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Winners

Celebrating Australia’s best businesses

Congratulations to all the Telstra Business Awards winners, who have been selected by our expert judging panel as the highest achieving businesses in their respective categories. We wish them all the best with their future success, and we can’t wait to see what they’ll achieve next.

National winner

Safetech Pty Ltd

2006 Telstra Australian Business of the Year

Safetech Pty Ltd specialises in the design and manufacture of materials handling equipment to provide solutions to manual handling problems. Established in 1985, the business is located in Moe and employs nearly 50 staff manufacturing products for four major categories; lifting and levelling, pallet handling, overhead handling solutions and stretch wrapping. The products are designed to improve worker safety and increase productivity in the workplace.
VIC

National category winners

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2006 Telstra Australian Private and Corporate Sector Award
SA

Imagination Entertainment

Imagination Entertainment creates, produces and distributes interactive entertainment globally. The business specialises in services such as interactive DVD games, console games, mobile phone games, television, digital media production and interactive TV.

2006 Telstra Australian Innovation Award
QLD

Microskin International Pty Ltd

Microskin International Pty Ltd was formed with the aim of improving the confidence of skin condition sufferers. Applied topically over an affected area, Microskin International reduces the appearance of burns, scars, birthmarks and any other skin discolouration by creating a 'simulated secondary skin'.

2006 Telstra Australian Regional Business Award
SA

Perry Trade Services

Perry Trade Services is a fully integrated trade services supplier. Its services include the design and installation of automation, communication, data, locksmith and security systems, and electrical and plumbing services for all domestic, commercial and industrial markets in the region.

2006 Telstra Australian Micro Business Award
NSW

Rent-A-Home.com.au

Rent-A-Home.com.au is a web-based listing and booking service for furnished homes and apartments across Australia. The business offers a real time listing, booking and payment service for holiday and executive rental accommodation. Established in 1999, the business was the first to develop an online search and transaction model for holiday and corporate rental properties.

Telstra Australian Alumni Achievement Award winner

Nexba Beverages

2015 Telstra Australian Micro Business Award

"We credit our success to mentors. Our strategy has always been to surround ourselves with experts to help us grow and hit our targets." Troy Douglas, Co-Founder and Brand Director

The story of beverage brand Nexba began on a beach during a summer's day in Rio Nexba, Mexico in 2010. Enjoying a cold glass of ice tea, engineer Drew Bilbe was inspired to create his own natural, low-calorie real ice tea to share with family and friends back home in Australia.
NSW

State winners

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2006 Telstra Small Business Award
State Winner NT

Avant Pty Ltd

Avant Pty Ltd is a recruitment and human resources (HR) consulting company. The business was established in 2003 and specialises in executive, permanent, temporary, contractual and piecemeal recruitment services. Over the past two years the business has introduced two new services to its offering; corporate services and training.

2006 Telstra Medium Business Award
VIC

AWMA Pty Ltd

AWMA Pty Ltd specialises in the design, manufacture and installation of water management, distribution and storage systems for the Australian water and waste industries. Established in 2000, AWMA product lines include aluminium and stainless steel water control gates, automation, flow metering, pipe systems and electrical contracting.

2006 Telstra Micro Business Award
NT

Boyanton Advertising

Boyanton Advertising is a full-service creative and advertising agency. Established in 1998, the agency's offering includes graphic design, marketing, advertising and brand development. The business operates out of Darwin and has grown from a sole-trader to a team of four full-time employees.

2006 Telstra Innovation Award
ACT

Brindabella Airlines

Brindabella Airlines is a regional airline based in Canberra. Brindabella Airlines started in 1994 with only one on-line aircraft. The business is now a Qantas affiliate airline, operating a fleet of 17 aircraft and employing over 40 staff. In 2000, the company added a flight training school to its business.

2006 Telstra Medium Business Award
ACT

Brindabella Airlines

Brindabella Airlines is a regional airline based in Canberra. Brindabella Airlines started in 1994 with only one on-line aircraft. The business is now a Qantas affiliate airline, operating a fleet of 17 aircraft and employing over 40 staff. In 2000, the company added a flight training school to its business.

