Victorian Tourism Awards

Great Southern Touring Route would like to congratulate all of our industry partners that were winners and finalists at the 2016 RACV Victorian Tourism Awards, announced at a gala ceremony at Palladium at Crown on Thursday 24 November.

These awards represent the pinnacle of achievement in the Victorian tourism and events industry and they highlight the outstanding visitor experiences the Great Southern Touring Route has to offer.

Hall of Fame

  • Sovereign Hill - Major Tourist Attractions
  • BIG4 Beacon Resort - Caravan & Holiday Parks


  • Creswick Woollen Mill – Tourist Attractions
  • Queenscliff Music Festival – Festivals & Events
  • Bunyip Tours – Major Tour & Transport Operators
  • Auswalk Walking Holidays – Adventure Tourism
  • Royal Mail Hotel – Deluxe Accommodation


  • Corangamite Shire Council - Local Government Award for Tourism
  • Narana Aboriginal Cultural Centre – Aboriginal & Torres Strait Island Tourism
  • The Geelong & Bellarine Visitor Information Service – Visitor Information Service


  • Cape Otway Lightstation – Cultural Tourism
  • Great Ocean Road Brewhouse – Excellence in Food Tourism


  • Autopia Tours – Tour & Transport Operators
  • Visit Ballarat – Destination Marketing
  • Tourism Greater Geelong & The Bellarine – Destination Marketing
  • Little Creatures Brewery Geelong – Tourism Wineries, Distilleries & Breweries

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