Introducing the 2019 ON Business Awards

THE MESSENGER and The City of Onkaparinga are looking to recognise and reward outstanding local businesses within the council area.

"I am pleased to launch the Inaugural ON Business Awards for 2019, and look forward to these awards becoming a marker of recognition for our City. The aim of these awards is to recognise and celebrate the success of businesses within the City of Onkaparinga and to promote the opportunity, diversity and adaptability in our business community. I look forward to uncovering the hidden gems in our vibrant economy and building our community and business pride."

Erin Thompson, Mayor City of Onkaparinga


Congratulations to all our finalists below:

Hall of Fame

  • O'Halloran Hill Fruit Mart
  • Fancy That On Beach Road
  • Wood 'n' Logs

Best Start Up

  • Port Burger
  • Tent-it Teepee Party Hire
  • Tipi Lane

Best Eatery

  • Fudd’s
  • Agatha’s
  • Home Grain Bakery
  • Becks Bakehouse Port Noarlunga

Best Coffee

  • Coffee Factory Café
  • Café Cody
  • Coffeed Café

Best Pub/Bar/Live Music Venue

  • Pepper Tree Aldinga
  • Victor’s Place
  • Mick O’Shea’s Hotel
  • Keg & Barrel

Best Food/Beverage Manufacturer/Producer

  • Beach Road Wines
  • Thug Life Brewing
  • Shifty Lizard Brewing Co. Pty Ltd

Best Tourism Experience

  • McLaren Vale Motorcycle Tours & Chauffeured Cars
  • Willunga Farmers Market
  • Mollydooker Wines

Best Retailer

  • MV2
  • Botanista
  • Railways Landscape Supplies

Best Professional Services/Inclusion Support Business

  • Concept Accountants
  • Complete Mobile Mechanical
  • Achieve Video Marketing

Best Manufacturing/Construction/Trade Business

  • Southern Classics and Customs
  • Tapp Electrical Pty Ltd
  • South Vac Hydro Excavation and Vacuuming

Best Health/Beauty/Fitness/Wellbeing Business

  • Salt Yoga
  • Madiva Hair Lounge
  • Flava Fitness Down South

Best Mobile Trader

  • Rosy Lee High Tea and Catering
  • Radicool Reptiles
  • Pitstop Italianfood
  • Zaks on Wheels

Best Eco-Friendly/Sustainable Business

  • Eco Party Box
  • The Flour Store
  • Uniquely Natural
  • McCarthy’s Orchard

Best Customer Experience

  • Pepper Tree Aldinga
  • Agatha’s
  • Port Burger