Awards for Excellence

Every year Clubs Queensland hosts the annual Awards for Excellence where clubs throughout Queensland have the privilege of being nominated in a variety of awards for outstanding achievement during the year. These awards bring recognition and a certain amount of prestige to the clubs that earn them, setting the bar in standards of all areas of trade and practise, as well as overall performance.

The Waves Awards for Excellence

Once again The Waves Sports Club has taken out an array of awards at the Clubs Queensland Awards for Excellence. This year The Waves won the following awards:

  • CLUB OF THE YEAR
  • Best Club Wide Bay 8th Consecutive Year
  • Best Social Club 2nd Consecutive Year
  • Club Director of the Year (Mr. Gary Black)
  • Best Community Service by a Licensed Club
  • Best Multi-Sports Club 
  • Best Gaming Venue (Runner Up) 

The Waves Management Committee, Management and Staff would like to thank you, the member for your continued support of our club. It is as always on your behalf that we accept these prestigious awards, for without you, none would be possible.

Clubs Queensland Awards for Excellence 2017

  • Best Club Wide Bay 7th Consecutive Year
  • Best Social Club
  • Best Redevelopment (Under $2M)
  • Club of the Year (Runner Up)

  • Best Multi-Sports Club (Runner Up)

  • Best Community Service by a Licensed Club (Runner Up)

  • Best Gaming Venue (2nd Runner Up)

Clubs Queensland Awards for Excellence 2016 

  • Best Club Wide Bay 6th Consecutive Year 
  • Best Gaming Venue 
  • Club of the Year (Runner Up)

  • Best Multi-Sports Club (Runner Up)

  • Best Social Club (Runner Up)

  • Best Entertainment Venue (2nd Runner Up)

  • Best Community Services by a Licensed Club (2nd Runner Up)

Clubs Queensland Awards for Excellence 2015

  • Best Club: Wide Bay 5th Consecutive Year
  • Best Social Club
  • Best Multi-Sports Club 
  • Best Entertainment Venue (Runner Up)

Clubs Queensland Awards for Excellence 2014

  • Best Club: Wide Bay 4th Consecutive Year
  • Best Entertainment Venue 2nd Consecutive Year
  • Best Events & Services Venue (Runner Up)

  • Best Gaming Venue (Runner Up)

  • Club Director of the Year: Gary Black (Runner Up)

  • Best Multi Sports Venue (2nd Runner Up)

Clubs Queensland Awards for Excellence 2013

  • Best Club: Wide Bay 3rd Consecutive Year
  • Best General Sports Club
  • Best Club: HR Practices
  • Best Gaming Venue 
  • Best Entertainment Venue

Clubs Queensland Awards for Excellence 2012 

  • Best Club: Wide Bay 2nd Consecutive Year
  • Best Club: Children's Facilities
  • Best General Sports Club (Runner Up)

  • Best Gaming Venue (Runner Up)

  • Best Human Resource Practice (2nd Runner Up)

  • Best Social Club (2nd Runner Up)

  • Best Entertainment Venue (2nd Runner Up)

  • Best Club Director: Gary Black (2nd Runner Up)

Clubs Queensland Awards for Excellence 2011

  • Best Club: Wide Bay
  • Best Club: Redevelopment over $1M