Winners and Awards
CATEGORY 11 - Major Tour & Transport OperatorsSponsored by Budget Car & Truck Rentals
Gold - ADAMS
A wholly Western Australian owned company operating with over 10 years’ experience ADAMS (and subsidiary ADAMS Pinnacle Tours with over 35 years' operation) is proudly regarded as Western Australia’s leading tour operator. Renowned for their custom-designed fleet of 5-star touring vehicles, visiting many of Western Australia’s premier and iconic attractions in superb comfort is made easy.
Silver - Rottnest Express
Bronze - Rottnest Fast Ferries
CATEGORY 12 - Tour & Transport OperatorsSponsored by ADAMS Group
Gold - Top Drop Tours
Top Drop Tours is a family owned tour operator based in Margaret River, specializing in small group tours. Top Drop Tours consists of two owners working full time and four casual employees. Top Drop Tours have been in operation since 2010 and have received multiple awards in this category at both the WA Tourism Awards and Australian Tourism Awards.
Silver - Kimberley Air Tours
Bronze - Adventure Wild Kimberley Tours
CATEGORY 13 - Adventure TourismSponsored by RAC Parks & Resorts
An adventure experience straight from the pages of National Geographic, Horizontal Falls Seaplane Adventures allows visitors to explore one of the most remote and majestic regions in Australia. Our range of tours are for the true adventurers, taking people way off the beaten track and deep into the red heart of the Kimberley. Travelling by land, sea and air our tours visit a number of amazing sites, including Beagle Bay, Cape Leveque, One Arm Point, Buccaneer Archipelago and Horizontal Falls.
Silver - Ningaloo Discovery
Bronze - Three Islands Whale Shark Dive
CATEGORY 14 - Destination MarketingSponsored by Countrywide Publications
The Margaret River Busselton Tourism Association (MRBTA) was established on 1 July 2015 and is the product of two previously competing entities, the Augusta Margaret River Tourism Association and Geographe Bay Tourism Association. These two award winning associations have over 50 years’ experience in destination marketing, visitor servicing and natural and historical asset management.
Silver - Rottnest Island
CATEGORY 15 - Tourism Restaurants & Catering ServicesSponsored by Careers Australia
Gold - Sandalford Wines
Founded in 1840 by the Western Australia’s first Surveyor General, John Septimus Roe, Sandalford Wines is one of Australia’s oldest and largest privately owned wineries. Sandalford's restaurant was opened in 1998 to enhance the tourism facilities already offered at Sandalford Wines. Vineyard views, fresh regional produce and a charming, rustic interior, are just some of the highlights at Sandalford’s award winning restaurant. For a taste of history, alfresco dining is available under 126 year old vines and a grand open fireplace indoors ensures an intimate setting.
Silver - The Lake House Denmark
Bronze - Cottesloe Beach Hotel
CATEGORY 16 - Tourism Wineries, Distilleries & BreweriesSponsored by Tourism Council WA
Gold - Sandalford Wines
The key objective for Sandalford Wines is to produce outstanding premium wines. At the same time, Sandalford has a vision to provide local, interstate and overseas tourists with a ‘must’ visit destination to Sandalford’s Swan Valley operations, and to provide them with a truly world class wine tourism, education and hospitality experience.
Silver - Entopia Wines
Bronze - The Lake House Denmark
CATEGORY 17 - Caravan & Holiday ParksSponsored by Caravan Industry Association WA
Denmark Ocean Beach Holiday Park is a leafy green eco-friendly park featuring a variety of options to suit the holiday makers needs. Whether it be a real bush camping experience (with the addition of modern facilities), a manicured flat site for the travellers' home away from home, a budget minded cabin or a beautifully appointed chalet set in pristine rural surrounds, this park has it all.
Silver - Kimberleyland Holiday Park
Bronze - RAC Busselton Holiday Park
CATEGORY 18 - Hosted AccommodationSponsored by Tourism Council WA
Gold - The Beach House at Bayside
The Beach House at Bayside offers ten luxuriously appointed hotel style rooms and is rated as a five star hosted accommodation property via Star Ratings Australia. The guest experience focuses on a full suite of professional, personalised bespoke service from the Hosts, Sally and Craig Pullin.
Silver - Hideaway Haven
Bronze - KalyaaNa Spa & Wellness Retreat
CATEGORY 19 - Unique AccommodationSponsored by Tourism Australia
An accommodation experience straight from the pages of National Geographic, the Horizontal Hotel floats on picturesque Talbot Bay within the Buccaneer Archipelago, one of the most remote regions in Australia. Only accessible by seaplane, our luxury houseboat accommodates up to 48 guests and 25 staff. After a day of adventure and exploration our guests relax on-board enjoying freshly caught barramundi, majestic views and a spectacular sunset before retiring to the privacy of their own air conditioned cabin.
Silver - Faraway Bay
CATEGORY 20 - Self Contained AccommodationSponsored by Ascert Australia
Gold - Cape Howe Cottages
Cape Howe Cottages provide six distinctly different secluded holiday retreats nestled amid 50 hectares of private nature reserve near Lowlands Beach on the far south coast of Western Australia. These fully self contained cottages are spaced well apart, exceptionally well equipped with everything needed for a comfortable and memorable stay in total privacy.