Ipswich City 2021 Business Excellence Awards

Ipswich Showgrounds 81 Warwick Road, Ipswich

Ipswich City 2021 Business Excellence Awards celebrates the bold work that propels our business community forward, inspires a competitive marketplace and fosters meaningful connections within and across business and industry sectors.

The Gala Black-Tie event takes place from 6:00pm, 23rd October 2021 at the Ipswich Showgrounds Main Pavilion featuring Celebrity MC, Arj Barker and top-ranking live band, 'B-Rocked'.

These Awards bring together all of our leading business people, creative start-ups and long-established professionals - a handful of whom will win the coveted Awards.   

Book Now for Ipswich City's Premier Business Event where we where we recognise and celebrate these amazing businesses delivering excellence in their fields. Nominations are underway and 2021's event is shaping up to be the best yet!


Networking AFTER 5

First launched in 2008, Networking AFTER 5 is now a mainstay of Chamber networking opportunities.

As the No. 1 Networking Organisation in the Ipswich Region, our Networking After 5 events provide our members with the opportunity to network with like-minded business people in an informal setting. These complimentary bi-monthly events also give our members the opportunity to promote their business and form stronger relationships with their current customers, meet potential customers, suppliers and establish a network of support services for members to create and maintain a dynamic business environment.

Featured Speakers

The Chamber offers a range of breakfast and luncheon events throughout the year featuring entertaining and informative guest speakers from the wider business community. Previous speakers include:

  • Ita Buttrose AO, OBE
  • Hon. Annastacia Palaszczuk MP
  • Duncan Armstrong AO
  • Tom Piotrowski – Commonwealth Securities
  • Paul de Gelder – Ex Navy Diver – Shark Attack Survivor
  • Ross Greenwood – Channel 9
  • Peter Irvine – Gloria Jean’s Coffees
  • Her Excellency Penelope Wensley AO
  • Governor of Queensland

The Chamber’s breakfast and luncheon speaking events are very popular and often sold out well before the RSVP date. All are welcome with Chamber members receiving the added benefit of a discounted ticket price.