AWARD CATEGORIES & SPONSORS
TOURISM & HOSPITIALITY
Proudly sponsored by Dungog Regional Tourism.
Recognises those businesses who demonstrate great quality, attitude and ability to promote our District. Eg. tourism operators, cafés and restaurants or entertainment providers.
RURAL PRODUCERS & MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Proudly sponsored by IGA Lovey’s Grocers.
Recognises those businesses producing anything from innovative to functional products - the best in their field. Eg. Farmers and nurseries to boutique foods and vineyards could qualify.
Proudly sponsored by Settlers Arms.
Recognises those businesses that provide the essential services to allow other businesses to run more efficiently. Eg. accountants, real estate agents and solicitors.
TRADES & CONSTRUCTION
Proudly sponsored by Ray White Rural.
Recognises builders, plumbers, fencers and other trades who provide high quality service and excellent standards in their field.
OUTSTANDING EMPLOYEE - Under 25
Proudly sponsored by Dungog Rotary Club.
Recognises people under 25 who demonstrate initiative, providing high quality service and excellent standards in their field.
OUTSTANDING EMPLOYEE - Over 25
Proudly sponsored by Insurance Advisernet.
Recognises people over 25 who demonstrate initiative, providing high quality service and excellent standards in their field.
Proudly sponsored by Tinshed Brewery.
Recognises those retail businesses that provide a great shopping experience.
Proudly sponsored by Mai-Wel Labourforce Solutions.
Recognises those businesses that provide outstanding customer service.
ENVIRONMENT & SUSTAINABILITY (GOLDEN AXE)
Proudly sponsored by Sneddens Fencing Products.
Recognises those businesses who reduce the impact of their operations on the environment and/or provide products or services that have a positive environmental impact By supporting the Dungog District Chamber of Commerce, you help to raise awareness of the contribution local businesses bring to our community and reward those who have provided you with great service throughout the year. Size does not matter. It's attitude, quality and ability to promote our District that counts! Nominate a local business or employee today.
OUTSTANDING NEW BUSINESS
Proudly sponsored by Addison Partners.
Recognises a business in any category operating for less than 2 years. The award recognises operators who have demonstrated good business practices in starting, setting up and growing their business for success. New operators who bring a new look and feel to an existing business also qualify.
Proudly sponsored by Chic and Antique.
Recognises the role of not for profit organisations in the Dungog Shire and the people who work within them. This includes not for profit events. Nominations can be made for individuals or for whole organisations, and can reflect contributions made to the community, or organisational leadership and practice.
HALL OF FAME
Proudly sponsored by Dungog Fitness.
The inductees are people who have made a significant They will have had a positive impact on advancing the business community of the Dungog Shire and have helped make the district what it is today.
CHAMBER MEMBERS AWARD*
Proudly sponsored by Restart IT.
Recognises a Chamber Member who has been nominated in a category and is considered by the Chamber Committee to have helped to promote the Chamber in the District.
OVERALL BUSINESS EXCELLENCE*
Proudly sponsored by Dungog Chronicle.
Recognises the outstanding business from all categories.
*Not open for nominations.
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