Welcome to the Australasian Reporting Awards

Encouraging effective communication of financial and business information since 1950.

The 2018 ARA awards culminated with a prestigious Awards Presentation Dinner at the Four Seasons Hotel in Sydney on Wednesday, 20 June.

The Australian Broadcasting Corporation achieved its 15th consecutive Gold Award and won the 2018 Report of the Year Award. The ABC won this Award previously in 2016.

Another highlight of the Awards presentation was the outstanding performance of entrants from Malaysia in achieving five Gold Awards, eleven Silver Awards and the ARA Chair’s Award for Best First Time Entry.

CLICK HERE for the 2018 ARA Souvenir Handbook with details of this year’s Award winners.

Click here for the 2018 Awards night photos   Available free to entrants courtesy of Getty images.

It is not too late to register for an ARA Feedback Session – registrations close on 31 July.

All 2018 entrants are eligible to register for a Feedback Session. Feedback Sessions are an intensive two-way discussion about your annual report with an ARA representative who carried out an in-depth review of your report and will be well prepared to discuss its strengths and provide advice on any weaknesses. This advice will help you prepare your next report.

Click here for a Feedback Session Registration Form

Entries for the 2019 ARA Awards will open on 1 October 2018.

In the 2019 Awards the ARA Sustainability Reporting Award will be a graduated award. Entrants will receive a Gold, Silver or Bronze Award (or no Award) depending on the extent to which they satisfy the ARA Sustainability Reporting Criteria.

Click here for the Sustainability Reporting Criteria

The 2018 Australasian Reporting Awards Handbook will be available in late July.


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