The Business Disability Awards of Australia

The Business disABILITY Awards of Australia - Toowoomba & Darling Downs Region are back and nominations and entries are now open for 10 award categories.

Categories include:

SOCIAL INCLUSION AWARD 

Recognising excellence in creating, promoting or supporting an inclusive workplace culture that supports all abilities.

OUTSTANDING EMPLOYER AWARD

Recognising an employer who has provided opportunities for a person with a disability to pursue paid work in a supportive workplace.  

OUTSTANDING EMPLOYEE AWARD

Recognising an employee who has demonstrated a notable attitude or effort in a work place.

OUTSTANDING VOLUNTEER AWARD

Recognising a volunteer who has demonstrated a notable attitude or effort in a work space.

INNOVATION & ACCESS AWARD

Recognising outstanding achievement and/or creativity in pursuing new, different or unique ways to increase awareness or adoption of inclusive practices in a work, training or volunteer space.

TRAINING AWARD | NEW 

Recognising excellence in the inclusion of people with a disability in education and/or training.

INDIGENOUS CHAMPION AWARD | NEW 

Recognising individuals, Business or a Community Group that has paved the way for First Nations peoples in the Employment Space.

BUSINESS ENGAGEMENT AWARD

Recognising outstanding achievement and/or effort in collaborating and engaging with the business community to create employment opportunities for people with a disability.

ELISSA FLANAGAN 'AIM HIGH' SCHOLARSHIP

Awarded to an individual with a disability to be used towards the cost of professional development, training and/or education in their chosen field or pursuit.

JUDY ANTONIO MEMORIAL AWARD

Judy Antonio was the Patron of the Business DisABILITY Awards before she sadly passed away in 2016.  This Award will recognise a business, group or individual that epitomises the values of social inclusion as so strongly espoused and lived by Mrs Antonio.  The recipient will be chosen by the Awards Committee and  endorsed by Mayor Paul Antonio.

Key Dates 

Nominations/Applications open  -  Thursday 1 July 

Gala Awards tickets on sale  -  Thursday 1 July

Nominations/Applications close. -  Friday 27 August 

Awards Gala Dinner  -  Thursday 9 September

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Street Address 18 Hanna Ct, 
Kearney's Spring, QLD 4350

Postal Address PO Box 8209, 
Toowoomba, QLD 4350


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