APRA Award / Best Soundtrack Album

The Edge

1996

WINNER
APRA Music A / Best Film Score
Babe

1996

NOMINATION
AFI Awards / Best Original Music
Children of the Revolution

1995

WINNER
AGSC /Best Music
The Celluloid Heroes

1993

NOMINATION
ARIA Awards / Best Film Soundtrack
Antarctica

1992

WINNER
APRA Awards / Contemporary Classical Composition of the Year

1992

2 NOMINATIONS
APRA Award / Contemporary Classical Composition of the Year

1990

Nomination
APRA Awards / Most Performed Serious Work

1989

Nomination
APRA Awards / Most Performed Serious Work

1988

GOLD MEDAL
Best Original Music / New York International Radio Festival.

1986

SELECTED as entrant for the Paris Rostrum.

1985

1ST PRIZE Jazz Action Society Composition Competition

1984

3RD PRIZE Jazz Action Society Composition Competition.