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Jun 17, 2014

Time to start your entry and take advantage of the Early Starters Discount

With 8 weeks to go before entries close, and only 4 weeks to take advantage of the Early Starters Discount, it’s time to start thinking about your entry to be in the running to take home one of the National trophies.

To qualify for the discount, all you have to do is make a start and pay your entry fee before 14 July - you can return at anytime until entries close to complete your entry.


Pay before the end of the financial year

Start your entry and pay before the end of the financial year by following these three easy steps:

  1. Log into the portal and select the category you want to enter
  2. Enter the entrant's details and save
  3. Pay your entry fee at the discount rate

You can return at any time to complete your entry before entries close on 11 August 2014.

Don't forget - you can also download the form as a word document from the portal and work offline.



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Support your State or Territory to take home the Best Event State or Territory Award

Every entry into the Best Event categories will now earn points toward the headline Best Event State or Territory award.

You can boost your state or territory's chance of taking home the Best Event State or Territory award simply by entering your event and earning points.

Entries which become finalists earn extra points as does the National winner.

Download the categories and criteria and see what best suits your event or product or service. You can also log onto the portal and download the questions – best of all, it’s free to log-in and start an entry so why not check it out today?

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Why should you enter?

Do you organise events, have a product or offer a service to the events industry? If yes, then here's why you need to enter:

  1. The Australian Event Awards is the only awards program to recognise great events and achievements across the entire Australian events industry
  2. Categories are open to all Australian events and event professionals regardless of event size, type, location or association membership
  3. Raise the profile of your events business both within your sector and across disciplines
  4. Benchmark your work – look at it critically through entering, receive judges' feedback from experts in your field, and experience healthy competition against the top industry players
  5. Reward your team for their hard work

Need more reasons? We've listed all the reasons why you should enter - click here to read more.

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Entry Tip #1 - Start Early

Start your entry early and answer the questions you already know the answers to.

Did you know that you can download the categories, criteria and questions from the portal? Download them now and start working on your entry offline.

Don't forget - if you create an entry and pay for it before 14 July, you'll be rewarded for starting early by getting the Early Starters Discount.

Start your entry now