Congratulations to Townsville Enterprise member and local Townsville business, Grand Hotel and Apartments Townsville on winning the Gold Award in the Best Standard Accommodation Category at Friday's Qantas Australian Tourism Awards in Perth!
This is a significant achievement for our region and we are very proud of General Manager, Troy Scott and his team for representing Townsville North Queensland on the national stage. Click here to view Troy's acceptance speech (2.17 mark).
Three other Townsville Enterprise members took out Awards at the gala event, including:
Ocean Rafting - Gold Award (Major Tour & Transport Operators)
Cobbold Gorge - Silver Award (Hosted Accommodation)
Big4 Adventure Whitsunday Resort - Bronze Award (Caravan and Holiday Park)
Congratulations to you all!
These award winners were among a group of 25 Queensland finalists, with 10 of these businesses receiving awards. Click here to read the full list of Queensland winners.
The Qantas Australian Tourism Awards celebrate the leading tourism operators across the country whose hard work, innovation and commitment to quality help to drive the tourism industry as a leading contributor to jobs and economic growth across Australia.
To become an Australian Tourism Award finalist, a tourism business must first achieve gold status at the Queensland Tourism Awards.