Adventure Tourism Awards 2018
The inaugural Adventure Tourism Awards will be held on the Gold Coast on Wednesday, 14 November 2018. The Adventure Tourism Awards recognises the outstanding achievements of tourism businesses that service the backpacker and youth travel sector across Australia and New Zealand.
Youth Tourism contributes 46% of total international visitor spend in Australia and is identified as a one of the country’s highest valued travellers. There are hundreds of tourism businesses in Australia and New Zealand that work tirelessly to ensure international youth visitors experience the very best that Australia and New Zealand have to offer.
Commenting on the importance of the industry led event, AQ President, Mr David Cox said: “It’s important that our industry comes together, as one voice, to not only celebrate our successes but to also collaborate on topics that impact our sector. I feel this is best done by our industry and that is why we are so excited to facilitate an awards program and conference that is put together by the industry for the industry”.
Board Member of BOA NSW, Mark Baldwin said: “It is great that AQ has taken the initiative to organise the Adventure Tourism Awards. It is evident that our industry want an event like this and that it is now in the hands of an association that has the best interest of the industry at heart. BOA NSW looks forward to working with AQ in supporting the event”.
The Adventure Tourism Awards recognises the outstanding contribution that these businesses, big and small, provide to young travellers and the broader youth tourism industry in Australia and New Zealand.
Location : Gold Coast
Event Date : November 14, 2018