The Silver Stanley award is now known as the Jim Russell Award and is awarded to a cartoonist for services to the cartooning industry.
Illustrator - sponsored by Viscopy: Anton Emdin
Graphic Media Artist - sponsored by Newmatilda.com: David Follett
Comic Strip Artist - sponsored by The Daily Telegraph: Gary Clark
Single Gag Cartoonist - sponsored by The Courier Mail: Matt Golding
Caricaturist - sponsored by The Australian: John Spooner
Political/Editorial Cartoonist - sponsored by The Sydney Morning Herald: Peter Broelman
Gold Stanley - Cartoonist Of The Year - sponsored by The Herald Sun: Peter Broelman
Jim Russell Award for contribution to Australian cartooning: Norm Hetherington (Mr Squiggle)
Freelance political cartoonist, Adelaide-based Peter Broelman, has been awarded Cartoonist of the Year at the 25th annual Stanley Awards, presented in Sydney on November 14, 2009. Broelman, whose cartoons appear in a host of regional newspapers across Australia said he was really chuffed to receive the award, which came on the back of the Stanley Award for Editorial/Political Cartoonist earlier in the evening.
- The Stanleys - from the Australian Cartoonists' Association official website