Innovation Excellence Awards

Our Innovations Excellence Awards go to products and services that really have the WOW factor. Is the business at the forefront of modern innovation? Has it designed, developed and released to market an outstanding product or feature? Is it helping to make the lives of busy Australian families that little bit easier, or just putting smiles on faces? These are some of the questions we ask. To read more about each winner, simply select a category from the list below to see the winners for that year.

2016 Innovation Award Logo

Innovation Award Winners 2014-2016

Innovation Excellence has been awarded to innovators in Home Appliances, Phone & Internet, Automotive, and Electronics. This is a tradition that started in Canstar Gold recognising innovation in financial products and services, that we’ve been delighted to continue on the Canstar Blue over the last few years.

More information on the winners of the Canstar Blue Innovation Excellence Awards, can be found by looking through the categories listed below.

Innovation Awards - Terms and Conditions

Posted by February 5th 2018

  Innovation Awards – Terms and Conditions of submissionsAppliances and products that fall within general ‘home and garden’ consumer category only will be considered Submissions will be accepted until 4 August, 2017 By lodging a submission to Canstar Blue in relation to the Innovation Award (“Submission”) you are...


Innovation Award Submissions

Posted by July 20th 2017

Is your business at the forefront of modern innovation? Has it designed, developed and released to market an outstanding appliance or product that is helping to make the lives of Australian families that little bit easier, or just putting smiles on faces? If the answer is...


2016 Appliance | Innovation Excellence Awards

Posted by November 1st 2016

We’re excited to share with you our Innovation Excellence Awards for 2016, for Appliances. These products really have the WOW factor, and are more than worthy of our awards. Click on the links below to learn more about each award winner. 


2015 Appliance | Innovation Excellence Awards

Posted by November 1st 2016

We’re excited to share with you our Innovation Excellence Awards for 2015, for Appliances. These products really have the WOW factor, and are more than worthy of our awards. Click on the links below to learn more about each award winner. Learn more about our awards


2015 Automotive | Innovation Excellence Award Winners

Posted by November 1st 2016

The Innovation Excellence Award winners in 2015 for Automotive innovation were: Hyundai iCare Servicing & Support Program, Mercedes Benz Cockpit Management & Data System, NUVIZ Ride (HUD), MyKey Safety Program by Ford, Bosch Back Over Avoidance System, Subaru ‘EyeSight’ Safety Avoidance Systems, Tesla Model S,


2015 Phone & Internet | Innovation Excellence Award Winners

Posted by April 7th 2017

Innovation Excellence Award Winners in 2015 for Phone & Internet were: Adelaide’s Free WiFi Service , the Huawei Talkband, Vodafone’s $5 Day Roaming Plan, Netgear’s Nighthawk X6 Wi-Fi router, and Vodafone’s Data Workout plan.   


2014 Electronics | Innovation Excellence Award Winners

Posted by November 1st 2016

Innovation Award Winners in 2014 for Electronics were: LG Curved OLED Smart TV, Philips Fidelio Speakers, Jabra Sport Pulse Wireless Headphones, and Sony QX series Smartphone Camera.   


2014 Appliance | Innovation Excellence Awards

Posted by November 1st 2016

We’re excited to share with you our Innovation Excellence Awards for 2014, for Appliances. These products really have the WOW factor, and are more than worthy of our awards. Click on the links below to learn more about each award winner.