Award finalists announced

Competition across all categories and participation in the 2016/17 Rowe Partners Port Augusta Outstanding Business Awards has been extremely high this year with 313 nominations being received by 67 different businesses and individuals for the 15 award categories.

A final total of 76 qualifying entries have now been judged and Business Port Augusta is pleased to announce the names of finalists in all categories. Finalists 2016/17

Kismet’s Hair and Beauty - Outstanding Home-based Business 2016/17

  • Supreme Clean Carpets + Restoration
  • Dance Explosions 
  • Webb Software
  • Westside Physiotherapy

Supreme Clean Carpets + Restoration - Excellence in Hospitality and Tourism 2016/17

Standpipe Golf Motor Inn

  • Eco Motel 
  • Archers Table

Cinema Augusta - Excellence in Small Business 2016/17 (1-5 Employees)

  • Dance Explosions 
  • Dental On Commercial
  • SA Carpet and Tile Cleaning

Bultarra Australian Saltbush Lamb - Excellence in Medium Business 2016/17 (6-20 Employees)

  • Mamma Lou’s 
  • Comfort Inn and Suites Augusta Westside
  • Redgum Vet and Pet Boarding
  • Neill Automotives

Better Homes Supplies - Excellence in Large Business 2016/17 (21+ Employees)

  • Majestic Oasis Apartments 
  • Max Cranes 
  • Standpipe Golf Motor Inn

Telstra Store Port Augusta - Employer of the Year 2016/17

  • Kismet’s Hair and Beauty
  • KD’s Hair Flair

Nistico Sen - Trainee of the Year 2016/17

  • No submissions recieved

Business SA - Apprentice of the Year 2016/17 Skye Munns

  • Jessica Hammer

Southern Cross Austereo – Most Innovative Business 2016/17

  • Bultarra Australian Saltbush Lamb 
  • Webb Software 

Supreme Clean Carpets + Restoration

Oz Minerals Junior Employee of the Year 2016/17 (18-35)

  • Skye Wilson
  • Megan Collins 
  • Georgia Phillips

Port Augusta Business Centre - Senior Employee of the Year 2016/17 (36+)

  • Karen Miller 
  • Dot Nickolai 
  • Jodie Crute

5AU / MAGIC FM - Outstanding Emerging Business 2016/17

  • My Friend Billy 
  • Dental on Commercial
  • Mamma Lou’s

The Transcontinental - Most Popular Business 2016/17

  • JM Deli 
  • Kismet’s Hair and Beauty 
  • Blue Mangrove

The awards gala dinner is on October 27.