RDA Northern Rivers congratulates our local business winners at the Northern Rivers Regional Business Awards. The Awards recognise the outstanding achievements in our local business sector with winners coming from across the region. Regional winners will compete for the State’s top honour at the NSW Business Chamber State Business Awards on Friday 23 November at Luna Park in Sydney.

From the 100 finalists the following businesses were celebrated on the night.

  • Outstanding Young Employee – Caitlyn Knight, SAE Group
  • Outstanding Young Entrepreneur – Eddie Brook, Cape Byron Distillery
  • Outstanding Business Leader – Les McGuire, Future Proof Financial
  • Excellence in Small Business – Potager – A Kitchen Garden
  • Excellence in Business – Duraplas Industries
  • Excellence in Social Enterprise – Yaru Water & Mount Warning Spring Water
  • Excellence in Sustainability – Stone & Wood Brewing Co
  • Outstanding Employer of Choice – Stone & Wood Brewing Co
  • Excellence in Innovation- Sunshine Sugar
  • Excellence in Workplace Inclusion – Thomas Noble & Russell (TNR)
  • Excellence in Export – Hemp Foods Australia
  • Start Up Superstar – Byron Bay Railroad Company
  • Local Chamber of Commerce – Evans Head Business and Community Chamber
  • Excellence in Aged Care & Wellbeing – Varela & Swift Pharmacy
  • Excellence in Personal Services – Nestle In Childcare Centres
  • Excellence in Professional Services – Southern Cross Credit Union
  • Excellence in Retail – Shopbaby Australia
  • Excellence in Trade & Manufacturing – APRACS
  • Excellence in Visitor Experience – Casino RSM Club
  • Regional Business of the Year – Stone & Wood Brewing Co
NNSW Regional Business Awards 2018

Photo from NNSW Business Chamber, Photography by Paul Tuthill Photography