The Awards recognize and celebrate outstanding performance of local businesses across the Bayside area.

Why should I enter my business?

How would winning an award for being the “best in Bayside” benefit your business?

  • By attracting new customers and staff?
  • In establishing greater credibility with prospective customers and suppliers?
  • Increasing respect from your peers?

It’s free to enter,  simply complete a form!

  1. A business self-nominates to be included in The Awards.
  2. The submitted form is reviewed by a panel of independent judges.
  3. The judges visit the finalists.
  4. Notified finalists will be supplied with promotional display material.
  5. Winners are announced at a prestigious Gala Dinner.

The Bayside Business Awards are organised by Bayside Rotary Clubs (Beaumaris, Brighton, Brighton North, Hampton & Sandringham) and the Bayside Business Network.
We are supported by Bayside Council.

2019 was our first year, showing an astonishing number of entries.

The Awards are for small and medium-sized organisations in the Bayside area and must be;

  • Registered, majority owned and operated within Bayside Council Municipality
  • In operation for a minimum of 2 years as of 30 June 2020

View the full eligibility criteria.


Nominations open12 March 2020
Nominations close30 June 2020
Judging periodJuly 2020
Finalists announcedAugust 2020
Gala awards evening7 October 2020

Nominating a business

Can I nominate my own business?

Yes, this is the only way to enter The Awards.

I can’t answer all of the questions on the form, is this okay?

Yes, as some questions may not be relevant.

How do I get help with the form or the nomination process?

Please use the contact form.

Download the Nomination Form