Precedent Productions presents the 2017 Southern Highlands Local Business Awards tonight (September 20) at the Mittagong RSL Club.
Who is noimated, who will be winners and what is everyone wearing to the Highlands business event of the year?
The Southern Highland News editorial will bring you all of the latest information from the event as it unfolds.
Keep refreshing the page for updates as they unfold.
►The top award of the night the 2017 Southern Highlands Business of the Year Award has been taken out by Dirty Jane’s, Bowral.
“This was so not expected. The competition in this area inspires us,” Jane said
“The team is like a work family and we love the passion of our customers.
“My dad, Athol, 78, is the inspiration for all of us. He gets in there and does it all with a smile on his face.”
►The coveted Business Person of the Year Award has gone to David O’Brien of G J Gardner Homes.
David priased his wife for being his biggest supporter and for keeping him going.
“We are locally owned and use local trades,” he said.
►Charm Constructions has taken out the prize for Most Outstanding Services and Trade.
►The winner of the award for Most Outstanding Real estate Agency is Raine and Horne Southern Highlands.
► Capital Chemist Bowral has taken out the award for Most Outstanding Pharmacy.
►The award for Most Outstanding Not For Profit organisation goes to Bridges for Learning.
►The winner of the award for Most Outstanding Child Care Services goes to KU Moss Vale Childrens Centre.
► Gossip Hair and Beauty is the winner of the awards for Most Outstanding Hairdresser.
►The honour for Most Outstanding Cafe goes to Il Pranzo, Moss Vale.
► Ludo Bowral has picked up the award for Most Outstanding Restaurant.
►The award for Most Outstanding Professional Services goes to Wilson Financial Services.
►Hannaford Eyewear has taken out the award for Most Outstanding Health Improvement Services.
►The winner of the award for Most Outstanding Specialised Business is Southern Highlands Home Care.
►The winner of the award for Most Outstanding Wedding Services is Mali Brae Farm.
►The winner of the award for Most Outstanding New Business is The Bath.
►The award for Most Outstanding Specialised Retail Business goes to Barbeques Galore, highlands Hub.
►The winner of the Most Outstanding Antiques,Arts, Crafts and Gifts is Dirty Jane’s Bowral.
►The winner of the Most Outstanding fashion Shop is Taking Shape, Bowral.
► The winner of Home Furniture and Furnishings is Adairs.
► The winner of the Most Outstanding Beauty Services is The Vogue Room.
► The winner of the Most Outstanding Fitness Services is Moss Vale Aquatic Centre.
►The winner of the Most Outstanding Fresh Food Award is Harris Farm Markets – Bowral.
►The winner of the Tourism award is Holiday Rental Specialists.
► The winner of the award for Most Inclusive Employer is Prime Grill and Brasserie.
►The Most Outstanding Accommodation award goes to Milton Park Country House Hotel and Spa.
► The top honour for Most Outstanding Fast Food/Takeaway is The Famous Robertson Pie Shop.
►The winner of the award for Most Outstanding Bakery Cake Shop is Flour Water Salt.
►The award for Most Outstanding Automotive Services goes to Renehans Tyre Services.
►The Youth Award has been won by Elisha Moore, Ray White, Mittagong.
► The first award of the night, the award for Environmental Sustainability has gone to Bare Body Beauty Company.
Highly commended has gone to Gossip Hair and Beauty.
► The guests are starting to arrive for the 2017 Southern Highlands Local Business Awards.
More than 400 people are expected to attend this years event which is being held at the Mittagong RSL Club.
There are about 180 finalists in the running for 28 awards to be presented during the evening.
► Here is a flashback to the 2016 awards.