Media & Sponsors

PackQueen has been featured in many media publications and have also sponsered many charities and events. Below is just a few of the partnerships that PackQueen have been involved in.

Awards & Recognition

Telstra Best of Business Awards - State Finalist 2024 - Victorian Promoting Sustainability

We are thrilled to announce that PackQueen was named as a finalist for the prestigious Telstra Best of Business Awards as the State Finalist for Promoting Sustainability in 2024. This recognition is a testament to our commitment to environmental stewardship and promoting sustainable practices within the packaging industry.

At PackQueen, we firmly believe that businesses can make a positive impact on the environment without compromising on quality or functionality. Through our wide range of eco-friendly packaging solutions, including recyclable materials and minimalist design options, we have been able to help businesses reduce their carbon footprint and embrace sustainable practices.

Being named a State Finalist for Promoting Sustainability in the Victorian region is a significant milestone for PackQueen. It reflects our dedication to providing innovative packaging solutions that are not only visually appealing but also environmentally responsible.

This recognition establishes PackQueen as a leader in sustainable packaging within the industry, motivating us to continue pushing the boundaries of what is possible. As we look ahead, we remain focused on driving innovation and raising awareness about the importance of sustainable packaging solutions for businesses.

Northern Business Achievement Award

Winners of the NBAA Grand Finale for Outstanding Initiative in Manufacturing.

Australian Business Champions - State Finalist

We are honored to be named a Finalist for Manufacturing in the Australian Business Champions awards. This prestigious recognition highlights our dedication and excellence in the manufacturing industry. Being named a finalist is a testament to the hard work and commitment of our team at PackQueen. We are proud to be acknowledged among top manufacturing companies in Australia. This recognition inspires us to continue innovating and delivering high-quality products to our customers. We sincerely thank the Australian Business Champions awards for this honor and remain dedicated to pushing the boundaries of manufacturing excellence.

Telstra Best of Business Awards - State Finalist 2023 - Victorian Promoting Sustainability

In 2023, PackQueen was finalist for Telstra Best of Business Awards 2023 - State Finalist for Promoting Sustainability. Recognition of commitment to eco-friendly packaging solutions and driving sustainability in the industry. Leading the way in reducing carbon footprint. Inspiring innovation and raising awareness for sustainable packaging. Grateful for the honor and dedicated to a greener future.


PackQueen has consistently gained recognition and exposure, being regularly featured on local news, articles, and television over the years. These media appearances have helped highlight our commitment to providing top-quality packaging solutions and driving industry innovation. Some notable features include segments on the importance of sustainable packaging, interviews with our experts on the latest packaging trends and advancements, and articles showcasing our success stories in partnering with local businesses. These appearances have allowed us to share our expertise, build valuable connections, and inspire others in the packaging industry.

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Foxtel Feature: Industry Leaders

PackQueen has been featured on the Foxtel Industry Leader program. This recognition highlights our position as a leader in the packaging industry and showcases our commitment to delivering innovative solutions for businesses. Being featured on this prestigious program is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our team at PackQueen. We are grateful for this opportunity to showcase our expertise and share our story with a wider audience. This recognition inspires us to continue pushing the boundaries of packaging excellence and providing exceptional solutions to our valued customers.

You can view the full video by clicking here.

Candle Business Coach Interview

PackQueen founder Monique Samara recently had the honor of being interviewed by the candle business coach for her podcast. This opportunity provided a platform for Monique to share her insights and expertise in the world of packaging, particularly within the candle industry. During the interview, Monique discussed the importance of packaging in enhancing product appeal, creating brand consistency, and standing out in a competitive market. Her knowledge and experience in the field have been invaluable, and this podcast interview allowed her to offer valuable advice and inspiration to fellow candle business owners.

Click here to listen to the full interview.

Donna Hay Magazine

PackQueen has been featured in the renowned Donna Hay magazine. This prestigious recognition is a testament to our commitment to providing exceptional packaging solutions that align with the magazine's aesthetic and values. The feature highlighted our innovative designs, quality craftsmanship, and ability to cater to the unique needs of the culinary industry. We are honored to have our products showcased in such a reputable publication, and this recognition inspires us to continue delivering exceptional packaging solutions to our valued customers.

Leaders in Heels

Leaders in Heels are an online community where women in business, female leaders and entrepreneurs are nutured, inspired and empowered. They featured an article about PackQueen founder Monique Samara. View the article here

Pretty Paper Things

Pretty Paper Things, the paper loving blog, recently featured a post showcasing PackQueen products that are perfect for your Christmas wrapping needs. The blog highlighted the beautiful and high-quality packaging options offered by PackQueen, providing readers with inspiration and ideas to create stunning and festive gift presentations this holiday season.To view their blog click here

Handmade Kids

Handmade Kids, the creative and crafty website, recently featured a craft tutorial titled "3 ways to use a flat packed box," highlighting the versatility of PackQueen's boxes. The feature showcased the potential for these boxes beyond traditional packaging, inspiring readers with creative and innovative ways to repurpose and use them in various crafts and projects.

Australian Eco Citizen

Website Eco Citizen is dedicated to educating their audience about environmental and sustainable practices. In a recent article about eco-friendly gift giving, they featured PackQueen's recycled gift boxes. The recognition by Eco Citizen showcases PackQueen's commitment to promoting sustainability and providing environmentally-conscious packaging solutions. It is an honor to be featured by a platform that shares our passion for making a positive impact on the planet through conscientious gift choices.

Sponsorships & Donations

Australian Bridal Industry Academy

PackQueen were proud to team up with the Australian Bridal Industry Academy as official Gift Box Sponser for their Annual Designer of Dreams event.  PackQueen supplied products to create gift boxes for the atendees on the night. To see more about what ABIA does click here

Business in Heels

PackQueen teamed up with Business in Heels' Melbourne Outer West Chapter to provide promotional packs for their networking events. We were honored to support their mission of empowering women in business and were delighted to offer our top-quality packaging solutions to enhance their events. To find out more about Business in Heels click here

Marina O'Dea's Breast Cancer Fundraisers and Events

Marina O'Dea dedicates her to to fundraising to help in breast cancer research and prevention. PackQueen supplied products to Marina O'Dea for one of her charity events, making it that bit more special for the attendees.

M.A.D Women Foundation Gala

The M.A.D. Women Foundation aims to help create community connections for women and children fleeing domestic violence, homeless youth and adults, asylum seekers, disabled and disadvantaged youth, long-term unemployed and people facing illness and more. PackQueen provided products for use on the evening of their fundraising gala.


PackQueen was proud to provide promotional macaron packs for the Cakeriffic Cake Expo. Our packaging solutions perfectly complemented the exquisite designs displayed at the event, and we were delighted to support this celebration of culinary excellence. We look forward to continuing to provide exceptional packaging solutions for future events.

Cake Bake and Sweets Show

PackQueen have previously exhibited at the Cake Bake and Sweets Show, featuring our huge range of the food packaging products that we have available. To read more about the Cake Bake and Sweets Show click here.

The School for Life

School for Life Foundation (SFL - was founded in 2008 by two young, proactive and passionate Australians, Annabelle Chauncy and Dave Everett. They were fuelled by a vision to improve the lives of people in rural Uganda, through education. They have successfully built and now operate a primary school and vocational training centre named Katuuso. The school educates 220 children, employs 30 locals, runs vocational training programs in sewing and agriculture to assist with the self-sufficiency and sustainability of the community which now has access to clean water and health checks.  Annabelle and our team of volunteers operate our sponsorship and fundraising programs from Australia, whilst Dave oversees operations and expansion in Uganda. Read more about The School for Life Foundation here


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