Category Information


How to Nominate for the Gippsland Business Awards

You can enter by completing the nomination on this website.
Please add to your contacts list to make sure you receive confirmation of your nomination in your inbox.


Once you submit your nomination the business you nominated will be given a unique link to complete their entry details.

Entry Categories


Provision of accommodation services including: hotels, motels, bed & breakfasts, holiday parks or holiday cabins

Beauty and Personal Care

Provision of beauty and personal care services including hair, makeup, weight loss, personal trainers, laser clinics, or similar

Business and Professional Services

Provision of commercial services including but not limited to : finance, investment, insurance, superannuation, real estate agents, recruitment, solicitors, book keepers, accountants, business coaching /advisors and information technology services

Food Wine Producers

Producers of food or wine, vineyards, crop, fruit/vegetable growers, farming (sheep, beef, poultry, etc), commercial fishing, or related services

Health & Wellbeing

Services to the health industry including dentists, physiotherapists, masseurs, medical practices, radiology, audiology, holistic health, etc


Food and beverage services including cafes, restaurants, pubs, taverns, bars, food vendors, and clubs


For domestic or export purposes, manufacturing or processing of food, textile, leather, wood, paper, glass, iron steel, petroleum, coal, chemical, rubber, plastic, transport, photographic, scientific, electronic, electrical, industrial machinery, furniture or similar, printing, publishing, and recorded media

Mechanical Trades & Construction

Suppliers of mechanical, trade, building and associated services, in the construction, vehicle, and building industries

New Business

Any businesses that has been operating for less than two years as at that closing date for entries


Retail business operations including: supermarket, grocery stores, specialised food retailing, clothing, furniture, homewares, electrical, computer, recreational, personal, household goods, etc. along with household equipment repair services, motor vehicle retailing and services

Tourism Activities & Attractions

Provision of tourist facilities, activities, or related services