Local Champion Awards

Local Champion Awards

It’s time to get around the champions in your club. Celebrate the people doing greats things on and off the pitch. Welcome to the NNSWF Local Champion Awards. 

The NNSWF Local Champion Awards are a monthly shout out to individuals and teams who make a difference across the football family.

We’re digging out these legends to recognise and reward their commitment to their club, community and football.  



  • Six awards per month (see award categories below) across northern NSW 
  • Delivered monthly between May and September  
  • Award nominations reviewed by a Northern NSW Football selection panel  
  • Monthly award winners are nominated for the annual Local Champion Awards in October  

Award categories  

  • Club 
  • Coach 
  • Player  
  • Referee 
  • Team  
  • Volunteer  
  • Hall of Fame (annual award category)


  • Monthly Local Champion Awards trophy


  • Nominations open – First week of the month  
  • Award winners announced – Last week of the month