Randwick City Business Excellence Awards
Due to past State Government Public Health Orders, and careful consideration, the Randwick City Business Excellence Awards 2021 were postponed until 2022.
For further information regarding the Randwick City Business Excellence Awards please contact Precedent Productions on 02 8363 3333 or visit www.thebusinessawards.com.au
Everything’s coming up roses for a number of local businesses who were recognised as the best of the bunch at the Randwick City Business Excellence Awards gala dinner presented by Randwick Council and Precedent Productions at Royal Randwick Racecourse.
Randwick Mayor Dylan Parker presented Maroubra business, If The Florist, with the hotly contested Business of the Year award. Florist Ivan Ferreira has worked work with Sydney's leading florists, inspiring him to create his own brand. Born in Brazil, Ivan takes inspiration for his creative floral arrangements from the seaside, tropical landscape and freedom.
Best Coffee was won by Coogee’s The Lion and Buffalo, Best Café was awarded to Randwick’s The Shed and Clove Lane, also located in Randwick, took out Best Restaurant.
Clovelly’s Madame and Yves were awarded Best Bakery and Coogee Lady K Hair Artistry were recognised as Best Hairdresser, while Kingsford’s Auto Express took home Best Automotive Services.
Randwick City 2022 Business Excellence Awards Winners
|Business of the Year||If The Florist, Maroubra|
|Best Coffee Award||The Lion and Buffalo, South Coogee|
|Youth Award||Jacob Morris - Auto Express|
|Accommodation||Adina Apartment Hotels - Coogee|
|Automotive Services||Auto Express, Kingsford|
|Bakery/Cake Business||Madame & Yves, Clovelly|
|Beauty Services||Laura Wilkes Nail Technician, La Perouse|
|Butcher/Delicatessen/Seafood||Peters Meats, Pacific Square Shopping Centre|
|Café||The Shed Café, Royal Randwick Shopping Centre|
|Club/Pub||The Juniors, Kingsford|
|Dental Services||Dental Avenue, Maroubra|
|Early Childhood Centre||Wee Wonders, Kensington|
|Education Service||CLEAR Education, Maroubra|
|Fashion||Rumours Shoes, Randwick|
|Fast Food/Takeaway||Happy as Larry Pizza Truck, Malabar|
|Fitness||Livebreathe Health & Fitness, Randwick|
|Florist||If The Florist, Maroubra|
|Fruit & Vegetable Shop||Harris Farm Markets, Royal Randwick Shopping Centre|
|General Retail Business||Driftwood Living, Little Bay|
|Hairdresser||Lady K Hair Artistry, Coogee|
|Health||CPR Kids, Randwick|
|Most Inclusive Employer||Azzurro Espresso, Maroubra|
|New Business||Vital Dental, Royal Randwick Shopping Centre|
|Online Business||Freckly Faces, Maroubra|
|Performing Arts||Malabar Dance Crew, Malabar|
|Pharmacy||Blooms the Chemist, Coogee|
|Professional Services||Struggletown Veterinary Hospital, Randwick|
|Real Estate Agency||Belle Property, Randwick|
|Restaurant||Clove Lane, Randwick|
|Service & Trade||Maroubra Locksmiths, Maroubra|
|Sole Operator||Babysafe Eastern Suburbs, Maroubra|
|Tourist Services||Let's Go Surfing, Maroubra|
Randwick City 2019 Business Excellence Awards Winners
The best of the best businesses in Randwick City were recognised on Wednesday 23 October 2019, at a gala dinner presented by Randwick City Council and Precedent Productions at Royal Randwick Racecourse.
In front of a packed crowd, former Randwick Mayor Danny Said presented the prestigious Business of the Year Award to Let’s Go Surfing.
The keenly contested Café of the Year category was taken out by the recently reopened The Boatshed La Perouse, which features absolute waterfront dining.
Club/Pub of the Year was won by Merivale’s Coogee Pavilion, Restaurant of the Year was taken out by Del Punto in The Spot, Randwick offering diners a little taste of Barcelona, while the Best Coffee Award was won by The Shed Café in Royal Randwick Shopping Centre.
The hotly contested Best Hairdresser was taken out by Phoenix Hair Design in Matraville and Best Real Estate Agency was won by Century 21 Eastern Beaches Maroubra.
