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2021 Central Highlands Business Excellence Awards

The winners have been revealed!

If you were a guest or a corporate partner at the September Gala Dinner for the 2021 Central Highlands Business Excellence Awards, please share your thoughts in this survey so that we can deliver an event better event in 2023!

Congratulations to the 2021 winners:
NBN Australia Agribusiness Award:
WINNER - SwarmFarm Robotics
FINALISTS - JEM Family Wagyu, PLF Australia

Kestrel Coal Resources Construction and Trade Award:
WINNER - Patrick Refrigeration
FINALISTS - APH Glass and Aluminium, Diamond Lawn and Garden Australia

Local Buying Foundation Emerging Business of the Year Award:
WINNER - Stadium Premier Fitness
FINALISTS - Farm and Construction Products, Little Gem Yoga, PLF Australia

AusIndustry Health and Lifestyle Award:
WINNER - Central Highlands Healthcare
FINALISTS - Yumba Bimbi, Stadium Premier Fitness

The Irish Village Hospitality Award:
WINNER - Fairbairn Bakery
FINALIST - Lake Maraboon Holiday Village

Regional Insurance Brokers Manufacturing Award:
WINNER - SwarmFarm Robotics
FINALISTS - APH Glass and Aluminium, Fairbairn Bakery

4t Consultants Professional and Business Services Award:
WINNER - Maraboon Veterinary Surgery (Sutherland and Reynolds)
FINALISTS - Central Highlands Healthcare, Yumba Bimbi

Fair Dinkum Fresh Retail Award:
WINNER - Country Allure
FINALISTS - Emerald Cut Loose, Fairbairn Bakery

Capricorn Enterprise Tourism Award:
WINNER - Lake Maraboon Holiday Village
FINALISTS - Australian Nature Guides

CHDC Business of the Year:
WINNER - Country Allure
FINALIST - Central Highlands Healthcare

The Capricornian People's Choice Award:
WINNER - Country Allure
  • Bethany Prickett Hair & Make-Up
  • Blackwater International Coal Centre
  • Buttermere Beauty and Baby
  • Central Western Hobbies
  • Child's Emerald Tyre Service
  • Codence Accounting
  • Country Allure
  • Country Co
  • CQ Concreting
  • Cracked Pepper Canteen & Catering
  • Decadence Gifts & Homewares
  • Emerald Batteries
  • Emerald Cars Plus
  • Emerald Gymnastics and Trampoline Club
  • Emerald Office Supplies
  • Enwise Electrical and Refrigeration
  • Fairbairn Bakery
  • Family Law Services Online
  • Farm and Construction Products
  • Gray Street Veterinary Clinic
  • Hops and Vine Tapas Bar
  • Ja-max Industries
  • Kings Coffee House
  • Laura Ashlee Tattoos
  • Lewo's Cafe Capella
  • Like Mum Used to Make
  • Little Gem Yoga
  • Meraki Lashes CQ
  • Miners Heritage
  • Nice Brows CQ
  • Nitro Lineboring
  • Open Your Art
  • Patrick Refrigeration
  • Peak Fitness Functional Movement Co.
  • Rubyvale Caravan Park
  • Sapphire Caravan & Cabin Park
  • Sapphire Showcase
  • Shelfield Coffee Brewers
  • SKLD Security
  • Smart Fitness
  • Spring Into Wellness with Lisa Howard
  • Springsure Overlander Motel
  • Stadium Premier Fitness
  • Stoned + Saged
  • Streamline Swimming Centre
  • Studio Sixty Two
  • The New Royal Hotel Rubyvale
  • TMF Cake Designs
  • Total Beauty
  • Vivid Movement and Performance
  • Yumba Bimbi

Watch the official video of the Gala Dinner here.

Read our media release about the Awards Gala Dinner here.

See photos from the Awards Gala Dinner here.

Find out more about our valued Awards Partners here.

The Central Highlands Business Excellence Awards are designed to celebrate the efforts and achievements of this diverse and dedicated business community and recognise their contribution, not only to economic vitality but to creating the strong, healthy, vibrant regional community that is the Central Queensland Highlands.

Country Allure CEO Angela Taylor. Her business won CHDC Business of the Year, The Capricornian People's Choice, and the Fair Dinkum Fresh Retail Awards.