The Ipswich Region Business Excellence Awards showcase the best of local business across a variety of award categories at a gala dinner held in October at the Events Centre at Ipswich Showgrounds.

In 2023 the theme of our awards is ‘Region of Opportunity’. We will highlight the numerous business opportunities on offer in the fast-growing Ipswich region and celebrate the industries which are central to Ipswich’s growth and prosperity.

We will share with the rest of Queensland and beyond, the immense talent on offer in local businesses and explain why Ipswich is the place to do business.

Finalists Announced!

The finalists for the 2023 Business Awards have been announced,.

We are introducing three new award categories this year which reflect our theme ‘Region of Opportunity’:

  • Bishopp -Property & Real Estate Award
  • Ipswich Turf Club – Business Support Services Award
  • Building & Construction Award – Sponsored by Blue Dog Training

Joining existing categories:

  • University of Southern Queensland – Education, Training & Skilling Award
  • CPC Productions – Tourism Business / Event of the Year Award
  • West Moreton Health – Health & Wellness Business Award
  • Connect & Grow – Food & Agribusiness Award
  • Ipswich City Council – Small Business of the Year Award
  • RPQ Group – Business of the Year Award
  • TAE Aerospace – Community Involvement Award
  • TAFE Queensland – Young Business Person of the Year Award
  • River 94.9 – Business Person of the Year Award
  • Club Services Ipswich – Customer Service Award
In each of these categories, businesses will be able to nominate themselves for the award/s for their industry category.
In 2023, the Customer Service Award will be judged entirely on customers’ testimonials. 

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Key Dates for 2023

2 March

Launch event

3 April

Nominations / submissions open

4 May

Award submission workshop

21 July

Submissions close

24 July

Judging begins

21 August

Finalists announced

7 October

Winners announced at our gala event

Join us to celebrate the winners at our annual Business Excellence Awards Event!

Sat 7 October


Ipswich Events Centre

Brothers Leagues Club were thrilled to be recognised by our fellow businesses and the Ipswich Chamber of Commerce to win a Business Excellence Award in 2022. This level of external recognition by the business leaders of our city continues to help drive us to continuously provide exceptional service, facilities and a variety of foods, beverages and entertainment that allows us to be known within our greater community as a destination club.
Matthew Simonov
Brothers Leagues Club

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