2017 New Zealand Television Awards
Best Documentary (shared with Paul Casserly and Irene Dol): Why Am I? The Science of Us

2017 New York Film and Television Festival
Best Documentary: Why Am I? The Science of Us

2011 Documentary Edge Festival (New Zealand)
Best Feature Documentary, NZ Section: I Am the River 
Nominated for Best Director - NZ Feature Documentary (with Luigi Cutore): I Am the River

2011 Aotearoa Film and Television Awards
Best Arts/Festival/Feature Documentary: I Am the River
Nominated for Best Information Programme: The Politically Incorrect Guide to Teenagers

2007 Air New Zealand Screen Awards
Nominated for Best Factual Series (with Dianne Lindesay): Hidden In The Numbers

2004 Hot Docs International Documentary Festival (Canada)
In Competition: The Viagra Generation

2002 Qantas Media Awards
Best Documentary: Il Majorre - My Father's War in Italy

1999 NZ Television Awards
Best Factual Series: Epitaph