The A Bertram Chandler Award for Outstanding Achievement in Australian Science Fiction was established by the Australian Science Fiction Foundation in 1992 in recognition of the contribution that best-selling author Bert Chandler made to Australian Science Fiction in the decades spanning WWII to the mid-1980s.
The Chandler is a jury award for outstanding achievement over a goodly number of years.
The winner of the 2015 A Bertram Chandler Award for outstanding achievement in science fiction is Canberra writer, editor, publisher and convention runner Donna Maree Hanson.
It was presented on 5 April 2015 at Swancon 40, the 54th Australian Science Fiction Convention in Perth, Western Australia..
For details, including the citation for this year’s award, please refer to the Australian Science Fiction Foundation’s website.
Congratulations to Donna Maree. — Editor