2018 Queensland Tourism Awards Nominations open March 8!

Nominations for the 2018 Queensland Tourism Awards (#QTA18) open on Thursday 8 March.

The nomination process takes approximatley 5 minutes and involves selecting your chosen category/s and processing the #QTA18 entry fee. There are a total of 28 categories to choose from. 

Entering the Queensland Tourism Awards provides a wonderful opportunity to discover the full potential of your business and super charge your annual planning. All submissions recieve detailed feedback from our independant judging panel. Entering the awards shows great confidence in your team and often energises and motivates staff. Gold winners from the Queensland Tourism Awards gain automatic entry to the Australian Tourism Awards (categories 1-25 only). QTIC provide a range of resources to assist with submissions as highlighted below. 

#QTA18 Key Dates 

  • Nominations open 8 March 2018 
  • Nominations close 31 May 2018
  • Submissions due 21 August 2018 (entrants have close to 3 months to work on submissions!)
  • #QTA18 Gala Awards Cermeony is on Friday 16 November at The Star Gold Coast

#QTA18 Quick Links 

#QTA18 Entrant Support

First time entrant webinar - Tuesday 27 March 3-4pm
The webinar will be tailored to suit both first time entrants and will provide an understanding of the Awards submission process including the introduction of the new online submission portal as well as other important information and tips. The webinar is beneficial for previous award entrants also, providing an opporunity to refresh your memory and pick up on some very helpful tips. Presenter: Linda Tillman, Managing Director of the Tilma Group

Click here to register for the webinar. 

Regional Workshops 'The Masterclass Series' March - May 2018
QTA nominees are invited to attend a full day interactive group mentoring session taking place at various locations across the State. The Masterclass Series is open to previous awards entrants, new awards nominees and anyone interested in learning more about QTA. The session will be facilitated by previous National and Queensland Judge, Ms Kayleen Allen. Click here for further information on the Masterclass Series. Register your attendance today in your region: 

If you have any questions regarding the awards, please feel free to contact Katie via or call 07 3236 1445.