Platinum Sponsors


Sunshine Coast Council

Sunshine Coast Council has supported the Sunshine Coast Business Awards since their inception and have been a major sponsor for the past eight years. These Business Awards, which highlight the best and most innovative businesses we have in our region, have become the largest of their type in regional Australia. An awards program is a key action of the Regional Economic Development Strategy which highlights the need to support business excellence through a highly competitive award and recognition program.

Sunshine Coast Council 2018 Major Program Partner

(07) 5475 7272


Visit Sunshine Coast

Visit Sunshine Coast (VSC), is a not-for-profit, membership based, destination marketing organisation. Competition in the tourism sector is intense, so it is critical that VSC fosters a culture of excellence, and by supporting awards such as this - we hope to send a message that on the Sunshine Coast we welcome and reward the best of the best.
1300 847 481

Gold Sponsors


Noosa Council

Noosa's beauty, weather and enviable lifestyle opportunities make it one of Australia's most desirable places to live, work and visit. Located on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, Noosa is just 1.5 hours’ drive from Brisbane. Recognised as Queensland’s first UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Noosa epitomises a sustainable and healthy lifestyle location envied by many. And whether you prefer short, long or SUP we’ve got a pointbreak, open beach or tranquil river system to get back that work-life balance.

Noosa Council
07 5329 6500


Telstra Business Centre Sunshine Coast

As a business, we are experts in technology. Everything from phones, IT, nbn and entertainment, we have a heritage of serving our wide range of customers with passion while prioritising problem-solving solutions. We are a locally owned business with local experts and a local support team. Our team of local experts can provide the best Telstra products and all your technology solutions. We are backed by the best network and IT know how and are equipped to handle any scale of business technology needs.

Telstra Business Centre Sunshine Coast
07 5457 9667

Silver Sponsors



ADFX specialise in media, creative, video/radio production, print and content creation. We have been working with clients of all sizes from local to national, delivering integrated ad campaigns, branding, video/photography, print and digital solutions since 2004.

ADFX Effective Markerting & Advertising
 07 5478 4842


Bassett Barks

Bassett Barks Pty Ltd is one of Queensland's largest landscaping and potting media supply companies located on 40 hectares at the foot of the Glass House Mountains. With over 40 years experience, absolute commitment to customer service was the foundation on which Bassett Barks became the market leader it is today and this focus continues to set the company apart from its competitors.

Basset Barks
 07 5439 3461


Buderim Private Hospital

Buderim Private Hospital has been serving the Sunshine Coast community since 1980 and is part of UnitingCare Health - one of the largest not-for-profit private hospital groups in Queensland which operates more than 1000 licensed beds across four hospitals.

Buderim Private Hospital
 07 5430 3303



HeliMods is a progressive technology organisation, dedicated to advancing the capability of rotary-wing operations worldwide.
(07) 5491 7990


Kon-Tiki Business Centre

Kon-Tiki is the place to do business on the Sunshine Coast. Two state-of-the-art commercial office towers designed with a vision to provide a seamless mix of high end business amenities and lifestyle luxuries. Features include Fibre optic broadband capability, rooftop bar and terrace with 360 degree views, secure underground tenant parking as well as ground and level 1 for visitors and clients, luxurious amenities and end of trip facilities on every level, on-site centre management, unique, modern style offices spaces with an abundance of natural light, spacious balconies and like-minded business professionals.

(07) 5443 1056


Sunquest Industries

Sunquest Industries is one of the leading Signage, Plastics and LED Screen companies on the coast, with the Sunquest Brand entering its 38th year. Centrally located in Warana , with a 1000sqm manufacturing facility and qualified staff producing high quality projects, Sunquest Industries supplies signs, LED screens statewide. From concept to completion Sunquest is the “point of difference”.
 07 5437 8024

Sunshine Coast Airport

The Sunshine Coast Airport is the gateway to the beautiful Sunshine Coast and Noosa. Welcoming over 1 million passengers annually and offering 10 direct flights a days to/from Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, and seasonally Auckland. With your choice of Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin and Air New Zealand providing convenient connections, flying direct saves you time and money without the stress of being stuck in traffic. Enjoy the relaxing experience of flying local when you next fly for business or pleasure.

Sunshine Coast Airport
 1300 993 543

Bronze Sponsors


Australia Zoo

Australia Zoo, on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, is home of the Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin. Nestled on 110 acres and with over 1,200 native and exotic animals, it’s the most interactive wildlife adventure and conservation destination on the planet.

