About Us

The Frankston Business Awards showcase and recognise the region's leaders in business excellence. The Awards encourage businesses to meet and strive to exceed their industry standards. These awards play an integral role in rewarding business excellence, innovation, industry professionalism, collaboration and initiative.

The Frankston Business Awards are an online entry and interview based competition for all businesses servicing the region businesses and industry suppliers based in the Greater Frankston region. The Frankston Business Awards recognises the many, impressive business success stories throughout the region, and provides exceptional networking events for the local business community throughout the year.

By entering the program, businesses and individuals show strong commitment to the pursuit of business excellence.

Awards are announced at the business community's ‘night of nights’, the annual Gala Ceremony to celebrate, network and share the success of their industry, peers and colleagues.


Our Vision:

To support and assist in facilitating a more prosperous future for industry in Greater Frankston region by running the region’s most coveted business excellence awards.

Offered annually, the Frankston Business Awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of local businesses whose passion and commitment make our region such a unique place to live, work and raise a family. 

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Pay Entry Fee and Access entry pack here


Nominations ARE OPEN



Donation Chain Inc

The Frankston Business Awards team are proud to announce that on behalf of every application received from local businesses, we will be donating a much needed contribution to the incredible team at Donation Chain Inc.

Donation Chain Inc. are driven by their mission to meet the basic hygiene needs of homeless people in the community & provide a safe place for them to reconnect with the greater community during times of crisis. Over the last two and a half years alone Donation Chain Inc. have provided over 45,000 toiletries to those in need across the Frankston and surrounding region.

As with any Charity they are in need of donations from the community to survive and we are proud to provide this platform of support and local awareness to them.


Awards for local business community, founded by local business!

The Awards are a platform to highlight and reward business excellence within the large and growing Greater Frankston region, and a chance to showcase the vast array of well-run and excellent products and services that our region has to offer.

The Frankston Business Awards are not only about propelling the region's products and services, but also about strengthening and deepening relationships within the business community.

The Founder of the Awards, aims for this to be a positive and fulfilling experience for all involved, and view the Awards as a chance to unite as an community and share our stories, knowledge and success with each other.

Aspirations for the Awards program are as follows:

  • Increase entries each year
  • Encourage a high standard of entries, through providing workshops, live Q&A sessions and so forth
  • Increase exposure for the entrants ongoing
  • Attract additional partners (sponsors and media partners) providing incentives back to the community
  • Deliver a sustainable program, that continues to increase Frankston's various industries standard to visitors
  • Position the Greater Frankston region as the leading space for business in the South East region

The Awards inspire and assist small to medium sized companies and enables engagement with other businesses as well as across all levels of Government. 

Frankston Business Awards celebrate the outstanding performances of local business. The awards offer nominees exceptional exposure to raise their profile and open the doors to future possibilities. 

These local business awards recognise the courage, commitment, drive and determination it takes to run a business.   Participating gives finalists and winners a highly visible endorsement of their success.  This is guaranteed to raise your credibility and marketplace profile. 



The Frankston Business Awards recognises business success in our region. The benefits of entering this prestigious program include:

REVIEW – Ask yourself, when was the last time you updated your business plan? This is your chance to review your planning and work on your business. It’s a great opportunity to stop and see just how far you’ve come!

RECOGNITION– How hard have you and/or your staff worked to get to where you are now? When was the last time you received meaningful recognition? Earning recognition for your business from your peers helps build pride and a sense of achievement for you and your team.

NETWORK – Past winners will say the biggest benefit of entering the Awards is the business networks they built throughout the program. Connecting to Program Sponsors, successful businesses, business development specialists, media representatives and new connections all contribute to strengthening your business future.

CELEBRATION – This is a chance to celebrate! Celebrate your wins, celebrate with your peers, with your staff and with your network. This is THE event on the Frankston Business calendar. Being a part of it is unforgettable.

Finalists and Winners will benefit from the following:

  • Frankston Business Awards winner or finalist logos for use in future marketing
  • Winners are profiled on the Frankston Business Awards website
  • Media coverage and social media engagement is programmed for winners and finalists in the lead up to the gala event, on the night and following the award announcements
  • Invitation to exclusive finalist only Media Masterclass training session and networking event
  • Opportunity to be named as the Frankston Business of the Year
  • Opportunity to network with business leaders, sponsors, other leading businesses within the Frankston  community.
  • Growth in business sales through better profiling, education and professional development

Contact Us

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Frankston Business Awards

PO BOX 249 McCrae VIC 3938