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2017 BDA Australia National Industry Partner Awards

Entries Still Open

Key Dates:

  • 5 June 2017 - Design Award Entries Close;

  • 17 July 2017 – Industry Partner Award Entries Close;

  • 14 October 2017 - Awards announced at the gala Presentation Ceremony held during the 2017 National Conference.

Click Here to download the list of categories for the 2017 program.

Click Here to access the simple online entry system. After you have completed the quick registration process you will be able to access all the information on this year’s program.

Our Design Awards Coordinator, Tracy Watson, is available to provide any assistance you require. You can contact her at or on 0414 811 185.

          The National Arboretum Canberra.

Our setting for the 2017 National Design Awards and Presentation Gala Dinner.

2016 National Building Design Awards

Overall Winner -
The Grange

For a full list of all the 2016 Winners CLICK HERE

To view the turning page copy of the latest WINNING DESIGN magazine, please click on the cover image on the top right hand corner of this page.


Congratulations - James Collins: the BDAA Design Excellence Award Winner for 2016.

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BDA members can produce the design for your residential, commercial or industrial project. BDA members see things from your point of view and put many years of practical experience into shaping your project.

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Building Designers Australia (BDA) is one of the leading Building Designer Associations in Australia. BDA and its predecessors have assisted designers and industry across Australia for more than 50 years. We are recognised as a proactive leader on issues affecting the built environment and the building industry.


TAFE Ambassador - Susan Jarrett.

An Accredited Member of Building Designers Australia and a HIA Greensmart Professional, Susan talks about her mature age change of career and her path to becoming a Building Designer; please view the video.

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Image 2016 Winning Design Magazine hard copies available from the BDA Office in Newcastle.


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