Australia Zoo
(07) 5436 2000



CQUniversity Australia has been on a phenomenal trajectory in recent years and its remarkable growth in student numbers, new courses, new campuses, infrastructure and reputation has seen it emerge as one of Australia’s truly great universities.
13 27 86


TAFE Queensland

TAFE Queensland is Queensland's largest, most experienced training provider. We deliver practical, industry-relevant training across a range of industries from entry-level certificates to bachelor degrees, at more than 50 locations in Queensland. We have Queensland covered, no matter where you are.

TAFE Queensland
1300 308 233


Pacific Motor Group

Pacific Motor Group is proud to have been servicing the Sunshine Coast community since 1986. With franchise dealerships for Ford, Kia, Isuzu UTE, Landrover and Jaguar, we are confident that we can help you find your next car!

Pacific Motor Group
(07) 5458 9777

Event Partners

Portable Creations

Portable Creations are a boutique supplier of premium grade mobile marketing kits designed to suit your exact needs and budget; hire or buy, it’s your choice. From concept to completion we provide an all-inclusive solution for your mobile marketing needs including project management, graphic design and on site logistics. With over 25 years of experience, Portable Creations are the leaders in mobile marketing.
 1300 136 005

Eyes Wide Open Images

Barry Alsop created his independent photography business Eyes Wide Open Images in 2000. Photography had simply been a life long hobby until a serious soul-searching exercise affirmed his desire to pursue his passion on a full time basis. During the past 20 or so years, he has documented an amazing range of events, sport, culture, travel, people and places.
0417 721 400

Sunshine Coast Convention Centre

The Sunshine Coast Convention Centre is the ultimate convention and event destination located within the natural beauty of bush and beach at the Novotel Twin Waters Resort. With fresh air and fresh ideas, we offer a flexible new way to conference. We are a premier convention and event destination combining a world class business and leisure venue with event expertise to create unique experiences. Step outside the box, this is not your average convention centre. The only limit is your imagination!
07 5450 9582

AV Partners

Specialising in audiovisual services, AV Partners can provide you with plenty of advice garnered from years of experience working in the industry. AV Partners are the audiovisual company of choice if you are looking for a partner that can help make your next event a success.
(07) 5450 9502

Media Partners


92.7 Mix FM

92.7 Mix FM is The Best Mix on the Coast; with the Sunshine Coast’s longest running breakfast show, Mark & Caroline and the greatest hits all day. 92.7 Mix FM is proud to be connected to the community in every way. They are passionate about their listeners and give back to the community through various appeals including their biggest effort, the annual Give Me 5 for Kids appeal. They are passionate about their music too. Playing the greatest hits from the past 50 years that people love. 92.7 Mix FM is local, fun, outgoing, positive and happy to embrace change 92.7 Mix FM is ‘The Best Mix on the Coast’.

Mix FM
(07) 5479 8333


Seven Network Sunshine Coast

Seven News, Queensland’s Number one, is proud of our long history and sponsorship of the Sunshine Coast Business Awards. Join us weeknights from 6 on the main 7 channel and again on 7TWO from 6.30pm. All our top stories can also be found online via our 7News Sunshine Coast Facebook page. You can also download our 7plus app to watch all your favourite shows.

7 News Sunshine Coast
(07) 5430 1777


Sunshine Coast Daily

A vibrant and successful publication, the Sunshine Coast Daily reflects the dynamic growth and affluence of our region. The Sunshine Coast Daily is our local daily newspaper committed to showcasing local business success stories.
(07) 5430 8000

In-Kind Sponsors


Spark Bureau

Conveniently located in the heart Maroochydore’s thriving Ocean Street precinct, Spark Bureau’s architecturally designed workspace, board & conference rooms, multimedia studio and facilities provide the ideal environment for conducting business in a vibrant, progressive and collaborative setting. And the best part...we’re a not-for-profit organisation which means you can enjoy all of these benefits for a fraction of what you would pay for conventional office space.

Spark Bureau
(07) 5370 8241


The Hive

Based in the Kon-Tiki building right in the heart of Maroochydore, The Hive features attractive serviced offices, coworking space and meeting space that combines functionality with high speed internet, reception and Team Hive to compliment your business. The Hive is a space that’s alive with enterprises and entrepreneurs alike, sharing the ultimate in inclusive office space. Be busier. Easier.
(07) 5451 0000