The winners from each state in this year’s Australian Landscapers of the Year Awards will now compete against each other for the ultimate title.
Every year, Australia’s state-based Landscape Associations hold a prestigious awards gala to showcase the best landscape projects within their individual territories. This year, Outdoor Design Source (ODS) and Universal Media are taking it one step further!
The winners from each state, across a selection of categories, will now compete in a State vs State competition for the ultimate title of 2021 Husqvarna Champion of Champions: Australian Landscaper of the Year.
Qualifying projects will be judged by an expert panel of representatives from each state, along with an all-important audience vote. The categories are:
- Residential Construction up to 70,000
- Residential Construction 70,000-150,000
- Residential Contruction150,000 - $250,000
- Residential Construction over $250,000
- Commercial Construction up to $500,000
- Commercial Construction $500,000-$1m
- Commercial Construction over $1m
Winners will be celebrated with an extensive media campaign, showcasing their projects across a series of outdoor magazines and online media, including titles such as Grand Design Australia, Outdoor Design, Outdoor Design Source, Backyard & Outdoor Living, and online at completehome.com.au and specifiersource.com.au.
To qualify for the 2021 Husqvarna Champion of Champions: Australian Landscaper of the Year, each individual or company must be a member of their state’s Landscape Association and have submitted a project for the state awards within one or more of the above categories. The winners of these categories in each state will automatically qualify.
Become a Member – State Landscape Associations
Contact your state Landscape Association to enquire about the benefits of becoming a member. If you have a project that you think may be an award winner, you can also contact your relevant association via the links below to get details on how to enter* OR if you know a landscaper that has a project worthy of entry, share this award-winning opportunity.
* Some states have closed submissions for 2021
Becoming a member of your state Landscape Association provides many great benefits including important contract and business resources, up-to-date industry information and networking initiatives. Importantly however, being a member gives your potential customers piece of mind that you are a verified landscaper and that might mean the difference between winning and losing jobs!
It is with great pleasure that Universal Media Co. announces Husqvarna as the naming-rights sponsor of the inaugural Champion of Champions: Australian Landscaper of the Year Awards.
Since 1689, Husqvarna, now part of the Husqvarna Group, has manufactured a variety of high-quality products. As the world’s largest producer of outdoor power equipment, the Husqvarna brand is synonymous with quality. Its range includes battery and petrol products such as chainsaws, trimmers, brushcutters, hedge trimmers, blowers, lawn mowers, lawn tractors, riders and zero-turn mowers, along with the largest range of robotic lawn mowers.
Generations of people around the world, whether they work in forests and parks, create new landscapes or shape their own home gardens, have trusted Husqvarna to provide them with high quality, durable products made with precision and care.
Vienna Spence, Marketing Manager at Husqvarna Australia, said they were thrilled to be able to partner with Universal Media Co and the Champion of Champions promotion to support the growth of the landscape industry as a whole. "We're so thankful for the support the industry has shown us over many decades in business, and can't think of a more exciting way to celebrate the excellence, vibrancy and innovation of the landscape industry across Australia," Vienna said.
Futurewood has come on board as Presenting Sponsor for the 2021 Husqvarna Champion of Champions: Australian Landscaper of the Year Awards.
Futurewood are dedicated to providing quality, value-added alternatives to traditional timber products. The company’s ethos is that timber looks great in a forest and ideally it should stay there. It aims to develop and market sustainable alternatives to rainforest timbers currently used within the building industry.
Futurewood’s eco-friendly cladding, decking, fencing and screening products provide improved performance in specific building applications and help to reduce our dependence on precious timber species. They look like wood but offer a range of additional features, making them great value for money.
Futurewood has been supplying quality composite timber building products for projects large and small all over Australia since 2007.
Grillex are confirmed as our Trade Partner for the 2021 Husqvarna Champion of Champions: Australian Landscaper of the Year Awards.
Grillex was founded in 2006 as a small family business. In a short space of time, they have grown to become Australia's leading provider of commercial electric BBQ's, street and park furniture, leisure and outdoor products to local governments, education providers, tourist parks, builders and architects.
Coming soon: The 2021 Husqvarna Champion of Champions: Australian Landscaper of the Year Awards will launch a full website to display the qualifying projects in each category from all states.
For more information contact: Mhucker@umco.com.au
PH: 0410 338 119
Universal Media Co is one of Australia’s largest and most innovative media companies. Founded 35 years ago, we are renowned for producing high-quality and engaging content on topics our audiences deeply care about. Our core markets include home, family, health and wellness, sports, pets, craft and hobbies, outdoors, gardens, cars and more.