The Southern Regions Excellence in Building Awards showcase local craftsmanship and building excellence in the Illawarra, Southern Highlands, Shoalhaven and Snowy Mountains regions of NSW. 

Your participation in the Excellence Awards cultivates regional NSW industry growth and encourages future generations to enter our industry and excel.


View the 2023 Southern Regions Excellence in Building Award Winners here.


2024 entries are now open!


Who can enter?
The Master Builders Association invites nominations from MBA members and non-members who reside in or have completed a project in these regions. All types of projects may enter the Awards; quality small renovations to eye catching large commercial projects are encouraged to nominate. 

Individual awards are also presented at the gala evening, recognising the special contributions of Apprentices, Women in Building, Subcontractors, and Young Builders within the industry. 

When do entries open?
Entries are now open and will close the end of Sunday 14 April 11.59PM AEDT 2024.

How do I enter?
All entries are required to be submitted and managed via our online AwardsForce Platform.
To successfully submit your entry, you are required to do the following: 
1. Register an account with Award Force.
    Please click here.
2. Please select 2024 Southern Regions Excellence in Building Awards and start your entry (you can save it as 'In progress'). 
3. Submit your entry no later than the closing date.

Please contact the Regional Awards & Events Team for any assistance.
The minimal time and effort to complete an award entry is easily outweighed by the benefits of winning. The marketing exposure and branding opportunities are endless. 

When are the 2024 winners announced?

The black tie Gala Awards Night will be held on Saturday 27 July 2024, at the Ulladulla Civic Centre.

The event is the regions premier industry night of nights. Featuring an amazing array of superb creations in both the commercial and residential sectors by the best builders in the region.

For any enquiries, please contact Andrea and Rebeccah in the events team at


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