2020 Artisan & small producer competition

For commercial marmalade producers who use the 'open-pan' method

2021 Competition dates yet to be announced

Entries open in 2021

About the competition


The Australian Marmalade Awards celebrates the nation's most outstanding marmalade creations.

The Artisan competition is open to small-scale professional producers of marmalade using the 'open pan' method.

Participants may wish to submit entries into one or more of the 5 categories.

Competition overview



Entries open: 7 August 2020

Entries close: Friday 25 September 2020

Judging: October (details to be announced)

Award presentations: Sunday 1 November (at the Australian Festival of Marmalade)


Artisan competition categories:

1. Seville orange

2. Any citrus

3. Marmalade with a twist

4. Dark & chunky

5. Savoury marmalade

~ You are welcome to enter multiple categories ~

How to enter:

1. You can enter by completing the form below and paying online.
(Alternatively, you can submit your entry form by post or email. Download the form here).

2. Create your marmalade.

3. Send in your jars of marmalade, by mail or hand delivery, to:

The Australian Marmalade Awards
c/o The National Trust of South Australia
Beaumont House
631 Glynburn Rd

Beaumont SA 5066

Office opening hours: Tuesday - Friday, 9am - 4pm.

Entry instructions:

For each category you are entering, please submit 2 jars of marmalade:

JAR 1 – Sealed jar for public tasting

JAR 2 – Sealed jar for judging, without company branding, but with a plain label with the name of the marmalade, the category being entered and a list of ingredients.

Please also include your name and contact details with your submission (e.g. a business card)

Entry fee:

The competition fee is $20 per category for the Artisan division.

You are welcome to enter multiple categories.

Bronze, silver, gold and double-gold will be awarded by the judges.

Have any questions?

Contact the event organisers at (08) 8202 9200 or email marmalade@nationaltrustsa.org.au

Entries closed

Prefer to send your entry form by email or post?

Download the registration form