R&R Supa IGA supermarket was awarded the Golden Nugget for outstanding business at Gulgong’s annual business and community awards presented at the Gulgong RSL on Saturday night. R&R Supa IGA was recognised as a major employer in Gulgong, and a supporter of many community and sporting clubs.
Winners included Gulgong Preschool director, Wendy Harris, who received the Employee of the Year Award for her 30 years of service, and newcomers The Dentists of Gulgong, who won the Professional Service Awards.
Best Care Provider: Wenonah Lodge Residential and Community Care.;
Best Food and Beverage: Thai to You@Gulgong.
Best Transport: Chapman’s Bus and Coach;
Volunteers Award: Gulgong RSL Sub-branch;
Professional Services: The Dentists of Gulgong;
Sustainability and Innovation: Gulgong Heritage Museum;
Agriculture and Industrial Award: R & J Engineering:
Best Customer Service: Touché Hair Studios;
Best Accommodation: Owl Head Lodge;
Contribution to Tourism: Henry Lawson Museum;
Ian Hollingsworth Memorial Award: Sarah Pringle, Centennial Hotel;
Quiet Achiever Award: Steve Harris Mechanical;
People’s Choice Award: Almac Hardware & Welding Supplies
Best Retail: Gulgong Newsagency and Gulgong Timber & Hardware (joint award);
Wombat Award: Alan Rickwood and Robyn Murray.
Employee of the Year: Wendy Harris.