Australian Good Design Awards
SIXTY FIVE YEARS OF GOOD DESIGN
The Australian Good Design Awards showcase the very best in design and innovation to a worldwide audience. Originally established in 1958 under the banner of the Industrial Design Council of Australia, the Awards have been setting the international standard for good design for more than six decades.
Recognised by the World Design Organization (WDO) as Australia’s peak international design endorsement program, the Awards have a proud legacy of recognising, rewarding and celebrating the projects, people and brands behind great design.
Every year, the Awards attract cutting-edge design projects from across the globe, celebrating the very best in design, architecture, engineering, research, fashion, and social impact. Entries cover a vast range of sectors and industries, showcasing everything from the design of everyday products, to the buildings we live and work in, and the systems and processes that support business and communities.
The Australian Good Design Awards embody the philosophy that design has the power to shape a better world. With a focus on recognising and promoting the impact of design on our lives, business, industry, and society, these Awards strive to demonstrate the critical role design plays in creating a better, safer, and more prosperous future.
The Awards remain at the forefront of recognising and elevating the impact of design. Through our commitment to promoting and rewarding design excellence, we continue to strive to be a driving force in advancing the design industry and fostering positive change and progress in our world.
AUSTRALIAN GOOD DESIGN AWARDS CEREMONY
Friday 8th September 2023 – Melbourne, Australia
The Australian Good Design Awards Ceremony is the ultimate showcase of creativity, innovation and design mastery, bringing together the biggest names in the design world to celebrate the year’s best. With a black-tie atmosphere, stunning visuals, and the announcement of the most coveted awards in the industry, the Good Design Awards Ceremony is the design event of the year that shouldn’t be missed.
From Good Design Award Winners and Gold Winners, to the Best in Class and the highly coveted Good Design Award of the Year, the ceremony is a true celebration of the very best in design and innovation. Don’t miss this opportunity to witness the industry’s finest creations, connect with peers and be inspired by the future of design.
AUSTRALIAN GOOD DESIGN AWARD ACCOLADES
The Australian Good Design Award accolade, more commonly known as the Good Design Tick, is among the most respected and recognised design endorsement symbols in the industry.
- GOOD DESIGN AWARD WINNER
Awarded to projects that demonstrate design excellence.
- GOOD DESIGN AWARD GOLD
Awarded to top five projects in each category.
- GOOD DESIGN AWARD BEST IN CLASS
Awarded to best overall project in each category.
- GOOD DESIGN AWARD FOR SUSTAINABILITY
Awarded to only one project that demonstrates excellence in sustainable design.
- GOOD DESIGN AWARD OF THE YEAR
Awarded to only one exemplary project from all design disciplines and categories.
BENEFITS OF ENTERING
Recognition and Credibility
Boost your brand’s reputation, bolster credibility and be recognised for the amazing work you do.
Networking and Industry Connections
The Awards bring together companies, designers, and industry experts, providing opportunities to make new connections, build relationships and meet potential clients.
Increase visibility and awareness of your work to a wider audience and increase public recognition of your brand.
Companies can use their Award to differentiate their products and brand from competitors to increase sales and stand out from the crowd.
Get inspired and motivated to continue creating innovative designs.
The evaluation and judging process can provide valuable feedback, which can be used to improve current and future projects and can help companies improve the quality of their design processes and products.
Marketing and PR
Proven to create a buzz, leverage your Award to promote your products, services, and brand.
Access to new markets
Success in these Awards can open doors to new markets, allowing companies to expand their reach and grow their business.