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Ballina business awards: full list of this year's winners

PEOPLE’S CHOICE: Trent Morgan and his team from Evolution Cafe at the Ballina Chamber of Commerce’s Northern Star Ballina Coast and Hinterland Business Excellence Awards held last Saturday night.
PEOPLE’S CHOICE: Trent Morgan and his team from Evolution Cafe at the Ballina Chamber of Commerce’s Northern Star Ballina Coast and Hinterland Business Excellence Awards held last Saturday night. CN Photography

HERE are the winners of The 2015 Northern Star Coast and Hinterland Business Excellence Awards: 

Hospitality: Cafe Marius

Tourism: Alstonville Country Cottages

Professional services: The Professionals

Home-based business: Barefruit Marketing

Retail outlet: Riley Burnett

Trade services: Col Groves Electrical

Aged and disability care: Tweed Byron Ballina Community Transport

Fitness and wellbeing: Curves Ballina

Don King Award for community service: Ballina Lighthouse and Lismore SLSC and Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter

Workplace safety: North Coast Holiday Parks

Best new business: ENV Solutions

Exporter of the year: Koala Tea Company

Health and wellness: Dr Susan Velovski

Hair and beauty: Smooth Hair and Beauty

Manufacturing and innovation: LJ Signs

Ethics in business: FSG Australia

Green and sustainable business: The Belle General

Customer service: Be Waxed and Tanned

People's choice: Evolution Cafe and Wine Bar

Business of the year: Ballina Campervan and Motorhome Centre.



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