The Media Awards was formed as a platform for members of the media and associated businesses to showcase their expertise in their field and demonstrate to their peers and competitors the high standard of their work. The 2017 Queensland Multi Media Awards covers print, television, radio and multi-media and entries are welcome from any media organisation or individual. This region includes Sunshine Coast, Rockhampton, Mackay, Townsville, Cairns, Atherton Tablelands and west to Mt Isa, North to Weipa.