Economic Development Awards for Excellence 2019 – Winners & Finalists

The EDA Economic Development Awards for Excellence 2019 were presented at the NEDC2019 Awards Gala Dinner in Adelaide on Thursday, 24 October 2019.

Community Collaboration in Economic Development

Winner: City of Greater Geelong

Economic Development Awards

Finalists: Southern Downs Regional Council & Sunshine Coast Council

 

Economic Development Marketing & Promotion

Winner: Warrnambool City Council

Economic Development Awards

FinalistsGriffith City Council & City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder

 

Economic Development Single Event or Activity

Winner:  Scenic Rim Regional Council

Economic Development Awards

Finalists:  Logan City Council & Southern Grampians Shire Council

 

Economic Development Strategic Thinking

Winner: City of Ballarat

Economic Development Awards

Finalists: City of Salisbury & Devonport City Council

 

Economic Development Through Partnerships

Winner: Sustainable Australia Fund

Economic Development Awards

Finalists: City of Prospect & Warrnambool City Council

 

Economic Development Initiatives – over 15,000 residents

Winner: City of Onkaparinga

Economic Development Awards

Finalists: Melton City Council & City of Greater Geelong

 

Economic Development Initiatives – Rural & Remote

Winner:  Dubbo Regional Council

Economic Development Awards

Finalists: City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder & RDA Barossa, Gawler, Light, Adelaide Plains

 

Economic Development Initiatives – Under 15,000 Residents

Winner: Parkes Shire Council

EDA Awards

Finalists: RDA Tasmania & Vital Places

 

Digital Entrepreneurs

Winner: City of Holdfast Bay

Economic Development Awards

Finalists: Southern Grampians Shire Council & City of Wanneroo

Peter Chaffey Award

Winner: Anna Wyllie

EDA Awards

FinalistsJay Hardison & Leandro Lopez Digon

 

Rising Star Award

Winner: Shannan Little

EDA Awards

Finalist: Karly Sivewright

 

Economic Development Australia (EDA) congratulates all winners and finalists in the National Economic Development Awards of Excellence 2019.