The City of Ipswich Business Excellence Awards showcase the cream of local business, across a variety of award categories, at a black tie dinner held  in October at the Ipswich Civic Centre.

The Winners for the 2018 City of Ipswich Business Excellence Awards were:

Ipswich City Council – New Business of the Year
Pet Dinners
Llewellyn Motors – Customer Service Award
Pterodactyl Helicopters
Ipswich Turf Club – Tourism / Community Event of the Year
IHF Park2Park
River 94.9 – Community Involvement Award
Ipswich Hospice Care
TAFE Queensland– Young Business Person of the Year
Jessika Brigginshaw (B Indulged Lash Brow & beauty)
Sirromet Wines – Business Person of the Year
Martin Sammut (Sammut Bulow)
Konica Minolta – Innovation in Business Award
Hello Home Doctor Service
The Queensland Times – Small Business of the Year
Pterodactyl Helicopters
RPQ Pty Ltd – Business of the Year
AUSblue
Ipswich Region Food & Agribusiness Network Award
Naughty Little Kids
Ipswich Chamber of Commerce & Industry President’s Award
TAE Aerospace

The Awards celebrate your success and aim to showcase the achievements of Ipswich businesses and employees making contributions to the continued growth of our economy.

Key Dates

Nominations Open

1st January 2019

Nominations Close

9th August, 2019

Submissions Close

13th September, 2019

Finalists Announced

27th September, 2019

Gala Awards Night

26th October, 2019

Inspiring individuals and businesses can nominate for 9 categories:

  • Ipswich City Council New Business of the Year
  • Llewellyn Motors Customer Service Award
  • Ipswich Turf Club Tourism/Community Event of the Year
  • River 94.9 Community Involvement Award
  • TAFE Queensland Young Business Person of the Year
    (35 years and under)
  • Sirromet Business Person of the Year (36 years and over)
  • Konica Minolta Innovation in Business Award
  • The Queensland Times Small Business of the Year
  • RPQ Pty Ltd Business of the Year

Ipswich Region Food & Agribusiness Network Award

(No nominations required for this)

The Ipswich Region Food & Agribusiness Network Award is presented to an individual, business or organisation which has made an outstanding contribution to the Food, Hospitality, Tourism and Agribusiness sectors within our region. They have actively contributed to increasing the region’s food, hospitality, tourism and agribusiness economy and have celebrated and promoted the unique opportunities available both locally and internationally.

Ipswich Chamber of Commerce & Industry President’s Award

(No nominations required for this)

This special award is determined by the President of the Ipswich Chamber. This is the ultimate award presented on the evening and can be presented to an individual, business or organisation which has made an outstanding contribution to business in the Ipswich region over an extended period.

Awards Night Information

Sat 26 October 2019

6.30pm for 7pm start

Venue TBA

  • Black tie, three course dinner, drinks and live entertainment.
  • MC: TBA
  • Tickets $TBA per person inc gst
  • Strictly limited tickets are available.

Special Guest MC
Laurence Mooney

Awards Sponsors