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Quality Tourism Accredited Businesses feature at the 2018 RACV Victorian Tourism Awards

29 /11/ 2018 Comments are Closed

32 Quality Tourism Accredited Businesses were awarded winners and finalists at the RACV Victorian Tourism Awards last Thursday night. Quality Tourism Victoria is proud to see such a high number of Accredited Tourism Businesses being celebrated. 35 QT accredited operators entered across 19 categories at the Gala Ceremony. These operators have demonstrated a commitment to excellence in their delivery of tourism experiences and are prized assets to Victoria’s visitor economy.

The Quality Tourism team would like to extend a special congratulations to all entrants, including the 7 Gold, including 2 Hall of Fame, 11 Silver, 6 Bronze and 8 finalists. 2018 Hall of Fame winner & Quality Tourism Camp & Adventure Activity Accredited operator Cave Hill Creek’s manager Tim Chandler says “Accreditation and RACV Victorian Tourism Awards applications shine a light into all areas of your business. The programs prompted us to review strategic and financial goals, and ask questions to further understand our product, offering and customers. We ask ourselves and our team these questions annually, because of our application for accreditation.”

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2018 RACV Victorian Tourism Awards – Quality Tourism Accredited Businesses, now including Star Ratings accreditation, winners and finalists

Quality Tourism Accredited Business Award Category
Holmesglen at Eildon Hall of Fame (Gold 3 years in a row) Business Event Venues
Cave Hill Creek Hall of Fame (Gold 3 years in a row) Standard Accommodation
Bendigo Visitor Centre Gold Visitor Information Services
Business Events Geelong Gold Destination Marketing
Heytesbury House Gold Hosted Accommodation
Autopia Tours Gold Tour and Transport  Operators
BIG4 Inverloch Holiday Park Gold Caravan and Holiday Parks
Simply Tomatoes Silver Excellence in Food Tourism
A Maze’N Things Silver Tourist Attractions
Peninsula Hot Springs Silver Cultural Tourism
Isabella at Kyneton Silver Self Contained Accommodation
Greater Shepparton Visitor Centre Silver Visitor Information Services
Tourism Greater Geelong and The Bellarine Silver Tourism Education and Training
Bunyip Tours Silver Major Tour and Transport Operators
Tallawarra Homestead Silver Hosted Accommodation
WaterMaarq Ocean Adventures Silver Adventure Tourism
Yea Peppercorn Hotel Silver Standard Accommodation
Yering Gorge Cottages by The Eastern Golf Club Silver Deluxe Accommodation
Yea Peppercorn Hotel Bronze Tourism Restaurants and Catering Services
Ballarat Wildlife Park Bronze Tourist Attractions
Twisted History Bronze Cultural Tourism
Geelong Bellarine Visitor Information Service Bronze Visitor Information Services
AAT Kings Melbourne Bronze Major Tour and Transport Operators
Punting on the Lake Bronze Tour and Transport  Operators
Hemley House Finalist Self Contained Accommodation
Phillip Island and Bass Coast Visitor Services Finalist Visitor Information Services
The Man From Snowy River Bush Festival Finalist Festivals and Events
Mornington Boat Hire Finalist Adventure Tourism
Trees Adventure Finalist Adventure Tourism
Murray Offroad Adventures Finalist Tour and Transport  Operators
Oceania Tours Finalist Tour and Transport  Operators
Phillip Island Helicopters Finalist Tour and Transport  Operators


Thousands of Australian tourism businesses are already QT Accredited. Become accredited today, contact the team at VTIC on accreditation@vtic.com.au or 03 8662 5387.


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