Apparently the Ned Kelly Award Winners were awarded by the Crime Writers of Australia, but it was very difficult to find out the winners as there has not been a formal announcement--yet. However, Kerrie Smith was able to supply the following information.
Best Novel (Tie): DEEP WATER, Peter Corris SMOKE & MIRRORS, Kel Robertson
Best First Novel: GHOSTLINES by Nick Gadd
S.D. Harvey Award (short story) to "Fidget's Farewell" by Scott McDermott