Yorke Peninsula Tourism Awards

The Yorke Peninsula Tourism Awards are proudly brought to you by Yorke Peninsula Tourism and the South Australian Tourism Industry Council. The Tourism Awards aim to recognise and promote excellence in tourism.

The Awards support improved business planning, development and internal analysis of tourism businesses as well as celebrate the creativity, professionalism and innovations of the region’s tourism industry.

The Awards are an written submission and site visit (where applicable) competition for all tourism businesses and industry suppliers based within the Yorke Peninsula tourism region.

2018 dates to remember

Nominations open: Thursday 22nd February

Nominations close: Thursday 22nd March

Submissions due: Thursday 3rd May

Gala Dinner: Friday 22nd June

Yorke Peninsula Tourism Award categories

1. Tourist Attractions

2. Festivals and Events

3. Cultural Tourism

4. Specialised Tourism Services

5. Visitor Information Services

6. Fishing Charter, Tour and Transport Operators

7. Tourism Restaurants, Hotels, Cafes and Catering Services

8. Caravan and Holiday Parks

9. Standard Accommodation

10. Deluxe Accommodation

11. New Tourism Business

12. Service Excellence Award

13. Harry Dowling Award

About Yorke Peninsula Tourism Awards

The Yorke Peninsula Tourism Awards aim to recognise and promote excellence in tourism.

The Awards support improved business planning, development and internal analysis of tourism businesses as well as celebrate the creativity, professionalism and innovations of the region’s tourism industry.

The Awards are an written submission and site visit (where applicable) competition for all tourism businesses and industry suppliers based within the Yorke Peninsula tourism region. 

The Yorke Peninsula Tourism Awards Gala Night provides an opportunity to publicly recognise and showcase the region’s finest tourism operators, and celebrate the Yorke Peninsula tourism industry.

The Awards aim to:

  • Publicly recognise and reward excellence in the tourism industry
  • Encourage and celebrate creativity, professionalism and innovation in Yorke Peninsula Tourism
  • Support improved business planning, development and internal analysis amongst tourism operators
  • Provide a benchmark for best practice within the tourism industry
  • Continuously improve and raise standards
  • Reinforce the economic and social values of the tourism industry
  • Reinforce consumer confidence in the tourism industry
  • Provide a better Yorke Peninsula visitor experience

Why enter?

Entering the Yorke Peninsula Tourism Awards provides an opportunity for you to:

  • Raise the profile and reputation of your business
  • Showcase your success to the industry and public
  • Review business goals and record achievements
  • Benchmark against your competitors
  • Receive recognition of excellence by your peers
  • Enhance and celebrate your business performance
  • Build morale and team spirit amongst  your staff
  • You have a great business – celebrate it!

Who chooses award winners?

Submissions are judged by a panel of industry peers selected for their knowledge and experience in the tourism industry.

Yorke Peninsula Tourism Awards Gala Dinner

The Yorke Peninsula Tourism Awards Gala Dinner will be held at Coopers Alehouse Wallaroo on Friday 22nd June.  

How To Enter

Nominate your tourism business or product

  • Your nomination is considered your expression of interest to undertake the awards process and complete your submission. 
  • The nomination fee for the 2018 Yorke Peninsula Tourism Award is $120 per nomination; or $60 for SATIC members.
  • Nominations are due by 5pm, Thursday 22nd March.

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More Information

For further advice and information contact Brooke Liebelt or Nicole Page from Yorke Peninsula Tourism on 8853 3898, or Joanna Chuddy from the South Australian Tourism Industry Council on 8110 0123.

 

CONTACT US FOR MORE INFORMATION

Copper Coast Visitor Information Centre, Kadina

Ph 1800 654 991

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Yorke Peninsula Visitor Information 

Ph 1800 202 445

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