2023 Telstra Best of Business Awards

Congratulations to our State Finalists.

Our 2023 Telstra Best of Business Awards State Finalists are helping move Australia forward. As they prepare for the State Experience, we admire, appreciate and applaud their remarkable and inspiring achievement.





Meet our State Finalists.

Accelerating Women.

For businesses actively challenging exclusion and inequality to create meaningful and lasting equity for women.

Building Communities.

For businesses working to make a positive impact on culture and society so people from all walks of life can thrive as part of a supportive community.

Championing Health.

For businesses focussed on innovative solutions, improving health outcomes for every Australian.

Embracing Innovation.

For businesses innovating with technology to develop solutions for challenges faced by modern Australia.

Indigenous Excellence.

For Indigenous-led, owned and operated businesses succeeding through entrepreneurialism, innovation and inspiring the next generation of all Australians.

Outstanding Growth.

For businesses achieving significant growth and contributing to building a more resilient Australian economy.

Promoting Sustainability.

For businesses reducing their environmental impact by driving sustainable change within their industry for a cleaner and healthier planet.

Upcoming Key Dates.

Nominations open.

All year round.

Nominations for the 2023 program have now closed, but don't worry - we accept nominations all year round, so you can always nominate for the next program.

State Experience.

31 January–28 February 2023.

An opportunity to celebrate and network with some of the best business minds in Australia. If you’d like to learn more about the process of selecting State Winners, click below.

National Experience.

21 March–23 March 2023.

An exclusive week of networking and celebration, including the National Gala Dinner to honour business’ who are truly moving Australia forward.

Have a question?

Try our FAQs or speak with our Award Team. Call 1800 AWARDS Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm (AEDT)