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Gold Coast & Northern Rivers

Gold Coast & Northern Rivers

Gold Coast & Northern Rivers Housing Awards

HIA Housing Awards provide home builders and designers the opportunity to receive recognition, and showcase their work to the broader industry. Winners and finalists not only receive extensive media promotion for their business, they also get the opportunity to promote themselves as an industry leader.

Judging

Judging of entries will take place on-site from July to August. HIA staff will contact each entrant to provide a judging date and time. It is the responsibility of the entrant to provide details of the inspection time to the home owner.

The following category is not judged onsite: Residential Interior Design.

Award entries for 2024 are now open!

Enter online     I'm a first time entrant

Entry fees

First entry Subsequent entry
$385 $330

Entries close Friday 14 June at 5pm

Award categories

Type

Apartment Complex

Multi dwelling

This award recognises excellence in the construction and design of a residential apartment building project.

Apartment of the Year

Multi dwelling

This award recognises excellence in the construction and design of an individual residential dwelling within an apartment complex, residential apartment building or other mixed use building.

Custom Built Home

Housing

This award recognises excellence in the construction and design of an individual house which has been uniquely designed and built on contract specifically for the site according to the requirements and brief of a client.

Display Home

Housing

This award recognises an individual house that is currently on display to the public and is intended for reproduction as displayed or with standard variations to suit the client’s needs.

GreenSmart Sustainable Home

Sustainable

This award recognises excellence in the construction and design of a housing project (single or multi dwelling) that best incorporates cost-effective environmental performance and operational principles to its design and...

Innovation in Materials and Products

Innovation

This award recognises innovation in the use of building materials to deliver a unique outcome in a residential building.

Outdoor Project

Outdoor

This award recognises excellence in the construction and design of an outdoor project (building or structure) built in association with an individual residential building or a multiple-dwelling residential project.

Project Home

Housing

This award recognises excellence in the construction and design of an individual home based on a specific display home design.

Renovation / Addition Project

Renovation

This award recognises excellence in the construction and design of an extension, addition or renovation of an existing house or residential building(s), or the conversion of a non-residential building into a residential ...

Residential Interior Design

Design

This award recognises excellence in the interior design of a residential building to create functional space(s) through the use of innovative and creative interiors, space creation, furnishings and technology.

Small Commercial Project

Commercial

This award recognises excellence in the construction and design of a non-residential building project such as a shop, school, factory, office, hotel, warehouse, municipal facility or the like.

Spec Home

Housing

This award recognises excellence in the construction and design of an individual home which is not built to a client’s brief nor is it on display to the public as a repeatable housing design.

Specialised Housing

Housing

This award recognises excellence in the construction and design of a residential building or other accommodation project tailored to meet the specific housing needs of an individual or group, such as aged persons dwellin...

Steel Frame Project

Housing

This award recognises a residential project that incorporates a steel frame construction. Projects may also use steel in unusual ways, or demonstrate superior design and workmanship in the use of steel building materials...

Townhouse / Villa Development

Multi dwelling

This award recognises excellence in the construction and design of a low-rise multiple dwelling residential project.

Townhouse / Villa of the Year

Multi dwelling

This award recognises excellence in the construction and design of an individual dwelling within a low-rise multiple dwelling residential project.

Work Health & Safety

WHS

This award recognises a residential building or development company that has incorporated leading practices in the management of workplace health and safety in a practical, systematic and achievable way.

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21 Sep
HIA-Finlayson's Timber and Hardware Gold Coast & Northern Rivers Housing Awards

Award evenings are enjoyable events, mixing great food and entertainment with recognition of the Award winners.

2023 winners

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Home of the Year

Winner: Jtech Design & Construct

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Apartment Complex

Winner: Mosaic Construction

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Display Home

Winner: Metricon Homes

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HIA-CSR Australian Housing Awards

Celebrate the highest level of achievement for the "best of the best" in the residential building industry across Australia.

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Professional Builder/Renovator Awards

Highly-prized recognition within the industry for extensive business and financial management practices.

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Greensmart Awards

Celebrating sustainably-built homes, new products and GreenSmart Professionals. Gain recognition for your sustainability building practices.

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Apprentice Awards

HIA host the Annual Apprentice Awards to recognise and inspire the next generation of apprentices for the construction industry.

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HIA Apprentice Host Trainer Award

Putting the spotlight on apprentice hosts and the important contribution they make for Australian apprentices.

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People & Business Awards

Recognise businesses and stand-out individuals in the residential building industry who are pushing the boundaries with workmanship, aspirations, and superior business and customer management.

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