Pamela Hardgrave is the owner and manager of Lillydale Farmstay. Pamela opened the farmstay in 2000 and expanded her working cattle property into an ecologically sustainable retreat. Through Pamela’s guidance Lillydale has obtained Advanced Ecotourism accreditation with Ecotourism Australia. In 2008, Lillydale was inducted into the Queensland Tourism Hall of Fame and Pamela won the Queensland Westpac Business Owner Award in 2006. Pamela is a graduate of AICD and has a Diploma in Management. In addition to the Accommodation Association, Pamela was President of the Bed & Breakfast and Farmstay Queensland, a board member of Tourism Queensland and a member of Scenic Rim Regional Council Tourism Advisory Committee.