About HM Awards
The 2019 HM Awards for Hotel and Accommodation Excellence, presented by Sealy Posturepedic, and now in their 17th year, are the leading industry awards in the region and celebrate the best properties, departments, people, chains and brands in Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific.
Annually, over 700 people attend the HM Awards and in 2018 over 60 awards were handed out across around 50 categories.
In the 17-year history of the HM Awards, over 10,000 people have attended the annual event and over 750 awards handed out. Click on the "Judging Process" button above for a list of Award categories, and details on how to enter.
KEY DATES FOR 2019
Nominations open: Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Nominations close: Wednesday, June 26, 2019 (at 5pm AEST)
Finalists announced: Monday, July 29, 2019
Earlybird ticket pricing closes on Friday August 9, 2019
Ticket bookings close: Friday August 23, 2019
HM Awards 2019 Gala Presentation Dinner: Friday September 6, 2019. Grand Ballroom, ICC Sydney
This year the theme is "It's Showtime". Dress accordingly or Black Tie
On Friday, September 7, the winners of the 2018 HM Awards were announced in front of over 730 industry guests. To view the list, visit 2018 HM winners