Awards and Honours
Nominated for several awards, Nevin has thrice won the Sydney Critics' Circle Award for her theatre work.
In 1981 she won the TV Logie award in the 'Best Lead Actress in a Single Drama or Mini Series' Category for her role as Shasta in Water Under The Bridge on the Ten Network. She had already won Logies as 'Most Popular Female' in Tasmania in 1965 and 1967 during her stint at the ABC.
On 8 June 1981, she was made a Member of the Order of Australia for services to the performing arts.
In 1999 she was awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Tasmania.
On 21 January 2004 she gave the Australia Day Address.
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