Australian Paralympian of the Year

The Australian Paralympic Committee recognises the achievements of Paralympic athletes, coaches and administrators through several awards, including the Australian Paralympian of the Year.

The award and title is the highest honour for an athlete at the Australian Paralympic Committee Awards and is awarded in a Paralympic Games year to an athlete who has won a medal from the Games or has achieved outstanding results and performed their personal best.

Recipients are as follows:
1994    Louise Sauvage
1995    Priya Cooper
1996    Louise Sauvage
1997    Louise Sauvage
1998    Louise Sauvage
2000    Siobhan Paton
2002    Michael Milton
2004    Tim Sullivan
2008    Matthew Cowdrey
2010    Cameron Rahles-Rahbula
2012    Jacqueline Freney