Winners and Awards

CATEGORY 20 - Hosted Accommodation

Sponsored by Tourism Council WA

HideAway Haven

Becki Shaver and Maggie van Santen are the hostesses of HideAway Haven. What does being a hosted accommodation mean to us? It means we ensure our guests not only receive a warm welcome, an impeccable room with facilities to ensure a comfortable stay, but we guarantee our guests experience a comprehensive and highly personalised service from their hostesses. Our hosted accommodation is our primary business, it is what we love doing, it is our life. We have been accredited through WA Tourism and received our 5* rating through Star Ratings Australia.

Silver - Fawkes House

Bronze - Lavendale Farm

CATEGORY 21 - Unique Accommodation

Sponsored by National Australia Bank

Berkeley River Lodge

The Berkeley River Lodge is one of the most remote properties in Western Australia, offering guests barefoot luxury among rugged landscapes, towering gorges, waterfalls and the ultimate Kimberley adventure. 20 private luxury villas sit atop a 65m high dune system, offering guests views across the Timor Sea and the Berkeley River itself. With so much natural beauty surrounding the Lodge, it’s even more amazing to think that half the adventure is actually getting there!

Silver - Faraway Bay

Bronze - Sail Ningaloo

CATEGORY 22 - Standard Accommodation

Sponsored by Staragencies

Cottesloe Beach Hotel

The Cottesloe Beach Hotel offers modern boutique accommodation, in a spectacular beachside holiday setting. The Cottesloe Beach Hotel allows guests to experience Perth’s enviable beachside lifestyle. The 13 rooms have recently been refurbished, featuring a stylish, sleek, modern design. 10 of the rooms enjoy sweeping ocean views. They have wide private balconies with cushioned lounges perfect for soaking up the sun or getting cosy while enjoying a magical WA sunset. Guests have access to the property’s three renowned restaurants and bars, The Beach Club, Cott & Co. Fish Bar and The Verandah Bar.

Silver - Perth Ambassador Hotel

Bronze - Amalfi Beach Resort Busselton

CATEGORY 23 - Deluxe Accommodation

Sponsored by What's On Group

Freshwater East Kimberley Apartments

Freshwater East Kimberley Apartments is Kununurra’s newest and only 4.5 star accommodation option and is located opposite the beautiful Celebrity Tree Park and Lily Creek Lagoon on the Victoria Highway Kununurra. ‘Freshwater’ comprises 60 short stay and 20 permanent residential apartments ranging from studio, 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom, 3 bedroom and deluxe apartments. Designed around a stunning free-form resort style pool, the resort is sensitively landscaped to create a cool and relaxed environment. Apartments have been architecturally designed to take advantage of the tropical climate. Large balconies and patios and complimentary BBQ’s encourage indoor/outdoor living.

Silver - Citadines St Georges Terrace Perth

Bronze - Sunmoon Boutique Resort

CATEGORY 24 - Luxury Accommodation

Sponsored by Scoop Publishing

Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa

Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa is the only resort directly overlooking Broome’s iconic Cable Beach. The Resort offers four styles of accommodation, three restaurants, bars, the adults only Ocean Pool, the Family Pool, water playground, playground, mini golf, tennis courts and the Chahoya Spa by L’Occitane.

Silver - Crown Metropol Perth

Bronze - The Best Western Premier Terrace Hotel

CATEGORY 25 - New Tourism Development

Sponsored by Small Business Development Corporation

Segway Tours WA

Segway Tours WA commenced operating our tours and experience zone in Perth late September 2013. We offer guided tours along the Perth foreshore starting at our tour base at Barrack Street Jetty going west to the University and East to Claisebrook Cove. Our Rottnest base and tours started operations early December 2013 extending our tour product to the Kingstown Barracks area and through to Henrietta Rocks on Rottnest Island. The Segway Tours are new innovative tourism product and the first of its kind in Perth and Rottnest Island.

Silver - Abyss at Adventure World

Bronze - Fervor

CATEGORY 26 – Qantas Award For Excellence in Sustainable Tourism

Sponsored by Qantas

Gold - APT


Australian family-owned company, the essence of APT began in Melbourne in the 1920s. More than 85 years on, APT offers life-enriching trips to every continent, and through the company’s vast industry experience, innovative investments, meticulous planning and unquestionable passion it has earned a place among the world’s most well-regarded travel companies

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CATEGORY 27 – Local Government Award for Tourism

Sponsored by WA Local Super

City of Fremantle

Setting the benchmark for development and support of the local tourism industry, the City of Fremantle is successfully reinforcing Fremantle as WA’s most iconic destination. An innovative new place marketing program, Fremantle.Be part of the story was launched in 2014 and the City produces an award winning program of festivals, including the internationally-acclaimed Fremantle Street Arts Festival. It also operates its own visitor centre turning over $1m of tourism product every year. A recent revitalisation strategy has proven successful with a $1 billion+ development pipeline which includes the Doubletree by Hilton and the $220m Kings Square project.

Silver - Shire of Irwin

Bronze - City of Albany

CATEGORY 28 – Excellence in Food Tourism

Sponsored by Tourism WA

The Lake House Denmark

Located just 5 minutes from town, The Lake House Denmark is a must visit destination. It’s the perfect place to stop for a bite to eat. Unwind with a glass of wine and savour our delicious vineyard lunches, pies and curries using local produce or simply relax with a coffee and a piece of home-made cake. Try our gourmet Vinofood range and WineSpa bodycare products plus a selection of local produce.

Silver - Kalamunda Farmers Market

Bronze - Eat Drink Perth

CATEGORY 1 – Major Tourist Attractions

Sponsored by The Sunday Times

Kings Park is Western Australia’s premier tourist destination. A large inner-metropolitan park, it showcases the Western Australian Botanic Garden, many important memorials, landscaped parkland and a significant area of remnant bushland. Kings Park is an iconic part of Western Australian life; a place of inspiration, relaxation, recreation and wonder; something we proudly share with interstate and overseas visitors. And share it we do – over 6 million people visit the Park every year. The Botanic Gardens and Parks Authority manages Kings Park and Botanic Garden to ensure the conservation of native biological diversity and cultural heritage icons, while providing a unique tourist destination.

Silver - Fremantle Prison

Bronze - Rottnest Island