2014 Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit
For Services to Dramatic Arts

1998 Independent Spirit Awards (United States)
Best Female Lead: for Sunday

1998 Istanbul International Film Festival (Turkey)
Special Jury Prize: for her performance in Sunday

1995 Australian Film Institute Awards
Nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role: for That Eye, the Sky

1992 Australian Film Institute Awards
Best Actress in a Lead Role: for The Last Days of Chez Nous

1976 Variety Club of Great Britain
Most Promising Artist of the Year: for All Creatures Great and Small