Mumbrella named website of the year again

Mumbrella was named website of the year for the second time running at the Publishers Australia excellence awards on Friday night.

publishers australia awards

Small publisher

Mumbrella’s parent company Focal Attractions was named small publisher of the year.

Mumbrella’s sister title Encore was runner up as B2B magazine of the year while Mumbrella editor Tim Burrowes was runner up as B2B journalist of the year.

The top prize of the night, the excellence award, went to Sterling Publishing’s The Adviser, which also won B2B magazine of the year.

NewsLifeMedia’s Donna Hay magazine was consumer magazine of the year.

The winners:

2012 Excellence Award

  • The Adviser, Sterling Publishing

B2B Magazine of the Year

  • Winner: The Adviser
  • Runners up: FoodService and Encore

Custom Magazine of the Year

  • Winner: INTHEBLACK
  • Runner up: Adidas Onside

Consumer Magazine of the Year (below 20k circ.)

  • Winner: Dirt Action
  • Runner up: Runner’s World

Consumer Magazine of the Year (above 20k circ.)

  • Winner: donna hay magazine
  • Runner up: Australian House and Garden

Editor of the Year (above20k circ.)

  • Winner: Justine Cullen, Shop Til You Drop
  • Runner up: Heather Catchpole, COSMOS

Editor of the Year (below 20k circ.)

  • Winner: Jessica Darnbrough, The Adviser
  • Runner up: Francis Merson, Limelight

Regional Publication of the Year

  • Winner: Adelaide Hills Magazine
  • Runner up: SA Kids

Small Publisher of the Year

  • Winner: Focal Attractions
  • Runner up: Sterling Publishing

Best App on Mobile or Tablet Device

  • Winner: donna hay magazine
  • Runner up: COSMOS

B2B Cover of the Year:

  • Winner: Mortgage Professional Australia
  • Runner up: Australian Baking Business

Custom Cover of the Year:

  • Winner: Coles Magazine
  • Runner up: Charter

Consumer Cover of the Year:

  • Winner: donna hay magazine
  • Runner up: madison

B2B Designer of the Year:

  • Winner: Daniel Williams, The Adviser
  • Runner up: Ben Akhurst, Hotel Management

Custom Designer of the Year:

  • Winner: Kate Barnett, INTHEBLACK
  • Runner up: Christopher Roseby, QANTAS The Australian Way

Consumer Designer of the Year:

  • Winner: Giota Letsios, Country Style
  • Runner up: Rachelle Napper, Australian Good Taste

Most Successful Audience Development Campaign

  • Winner: Australian Classic Car
  • Runner up: Australian Good Taste

Special Edition of the Year

  • Winner: Rugby League Week: Darren Lockyer – Life of a Legend
  • Runner up: UDIA QLD Boral Awards for Excellence 2011

Website of the Year

  • Winner: mumbrella.com.au
  • Runner up: current.com.au

Single Article of the Year

  • Winner: Clair Weaver, madison
  • Runner up: Stephanie Osfield, marie claire

New Journalist of the Year

  • Winner: Smita Mistry, that’s life
  • Runner up: Allie Coyne, Haymarket Media

Consumer Journalist of the Year:

  • Winner: Stephanie Osfield, marie claire
  • Runner up: Fiona MacDonald, madison

B2B Journalist of the Year:

  • Winner: Byron Kaye, Medical Observer
  • Runner up: Tim Burrowes, Mumbrella

Relaunch of the Year

  • Winner: Limelight
  • Runner up: Coles Baby and Toddler

Launch of the Year (below 20k circ.)

  • Winner: James Halliday’s Wine Companion
  • Runner up: Rock Candy

Launch of the Year (above 20k circ.)

  • Winner: Eat Fit
  • Runner up: TechLife

Association or Member Organisation Magazine of the Year

  • Winner: be. (Medibank)
  • Runner up: Australian Pharmacist

Integrated Media Brand of the Year

  • Winner: The Adviser
  • Runner up: Ecogeneration

Comments


  1. WD
    19 Nov 12
    12:50 pm

  2. Man, that’s a lot of awards. What time did the evening finish – 5am? And, of course, congrats to the Mumbrella crew.

  3. Katy Denis
    19 Nov 12
    3:48 pm

  4. Congratulations Mumbrella team! Nice work.

  5. SP
    19 Nov 12
    4:44 pm

  6. Big congrats – you guys are killing it.

    Surprised nobody has commented on the small image, captioned; “Small publisher”?

  7. Mark W
    19 Nov 12
    4:53 pm

  8. Judges with humor?

    Runner up: Adidas Onside

    Runner up: Runner’s World

  9. Tom Kelshaw
    19 Nov 12
    7:18 pm

  10. Who’s the Saturday Night Live character photobombing at the front? ;)

    Congrats all

  11. Merry Christmas
    22 Nov 12
    3:10 am

  12. Wow. That guy in the blue shirt really is small.