2012 New Zealand Television Awards
Nominated for Best Current Affairs Reporting for a Weekly Programme or One-Off Current Affairs Special (with Max Adams and Chris Cooke): for Sunday, The Silent Witness story
Nominated for the same award (with Carolyne Meng-Yee): for Sunday, Reasonable Doubt story

2011 Aotearoa Film and TV Awards
Nominated for Best Current Affairs Reporting for a Weekly Programme or One-Off Current Affairs Special: for Sunday, A Tale of Two Light Bulbs story

2010 Qantas NZ Film and TV Awards
Best Current Affairs Reporting - Weekly Programme (shared with Joanne Mitchell): for Sunday, Discourse with a Dictator story 
Best Current Affairs Series: Sunday

2005 Qantas TV Awards
TV Journalist of the Year
Nominated for Best Current Affairs Reporter: for Sunday, Battle of the Berrymans story
Nominated for Best Current Affairs Report Team (with cameraman Peter Day and editor Dan Bestr) for Sunday, London Bombings story 

2001 New York Festivals
Gold Medal - International TV Programmes: for 60 Minutes, Mary and Moses story

1997 New York Festivals
Gold Medal - International TV Programmes - Religious Programmes Section: for 60 Minutes, Sisters of Silence story

1996 New York Festivals
Silver Medal - International TV Programmes: for 60 Minutes School of Hard Knocks story

1995 Qantas Media Awards
Television Prize: for The Last Victim story