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Welcome to the inaugural
Tiny House Industry Awards
2023, presented by ParkMyTinyHouse.

Help us provide some overdue recognition for the incredible skill and talent within Australia's flourishing Tiny House Industry.

It's time to show the world what the Australian Tiny House industry is all about.

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MEET OUR 2023 WINNERS!!

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Builder of the Year

Our major award, recognising the best of the best within the industry. 

LJM Rising Star

Most promising new builder in operation for two years or less.

Best Crafted Build

Builder who demonstrates exceptional workmanship and high level attention to detail.

Green Star

Recognising the builder leading the way with eco-conscious build practices.

Visionary

The builder who not only meets but exceeds current best practices with the future in mind.

Design Hero

Best design and floor plan of the year balancing both form and function.

Style by the Mile

Highlighting the hidden talents of those creating the WOW effect with creative interior design and staging.

Best Budget Build <$100k

Recognising the builder best demonstrating the liveability of more affordable housing options.

Best Luxury Build

>$150k

Recognising the build that best demonstrates that Tiny living doesn't necessitate compromising your lifestyle.

Best Supporting Business

Celebrating the contribution of the best complementary non-builder business.

FrameHab People's Choice

The most popular and highly recommended Tiny House build company. Nominations and voting are by the public.

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2023 FINALISTS

We are delighted to announce our shortlisted finalists for the 2023 Awards. 

These businesses represent the best of the best of the Australian Tiny House Industry.

DESIGN HERO

Tiny Tect

Alphaline Tiny Homes

Base Cabin

Off Grid Tiny Homes

CRAFTSMAN BUILD

TC Tiny (no longer trading)

Tiny House Project

Evergreen Homes

Tiny House Workshop

 

VISIONARY

TC Tiny (no longer trading)

Treehab

Aussie Tiny Houses

Alphaline Tiny Homes

GREAT ESCAPE FINANCE

BEST BUDGET BUILD

Wheelie Rooms

Humble Tiny Homes

Tiny Mobile Australia

BEST SUPPORTING BUSINESS

Water Wally

Great Escape Finance

FRAMEHAB PEOPLE'S CHOICE

Aussie Tiny Houses

LJM Tiny Homes

Havenwood Tiny Homes

Tiny Built Co

Alphaline Tiny Homes

All winners will be announced and celebrated at the 2023 Tiny House Industry Awards gala event in Brisbane on August 26.

Why you should enter

Whether you are shortlisted as a Finalist or go on to win a coveted Tiny House Industry Award, the recognition and experience your business will gain goes far beyond the trophy itself.

* Unless specified otherwise, only Tiny Houses on Wheels builds are eligible for nomination.

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Build your profile

Create brand recognition, enhanced marketing opportunities and establish yourself as an industry leader.

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Recognise your team

Show your team you value them by giving them the opportunity to shine on a larger stage.

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Network and build connections

Enjoy some much-needed downtime with your peers and forge lasting connections at the Awards Gala.

Key Dates 2023

Nominations open

Nominations close

Finalists announced

Gala tickets released to finalists


Remaining gala tickets released

Awards Gala

 

Monday, April 17

Friday, June 16

Thursday, June 29

Thursday, June 29

Monday, July 17

Saturday, August 26, Brisbane

How it works

Nominations
 

+ With the exception of the People's Choice Award, builders and businesses nominate themselves by completing an online Nomination form for the Awards Category(s) they wish to enter
+ Businesses may be invited to nominate directly by the Awards organiser
+ The public will also be invited to suggest who they feel should be nominated in each category, via polls and social media posts

Judging
(First round)

 

+ Nominees will be screened initially for eligibility for the Award Category in which they have nominated
+ The Awards judging panel will meet and 
evaluate each Nominee individually, ranking them based on merit

Finalists selected
 

+ A shortlist of 3-5 Finalists per Award Category will be selected, notified by email and announced publicly via social media and the website

Judging
(Second round)

 

+ Judges will make contact with the past clients whose info has been provided on Nomination forms
+ The Awards judging panel will meet one final time and 
evaluate each Finalist in detail, before selecting winners in each Award Category

People's Choice Award
 

+ The public will be invited to nominate their favourite builder via polls on social media.
+ 5 Finalists will be announced publicly and notified by email
+ The public will vote for one of the 5 Finalists via an online voting platform

Award Winners
 

+ Winners will be announced in person at the Awards Gala in Brisbane on August 26, and shortly thereafter via social media and the website.
+ Press releases will also announce all Award Category winners.

Judging Panel

Briony Jenkinson

Director, ParkMyTinyHouse

Briony is a long-standing identity in the industry. She has lived Tiny for 5 years, admins the largest Tiny House FB Group in Australia, is a regular guest speaker on the expo circuit, and runs a business that helps others transition to Tiny life.

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Phae Barrett

Director, Tiny Homes Expo

An experienced event organiser, Phae has run 8 highly successful Tiny Homes Expos across Australia since 2021. Working with hundreds of builders and suppliers within the industry gives her a unique behind-the-scenes insight.

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Lucy Lichtenstein

Tiny House Conversations Podcast

Lucy recently made the transition to Tiny House living. Her passion for natural and environmentally-conscious building, coupled with her keen nose for research,  has led to Lucy sharing what she's learned via her popular podcast.  

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