Western Australian events, awards & prizes

Welcome to the Western Australian Chapter of the Australian Institute of Architects. This is the entry point for the many exciting opportunities and events that the Institute offers its West Australian and national members.

The Western Australian Chapter's program of awards provides opportunities for public and peer recognition of the state's achievements in architecture.

Its awards and events program features many highlights of the state's architectural calendar.

List of Jurors

Exhibition Opening

Tuesday 18 June 2019
6 – 8pm

Garden City Shopping Centre
Shop 146, Marmion Street Entry
Booragoon [map]

Drinks and canapés provided

Includes the E G Cohen medal presentations

Members – No Charge
Non member – $50.00

Exhibition Viewing Dates
Monday 17 June – Friday 28 June


Awards Presentations and After Party

Friday 28 June 2019

Join us to celebrate 2019 Architecture Awards at the award winning Optus Stadium with special guest DJ - Paul Wakelam RAIA

Member – $200.00
Non Members – $230.00
6.00pm - Drinks and canapes on arrival
7.00pm - Presentations commence
8.30pm - After party - substantial canapes and drinks

For guests driving to the venue, please click here for directions to reserved parking [map]

For those who require assistance on the night, please email Kim Burges or call 08 6324 3100.



Now that 2019 is in full swing, EmAGN representatives WA Chapter are holding the following sessions for Emerging Architects and Graduates as follows:
Thursday 30 May 19 - Overcoming adversity - navigating life and work with purpose
5.30pm arrival for 6.00pm start
Herbert Smith Freehills, Level 36, 250 St Georges Terrace

This event is proudly brought to you by the Emerging Built Environment (EBE) team.

The EBE team includes representatives from the following industry groups:

  • EmAGN (Emerging Architects & Graduates Network)
  • YEAWA (Young Engineers Australia WA)
  • WA Young Lawyers
  • PIA (Planning Institute of Australia)
  • YQS (Young Quantity Surveyors)


The Student Organised Network for Architecture (SONA) is the official student body of the Australian Institute of Architects.

To stay up to date with what we are up to and events we are organsing please follow our social media.
Facebook & Instagram: @sonawesternaustralia

Western Australian Sponsors

The Western Australian Chapter acknowledges the generous support of all its Partners

Major State Sponsor

State Sponsor


Event Sponsor

Awards Sponsors