Australasia Nominees 2010

Oceania nominees

It is with great pleasure that we announce the Australasia nominees of the 17th annual World Travel Awards as*:

* Winners are listed first. All other nominees are listed alphabetically.


Australasia's Leading Airline 2010Air New Zealand
Air Pacific
Air Tahiti Nui
Jetstar Airways
Qantas Airways
Virgin Blue
Australasia's Leading Airport 2010Sydney Airport, Australia
Auckland International Airport, New Zealand
Melbourne Airport, Australia
Nadi International Airport, Fiji
Tahiti Faa'a International Airport, Tahiti
Wellington International Airport, New Zealand


Australasia's Leading Business Car Rental Company 2010Avis
Drive Away Holidays
Pegasus Rental Cars
Australasia's Leading Car Rental Company 2010Europcar
Holiday Autos


Australasia's Leading Cruise Line 2010Costa Cruises
Celebrity Cruises
Cunard Line
Princess Cruises
Regent Seven Seas Cruises
Royal Caribbean Cruise Line


Australasia's Leading Beach 2010Bondi Beach, Sydney, Australia
Abel Tasman National Park, South Island, New Zealand
Aitutaki, One Foot Island, Cook Islands
Cable Beach, Broome, WA, Australia
Matira Beach, Bora Bora, French Polynesia
Ninety Mile Beach, North Island, New Zealand
Palm Beach, NSW, Australia
Return to Paradise Beach, Afega, Samoa
Whitehaven Beach, Whitsunday Islands, QLD, Australia
Wine Glass Bay, Freycinet National Park, Tasmania, Australia
Australasia's Leading Destination 2010Auckland, New Zealand
Bora Bora, French Polynesia
Sydney, Australia
Whitsunday Islands, Australia
Yasawa Islands, Fiji
Australasia's Leading Tourist Board 2010New Zealand Tourist Board
South Pacific Tourism Organisation
Tahiti Tourisme
Tourism Australia


Australasia's Responsible Tourism Award 2010Treetops Lodge & Estate, New Zealand
Responsible Tourism Code for the Pacific
South Australian Tourism Commission
Tourism Western Australia

