RACV Transport Quill

Josh Gordon
The Age

Josh Gordon of The Age has won the RACV Transport Quill.

Judges' statement

Josh Gordon's extensive report revealed and explained major issues with the controversial East West road link. The report provided new clarity on an issue of genuine public interest. His use of graphics illustrated the scope of the proposal and its potential consequences across Melbourne.

Highly commended

Highly commended were Brendan Donohoe, Seven News and Kate Stowell, ABC.

Judges' statements

Donohue revealed the Victorian budget’s centre piece: the green light for the East-West Tunnel, with a total estimated cost of $14 billion.

Stowell's story revealed the full extent of the Victorian government’s plans to build detention cells inside PSO pods at more than 50 Melbourne metropolitan railway stations.

Winning entry

Click here to read the winning entry online