CHOICE's annual awards name and shame the shonkiest products and companies taking advantage of Australian consumers.
SHONKY: (adjective) Australian slang meaning "unreliable, unsound, dishonest, poor or of dubious quality; shoddy"
The Shonky award for...nothing egg-ceeds like egg-cess
The Shonky HALL OF SHAME award for...sucker for punishment
The Shonky award for...unfair play
The Shonky award for...electric bill shock
The Shonky award for...the incredible Shrinking Man (-size tissue)
The Shonky award for...credit despair
The Shonky award for... grain of truth
The Shonky award for...putting the tool in toolbar
Every year we receive hundreds of nominations for shoddy products and dodgy services. Here we explain the judging process for determining which ones make the final cut.
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Every year we have plenty of contenders lining up for the awards you’d think nobody would want. Find out who got the gongs in our annual lemon fest, starting from 2006.
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