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Entries for the 2017 Telstra Business Awards are now closed. Nominated businesses will be part of the 2018 program.
Entering the Awards starts with being nominated. Anyone can nominate – employees, associates, friends, family, clients or customers. Owners are also welcome to nominate their own businesses or charities. Once nominated, to officially be part of the Awards program, businesses and charities need to submit a completed online entry form.
|2017 Entry Dates|
|2017 entries open||Monday 30 January 2017|
|2017 entries close||Midnight AEDT Thursday 16 March 2017|
Nominations are open year round. Nominations for the 2017 Awards program are now closed. Nominated businesses will be part of the 2018 program.
Entrants who are chosen as finalists will be invited to a workshop and a dinner in their State or Territory. Additional tickets for the dinner can be purchased for staff, friends and families who are welcome to attend the event as it’s a perfect chance to thank them and have them share the celebration.
|2017 Finalist Workshop Dates (media training and event preparation for finalists)|
|Northern Territory||Monday 3 July
|Western Australia||Thursday 6 July|
|South Australia||Monday 10 July|
|Queensland||Thursday 13 July|
|New South Wales||Monday 17 July
|Australian Capital Territory||Thursday 20 July|
|Tasmania||Monday 24 July|
|Victoria||Thursday 27 July|
|2017 State & Territory Dinner Dates|
|Northern Territory||Tuesday 4 July|
|Western Australia||Friday 7 July
|South Australia||Tuesday 11 July|
|Queensland||Friday 14 July|
|New South Wales||Tuesday 18 July
|Australia Capital Territory||Friday 21 July
|Tasmania||Tuesday 25 July|
|Victoria||Friday 28 July|
National Gala Dinner
The 2017 State and Territory winners will be flown to Sydney for the National judging on Thursday 24 August, culminating in a glittering celebration dinner on the night of Friday 25 August.
Thanks to our participation in the program, we have received increased recognition and engagement from both the press and medical community at large. I would recommend any innovative organisation to participate.
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