Nominations for the Business Excellence Awards are closing soon


There’s only two more weeks left to nominate your business for a Business Excellence Award. Last year, more than 100 businesses entered the awards, with 28 of these recognised as finalists. Nine category winner and one business of the year was awarded with prizes worth more than $11,000. This year we’re doing it all again and we would love our local businesses to nominate.

There are nine categories your business can enter:

  • Creative
  • Retail
  • Tourism
  • Hospitality
  • Trade, building and construction
  • Agriculture and manufacturing
  • Health and community
  • Start up
  • Professional services.

One category award winner will also be selected as Business of the Year. This will be awarded to the business with the highest scoring individual application across the nine categories as determined by the judging panel.

There are many reasons to enter your business: the Awards recognise innovation, sustainability and excellence. It gives businesses the opportunity to showcase the excellent work they do in their industry. Placing as a finalist or winning is good for morale and marketing. The Awards can also be used as a business development opportunity to make improvements, be inspired and learn from the success of others.

Applications close Monday 14 August. Give your business and your team a boost by nominating for an award. Any business located within the Mornington Peninsula Shire municipality is eligible to enter, whatever their business size.

Businesses can enter via an online form with questions to demonstrate why their business is the best in its field. Entry into the Awards is free.

Finalists and winners will be celebrated at the Awards gala ceremony and dinner on 15 November at RACV Cape Schanck.

To enter or find out more please visit:

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