Kings Park and the City of Swan bring home gold for WA

11 February 2014

Tourism Council WA congratulates all WA medallists of the 2013 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards.  Winners were announced at the Gala dinner held at Luna Park in Sydney last Friday the 7th February, which saw WA take home five medals.

The Awards showcase the best in the industry for their outstanding customer service, innovation and ongoing business excellence.

The evening saw medallists awarded in 27 categories. First time entrants - Kings Park Festival took home gold in the Festivals & Events category. City of Swan won the Local Government Award for Tourism - the first time this category was awarded at a national level.

The 2005 WA Young achiever Josh Whiteland entered into the Indigenous Tourism category for the first time, taking home a bronze medal.  Rottnest Bike Hire received a bronze for Specialised Tourism and Kings Park was awarded a bronze for Major Tourist Attraction.

For the full list of Winner and Medallists of the 2013 Qantas Australian Tourism Awards visit