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2017 Finalist & Winners

 

Latrobe City People’s Choice Awards 2017 Finalists

 

Category Finalists & Winners
 

Excellence in Customer Service – Take Away

Cool Group

 

Pax Hill Pizza

Traralgon Charcoal Chicken

Zio’s Pizza

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Club / Hotel

Hip Pocket Workwear

 

Glengarry Hotel

The 3844

Churchill Hotel

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Café / Bakery

Gippsland Printers

 

Bushies Bakery

Vintage C’Hill

Three Little Birds

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Restaurant

Latrobe City

 

Little Prince Eating House and Bar

The Red Dot Japanese Restaurant

Café Qu Bah

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Accommodation up to 10 Rooms

Destination Gippsland

 

Brigadoon Cottages

Churchill Hotel

Mayfair Serviced Apartments

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Accommodation – 11-20 Rooms

Gippsland Solar

 

Tandara Caravan

The Top Pub

Midvalley Motel

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Accommodation – Over 21 Rooms

Valentina Flowers

 

Bridges on Argyle

Century Inn

Morwell Motel

 

Most Popular – Tourist Attraction

LV Express

 

Jump & Climb

Narkoojee Winery

Old Gipps Town

 

Most Popular – Community Event

Australian Paper

 

Traralgon Farmers Market

Boolarra Folk Festival

Tyers Art Festival

 

Most Popular Community Service / Organisation

Morwell Bowls Club

 

Forever Friends Animal Rescue Latrobe

CFA Traralgon

Berry Street Morwell

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Retail & Service > under 5 employees

Carpet Country

 

Flowers By Rhi

Lilly Pilly Florist

The Shoe Room

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Retail & Service > over 6 employees

LV Drafting

 

Latrobe Veterinary Group

TM &H Home Timber & Hardware Moe

Greencross Vets

 

Excellence in Customer Service – New business > established less than 12 months

Latrobe City

 

FoodCo On Franklin

Onyx Wholefood Café

Raw Harvest

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Homebased & Mobile Business

Danae

 

Meg Moo Macarons

MsMac Creations

Little Finn

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Health, Wellbeing & Lifestyle

TRFM

 

Embrace Fitness

Endota Spa

Sky Fitness

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Health & Beauty

TRFM

 

Mel’s Cutting and Beauty Rooms

Meraki Hair Salon

Alchemy Hair and Makeup

 

Good Access is Good Business

Work Solutions Gippsland

 

Stellina

Care Aura

Green Olive

2016 Finalist & Winners


Southern Cross Austereo  People’s Choice Awards 2016

Category Finalists & Winners (in red)
Excellence in Customer Service – Take Away  

Zio’s Pizza
Charcoal Chicken Traralgon
One Shot Double Shot

 

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Club / Hotel

 

 

Churchill Hotel
Grand Junction Hotel
Morwell Bowling Club

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Café / Bakery  

Three Little Birds Café
Vintage C’hill
Montree Café

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Restaurant  

Little Prince Eating House & Bar
by Jorg
Out of India

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Cottages, Bed & Breakfast  

Montfort Manor
Creek Cottage B&B
Brigadoon Cottages

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Accommodation
Motel  (Less than 20 rooms)
 

City Gardens Motel
Star Hotel Walhalla
Mid Valley Motel

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Accommodation
Motel  (More than 20 rooms)
 

Bridges on Argyle
Century Inn,
Coal Valley Motor Inn,

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Caravan Parks  

Village Caravan Park
Lake Narracan Caravan Park

 

Most Popular  – Tourist Attraction  

Old Gippstown
Latrobe Regional Gallery
Walhalla Goldfields Railway

 

Most Popular  – Community Event  

Boolarra Folk Festival
Tyers Art Festival
Traralgon ParkRun

 

 Most Popular Community Service / Organisation  

Forever Friends Animal Rescue Latrobe
Morwell Neighbourhood House & Learning Centre
Traralgon Neighbourhood House & Learning Centre

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Retail & Service
(Under 5 employees)
 

Dessert Temple
Lilly Pilly Florist
Changing Seasons Gifts

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Retail & Service
(Under 10 employees)
 

Ayres Automotive
Inland Surf Traralgon
Bensons Timber & Hardware

 

Excellence in Customer Service – New business
(established less than 12 months)
 

Valley Plus Conveyancing
Alchemy Hair & Make up
Poppies Cafe

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Homebased & Mobile Business  

Coffee Cab Gippsland
The Head Boutique
Flowers by Rhi

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Health,
Wellbeing & Lifestyle
 

Endota Spa Traralgon
Embrace Fitness
March Fitness

 

 Excellence in Customer Service – Hair & Beauty  

A World of Beauty
Traralgon Beauty Salon
Mel’s Cutting & Beauty Room Traralgon
Alchemy Hair & Make Up

 

Good Access is Good Business  

Morwell Neighbourhood House & Learning Centre
Montree Café
Traralgon Neighbourhood House & Learning

 

2015 Finalist & Winners

Southern Cross Austereo People’s Choice Awards 2015

Category Finalists & Winners
Excellence in Customer Service – Take Away  

Michael’s Golden Hen
Zio’s Pizza
Charcoal Chicken Traralgon
Don Louie’s Traralgon
One Shot Double Shot

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Club / Hotel  

Yallourn Bowling Club
Glengarry Hotel
Traralgon Bowls Club
Grand Junction Hotel
Morwell Bowling Club

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Café / Bakery  

Vintage Chill
Claudia’s Café
Montree Café
Turn Back Time Café
Momo’s

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Restaurant  

Little Prince Eating House & Bar
Terrace Café
Ritz on Hotham
Out of India
Traralgon Vineyard

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Cottages, Bed & Breakfast  

Montfort Manor
Creek Cottage B&B
Brigadoon Cottages
Silvertop Cottages

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Accommodation
Motel  (Less than 20 rooms)
 

City Gardens Motel
Star Hotel Walhalla
Connells Motel
Mid Valley Motel
Erica Hotel Motel

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Accommodation
Motel  (More than 20 rooms)
 

Bridges on Argyle
Century Inn,
Morwell Motel
Coal Valley Motor Inn,
Comfort Inn Cedar Lodge

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Caravan Parks  

Village Caravan Park
Lake Narracan Caravan Park
Tandara Caravan Park

 

Most Popular  – Tourist Attraction  

Old Gippstown
Parky’s Wonderland
Latrobe Regional Gallery
Morwell Centenary Rose Garden
Walhalla Goldfields Railway

 

Most Popular  – Community Event  

Boolarra Folk Festival
Reactivate Morwell Night Market
Traralgon Farmers Market
Tyers Art Festival
Walhalla Vinter Ljustfest

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Retail & Small Business
(under 20 employees)
 

Changing Seasons Gifts Moe
Regal Jewellers Moe
Yinnar General Store
Dyoligy
Tree House Living

 

Most Popular Community Service / Organisation  

Traralgon Lions Club
Forever Friends Animal Rescue Latrobe
Morwell Neighbourhood House
Berry St
Friends of the Morwell Rose Garden

 

Good Access is Good Business  

Morwell Neighbourhood House
Century Inn,
Morwell Bowling Club
Momo
Montree Cafe

 

Excellence in Customer Service – Health & Beauty  

A World of Beauty
Traralgon Beauty Salon
Endota Traralgon
Mel’s Cutting and Beauty Room
Gippsland Cosmetic & Laser Clinic Traralgon

 

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