Hotels & Resorts

Australasia's Leading Airport Hotel 2010Airways Hotel Port Moresby
Hilton Melbourne International Airport
Holiday Inn Auckland Airport
Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport
Australasia's Leading Boutique Hotel 2010The George Christchurch, New Zealand
Huka Lodge, New Zealand
Medusa Hotel, Sydney, Australia
Taveuni Palms, Fiji
The Henry Jones Art Hotel, Hobart, Australia
The Kirketon Sydney, Australia
The Lyall Hotel & Spa, Melbourne, Australia
The Spire Queenstown, New Zealand
Australasia's Leading Boutique Resort 2010Taveuni Palms, Fiji
Bedarra Island, Queensland, Australia
Blanket Bay, New Zealand
Bora Bora Lagoon Resort, French Polynesia
Claremont Country Estate & Nature Reserve, New Zealand
Double Island, Queensland, Australia
Pacific Resort Aitutaki, Cook Islands
Australasia's Leading Business Hotel 2010The Westin Sydney, Australia
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Auckland, New Zealand
Grand Hyatt Melbourne, Australia
InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto
InterContinental Wellington, New Zealand
Park Hyatt Sydney
Radisson Plaza Hotel Sydney, Australia
Stamford Plaza Brisbane, Australia
The Westin Melbourne, Australia
Australasia's Leading Casino Resort 2010Star City Hotel & Casino Sydney, Australia
Burswood International Resort Casino, Perth, Australia
Pullman Reef Hotel Casino , Cairns, Australia
SKYCITY Auckland, New Zealand
Treasury Casino & Hotel Brisbane, Australia
Australasia's Leading Conference Hotel 2010The Langham Hotel Auckland
Crown Towers, Melbourne
Four Seasons Hotel Sydney
InterContinental Wellington
Sheraton on the Park, Sydney
Sky City Grand Hotel, Auckland
The Westin Sydney, Australia
Australasia's Leading Family Resort 2010Dunk Island, Australia
Hayman Island Resort, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia
Paradise Resort Gold Coast, Australia
Sonaisali Island Resort, Fiji
The St. Regis Bora Bora Resort, French Polynesia
Australasia's Leading Golf Resort 2010Millbrook, New Zealand
Bonville International Golf Resort, Coffs Harbour, Australia
Hyatt Regency Coolum Resort, Australia
Kauri Cliffs, New Zealand
Quay West Resort - Magenta Shores
Terrace Downs High Country Resort, New Zealand
The Westin Denarau Island Resort & Spa, Fiji
Australasia's Leading Green Hotel 2010Cradle Mountain Lodge, Australia
Daintree Eco Lodge & Spa, Australia
InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa, French Polynesia
Jean-Michel Cousteau Fiji Islands Resort
Longitude 131° Ayer's Rock, Australia
Waipoua Lodge, New Zealand
Australasia's Leading Hotel 2010Palazzo Versace, Gold Coast, Australia
Four Seasons Hotel Sydney, Australia
Hyatt Regency Guam, Micronesia
InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto
Park Hyatt Melbourne, Melbourne
Royce Hotel, Melbourne, Australia
Sky City Grand Hotel, Auckland, New Zealand
Sydney Harbour Marriott Hotel at Circular Quay, Sydney, Australia
The Hotel Windsor, Melbourne, Australia
The Observatory Hotel, Sydney, Australia
Australasia's Leading Hotel Brand 2010Hilton Hotels & Resorts
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
Marriott Hotels
Outrigger Hotels & Resorts
Sheraton Hotels & Resorts
SPM Hotels, Resorts & Spa
Westin Hotels & Resorts
Australasia's Leading New Hotel 2010Hilton Lake Taupo, New Zealand
Art Series The Cullen, Melbourne, Australia
Quay West Resort & Spa Noosa, Australia
Australasia's Leading Resort 2010Hayman Island Resort, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia
Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa, French Polynesia
Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa
Qualia Great Barrier Reef, Australia
Shangri-La’s Fijian Resort, Yanuca, Fiji
Solitaire Lodge, New Zealand
The Westin Denarau Island Resort & Spa, Fiji
Australasia's Leading Ski Hotel 2010The Spire, Queenstown, New Zealand
Bayview Chateau Tongariro, New Zealand
Hotel Pension Grimus, Mount Buller, Australia
Huski, Falls Creek, Victoria, Australia
Australasia's Leading Villa Resort 2010Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa, Cook Islands
Double Island, Queensland
Eagles Nest, New Zealand
Le Taha'a Private Island & Spa
Taveuni Palms, Fiji

Meetings & Conventions

Australasia's Leading Meetings & Conference Centre 2010Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre, Australia
Auckland Convention Centre at THE EDGE, New Zealand
Cairns Convention Centre, Australia
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Australia
Wellington Convention Centre, New Zealand


Australasia's Leading Spa Resort 2010Palazzo Versace, Gold Coast, Australia
Angsana Resort & Spa Great Barrier Reef, Australia
Cypress Lakes Resort, Australia
Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa, French Polynesia
InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa, French Polynesia
Paihia Beach Resort & Spa, New Zealand
Southern Ocean Lodge, Kangaroo Island
The Golden Door Health Retreat - Elysia, Hunter Valley, Australia
The Sebel Reef House & Spa, Australia

Travel Agencies & Tour Operators

Australasia's Leading Business Travel Agency 2010Phil Hoffman Travel
Corporate Travel Management
FCm Travel Solutions
Pure Travel
STA Travel
United Travel Hamilton
Australasia's Leading Tour Operator 2010Abercrombie & Kent
All Pacific Travel Concept
Artisans of Leisure
Bill Peach Journeys
Flying Kiwi Wilderness Expeditions
Intrepid Travel
North Star Crusies
Wilderness Australia
Australasia's Leading Travel Agency 2010STA Travel
Best Flights
Elixir, New Zealand
Flight Centre
Harvey World Travel
Tahiti Nui Travel


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