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Australasia Nominees 2012

Oceania nominees

It is with great pleasure that we announce the Australasia nominees of the 19th annual World Travel Awards as*:

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

Air

Australasia's Leading Airline 2012Air New Zealand
Air Pacific
Air Tahiti Nui
Aircalin - New Caledonia
Jetstar Airways
Qantas Airways
Virgin Australia
Australasia's Leading Airport 2012Sydney Airport, Australia
Auckland International Airport, New Zealand
Brisbane Airport, Australia
Cairns Airport, Australia
Christchurch International Airport, New Zealand
Darwin International Airport, Australia
Melbourne Airport, Australia
Nadi International Airport, Fiji
Perth International Airport, Australia
Tahiti Faa'a International Airport, Tahiti
Wellington International Airport, New Zealand
Australasia's Leading Low-Cost Airline 2012Virgin Australia
Air Australia
Jetstar Airways
Tiger Airways
Webjet

Attraction

Australasia's Leading Tourist Attraction 2012Great Barrier Reef, Australia
Adrenalin Forest, New Zealand
Auckland Tower, New Zealand
Ayers Rock, Australia
Blue Mountains, Australia
Cape Tribulation, Australia
Fraser Island, Australia
Gold Coast, Australia
Great Lake Taupo, New Zealand
Great Ocean Road, Australia
Kakadu National Park, Australia
Milford Sound, New Zealand
Museum of New Zealand
Sydney Harbour, Australia
Sydney Opera House, Australia

Car

Australasia's Leading Business Car Rental Company 2012Avis
Alamo Car Hire
Budget
Drive Away Holidays
Europcar
Hertz
National Car Rental
Australasia's Leading Car Rental Company 2012Europcar
Alamo Car Hire
Avis
Budget
Hertz
Holiday Autos
National Car Rental
Thrifty

Cruise

Australasia's Leading Cruise Line 2012Regent Seven Seas Cruises
Celebrity Cruises
Crystal Cruises
Cunard Line
Oceana Cruises
P & O Cruises
Princess Cruises
Royal Caribbean International

Destination

Australasia's Leading Beach Destination 2012Aitutaki, One Foot Island, Cook Islands
Abel Tasman National Park, New Zealand
Bells Beach, Australia
Bondi Beach, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Cable Beach, Broome, WA, Australia
Cottesloe Beach, Australia
Matira Beach, Bora Bora, French Polynesia
Ninety Mile Beach, 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 2012Auckland, New Zealand
Bora Bora, French Polynesia
Cairns, Australia
Fraser Island, Australia
Gold Coast, Australia
Queenstown, New Zealand
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Whitsunday Islands, Australia
Yasawa Islands, Fiji
Australasia's Leading Tourist Board 2012Tourism New Zealand
Cook Islands Tourism
Fiji Tourism
South Pacific Tourism Organisation
Tahiti Tourism
Tourism Australia

General

Australasia's Responsible Tourism Award 2012Tourism Western Australia
Responsible Tourism Code for the Pacific
South Australian Tourism Commission
Treetops Lodge & Estate, New Zealand

