Tasmanian Young Achiever Awards

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

Media Partners:                                                                                        


Southern Cross Austereo is Australia's pre-eminent and most diverse entertainment company, with audio and visual brands and content reaching 95% of Australians.
Through our network of 99 Hit and Triple M stations, our digital audio network with LiSTNR, and our sales representation of 34 regional stations, SoundCloud and Sonos Radio, we reach over 7.7 million Aussies. SCA has the largest regional commercial radio footprint in Australia with stations in all states, and in each market we are intrinsically involved with the local community through content, news and fundraising initiatives.
Hit 100.9 is Tasmania’s most listened to station.


Delivering the news as it breaks, The Examiner subscribers have the news direct to their inbox every morning with Todays Paper, newsletters and breaking news alerts sent to their device, plus you can listen to The Examiner Today - our daily headlines via your favourite streaming or podcast service. A proud member of the Northern Tasmanian community, and raising hundreds of thousands each year for local charities, The Examiner is where our community goes for the news that matters. From a dedicated court and crime team, to the sports team news you can't get anywhere else, The Examiner delivers your news the way you want it when you want it.

The Advocate is a proud member of the West and Noth West Coast community, serving our region for over 130 years. Because there is no voice like a trusted voice. It's not gossip, it's not secondhand information. Our coverage is produced by a team of dedicated journalists based right here on the Coast. Plus, you will find our team filing from Hobart and Launceston for in-depth and statewide coverage. We will share accurate information and updates, not just the headlines. The story behind the story, what happened next and deliver it in the most timely fashion possible.

Award Category Partners: 

Spirit Super is the super fund for hard-working Australians. With over 325,000 members and $25 billion funds under management, we offer low fees, award-winning service and a focus on competitive investment returns.

Past performance isn’t a reliable indicator of future performance. Consider the PDS and TMD at spiritsuper.com.au/pds before making a decision. Issuer is Motor Trades Association of Australia Superannuation Fund Pty Ltd (AFSL 238 718, ABN 14 008 650 628). Advice is provided by Quadrant First Pty Ltd (ABN 78 102 167 877, AFSL 284443).


Dental South Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) Award recognises the achievements of Australia's young first people. It highlights the impact that outstanding young ATSI people have had on their peers, the community and in raising awareness nationally through sport, climate change, art, culture, music, science, health and language.

Motors has a long-standing history of automotive specialisation in Tasmania and commenced operations in 1910 selling Ford cars and tractors. In 1929 Motors was appointed the sole Tasmanian dealer of General Motors’ products. Since that time the business has operated under a number of owners and, for a period of time, were listed on the Hobart Stock Exchange. Eagers Automotive purchased Motors Group Tasmania in April 2016, bringing the brand into its stable of truck and automotive dealerships across Australia.


Supporting Tasmania's amazing young people and recognising the incredible work they do is a role we are very proud to be part of.


TADPAC Print has been operating for over 50 years.
We are a commercial printing operation design and
mail out service, a registered Australian Disability Enterprise providing real employment
to Tasmanians with a disability. Since 2018 TADPAC has been part of Uniting Victoria & Tasmania Limited
Over the years we have built a strong reputation of going the extra mile for our customers.

Buying or selling a home is a critical financial decision, so finding the best service, advice and value for money possible is vital. IPSOS surveyed Australian adults in 2016 (Colmar Brunton in 2016 and 2017) & found First National’s agents ‘make buying and selling easy’ and that ‘they do what they say they will do’. First National agents were ranked above other agents in every category measured, including communication and advice, problem resolution, contract handling, marketing, moving services and value for money.


Spirit of Tasmania is one of Australia’s most iconic tourism operators. Departing nightly from Geelong, Victoria and Devonport in Tasmania’s northwest, the twin ships offer passengers a unique sailing experience combined with the convenience of bringing their own vehicles. With fresh, modern interiors and accommodation to suit all budgets, Spirit of Tasmania is a trip to remember.


 Colony 47 is committed to creating positive change in our community by addressing the barriers to housing, education and employment that are faced by young people in our community.

We are committed to ensuring that nobody is left behind and that young people are supported to achieve their goals in life.



We are a professional business networking group focusing on educating and connecting like-minded business owners locally and nationally. With our core values of Community, Collaboration, and Connection, we are dedicated to supporting and helping our members succeed. And as a not-for-profit organization, all funds raised go back into running the network and supporting our community.


Venue Partner:

Wrest Point is Hobart’s home of entertainment. There’s something
for everyone under one roof, with three hotels, restaurants and bars,
a boutique casino and plenty of live entertainment. Set on absolute
water frontage, our iconic tower is a Hobart landmark. Wrest Point
has proudly supported the Tasmanian community since opening in


Prize Partner:

                                                                    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
Silver Partner:  

 Ochre-Rain is an innovative Aboriginal owned enterprise that works holistically to develop and promote collaborative ways of working with First Nations people and communities. They facilitate the embedding of First Nations cultural knowledge and practice within the places, systems and communities we live in.
This approach brings people together and results in shared outcomes, generating opportunities for cross-cultural collaboration, and reimagining relationships with Country and the places around us.

Bronze Partner: