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Northern Rivers Business Awards

Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 Northern Rivers Regional Business Awards. The Northern Rivers Regional Business Awards gala event celebrated the business excellence of 100 finalists at Elements of Byron on Saturday 13 October with 250 attendees. Regional winners will compete for the State's top honour at the NSW Business Chamber State Business Awards on Friday 23 November, Luna Park Sydney.

2018 Winners

View the 2018 finalists here.

Excellence in Small Business

Potager - A Kitchen Garden

Excellence in Business

Duraplas Industries

Outstanding Young Employee

Caitlyn Knight, SAE Group

Outstanding Young Entrepreneur

Eddie Brook, Cape Byron Distillery

Outstanding Business Leader

Les McGuire, Future Proof Financial

Start Up Superstar

Byron Bay Rail Road Company

Excellence in Innovation

Sunshine Sugar

Excellence in Sustainability

Stone & Wood Brewing Co

Outstanding Employer of Choice

Stone & Wood Brewing Co

Excellence in Export

Hemp Foods Australia

Excellence in Workplace Inclusion

Thomas Noble & Russell (TNR)

Excellence in Social Enterprise

Local Chamber of Commerce

Evans Head Business & Community Chamber

Excellence in Visitor Experience

Casino RSM Club

Excellence in Retail

SHOPBABY Australia

Excellence in Professional Services

Southern Cross Credit Union

Excellence in Personal Services

Nestle In Childcare Centres

Excellence in Trade & Manufacturing


Excellence in Aged Care & Wellbeing

Regional Business of the Year

Stone & Wood Brewing Co