McLaren Vale Business Awards

Major Event Sponsor

Nominations for 2019 have now closed – stay tuned for the announcement of our finalists.  

People’s Choice Voting will open on Monday, 30 September 2019.

The McLaren Vale Business Awards is a project of the business association that over the past 15 years has recognised the quiet achievers in our area.  Awards are presented in categories such as employee, home-based business, tourism, hospitality, trades, professional & business services, new business and retail.

Finalists are selected by our independent judging panel and winners will be announced in late October.

The awards presentation will be held at the Eileen Hardy Room at Hardy’s Tintara on Friday, 18 October 2019.

This is an exclusive invite only event. All nominees will be contacted.

Award Criteria


Retail: A business that provides a comprehensive range of products in a superior environment

New Business: Trading since 1 July 2018 in the McLaren Vale Region and demonstrates an outstanding commitment and potential

Home-Based Business: For small businesses run from home committed to efficiently providing an innovative quality product.

Employee: Outstanding individual with an unshakable commitment to their employer

Professional & Business Services: A qualified business or individual practitioner providing outstanding professional services and advice to client e.g. Doctor, Dentist, Lawyer, Accountant etc

Trades: A business or person who provides outstanding quality, service and advice to clients

Hospitality: A business offering exceptional service and quality in food, beverage or entertainment

Tourism: A tour guide/operator, attraction or accommodation providing high level of service & experience to the community & visitors to the region.

Gold sponsors

Gold Award Sponsors

Executive Sponsors

Hastwell Travel & Cruise – 8323 9922
Harcourts Wine Coast – 8323 9300
McLaren Vale Garden Centre – 8323 8440
Hiltons Betta Home Living – 8323 8803
Sprint Auto Parts  – 8323 7594

McLaren Vale Motel & Apartments – 8323 8265
d’Arenberg Wines – 8329 4848
Hani IT Computer Solutions – 0458 450 877
Fleurieu App – 0455 791 190
Julia Brown Naturopath & Remedial Massage Therapist – 0407 260 269