Lockhart Shire Business Awards

The Lockhart Shire Business Excellence Awards celebrates and recognises local business for their achievements.

The Awards are a joint collaboration between the Rotary Club of Lockhart and Lockhart Shire Council, and are open to all Shire businesses.


2017 Lockhart Shire Business Excellence Awards

Lockhart Shire Council and Rotary would like to thank everyone who attended the inaugural Lockhart Shire Business Excellence Awards presentation evening held on Wednesday, 22 February 2017.

The evening was an outstanding success and a shared celebration highlighting the hard work and contribution of all businesses in our Shire.


2017 Category winners were as follows:


Business Leader

  • Lockhart IGA, Nick Mathews

  • Runner Up - Trigger Vale Sheep Studs, Andrew & Mandi Bouffler

Employee of the Year

  • Olivia McDonnell, Lockhart IGA

  • Runner Up - Hugh Nott, Delta Agribusiness

  • Runner Up - Alan Gundrill, Lockhart Shire Council

Excellence in Small Business

  • MWS Fabrication Pty Ltd, Mark Schirmer

  • Runner Up - Lockhart Pharmacy, Adam Reinhard

  • Runner Up - Hair on the Rocks/Innate Beauty - Kelly Jackson & Linda Coombes

Young Entrepreneur (18 to 35)

  • David Lawson, GD & DW Lawson

  • Runner Up - Cindy Bennett, Lockhart Gourmet Meats

  • Runner Up - Mark Schirmer, MWS Fabrication Pty Ltd

Business of the Year

  • Lockhart IGA, Nick Mathews.