At Design Awards, we have been designing and making custom trophies and medals for over 20 years for our clients. Having worked alongside some of Australia’s most iconic brands, organisations and sports teams we are proud to say that we are the leaders in creating bespoke, high-end awards right here in Australia. When you buy trophies and medals online from us, you are assured that the materials are all sourced within the country and are of the highest quality. Our two workshops are located in Melbourne and Sydney and this is where the magic happens. Our fully equipped premises allow us to take our clients’ visions and turn them into reality.
Our design and making team is made up of a small group of highly talented artisanal professionals that are committed to creating awards that are to the exact specifications of our clients. If you already have a design in mind, we can help you develop it further into something spectacular, and if you aren’t sure what you would like yet, then our designers are there for you every step along the way.
Having been in the industry for over two decades, we have seen our fair share of awards and we always encourage our clients to customise their trophies for best results. Here’s is why we believe it is important:
• Individuality: When giving out prizes, it’s easy to choose the generic method of mass produced trophies, but we can assure you that the recipient will be more likely to proudly display their trophy or medal if it is customised for them as an individual. With their name and the accomplishment on the award, they are bound to display the award and be proud to receive it.
• Brand recognition: When you personalise or create custom awards, it enables you to add your logo or brand and slogan to the trophy or medal. This increases the recognition of your brand and will help make it synonymous with high-quality, prestigious awards.
• Event awareness: When the award is displayed in recipients’ homes or on their desks, admirers will clearly notice the event or ceremony in which the award was given. This increases the exposure for your event and could very well help you bolster your numbers next time around.
• Increases performance: Whether you’re giving out an award as part of a corporate function for your staff or clients, or hosting some sort of sporting event – a custom trophy and medal are more likely to increase the performance of people trying to claim the award. Participants are more likely to push their performances in order to receive a high-quality, personalised trophy or medal than a simple generic one.
There is no better way to show your employees, colleagues, students or anyone else that you appreciate their efforts and achievements than to invest in top-quality trophies and medals to present to them. And if you’re one of the many people who has previously fallen into the trap of presuming that it must be inherently difficult and expensive to buy medals and trophies which are highly personalised and of superior quality, you’ll be glad to hear that nothing could be further from the truth. In reality, you can purchase bespoke medals and trophies online with ease right here at Design Awards, and the entire process is entirely straightforward and affordable.
Founded by Bruce Dodds over twenty years ago, Design Awards had grown into a thriving company with a reputation as one of Australia’s premium specialists in custom made trophies and medals. Over the years, we’ve worked with huge multinational companies, household brands, government organisations and not-for-profits, as well as small, local businesses and individuals. Along the way, we’ve remained committed to our founding principle of genuine craftmanship, and consequently we never mass-produce our products or cut corners when it comes to quality.
We’re proud to remain an Australian owned and operated company, with founder Bruce and his two sons still in charge of proceedings. We work closely with each and every client to make sure we fully understand their specific needs and requirements, and we pride ourselves on creating carefully crafted products that reflect our customers’ individual values and priorities.
If you are wondering where to buy trophies and medals, you’ve come to the right place. Here at Design Awards, we make it easy to invest in quality, bespoke awards and medals for every occasion. All you have to do is request a quote using our online form, and we’ll be in touch shortly to discuss your options. Our team of highly trained and creative designers will work carefully according to your specifications to provide detailed designs which are suitable for your requirements and budget. Once you’ve decided on which design is right for you, our experienced artisans will get to work with hand crafting your individual trophy or medal – and once it is finished, we’ll have it delivered straight to your front door, anywhere in Australia, for a standard postage fee. The whole process usually takes between four and six weeks, although we can potentially provide a swifter service as and when required.
If you’d like to see for yourself how our expert craftspeople can create custom designed products and turn absolutely any idea into a reality, simply come and visit us at one of our showrooms in either Sydney or Melbourne. Or if you have any questions regarding our services, or would like any further information about how we can help you obtain the quality trophies or medals you’re looking for, just get in touch with a member of our friendly team via telephone or email today.
Trophies and medals speak highly of what someone has achieved. Whether their achievement is a sporting event, a successful project, or to demonstrate their commitment to an issue, it speaks volumes. What’s more, the recipient of the trophy or medal can be proud of their achievement, and they have the perfect way to show their award off to others.
Of course, to make your awards even more special, our option for custom trophies and medals means that it has that personal touch. You can get exactly what you are after when you work with Design Awards.
When working with Design Awards, you will be pleased to know that we are always happy to offer our expertise so that you can get your trophies and medals right. As you can order your trophies and medals online, it is also one of the easiest ways to give your recipient the reward they deserve.
For some great inspiration and ideas for your trophies and medals, come to one of our showrooms in Australia, situated in Sydney and Melbourne. If you cannot get to one of our showrooms, you can view some of our past creations online. When we work with you, we will take into consideration the style of the event that your award will be presented at, along with the size of the trophy or medal that you require. It is good to know that we can also work within your budget.
At Design Awards you can order your awards in two ways: either through our easy to use website ordering system, or by simply visiting one of our flagship stores in Australia. Our designers will work with you from the get go to ensure that we create the award that you have in your vision. Feel free to contact us, or fill out our online form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. We cannot wait to help create your bespoke, unique awards for your event.
Design Awards is a team of designers and artisans that specialise in award making across Australia. We can craft trophies and medals to your order, as well as engraved plaques. Browse our website further or contact us to learn more.