Appliances Online’s Cake Competition!

November 8th, 2013

Appliance News Company News


Appliances Online has turned eight, and we want to celebrate with eight appliance-themed birthday cakes from around Australia!

That’s where YOU come in.

By sending us a photo of your appliance-themed birthday cake between 8 November and 8 December, you’ll get the chance to WIN one of eight Sunbeam food processors, valued at RRP $399 each!

LC9000Sunbeam Food Processor LC9000

Here’s how to enter:

1. Decorate an appliance-themed birthday cake

AoL_birthday_toaster_cake_00Here’s our attempt at decorating a Toaster Cake – reckon you can do better?

Appliances Online stocks more than 90 of the world’s leading brands, so check out for inspiration.

2. Upload a picture to the web

BHC_appliance_cakes_11We also had a go at making a Fridge Cake.  Feeling inspired?

Once you have created your cake, upload a picture via Appliances Online’s Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter.

  • Twitter: Upload your picture, tag @appliancesAU and use the hashtag #AOLbirthday
  • Instagram: Upload your picture, tag @appliancesAU and use the hashtag #AOLbirthday
  • Facebook: Simply upload the picture of your cake to our page

3. Choose your favourites!

BHC_appliance_cakes_32Our Microwave Cake is certainly colourful – how about your own?

User interaction (e.g. Likes, Shares, Favourites, Retweets etc.) will determine the top 20 finalists.  Appliances Online will then select the 8 winning cakes from among these finalists.

It’s that simple!

Start your decorating today – the Appliances Online’s National Cake Competition is open from 8 November through to 8 December.

Happy decorating!  We can’t wait to see what creative cakes you all come up with!

Terms and conditions

  1. This competition is open to the general public including all cake decorators (beginners to masters), as well as culinary and cake-decorating students, from 8 November – 8 December, 2013.
  2. All sculpted cake entries must be made in real cake. No dummies may be used for sculpted cakes. Sculpted cakes and all decorations must be edible. Only cake boards and any necessary supports are allowed for inedible items. Entries with plastic figurines and other non-edible items on the cake will be disqualified.
  3. Special backdrops, table coverings, pictures or examples or advertising (business cards) will not be included in the judging process.
  4. Entries will be judged on originality, creativity, workmanship and degree of difficulty, artistic coordination and overall appearance.
  5. Each entry/photograph must be the entrant’s original work that has not previously been published nor won a prize or award.
  6. You must own the rights to the photos that you have submitted.
  7. The top 20 cakes with the most likes and shares will become finalists and will be included in an official announcement via our blog and Facebook page.
  8. Appliances Online will select the eight winners out of the top 20 finalists.
  9. By entering in the contest and uploading your photos for your submission, you grant us rights to reproduce and use those images throughout our site, but also in other collateral, promotional materials, etc., as we see fit, and without compensation. Please note that we may use your photos even if you do not win. We will try our very best to attribute.

Mark joined Appliances Online in November 2011 and has since learned more than he ever expected to know about appliances. He enjoys looking for new and unusual ways for to solve everyday problems using typical household appliances. When he’s not toiling at the desks of Appliances Online and Big Brown Box, he tries to find time to write the next big bestseller and draw satirical cartoons, but is too easily distracted by TV, music and video games. Mark’s favourite appliance is the Dyson Groom Tool, as he loves the concept of vacuuming your dog. Google+

5 responses to “Appliances Online’s Cake Competition!”

  1. Guest says:

    The fridge looks like a penis

  2. Guest says:

    Serious girth too.

  3. Monica @ Gastromony says:

    This is such a fun competition. My cake was a bit rushed but tasted great 🙂 I guess that’s all that matters with cakes!

  4. We agree with you, Monica! Good luck with your entry. 🙂

  5. test says:


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