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2017 Australian Export Awards Program

Register your interest for the 55th Australian Export Awards program here

The Australian Export Awards (AEA) is a national program that recognises Australian businesses for their export achievements and contribution to Australia's economic prosperity.

Businesses enter the AEA through their state and territory export award programs. State and territory winners progress as national finalists, from which one category winner will be crowned the Australian Exporter of the Year.

The 54th National Awards Ceremony, hosted by the Minister for Trade, Tourism, and Investment, the Hon Steven Ciobo MP, was held on Thursday 24th November in Brisbane at the Royal International Convention Centre.

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The 54th Australian Export Awards

54th Australian Export Award Winners

2016 Winners

2016 winner Almondco Australia Ltd_widget
2016
Almondco Australia Ltd (SA)Regional Exporter
Almonds can help improve heart health, lower cholesterol, reduce weight, and enhance brain function and muscle recovery. South Australia’s Almondco Australia is taking these nutritional nuts to the wo ...
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2016 winner Freelancer_widget
2016
Freelancer.com (NSW)
E-commerce
Freelancer.com is the world’s largest freelancing and crowdsourcing marketplace by number of users and projects. Through its marketplace, employers can hire freelancers to do work in areas such as sof ...
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2016 winner Aim Lab Automation Technologies_widget
2016
Aim Lab Automation Technologies (QLD)
Manufacturing
Laboratories analyse hundreds of samples a day for many different tests, which are performed on a variety of analysers. In these busy labs, the logistics of organising and analysing the large number o ...
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2016 winner Sentek Technologies_widget
2016
Sentek Technologies (SA)
Environmental Solutions
The search for a better way to monitor soil moisture and manage irrigation in South Australia’s Riverland region led to the founding of Sentek Technologies. Established in 1991, the company developed ...
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2016 winner Envato_widget
2016
Envato (VIC)
Digital Technologies
Envato is a collection of online marketplaces that connect people in need of digital content with animators, designers, web developers and musicians.
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2016 winner Cutting Edge_widget
2016
Cutting Edge (QLD)
Creative Industries
In 25 years, the Cutting Edge Group has grown from a three-person operation to one of Australia’s largest content creation businesses with 600 employees and facilities in four locations.
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2016 winner Incat Crowther_widget
2016
Incat Crowther (NSW)
Business Services
Formed in 2005 from a merger between Incat Designs and Crowther Multihulls, Incat Crowther is a naval architecture and engineering services company that designs specialised ships.
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2016 winner Typefi Systems_widget
2016
Typefi Systems (QLD)
Small Business
Founded in 2001, Typefi Systems provides a platform that allows people to publish content faster and in more formats.
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2016 winner Ego Pharmaceuticals_widget
2016
Ego Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd (VIC)
Health and Biotechnology
Ego Pharmaceuticals is the largest Australian-owned pharmaceutical company specialising in dermatology. The company conducts its own research and development; manufacturing and marketing more than 120 ...
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2016 winner iSimulate Pty Ltd_widget
2016
iSimulate (ACT)
Education and Training
Founded in 2011, iSimulate provides medical simulation technology that makes it easier, simpler and more cost-effective to train health professionals.
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2016 AEA Investment Award  Finalist - Boeing Australia
2016
Boeing Australia (US)
Investment
Boeing, the world's largest aerospace company, employs more than 3,000 people in 27 locations across Australia.
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2016 winner Gekko Systems_widget
2016
Gekko Systems (VIC)
Minerals, Energy and Related Services
Founded in 1996, Ballarat-based Gekko Systems provides mineral-processing solutions to gold and silver mining companies worldwide.
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2016 winner Australian Honey Products Pty Ltd_widget
2016
Australian Honey Products (TAS)
Agribusiness
Lindsay Bourke started his apiary business with 200 hives while working as a firefighter. Today, Australian Honey Products (AHP) exports 65 per cent of its award-winning products to Asia, Europe and N ...
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54th Australian Export Awards highlights

Watch these highlights from the 2016 Australian Export Awards and relive the moment when our Australian Exporter of the Year was announced.

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54th Australian Export Awards Winners

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2016 winner Typefi Systems_widget
Small Business
Typefi Systems (QLD)QLD
Founded in 2001, Typefi Systems provides a platform that allows people to publish content faster and ...
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2016 winner Envato_widget
Digital Technologies
Envato (VIC)
VIC
Envato is a collection of online marketplaces that connect people in need of digital content with an ...
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2016 winner Incat Crowther_widget
Business Services
Incat Crowther (NSW)
NSW
Formed in 2005 from a merger between Incat Designs and Crowther Multihulls, Incat Crowther is a nava ...
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2016 winner Ego Pharmaceuticals_widget
Health and Biotechnology
Ego Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd (VIC)
VIC
Ego Pharmaceuticals is the largest Australian-owned pharmaceutical company specialising in dermatolo ...
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2016 winner Sentek Technologies_widget
Environmental Solutions
Sentek Technologies (SA)
SA
The search for a better way to monitor soil moisture and manage irrigation in South Australia’s Rive ...
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2016 winner Australian Honey Products Pty Ltd_widget
Agribusiness
Australian Honey Products (TAS)
TAS
Lindsay Bourke started his apiary business with 200 hives while working as a firefighter. Today, Aus ...
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2016 winner Almondco Australia Ltd_widget
Regional Exporter
Almondco Australia Ltd (SA)
SA
Almonds can help improve heart health, lower cholesterol, reduce weight, and enhance brain function ...
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2016 winner Aim Lab Automation Technologies_widget
Manufacturing
Aim Lab Automation Technologies (QLD)
QLD
Laboratories analyse hundreds of samples a day for many different tests, which are performed on a va ...
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ANCA inducted into Australian Export Awards Hall of Fame 2 Dec 2016
The company was inducted into the Australian Exporter of the Year Hall of Fame after winning the top accolade three times in 2015, 2012 and 1995.
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