Premier of Queensland's Export Awards 2024

Returning for the 34th year, the Premier of Queensland’s Export Awards (Export Awards) are one of the state’s most prestigious business accolades, celebrating the continuing success of Queensland’s $136.2B export industry.

As Queensland’s highest export honour, the Export Awards celebrate the innovation, creativity, passion and determination of businesses that export across 15 award categories. As a testament to the sustained success of Queensland's export industry, the Export Awards proudly showcase that Queensland businesses are leading the way in exporting high-quality products and services around the world to meet a growing global demand.

Trade and Investment Queensland (TIQ) proudly lead the state’s Export Awards program, which run in collaboration with Austrade and the Australian Export Awards.

Brecognised for your passion, commitment, and teamwork, elevate your company's profile, and grow your business around the world.

Applications now open.

Download our Applicant Handbook, join a masterclass and start to prepare your application now.

Export Awards Masterclass Series  

TIQ are proud to host two masterclasses with Ruth Wetmore, Director of Montreux Blue Consultants that will support exporters to prepare their application. 

With over 15 years of experience empowering exporters, Ruth offers invaluable insights into the application process, ensuring your submission stands out. Don't miss this opportunity to learn how to craft an award-winning application.

Masterclass 1: Strategies for Export Awards success (session recording)

Masterclass 2: Mastering the art of award-winning applications (session recording)

Key dates

30 April

  • Applications open

14 June

  • Applications close

June - July

  • Judging


  • Finalists announced

4 September

  • Premier of Queensland's Export Awards Dinner


  • Australian Export Awards Gala


TIQ works with industry partners to deliver the Export Awards and connects them with outstanding Queensland exporting businesses.

Value adds for your business: 

  • Connect with Queensland’s exporter community, and TIQ's global offices, trade commissioners and industry partners. 
  • Build valuable relationships with established and emerging exporters as they grow their brand, expand their business, enter new markets, and develop global connections. 
  • Receive a full suite of partnership benefits including promotional and event participation.

For more information on partnership opportunities, please contact the events team,

Success stories

Hear from previous finalists and winners to learn how the Export Awards propelled their business internationally.

Contact us

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