Australia’s peak industry awards for design hopes to unearth the next Elon Musk as it officially launches the international call for entries to Australia’s Good Design Awards.
The annual Good Design Awards is Australia’s most prestigious Awards for design and innovation with a proud history dating back to 1958. The Awards celebrate the best new products and services on the Australian market, excellence in architectural design, digital and communication design and reward emerging areas of design including business model innovation, social innovation and design entrepreneurship.
Submissions to the 2016 Good Design Awards, Young Australian Design Awards and the Design Entrepreneur Awards close on 15 April, 2016.
5 Good Reasons to Enter
Good Design Showcase Exhibition
For the first time ever, Finalists will be featured in the Good Design Showcase. Located in the heart of Vivid Sydney at the Overseas Passenger Terminal. The two-day event will be open to general public and is expecting record crowds for 2016, with more than 1,7M people attending Vivid Sydney in 2015 alone.
Good Design Awards Gala Night & After Party
Held on the opening night of Vivid Sydney, the Good Design Awards Gala Night & After Party is a highlight on the international design calendar. Guests will have an exclusive preview of the Good Design Showcase and the best spot in Sydney to enjoy the world famous light projections on the sails of the Opera House.
Significant Media and PR opportunities
The Good Design Festival attracts international design luminaries, industry thought-leaders, political and cultural dignitaries and mainstream media. The event offers widespread exposure through a range of media channels, with an estimated $5,7M in equivalent media value in 2015.
Good Design Tick of Approval
We’ve been setting the international standard for good design for nearly 60 years. The Good Design Selection and Good Design Award registered trademarks offer strong differentiation and market positioning for winning entries.
Finalists and winners will have their own unique online feature on the internationally recognised www.good-design.com website attracting more than 65,000 visitors each month.