We have ‘gone to the street’ to ask the experts their tips for success and our workshop videos highlight key strategies to completing a successful entry.

The Qantas Australian Tourism Awards #QATA the premier event for the nation’s tourism industry, will be held on 24 February 2017 at the Darwin Convention Centre.

Part 1 of the 2016 RACV Victorian Tourism Awards workshop. This video explains about the awards program, why enter, the benefits of entering and rules for entry. Filmed at the Mecure Geelong.

Part 2 of the 2016 RACV Victorian Tourism Awards workshop describes Victoria’s national success in 2015, explanation of the 5 submission sections (with hints and tips for answers) and judge, Justin Vaughan explains what the judges are looking for in submissions and site visits.

Gary Elliot, owner of Leisure Options and Hall of Fame winner explains their commitment to great holidays for people with disabilities and what makes them an award-winning business.

Gail Donovan, owner of St Kilda restaurant Donovans describes how they value their guests and makes them an award-winning business.

Head of Aviation Operations, Melbourne Airport describes how the tourism awards benefits businesses and can recognise the hard work of volunteers.

Judge, Justin Vaughan describes his top three tips for entering the 2016 RACV Victorian Tourism Awards.

Victorian Tourism Awards Workshop 2015 – Filmed in the Yarra Valley

RACV Victorian Tourism Awards Vlog Series 2015 – Part One: Global Ballooning

RACV Victorian Tourism Awards Vlog Series 2015- Part Two: Monique Bayer, Walk Melbourne

RACV Victorian Tourism Awards Vlog Series 2015- Part Three: Crown College

Anthony McIntosh, Past Chair of Judges

Blue Moon Cottages testimonial

Frankston Visitor Information Centre testimonial

Latest News Button

Subscribe Button

2017 Online Entry


Steps to entering:
  1. Download and read the 2017 Rules for Entry
  2. Choose a category and download questions
  3. Check the key dates for entry and changes in 2017
  4. NOMINATE and await email approval
  5. Proceed to enter by responding to all criteria
  6. First time entrants - get help with a Project Officer
  7. Repeat entrants - apply for a mentor 
  8. Start drafting responses and collecting images!