7NEWS Young Achiever Awards QLD

The 7NEWS Young Achiever Awards acknowledges and is grateful for the support of our partners:

Media Partners:


7NEWS remains Australia’s most-watched and trusted television news service, with viewers tuning in every day and night for the most comprehensive and up-to-the-minute coverage of local and international news, sport and weather.


LiSTNR is a curated and personalised, free app offering radio, podcasts, music, and news, creating a new audio destination for all Australians. Highly personalised, it provides listeners a new world of audio entertainment, with their own daily feed of audio and easy discovery of new content through curated recommendations. Available across a large array of devices including both iOS and Android, CarPlay and Android Auto, Google Assistant and Alexa and Android TV. Download the free app today.



 Award Category Partners:


Spirit Super is an Industry SuperFund with $26 billion funds under management and over 325,000 members across Australia. We’re here to help hard-working Australians get the most out of their super. We offer low fees, free advice and a focus on competitive investment returns. We take great pride in offering excellent service no matter your life stage or retirement goals. When it comes to super, it all starts with spirit.
Advice on Spirit Super is provided by Quadrant First Pty Ltd (ABN 78 102 167 877, AFSL 284443) and the issuer is Motor Trades Association of Australia Superannuation Fund Pty Ltd (AFSL 238 718, ABN 14 008 650 628) the trustee of Spirit Super (ABN 74 559 365 913). Consider the PDS and TMD at spiritsuper.com.au/pds before making a decision.


For more than a century, The University of Queensland has educated and worked with outstanding people to deliver knowledge leadership for a better world. Across our three campuses, UQ’s 6600 staff and 53,600+ students deliver and experience unparalleled teaching, learning and research excellence that creates positive change globally.



Kennelly Constructions was established in 2010 by proud Bundjalung men, Shane Kennelly and Adam Kennelly. We are a leading Aboriginal construction business providing engineering, building, electrical, maintenance and service support across Australia. We are pleased to partner with Awards Australia, to acknowledge our young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander leaders.










We work to ensure Queensland’s children are empowered and respected and they have their rights upheld.

We influence systemic change by assessing the child protection system’s performance, collaborating for impact, and amplifying the voices of Queensland’s children and their families. We do this in six ways:

We monitor performance and identify changes that improve outcomes for children and their families.
We produce authoritative analysis of complex social issues focused on generating awareness and solutions.
We enable children, families and communities to contribute to discussions and decisions that impact their lives.
We protect and promote child rights by building an everyday accountability for child rights.
We support, connect and collaborate with organisations that advance the safety, rights and wellbeing of children.
We value and invest in staff and continuously improve our systems and structures.


Soroptimist International consists of five Federations: Soroptimist International Africa Federation, Soroptimist International of the Americas, Soroptimist International of Europe, Soroptimist International of Great Britain & Ireland and Soroptimist International of the South East Asia Pacific. A global volunteer movement, we work together to transform the lives of women and girls. Our network of around 66,000 club members in 120 countries works at a local, national and international level to Educate, Empower and Enable opportunities for women and girls.

  Supporting Partners:    

Empowering, educating & creating opportunities for the generation of change makers. What makes you tic?
Join the Impact Collective and connect with others who seek to make positive change. Attend a masterclass, workshop your barriers or develop partnerships to strengthen your impact. 


Royal on the Park Hotel & Suites is a 4.5 star hotel, located in the heart of Brisbane City, overlooking the stunning City Botanic Gardens. Featuring elegant furnishings, a delightful in-house restaurant and lounge bar, a pool, spa and gym and a team who will welcome you as though you’re one of the family, Royal on the Park has been a home away from home for guests since 1969.