Senior Sports Star of the Year for 2017


Senior Monthly Award Winners for 2017


Shenae Ciesiolka
Rugby 7s
Conor McLoughlin
Nicole Maynard

Shenae was a member of the Australian Women’s Sevens team which was victorious in the final, winning 35–0, at the Hottest Sevens Tournament in Darwin. She was selected as a member of the Australian Open Rugby Sevens Womens Team which travelled to Okinawa, Japan to compete in the International Womens Rugby Sevens Tournament. At this event the Australian team were defeated in the final by the USA 19-12.
At the Australian Athletics Championships held in Sydney, Conor won the gold medal in the Under 20 Mens Discus and made it to the final (coming 5th) in the Under 20 Mens Shotput. A fantastic effort as Conor at just 18 was competing in the older age group. At the Queensland Athletics Championships Conor won gold medals in the Under 20 Mens Discus and Shotput.
At the Australian Athletics Championships, Nicole made the final of the Open Womens Long Jump, but had to withdraw due to injury. She also made the semi-finals of the Open Womens 400m Hurdles. At the Queensland Athletics Championships, Nicole won gold in the Open Womens 400m Hurdles, being the youngest competitor to win this open competition for at least 10 years. She also won the gold medal in the Open Womens Long Jump.