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Vote Now!

Recognising the success and the achievements of a business selling goods direct to the end user. Vote for the People's Choice in Retail by free text to 4196 by using the businesses unique code which can be found in each of the listings.


Big Als

The Big Al's team are passionate about our snow sports, biking on road and in the mountains along with scooters and skateboards. We hope this passion translates into the best possible experience for you every time you buy or rent gear from us.

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Cafe 131

Cafe 131 is located in Methven and can be found on the Main Street. We are open 7 days a week. Cafe 131 has a lunch and breakfast menu to cater to all dietary needs. We have many grab and go options in our cabinet and serve NZs finest Higher Ground coffee.

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Garage Gym

Shush, we're on a mission Our mission is to EMPOWER our COMMUNITY to find their PASSION for WELLNESS and FITNESS, WITHIN and also OUTSIDE these four walls. Community - Inclusive to all, a place where you can train and connect. Empowerment- Training to meet your passion, not others expectations. Fun - A space to laugh and smile and a dash of challenge.

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Health 2000

Natural health food shop, selling vitamins, minerals, and sports supplements, skin care. Offering a number of services such as access to naturopath, hair analysis testing.

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Hyundai Mid Canterbury

Hyundai & Isuzu Mid Canterbury is a locally owned vehicle dealership representing the award-winning Hyundai and Isuzu brands in the Ashburton region. We proudly stand out amongst our competitors with our history of exceptional customer service, workplace culture, community involvement and local business support. Our team are passionate about what we do - we work together, valuing each staff members contribution to ensure a seamless experience for our individual customer's needs. We always strive to improve, and we celebrate our achievements alongside our customers, recognizing the part our business plays in creating a healthy business economy and sense of community within our region. Confidently, we chose to enter the 2022 Business of the Year awards because we have an excellent team, many long-standing who love working in Mid Canterbury. It’s our community, it’s our people, and we are dedicated to being an active part of the success of our region.

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Somerset Grocer

The Somerset Grocer, Ashburton, is all about great food. We love great food and take pride in bringing you the best local and international produce, in a great shop atmosphere. At our Ashburton gourmet grocer you’ll encounter new products and tasty delights with each visit. Along with some you can take home or gift to those you appreciate and love.

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Stoked Cycles

The team at Stoked Cycles passionately believe cycling is more than just a sport- it’s a lifestyle! We’re dedicated to delivering the best experience possible for our customers. Call in and see us, we love talking about anything cycling, and with our combined knowledge and experience, you're bound to learn something for nothing! We have the gear – from bikes to accessories to clothing and shoes, the service, the repairs, maintenance and upgrades, the personalised training from qualified coaches, tips and tricks, the knowledge of tracks, events and races, and the encouragement to get out and do it. We are a one-stop shop to biking success for all, so much more than your usual bike shop & service centre. That's why we're here! To be your local, get excited for your next riding mission and share the stoke!

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The Stork Network

The Stork Network is a social hub created to provide a safe, non-judgemental, supportive and child friendly environment for the families of our local and wider community. Dreamt up by 3 local mothers, the business offers what they only wished was available to them. The unique fusion of parenting education, genuine and sincere support, expertise in child restraints, premium retail products both in store and online and a highly regarded bespoke coffee bar has been the perfect combination for success.

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Time for Diamonds

Time for Diamonds is a beautifully presented jewellery shop located in Ashburton. We are large enough to stock an extensive range, yet small enough to bring you a very personal service. Time for Diamonds believe in the quality of the products we sell, and the quality of service we provide. If you have a specific design for a piece of jewellery, or would like some assistance in creating your own design, please speak to one of our staff. We have access to internet design sites, and the services of a highly skilled jewellery manufacturer.

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