Queensland wins big at the 2017 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards

The Australian Tourism Awards are the tourism industry’s premier awards program, celebrating and recognising excellence in tourism.

The 2016 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards were held on Friday 24 February 2017 at the Darwin Convention Centre, Northern Territory. Queensland took home 13 awards including four Golds and the Australian Tourism Legend Award which was presented to Mr Harvey Lister. 

Congratulations to all Queensland winners at the 2016 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards:

Organisation/Entry

Award

Category

Tourism Region

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers

Gold

Major Festivals and Events

Southern Queensland Country

Mount Isa Mines Rotary Rodeo

Gold

Festivals and Events

Outback

Ocean Rafting

Gold

Major Tour and Transport Operators

Whitsundays

Fun Over Fifty

Gold

Tour and Transport Operators

Brisbane

Harvey Lister

Winner

Australian Tourism Legend

Queensland

Tangatours

Silver

Adventure Tourism

Brisbane

Sarina Sugar Shed

Silver

Tourism Wineries, Distilleries and Breweries

Mackay

BIG4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort

Silver

Caravan and Holiday Parks

Whitsundays

Cobbold Village

Silver

Hosted Accommodation

Tropical North Queensland

Ibis Mackay

Silver

Standard Accommodation

Mackay

Fun Over Fifty

Bronze

Ecotourism

Brisbane

Mossman Gorge Centre

Bronze

Qantas Award for Excellence in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Tourism

Tropical North Queensland

Hervey Bay Visitor Information Centre

Bronze

Visitor Information Services

Fraser Coast

Find out more about the Australian Tourism Awards at australiantourismawards.com.au


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