Jude Bugeja – Peer Experience Award

This category is open to any individual or group who through their direct experience with mental illness demonstrates a significant contribution to improving the lives of people with mental illness and their families and/or carers.


  1. Enhances the quality of life, supports and/or services for people with a mental illness in Queensland.
  2. Promotes social justice and raises mental health awareness in the community.
  3. Promotes and facilitates consumer and/or carer participation in Queensland.
  4. Demonstrates qualities of leadership, vision and innovation.