The Australian Web Industry Association provides sponsors with opportunities to promote themselves and build relationships with people throughout the web development community. We reach many thousands of web professionals in Australia with our events, communications and social media. Sponsors with small budgets can nominate particular events or can purchase packages that offer very low cost per person and high engagement. Email to discuss your ideas. We encourage all members to extend to sponsors the courtesy of exploring their product offerings and considering their services.


AccessibilityOz AccessibilityOz is an accessibility consultancy with clients across Australia and overseas. Gian Wild, the founder and Director, has 15 years’ experience implementing web accessibility for Government, commercial and corporate clients.

AccessibilityOz is the developer of the OzArt tool, used in the Australian Web Awards to assist with accessibility judging; OzWiki, a subscription based web accessibility knowledgebase for web designers and developers; and OzPlayer, the world’s first completely accessible video player.  » 

The Brand Agency

The Brand Agency The Brand Agency is an integrated communications company with offices in Perth, Melbourne and Auckland. Their purpose is to make an impact on their clients’ business through the use of innovative technology and creative solutions to a clearly defined challenge. Services include a comprehensive in-house digital capability, creative ideas, media planning and buying, strategic planning, brand design and production.

We appreciate The Brand Agency’s support as a sponsor of the Australian Web Awards.  » 


Anchor Anchor is a Sydney-based provider of managed cloud hosting – with a special focus on ecommerce. The suite of services Anchor provides includes managed infrastructure (self service cloud), managed operations (managed cloud) and devops automation (automated cloud). Specific service specialties include Magento for ecommerce and OpenStack for cloud management.

We are grateful to Anchor for hosting and sponsoring the Sydney Port 80 meetup.  » 

New Relic

New Relic New Relic is a software analytics company based in San Francisco, USA. New Relic’s technology, delivered in a software as a service (SaaS) model, monitors web and mobile applications in real-time that run in cloud, on-premises, or hybrid environments. New Relic’s global partners include IBM Bluemix, Amazon Web Services, CloudBees, Engine Yard, Heroku, Joyent, Rackspace Hosting, and Microsoft Azure as well as mobile application backend service providers Appcelerator, Parse, and StackMob.

New Relic generously provides sponsorship support to the Sydney Port 80 meetup.  » 

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.

Arthur J Gallagher & Co Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has been a great supporter of the Australian Web Industry Association. Not only do they sponsor AWIA events, but they’ve put together a customised professional indemnity/public liability insurance policy that offers members significant savings over generic offerings.

If you are in the market for professional insurance, whether for the first time or for a better deal than your current arrangements, we recommend you examine AJG’s offering and consider talking to them about your needs.  » 

Web Prophets

Web Prophets Web Prophets is a Melbourne based digital agency, providing strategy, web design, Drupal CMS development, e-marketing and hosting services. Web Prophets specialises in providing web design services for the arts, not-for-profits, trading strips & hospitality, owns its own server infrastructure in Melbourne, and provides tools specifically designed for businesses wanting a centralised e-marketing solution.

We deeply appreciate the support that Web Prophets provides by hosting the AWIA website.  » 

Central Institute of Technology

Central Institute of Technology Central Institute of Technology is one of Australia’s largest training providers, delivering over 300 nationally accredited training courses to over 29,000 students annually – making them the primary deliverer of higher education technical and vocational qualifications in Western Australia, with five campuses in the heart of Perth’s cultural and business districts.

We appreciate the generous support provided by Central, whose students created the Edge of the Web website.  » 

Do you have a product or service you’d like to expose to Australia’s largest online community of web professionals? Simply email us to discuss your sponsorship ideas, and the opportunities we can provide.