2006 Telstra Small Business Award
VIC

Clyne Foods

Clyne Foods is a dried fruit processing and packaging company based in Warracknabeal, north west Victoria. Clyne Foods was established in 2004 in response to the high level of imported dried fruit in the Australian market. Clyne Foods sources fruit from 130 Sunraysia growers for domestic and international markets.

2006 Telstra Small Business Award
State Winner SA

CQR Consulting

CQR Consulting provides independent information security services to clients from both corporate and government sectors, including local businesses in Adelaide as well as companies from Europe, Asia and the USA. The company offers its clients a portfolio of services to effectively manage risks associated with the Internet, such as professional hacking and online data storage.

2006 Telstra Small Business Award
State Winner ACT

CRE8IVE

CRE8IVE is a full service advertising agency specialising in the integration of the internet and electronic communication with traditional advertising mediums. CRE8IVE is a locally owned and operated company, predominantly servicing local and federal government, private enterprises and not-for-profit organisations in the Canberra region.

2006 Telstra Micro Business Award
QLD

Entitled Clothing Company

Entitled Clothing Company designs and manufactures signature women's fashion in sizes 8-32. The business has grown from one woman based in Moorooka Brisbane, to a national company with over 25 stylists. It now services thousands of women directly in their own homes.

2006 Telstra Micro Business Award
SA

Getaways Reservation Service

Getaways Reservation Service provides a comprehensive booking service for visitors and operators within South Australia. Based in the Barossa Valley, the business assists with tourism requirements including accommodation, car hire, restaurant bookings, events, concerts, tours and attractions.

2006 Telstra Micro Business Award
TAS

Grindelwald Kennels & Cattery

Grindelwald Kennels & Cattery provide specialised boarding facilities for dogs and cats. The business was bought by its current owners in 2001 and offers accommodation for pets for periods ranging from overnight to 12 months. Grindelwald Kennels & Cattery provide a wide range of services including pickup and delivery, dog washing and a 24 hour veterinary service.

2006 Telstra Private and Corporate Sector Award
SA

Imagination Entertainment

Imagination Entertainment creates, produces and distributes interactive entertainment globally. The business specialises in services such as interactive DVD games, console games, mobile phone games, television, digital media production and interactive TV.

2006 Telstra Innovation Award
SA

Imagination Entertainment

Imagination Entertainment creates, produces and distributes interactive entertainment globally. The business specialises in services such as interactive DVD games, console games, mobile phone games, television, digital media production and interactive TV.

2006 Telstra Private and Corporate Sector Award
TAS

Matthews Constructions Pty Ltd

Matthews Constructions Pty Ltd provides a wide range of services to the commercial building industry. Services include civil construction, commercial building, project management, design/construct projects, joinery, architectural, specialised housing, mining capital and maintenance works.

2006 Telstra Small Business Award
QLD

Medimobile Pty Ltd

Medimobile Pty Ltd provides businesses with a mobile influenza vaccination service, helping to reduce absenteeism in the workplace. Based in Brisbane, Medimobile's national network of doctors provides vaccinations to companies throughout Australia including BHP Billiton, Clayton Utz and Universal Pictures.

2006 Telstra Innovation Award
QLD

Microskin International Pty Ltd

Microskin International Pty Ltd was formed with the aim of improving the confidence of skin condition sufferers. Applied topically over an affected area, Microskin International reduces the appearance of burns, scars, birthmarks and any other skin discolouration by creating a 'simulated secondary skin'.

2006 Telstra Innovation Award
NSW

North Coast Breast Centre Pty Ltd

North Coast Breast Centre Pty Ltd was established in 2003 to provide the North Coast region with modern surgical and medical breast care. The centre specialises in breast reduction and reconstruction procedures as well as breast cancer services.

