Latest News

Jul 1, 2014

10 Working Days til Early Starters Discount Ends

Everyone loves to make a saving and so can you - simply start your entry and pay for it by 14 July and you'll save 20% off the standard entry price. There's only 10 working days left to benefit from this discount so now is the time to get started. (You still have until 11 August to enter but it will cost you a little bit more).

How to benefit from the Early Starters discount

  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 by 14 July 2014

Don't forget that you have until 11 August 2014 to return and complete your entry.

You can also download the entry form and start working on your entry offline.


Start My Entry Now

Why should you enter?

  1. The Event Awards is the only program that covers the entire industry, showcasing only the best of the best from each sector - you could be in the running to take home the National trophy and stand out above all the rest
  2. Receive comments from our panel of expert judges from around Australia to help boost your event and entry next time round - for examples of type of feedback, click here
  3. It's simple - we've revised the entry form and simplified it to only address the criteria required

To be in the running to stand out and take home the National award, enter now - don't forget there's a discount if you do so before 14 July.

Start My Entry Now

Best New Event

Do you have a new event that has never been staged before and not sure what category it would best fit into?

The Best New Event category is designed specifically for these new and innovative events entering the Australian event space.

Don't forget that you can enter the same event into multiple categories to be recognised for the other achievements the event has achieved (fee per entry applies).

Categories and Criteria

Event Organiser of the Year

Did you know that the Australian Event Awards has a category that recognises an individual or business that delivers events at consistently exceptional levels?

Are you an event organiser or part of an organisation that delivers events in Australia? If yes, then this is the award for you.

Read more about the category and enter now to be in the running to take home the national trophy and earn the national title of 'Event Organiser of the Year' for 2014.

Enter Now

Entry Tip #3 - Evidence is Key

Make sure that you back up your claims with evidence as it forms 10% of the judging criteria. Simply draw more focus about the claims you make in the entry by quoting from where you drew the data from, for example - reports, statistical analysis, stakeholder feedback.

More Hints and Tips