Awards 2023 FAQs

How do I nominate someone or myself?

The Central West Mummy Awards will operate in two stages:

Stage 1: Nominations (5 July 2023 – 17 August 2023).

  • Nominations are open in 7 categories.
  • You may nominate as many people as you like across each category, or you can nominate yourself in any selected category.

Stage 2: Judging and Voting (18 August 2023 –  19 October 2023).

  • An independent panel for each category will decide on the finalists by 6 September 2023.
  • A maximum of 5 Nominee finalists per category will be announced on 7 September 2023 with public voting also opening on 7 September 2023 and closing on 19 October 2023.

Can I nominate myself in any of the categories?

Yes, you can nominate yourself or your business if you are located within one of the 11 local government areas listed in General Terms and Conditions (link to these here). 

Are categories open to all people?

Yes, all people can nominate themselves or someone else in six of the seven categories (excluding Mum Of The Year which is a female category only). 

How do you win in a category?

The nominee finalists selected by an independent panel of three will go to public vote. The highest number of votes (based on an individual email address) will win. 

What is the cost?

The Central West Mummy Awards remain free to apply from start to finish. 

Is there an event to attend for the Winnersannouncement?

Winners will be announced at our High Tea event on Saturday 11 November, 2023 at The Greenhouse of Orange. No correspondence will be entered into. All nominee finalists will receive complimentary tickets to the Awards event held in Orange, NSW. Additional tickets can be purchased HERE.

What do I win?

Firstly, some well-deserved kudos across our Central West community!

Thank you to our Prize Partner VERTO Our 7 Winners will each win a $350 Prize Package:

  • A bottle of Moet Chandon (valued at $65)
  • Flowers (valued at $85).
  • Beauty/massage Voucher (valued at $100).
  • Candle & Chocolates (valued at $50).

Each winner will also receive:

  • A Mummy Awards gold sparkly trophy and certificate for all winners (valued at $50).
  • A Mummy Awards gold website social tile for all winners.
  • Awards-related publicity with articles published online for all winners.
  • Face-to-face connection opportunity with other local winners at the Awards event in a relaxed environment.