2006 Telstra Regional Business Award
SA

Perry Trade Services

Perry Trade Services is a fully integrated trade services supplier. Its services include the design and installation of automation, communication, data, locksmith and security systems, and electrical and plumbing services for all domestic, commercial and industrial markets in the region.

2006 Telstra Medium Business Award
SA

Perry Trade Services

Perry Trade Services is a fully integrated trade services supplier. Its services include the design and installation of automation, communication, data, locksmith and security systems, and electrical and plumbing services for all domestic, commercial and industrial markets in the region.

2006 Telstra Micro Business Award
ACT

Power Initiatives

Power Initiatives specialises in business development and project management services. The business provides facilities, development and property services, business and quality management systems, environmental and occupational health and safety systems, as well as risk management.

2006 Telstra Micro Business Award
NSW

Rent-A-Home.com.au

Rent-A-Home.com.au is a web-based listing and booking service for furnished homes and apartments across Australia. The business offers a real time listing, booking and payment service for holiday and executive rental accommodation. Established in 1999, the business was the first to develop an online search and transaction model for holiday and corporate rental properties.

2006 Telstra Innovation Award
State Winner VIC

Safetech Pty Ltd

Safetech Pty Ltd specialises in the design and manufacture of materials handling equipment to provide solutions to manual handling problems. Established in 1985, the business is located in Moe and employs nearly 50 staff manufacturing products for four major categories; lifting and levelling, pallet handling, overhead handling solutions and stretch wrapping. The products are designed to improve worker safety and increase productivity in the workplace.

2006 Telstra Private and Corporate Sector Award
NSW

SmartSalary Pty Ltd

SmartSalary Pty Ltd specialises in outsourced salary packaging administration services for large corporate clients, government and major healthcare groups. Founded by Macquarie Bank and private investors in 2001, SmartSalary was recently acquired by international publicly listed company Paxys Inc.

2006 Telstra Westpac Business Owner of the Year
State Winner TAS

Stepping Stones Children's Services

Stepping Stones Children's Services provide childcare services for children up to 12 years. Established in 1996, the business operates nine centres across northern Tasmania. Each centre provides long day care, before school care, after school care, vacation care and play centre provision.

2006 Telstra Innovation Award
TAS

Tamar River Cruises

Tamar River Cruises provide river cruises on the Tamar River and through the Tamar Valley. Established in 1996, the business has a fleet of two boats; an 1890s style riverboat called Lady Launceston and a modern Cougar Catamaran, Tamar Odyssey.

2006 Telstra Micro Business Award
VIC

The Coaching Institute

The Coaching Institute specialises in life and business coaching, offering programs in training, teaching, customer service and communication. Established in 2004, the business caters for a wide range of clients including managers, entrepreneurs, athletes and entertainers, and has worked with clients such as Flight Centre Limited, ALCOA, Myer and Caltex.

2006 Telstra Small Business Award
NSW

The Purist Company Pty Ltd

The Purist Company Pty Ltd was established in 1997 and specialises in the manufacture and sale of hair, skin and body care products. These products are created from naturally-based, certified organic ingredients, formulated without animal ingredients or animal testing and are distributed to over 1500 stockists across Australia.

2006 Telstra Small Business Award
State Winner NSW

the white agency

The white agency is a full-service, interactive advertising agency that specialises in digital marketing. Established in 2003, the business services include media strategy, media planning and buying, creative concepts, website design and email / SMS marketing. Major clients of the white agency include Jaguar Australia, Coca-Cola South Pacific and Macquarie Bank.

2006 Telstra Small Business Award
State Winner QLD

Wesley Corporate Health

Wesley Corporate Health is a leading corporate health provider specialising in research-based, medically supervised programs focusing on executive health, workplace health, weight management, and injury prevention and rehabilitation.

2006 Telstra Small Business Award
TAS

Winemaking Tasmania Pty Ltd

Winemaking Tasmania Pty Ltd provides a specialist contract winemaking and processing operation for the Tasmanian wine industry. The business makes, bottles and packages wine for its clients, and provides contract processing services including mobile bottling, filtration, reverse osmosis and sparkling wine disgorging.

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