We hope everyone who participated enjoyed the 2022 Brisbane Young Entrepreneur Awards, and we look forward to seeing you again in 2023.

We would like to thank all nominees, finalists and winners for sharing your stories of success with us, and for being an inspiration to all of us here at Business News Australia. We are incredibly honoured to have been able to find and recognise so much talent.

Read about the 2022 Brisbane Young Entrepreneur winners and finalists here:

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2023 Brisbane Young Entrepreneur Awards

Nominations for 2023 Brisbane Young Entrepreneur Awards
open 1 July, 2023.

To be eligible to enter the 2023 awards, you must be the founder of a business based in Brisbane and born in 1984 or later. Category award winners will automatically become finalists for the Australian Young Entrepreneur Awards.

Finalists will be vying to win one of 19 core category awards, and all will be considered for the Trailblazer and Young Entrepreneur of the Year awards. The categories are:

Arts & Culture

Digital Disruptor

Fashion Design



Food & Beverage

Health & Medicine

Hospitality & Tourism


Manufacturing, Wholesale & Distribution


PR, Media & Events

Professional Services

Property & Construction

Retail & Services

Specialist Services


Sustainability & Social Responsibility





Quite simply our mission is to find and recognise young business talent in Australia.