The 2016 Sound & Image Awards - Australia's most prestigious and sort after awards will once again have the Australian HiFi and AV Show has its Platinum Sponsor. The 'awards' were inaugurated in 1985 and presented at a Gala Dinner at the then Shore Motel in Sydney. Since those early days the 'awards' have grown into a much anticipated annual event on the electronic home entertainment industry calendar as have the number of categories. Recognising excellence in manufacture, design and performance this years winners will be announced at a black tie dinner to be held at the Grace Hotel Sydney on Wednesday evening November 25th. The issue of the popular Sound & Image magazine featuring all the nominees and winners will be published in the first week of December.