2015 [app] design awards AUS

mobile, web, IoT, desktop, connected devices
design champion, best studio, best start-up & IoT
plus 20 specialist nomination categories

demand design, celebrate courage

Entertainment & Leisure

Apps have overtaken entertainment & lesiure. They influence what and how we watch or listen to, where and how we eat, dine and play, how we book and how we interact before during and after entertainment events. We're looking for apps that make entertainment even more entertaining.

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Nominations in Category

Netball Live for iOS and Android - Netball Australia / Outware Mobile

Entertainment & Leisure

- Silver

Netball Australia partnered with Outware Mobile and Telstra to create the Netball Live app for iOS and Android, a world class live streaming sports app for netball fans. The app was designed to offer fans more information about the game they love than ever before, at the touch of their fingertips. Netball Live demonstrates the latest thinking and implementation in native mobile design and development that makes the user experience a pleasure for all netball fans old and new.

Fradio - your own personal radio station, you're the DJ, broadcast live - Guvera

Entertainment & Leisure

- Gold

With Fradio, you are the DJ and the mic is all yours. Create your own radio broadcast based on the music you want to play. Invite your friends and fans to tune in as it happens. Use the mic and talk live on air or take song requests and live calls with listeners.

Sydney Royal Easter Show - mobilising event experiences - Royal Agricultural Society of NSW / Mobiddiction

Entertainment & Leisure

The Sydney Royal Easter Show (SRES) is presented by the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW, and is the largest family event of its kind in Australia. SRES recognised mobile as a big channel to connect with customers and wanted to create a utility, which helped customers engage with them. The idea of family time and tradition is a central motivation for attending the Show, with mobility providing the utility which helps customers Plan, Navigate and Engage with the Easter Show at scale. This led us to creating a creative platform & methodology mapping the Pre-During-After Easter Show experiences of customers.

Sushi Sushi Mobile Website - Sushi Sushi / Red Pants Mobile Websites

Entertainment & Leisure

- Silver

"Have you discovered it yet ?" Sushi Sushi digital savvy consumers have now discovered 'it' via their smartphones ! Not only is Sushi Sushi 'Double Delicious", they also DOUBLED their web traffic engagement with a DEDICATED M. WEBSITE developed by Red Pants. Working seamlessly across all smartphone handsets and operating systems (IOS / android / windows..etc..) the Sushi Sushi Mobile Website immediately delivered an extra 4,000 Mobile Visitors per month from the get go!

My Macquarie - AMP Capital Shopping Centres / Mnet Mobile

Entertainment & Leisure

We were tasked to draw Sydney’s fashion elite back to the newly refurbished Macquarie Shopping Centre, reposition it from “old-fashioned” to “The Face of Fashion”. To connect and engage consumers, we ‘eventised’ the launch of the Macquarie shopping centre by creating Australia’s first "SHOPPABLE CATWALK". Utilising patented audio watermarking technology, MyMacquarie synced to the show, placing the style inspiration of the catwalk in the palm of fashionistas' hands, enabling spectators to move from inspiration, to change room, to purchase. The app successfully placed over 70,000 individual fashion items, directing users into store following the show.

The Big Adventure - Seven Network / Mnet Mobile

Entertainment & Leisure

The most successful Australian TV App Ever! Making television shows and selling ads used to be relatively simple - just attract eyeballs and advertising revenue would follow. Nowadays the conversation between networks and advertisers revolves around effectiveness rather than just reach. Our insight was simple – viewers of reality shows envy the contestants. So, for the first time ever, we gave viewers the same challenge as the contestants. Our patented technology enabled viewers to compete alongside contestants and in doing so, The Big Adventure app has set a new benchmark for second screen engagement.

Gourmet Traveller Wine Digital Edition - GT Wine Magazine Pty Limited

Entertainment & Leisure

Daily wine without the headache! Expertise from 8 Masters of Wine and 23 contributors from across the globe, now published in real-time. From wine tours to events to exclusive tasting notes and recommendations, this is the only go-to reference for the wine lover.

Stan - Stan / Stan

Entertainment & Leisure

- Silver

Stan is the biggest deal in entertainment enjoyed by over 900,000 Australians watching more than 2 million hours of TV every month. After launching on Australia Day 2015 Stan has changed the way Australian's watch TV, providing an easy to use product on a range of devices allowing users to stream TV to their device for the low cost of $10 per month.

Yumtable - Catch of the Day / b2cloud

Entertainment & Leisure

- Silver

Catch of the Day group wanted to make restaurant discovery, booking and deal finding a brilliant mobile experience. Users can simply browse for their favourite cuisine, view restaurant specials and book a table with ease. Full Uber integration will help get you to your restaurant on time, and savings are automatically applied to your bill too!

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25 August 2015 - Earlybird Deadline
8 September 2015 - Standard Deadline
29 September 2015 - Extended Deadline