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Tickets are now available for the 2017 Queensland Tourism Awards gala ceremony.

To purchase tickets please add to cart and follow the prompts ($205 inc GST), any issues please contact QTIC on (07) 3236 1445  or email






The Queensland Tourism Awards, proudly presented by Queensland Airports Limited in partnership with Tourism and Events Queensland, are recognised as the industry's largest and most prestigious event.  

The Awards have been operating for 33 years to acknowledge and celebrate the tourism operators in Queensland who have demonstrated outstanding achievement and contribution to the state's tourism industry. 

2017 Queensland Tourism Awards Gala Ceremony

Date: Friday 10 November 2017
Time: 6.00pm Pre-dinner drinks for 7.00pm start (doors open at 6:30pm)
Venue: Plaza Ballroom, Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Corner of Merivale and Glenelg Street, South Bank, Brisbane (view venue map)
Tickets: $205 inc GST (you must be logged in to the QTIC website to purchase a ticket)
Dress: Black Tie 

RSVP: Friday 27 October 2017                                                                 

Venue Map:


Special Accommodation Offers

Guests attending the 2017 Queensland Tourism Awards Gala Ceremony are invited to take advantage of special accommodation offers.



Mercure Brisbane (85-87 North Quay, Brisbane Qld 4000) 

$140.00 per night for a CityView Superior room, including WIFI and late checkout of 12pm


Ibis Brisbane(27-35 Turbot Street, Brisbane Qld 4000) 

$115.00 per night for a standard room, including WIFI and late checkout of 12pm


Accommodation bookings for both Hotels can be made by calling our combined Reservations Department direct on 07 3237 2300 or emailing and quoting “QLD Tourism Awards”.

Treasury Hotel & Casino- (159 William St, Brisbane City QLD 4000) 

Bookings to be made direct on our hotel website:

Enter Special Code:  QTA2017

Offer:  20% discount

Valid for bookings made prior to 3/11/17

Valid for travel 10 to 12 November, 2017


Rydes South Bank (9 Glenelg St, South Brisbane QLD 4101) 

Offer 10% off best available 

Access this offer by contacting Hotel reservations on



Next Hotel- (72 Queen Street, Brisbane Queensland 4000)

Enter the promo code QTA17 to receive a 15% dicount, when booking. 



Mantra South Bank- (161 Grey St, South Brisbane QLD 4101)

1. Visit

2. Select the Region and Property, your Travel Dates and the Number of People travelling

3. Click on change Search and place in Input Promo Code QTA17 (case sensitive) in the Promo Boxhit SEARCH again. You will now see the discount applied to all rates.

4. Select the room type you wish to book and hit BOOK NOW to proceed to payment screen

5. Fill in all required details to confirm your booking and hit COMPLETE BOOKING

6. An email confirmation will be sent once all details have been processed.

7. Once booking is confirmed, it can be accessed via My Bookings on the same website by logging in using the Reservation number on your confirmation and the Surname on the booking.

We decided to place this deal at our Casino Towers property only as it is just a short walk across the bridge to South Bank. Guests just need to enter the promo code when booking. 


Dates Active       09th – 12th November 2017

Property              Oaks Casino Towers

Set Rates             1 bedroom apartment:

•        $135.00 (1 night)

•        $152.00 (per night for a 2 night stay)

2 bedroom apartment

•        $199.00 (1 night)

•        $235.00 (per night for a 2 night stay)

Special Activities and Tour Offers 



50% off admission for guests, 10% off for families

Simply email and mention that you are attending QTA and provide number and names of guests.  


Industry rate pay on day

Simply email and mention QTA.


Half price for tour & tasting and  supagolf games.

Must book in advance, email and mention QTA and number of guests.


2 for the price of 1 tour

Email to claim your voucher and promo code.

Wheel Brisbane

20% off ticket prices

Email to claim your voucher and promo code.

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10% off daily tour via online booking

10% off daily tour via online booking

Event Contact

For further information regarding the Queensland Tourism Awards Gala Ceremony, please contact Ainsley Millar on (07) 3236 1445 or

Use of Photographs and Personal Information

QTIC will collect your personal information for the purpose of communicating with you about this event. For more information, view our Privacy Policy or request a hard copy by contacting us on (07) 3236 1445, email or write to Queensland Tourism Industry Council, C/- Office Manager, PO Box 13162, George Street QLD 4003.

This event may be filmed and photographed for publicity and marketing purposes in printed publications and the internet (websites and social media) . For more information, view our Privacy Policy. If you do not give consent for your voice and/or image to be used in QTIC’s printed or electronic publications, you must advise photographers in attendance at this event that you do not want your image captured for publicity purposes.


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