Sculpture By the Bay Sponsors generously contribute awards for the best sculptures in each category as follows.

$3,000 Dianne Laurance Open Award – Judged on its artistic merits as the Best Public Sculpture.

$5,000 City of Busselton Acquisitive Award Judged on the criteria set out by the The City of Busselton, to suit the location of the Dunsborough Sculpture Trail.

$1,000 Happs Wines Emerging Artist Award For a work by an artist who has not previously exhibited their work publicly in a competitive exhibition. Sponsors’ discretion to split the award.

$1,500 Braeco Sales DarnArt Recycling AwardJudged as a work of sculptural merit constructed from more than 60% by volume recycled material. Sponsors’ discretion to split the award.

$1000  Christian Fletcher Environmental Award – Judged on the strength of its environmental message.

$500 JMW Real Estate Peoples’ Choice Awardfor a work judged by the Public to be the most popular piece of the exhibition, awarded on the final day of the exhibition.