Two weeks left to nominate for Daroo

Customers and clients of Canowindra businesses have only three weeks to nominate their favourite businesses for the 2018 Cabonne Daroo Business Awards.

Nominations for this year’s awards officially close on June 30, 2018 after which finalists in a wide range of categories will be announced and customers will be given the chance to vote on line for this year’s winners.

Nominations must be made on the printed forms, which are available at various points in Cabonne villages and can also be obtained by contacting Cabonne Council on 6392 3200, Central NSW Business HQ on 6362 0448 or emailing

Daroo Business Awards chairman Bruce Buchanan urged anyone who has not yet nominated a business for the awards to do so in the next few days.

Acknowledged as one of the major events on the regional business calendar and a model for business awards in rural Australia, the Daroos recognise the achievements and contributions of Cabonne businesses and their employees.

The coveted Best Business in Cabonne and 16 other category winners will be announced at a gala dinner at Eugowra on Friday 2 November 2018.

Cabonne Mayor Kevin Beatty said the awards recognise businesses and organisations that demonstrate a commitment to excellence in their service or management.

Canowindra finalists in 2017 included Canowindra Creative Centre, taste Canowindra, IGA Canowindra,  Canowindra Phoenix, Balloon Joy Flights, Old Vic Inn, Grantham House,  Adloyalty, Age of Fishes Museum, Coco Harvest, Wallington Wines,  Canowindra Pre-School & Kindergarten, Canowindra Golf Club, Canowindra Balloon Challenge.