About b3000 Awards


The Business 3000+ Awards is Melbourne’s premier Awards Program for small business. Since 2004, the B3000+ Awards have been recognising and celebrating the endeavours and achievements of independent businesses located within the City of Melbourne that contribute to the commercial success and unique, vibrant fabric of the City.

Over the past 14 years, various Melbourne based businesses have won a B3000+ Award resulting in increased exposure of their business and recognition of its achievements by Melbourne’s business community. Past Awards winners have included: KISA Pty Ltd, Aqua Trophic, Pongolabs, Ausmed Education, Mork Chocolate, Polaris Communications, Starnet Systems (StarRez), Enspire Australia, KeepCup, STREAT, Melbourne City Rooftop Honey, Rightship and  Chin Communications just to name a few.

Business3000+ Awards Presentation Evening
7 June 2018 at 5:30pm
The Cluster, Level 20, 31 Queen Street, Melbourne



Nominations are now being sought from small businesses that operate their head office, an office, branch, shop or outlet within the City of Melbourne municipal boundaries, and have no more than 30 full-time employees are eligible to enter.

There are six categories that businesses can self-nominate for, or alternatively individuals can nominate a  business. The “Blue Rock Business of the Year Award” will be selected from one of the award category winners.

2018 Submissions are now closed
Judging in progress.

The Business 3000+ Awards Program is proudly partnered by City of Melbourne, Department of Economic Development and Blue Rock with 2018 category sponsors including Starrez, RACV Club, Small Business Victoria and VCSO (serviced offices). We would like to thank all partners and supporters for their ongoing support, encouragement and generous prize donations.


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