• 19871987

    Antipodes Literary Journal - Winning poem (The Blossom Vendor: Salonika).

  • 19881988

    Antipodes Literary Journal - Winning short story (The Thief).

  • 19901990

    Writer’s Fellowship from the Australia Council.

  • 19921992

    Grant from Arts Victoria for the Greek translation of Sonnets: Offerings from Mt Athos.

  • 19931993

    Victorian Arts Centre Wal Cherry Prize for the Best Playscript of the Year for The Drought.

  • 19951995

    The Drought shortlisted for the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award.

  • 19961996

    Writer-in-residence at Victoria University funded jointly by the Australia Council and VU.

  • 19971997

    Hellenic Award of Distinction for Literature.

  • 19971997

    Grant from Arts Victoria to write the play The Picnic.

  • 19991999

    The French Mathematician shortlisted for the New South Wales Premier’s Literary Awards

  • 19991999

    Awarded the Australia Council’s B.R. Whiting studio in Rome.

  • 20002000

    The French Mathematician shortlisted for the South Australian Festival Literary Awards.

  • 20062006

    Awarded Melbourne University’s Wesley Michel Wright Poetry Prize for the collection of poetry Four Quarters.

  • 20082008

    Recipient of a 2008-2009 Creative Fellowship from the State Library of Victoria.

  • 20092009

    Writer-in-residence, Lavigny, Switzerland 23.6.09-15.7.09