Bega, A Beautiful Place to Live and a Great Place to Do Business.

Customer Service Awards, Winners Announced.

Welcome to Bega Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Bega is the home of Local Government, Health, Education, Finance and Shopping in our region, it is also home and origin of Bega Cheese, the region’s largest employer.

Set in a valley at the junction of the Bega and Brogo rivers and surrounded by rich dairy country, Bega is a handsome, historic town that’s the rural centre of the Sapphire Coast and gateway to the lush Bega Valley. The traditional inhabitants the Djiringanj, Thaua, Bidawahal and Ngarigo tribal groups comprised the Yuin–Monaro nation in the area now known as the Bega Valley Shire.

Bega Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s vision is to support a vibrant and sustainable Bega Business community.

Our mission to achieve this vision involve these key actions:


Represent the interests of the business community at local, state and federal levels by advocating for issues of importance to economic and business development in our region.


Promoting members businesses and organisations by implementing programs and activities that benefit the business community of Bega.


Implementing programs and activities that support Bega as a regional centre for commerce and business.


Promote the Bega Valley as an attractive and desirable area for new business, new residents and visitors to our region.

We are currently developing a extensive website with heaps of information and members benefits. If you would like more information about Bega Chamber of Commerce and Industry or would like to become a member you can contact us here.


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Bega Customer Service Awards

The Bega Chamber of Commerce and Industry wants to support, strengthen and celebrate the customer experience in Bega. ​We want customers to enjoy their experience when contacting businesses and organisations in Bega. Giving customers a fantastic experience will increase sales, spread the good word and get more repeat business, it is a win win for business and their customers. The Awards is an initiative of the Chamber and recognises the businesses, organisations and people who provide exceptional customers service in Bega.

Bega Customer Service Awards 2019 Winners

The red carpet was rolled out literally on Saturday night of 9th of November at a packed out Bega Valley Commemorative Civic Centre. The Customer Service Awards had it all, an enthusiastic crowd, delicious food and a rocking stage band. The winners were presented with their well deserved awards under the direction of the emcee, media personality and former news presenter Tim Webster. Congratulations to all those who were nominated, the winners are listed below.


Highly Commended – Jamara Nye, McDonalds
Winner – Casey Back, MGM

Junior Male

Highly Commended – Ben Angus, McDonalds
Winner – Matthew Gibbs, Woolworths

Community Services

Highly Commended – Sapphire Community Pantry
Winner – Bega VRA

Trades & Services

Highly Commended – Christopher Dunning Electrical
Winner – Clifton Russell Constructions


Highly Commended – Glen Mia Saddlery
Winner – Tuff As Workwear


Highly Commended – Brendan Hayson, Supercheap Auto Winner – Matt Bonomi, Discount Chemist

Professional Services

Highly Commended – Commonwealth Bank, Bega
Winner – Elders Real Estate

Health & Beauty

Highly Commended – Plevey’s Pharmacy

Winner – United Fitness Studio

Tourism and Hospitality

Highly Commended – Helloworld
Winner – The Coffee House Café

Sapphire Coast Learning Community of Public Schools Stage Band with award winner Matthew Gibbs get funky at a great night at the Bega Customer Service Awards. 

Junior Female

Highly Commended – Makayla O’Bryan, The Beauty Parlour
Winner –  Ellie Christison, Big W

Retail with additional services

Highly Commended – Sportspower
Winner – Bega Fasteners & Industrial Supplies


Highly Commended – Bega Cobargo Vets
Winner – Southern Farm Supplies


Highly Commended – Bega Tyrepower
Winner – GH Mechanical

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