AUSVEG VIC Awards for Excellence

When: 7 May 2021, 7pm-11pm.
Where: CitiPower Centre – Junction Oval (Cricket Victoria), Lakeside Drive, St Kilda VIC 3182
Dress
Code: Business casual
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Since 2016, AUSVEG VIC has hosted the annual AUSVEG VIC Awards for Excellence dinner. The event shines the spotlight on some of the highest achieving Victorian vegetable growers in the industry. It offers a chance for the Victorian vegetable and potato value chain to come together every year to develop new and strengthen existing connections. The growers and industry members who are nominated provide a snapshot of the amazing achievements of Victoria’s vegetable industry.

David Boon (“Boonie”) was the event emcee and speaker.
Australian cricket legend and sports speaker David Boon, affectionately known as ‘Boonie’ is a cricketing champion of the late eighties and early nineties.

Victorian Awards for Excellence 2021 Gallery

E.E. MUIR & SONS GROWER OF THE YEAR AWARD

E.E. Muir & Sons Grower of the Year Award Winner (2021): 

Colin, Paul and Andrew Gazzola (Gazzola Farms)

 

VISY YOUNG GROWER OF THE YEAR AWARD

VISY Young Grower of the Year Award Winner (2021): 

Xavier Toohey (XP Toohey)

 

 

BOOMAROO NURSERIES WOMEN IN HORTICULTURE AWARD

Boomaroo Nurseries Women in Horticulture Award Winner (2021): 

Jo Van Niekerk (Boomaroo Nurseries)

 

 

BUTLER MARKET GARDENS ENVIRONMENTAL & SUSTAINABILITY AWARD

Butler Market Gardens Environmental & Sustainability Award Winner (2021):

Mark & Darren Todaro (Todaro Farms)

 

 

VegNET Victoria R&D ADOPTION AND INDUSTRY IMPACT AWARD

VegNET Victoria R&D Adoption & Industry Impact Award Winner (2021):

East Gippsland Vegetable Innovation Days 2020

 

ELDERS COMMUNITY STEWARDSHIP AWARD

Elders Community Stewardship Award Winner (2021): 

Catherine Velisha (Velisha Farms)