We gratefully acknowledge and thank our generous sponsors. Our Awards for Excellence, which recognise the outstanding achievements of hundreds of young journalists, photographers, sales and marketing professionals who daily create the story of Australia at a grass-roots level, would not be possible without the continued support of the following companies:


The News Community Media network comprises 111 publications covering Australia’s six major capital cities, offering an unparalleled audience. Our network of 111 local mastheads reaches 4.4 million readers1 each week and 1 million visitors come to our local online pages monthly.

Our dedicated local journalists are connected to the heartbeat of Australian communities. Every week we deliver local news and lifestyle content that families rely on to help them get the most out of where they live and keep them up to date with what’s going on in their local community.


As Australia’s most awarded web offset printer, Hannanprint has an exceptional history in the volume commercial printing of catalogues, newspapers and magazine publications. Hosting one of the most modern printing facilities in the southern hemisphere they can provide a total solution from files to mailing.


Australasia’s leading media company with publications and websites in every State and the ACT in Australia, and throughout New Zealand.