Contact our media team:

For all media enquiries relating to The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award Australia – Victoria, please contact:

Johanna Leitch – PR & Marketing Manager

Telephone – 03-8412 9333


Our media talent:

Stephen Mason – CEO Duke of Ed Victoria

Read Stephen’s profile here.

Topics Stephen can speak about:

  • here
  • social entrepreneurship
  • leadership development

Our media coverage:

  • The Huffington Post
  • The Leader Community Newspapers
  • The Weekly Review
  • The Australia Times

+ many more, watch this space!

  • “Before, I would only dream of what I could do; now I still dream, but I also go out and do it!”

    Sam Burdon, Gold Awardee
  • “The current environment is very challenging for young people, so it’s important they try to make themselves more attractive to employers. The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award is highly valued by business because they know it helps to develop more rounded individuals.”

    HRH The Earl of Wessex, KG, GCVO, ADC Trustee
  • “I believe The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award and other programs operated by the not-for-profit Awards Victoria Ltd are vital as they focus on developing our most valuable resource, our young people, who ultimately create the future of our community.”

    Gary Rowe, CEO, Safety Action Pty Ltd and Ambassador of The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award