- Accommodation Adina Apartment Hotel, Coogee
- Bakery/Cake Shop The Sweet Spot Patisserie, Randwick
- Beauty Services Evolution Laser - Royal Randwick Shopping Centre, Randwick
- Butcher/Delicatessen/Seafood The Fish Market, Maroubra
- Cafe The Boatshed La Perouse
- Club/Pub Coogee Pavilion
- Early Childhood Centre Blue Gum Cottage Children's Centre, Chifley
- Fashion Shop Thyme, Clovelly
- Fast Food/Takeaway BIG BUNZ, Malabar
- Fitness GYM 115, Randwick
- Florist Mary K Floral Design Pacific Square, Maroubra
- Fruit & Vegetable Shop Harris Farm Markets Royal Randwick Shopping Centre
- General Retail Business Driftwood Living, Little Bay
- Hairdresser Phoenix Hair Design, Matraville
- Health Full Face Orthodontics, Randwick
- Most inclusive employer Neuroscience Research Australia, Randwick
- New Business Diamond Kidz, Matraville
- Pharmacy Little Bay Pharmacy
- Professional Services My Finance Agent, Kingsford
- Real Estate Agency Century 21 Eastern Beaches Maroubra
- Repairs/Service & Trade 2020 Fire Protection, Matraville
- Restaurant Del Punto, Randwick
- Sole Trader Nutty Professor Science for Kids, Coogee
- Tourist Services Let's Go Surfing - Maroubra
- Travel I Love Cruising with Kelly, Maroubra
- Youth Award Max Agapitos, Agspire Kids Fitness, Maroubra
- Business of the Year Let's Go Surfing - Maroubra
- Best Coffee Award The Shed Café, Royal Randwick Shopping Centre
Former Randwick Mayor Danny Said praised all the winners and finalists for their contribution to the Randwick City sense of community.
“Our businesses are so important to our local economy and sense of place within our town centres. It’s competitive business being a business in Randwick City and they all work incredibly hard for our community.
“This year we received a staggering 9,915 votes from the public to help select our 250 finalists. From there a team of independent judges narrowed the field down to 27 category winners. Congratulations to all winners and finalists.”
The Awards are proudly sponsored by major sponsors Nova Employment and support sponsors Service NSW, Royal Randwick Shopping Centre and Walsh’s Village Pharmacy South Maroubra.
Randwick City 2017 Business Excellence Awards Winners
The 2017 Randwick City Business Excellence Award winners were announced on Wednesday 1 November highlighting the dynamic business community of our local area.
Kingsford’s iconic sushi bar Niji Sushi has taken out the top honours as 2017 Business of the Year in the Randwick City Business Excellence Awards announced this week at a gala dinner at Royal Randwick Racecourse.
Niji was awarded restaurant of the year, while 22 Grams from Randwick won café of the year and Lily & Co Hairdressing from Malabar won the hotly contested hairdresser category.
There were 200 finalists in 27 categories recognising the best of the best businesses across Randwick City as voted by customers and professional judges.
Full list of winners
|Bakery/Cake Shop||La Boulangerie -Pacific Square Shopping Centre||Maroubra|
|Beauty Services||The Parlour Room||Clovelly|
|Butcher/Delicatessen/Seafood||Pacific Square Gourmet Deli -Pacific Square Shopping Centre||Maroubra|
|Randwick Best Coffee Award||The Shed Cafe||Randwick|
|Child Care Services||Greengables Children's Day Nursery||Kingsford|
|Fashion Shop||Seed Heritage - Royal Randwick Shopping Centre||Randwick|
|Fast Food/Takeaway||Krazy Chix||Malabar|
|Fitness||Titan Fitness Coogee||Coogee|
|Florist||Mary K Floral Design -Pacific Square Shopping Centre||Maroubra|
|Fruit & Vegetable Shop||Harris Farm Markets - Royal Randwick Shopping Centre||Randwick|
|General Retail Business||Amber Tiles Kingsford||Kingsford|
|Hairdresser||Lily & Co Hairdressing||Malabar|
|Health||Bright Smile Dental Coogee||Coogee|
|Most Inclusive Employer||Food Works||Little Bay|
|Newsagent||Kingsford Bus Stop Newsagency||Kingsford|
|Pharmacy||Little Bay Pharmacy||Little Bay|
|Professional Services||Bendigo Bank - Clovelly Community Bank||Clovelly|
|Real Estate Agency||Laing & Simmons - Kingsford||Kingsford|
|Repairs/Service & Trade||Floormania - Kensington||Kensington|
|Restaurant||Niji Sushi Bar||Kingsford|
|Tourist Services||Sydney Dive Safari||Matraville|
|Travel||Flight Centre -Pacific Square Shopping Centre||Maroubra|
|Youth Award||Bethan Liddiatt, Blue Gum Cottage Children's Centre||Chifley|
|Business of the Year||Niji Sushi Bar||Kingsford|
Randwick City 2015 Business Excellence Awards Winners
|Category Name||Business Name||Suburb|
|Accommodation||Avonmore on the Park Boutique Hotel||Randwick|
Christopher's Cake Shop - Randwick
Blue Ocean Beauty & Skin Care Clinic
Peters Meats Pacific Square Maroubra
The Heritage Kitchen Garden
Child Care Services
Maroubra Kinder Haven
Randwick Bowling Club
Titan Fitness Coogee
Fruit & Vegetable Shop
Royal Randwick Fruit Market
General Retail Business
RnR Hair & Beauty
Massage By The Sea
Kingsford Bus Stop Newsagency
Little Bay Pharmacy
Bank of Sydney - Kingsford
Real Estate Agency
Belle Property Randwick
Repairs/Service & Trade
Nycon Security Group
Niji Sushi Bar
Lets Go Surfing
Coco De Luma Hair & Body South Coogee
Randwick Best Coffee Award
22 Grams Cafe
Business of the Year
Mayor’s Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Randwick Business Community
Richard Ho - Richard Ho Pharmacy
Mayor’s Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Randwick Business Community
John Englelman - Kingsford Furnishing Centre