Hotels & Resorts

Australasia's Leading Airport Hotel 2012Airways Hotel Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Holiday Inn Auckland Airport, New Zealand
Park Royal Melbourne Airport, Australia
Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport Hotel, Australia
Australasia's Leading Boutique Hotel 2012The Spire Queenstown, New Zealand
BLUE Sydney
Eichardts Private Hotel, New Zealand
Huka Lodge, New Zealand
Kirketon Hotel Sydney, Australia
Medusa Hotel, Sydney, Australia
Otahuna Lodge, New Zealand
The George Christchurch, New Zealand
The Henry Jones Art Hotel, Hobart, Australia
The Lyall Hotel & Spa, Melbourne, Australia
Australasia's Leading Boutique Island Resort 2012Taveuni Palms, Fiji
Pacific Resort Aitutaki, Cook Islands
Paradise Bay, Long Island
Qualia Great Barrier Reef, Hamilton Island
Turtle Island, Fiji
Vomo Island Resort, Fiji
Australasia's Leading Boutique Resort 2012Taveuni Palms, Fiji
Blanket Bay, New Zealand
Claremont Country Estate & Nature Reserve, New Zealand
Double Island, Queensland, Australia
Pacific Resort Aitutaki, Cook Islands
Australasia's Leading Business Hotel 2012InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto, Australia
Crowne Plaza Hotel Auckland, New Zealand
Grand Hyatt Melbourne, Australia
Hotel Sofitel Queenstown Hotel and Spa, New Zealand
InterContinental Wellington, New Zealand
Melbourne Marriott Hotel, Australia
Park Hyatt Sydney, Australia
Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Sydney, Australia
Sofitel Melbourne on Collins, Australia
Sydney Harbour Marriott Hotel at Circular Quay, Australia
The Observatory Hotel, Sydney, Australia
The Westin Melbourne, Australia
The Westin Sydney, Australia
Australasia's Leading Casino Resort 2012The Star, Australia
Burswood Entertainment Complex, Australia
Jupiter Gold Coast Hotel and Casino, Australia
Pullman Reef Hotel Casino, Cairns, Australia
Sky City Auckland, New Zealand
Treasury Casino & Hotel, Brisbane, Australia
Australasia's Leading Conference Hotel 2012Four Seasons Hotel Sydney, Australia
Crown Towers, Melbourne, Australia
InterContinental Wellington, New Zealand
Sheraton on the Park, Sydney, Australia
Sky City Grand Hotel, Auckland, New Zealand
The Langham Hotel Auckland, New Zealand
The Westin Sydney, Australia
Australasia's Leading Family Resort 2012Hayman, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia
InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort and Spa, Fiji
Paradise Resort Gold Coast, Australia
Sheraton Mirage Resort & Spa Gold Coast, Australia
Sonaisali Island Resort, Fiji
The St. Regis Bora Bora Resort, French Polynesia
The Westin Denarau Island Resort & Spa, Fiji
Australasia's Leading Golf Resort 2012Millbrook, New Zealand
Bonville Golf Resort, Australia
Hyatt Regency Coolum Resort, Australia
InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort and Spa, Fiji
Joondalup Resort, Australia
Kauri Cliffs, New Zealand
Moorea Golf Resort, Polynésie Française
Quay West Resort Magenta Shores, Australia
Terrace Downs High Country Resort, New Zealand
The Westin Denarau Island Resort & Spa, Fiji
Australasia's Leading Green Hotel 2012Jean-Michel Cousteau Fiji Islands Resort, Fiji
Allaway Retreat, Australia
Cradle Mountain Lodge, Australia
Daintree Eco Lodge & Spa, Australia
InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa, French Polynesia
Kingfisher Bay Resort, Australia
Longitude 131° Ayer's Rock, Australia
Waipoua Lodge, New Zealand
Australasia's Leading Hotel 2012Sheraton on the Park, Australia
Four Seasons Hotel Sydney, Australia
Hyatt Regency Guam, Micronesia
InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto, Australia
Intercontinental Perth Burswood, Australia
Palazzo Versace, Gold Coast, Australia
Park Hyatt Melbourne, Australia
Royce Hotel, Melbourne, Australia
Sky City Grand Hotel, Auckland, New Zealand
Sofitel Melbourne, Australia
Sydney Harbour Marriott Hotel at Circular Quay, Sydney, Australia
The Hotel Windsor, Melbourne, Australia
The Langham Hotel Auckland, New Zealand
The Observatory Hotel, Sydney, Australia
Australasia's Leading Hotel Brand 2012Outrigger Hotels & Resorts
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
Marriott Hotels
Radisson
Sheraton Hotels & Resorts
SPM Hotels, Resorts & Spa
Westin Hotels & Resorts
Australasia's Leading Luxury Hotel 2012Le Meridien Bora Bora, French Polynesia
Hilton Auckland, New Zealand
InterContinental Sydney, Australia
InterContinental Wellington, New Zealand
Park Hyatt Melbourne, Australia
The Observatory Hotel, Sydney
Australasia's Leading New Hotel 2012Park Hyatt Sydney, Australia
Hilton Queenstown Hotel, New Zealand
Hilton Surfers Paradise, Australia
The Darling Hotel, Australia
Australasia's Leading Resort 2012Lilianfels Blue Mountains Resort & Spa, Australia
Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora, French Polynesia
Hayman, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia
Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa, French Polynesia
InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort and Spa, Fiji
InterContinental Resort Tahiti, French Polynesia
Jean-Michel Cousteau Fiji Islands Resort, Fiji
Qualia Great Barrier Reef, Australia
Solitaire Lodge, New Zealand
The St. Regis Bora Bora Resort, French Polynesia
The Westin Denarau Island Resort & Spa, Fiji
Australasia's Leading Ski Hotel 2012Hotel Pension Grimus, Mount Buller, Australia
Bayview Chateau Tongariro, New Zealand
Huski, Falls Creek, Victoria, Australia
Perisher Ski Resort, Australia
Riverrun Lodge, New Zealand
Australasia's Leading Villa Resort 2012Taveuni Palms, Fiji
Double Island, Queensland
Eagles Nest, New Zealand
Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora
Jean-Michel Cousteau Fiji Islands Resort, Fiji
Le Tahaa Island Resort & Spa
Millbrook Resort Hotel, New Zealand
Pacific Resort Aitutaki
Sofitel Moorea Ia Ora Beach Resort, French Polynesia
Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa, Cook Islands

Meetings & Conventions

Australasia's Leading Meetings & Conference Centre 2012Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Australia
Auckland Convention Centre, New Zealand
Cairns Convention Centre, Australia
InterContinental Sydney, Australia
Peppers Moonah Links Resort, Australia
Sofitel Melbourne, Australia
Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre, Australia
Waipuna Hotel & Conference Centre, New Zealand
Wellington Convention Centre, New Zealand

Spa

Australasia's Leading Spa Resort 2012InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa, French Polynesia
Angsana Resort & Spa Great Barrier Reef, Australia
Cypress Lakes Resort, Australia
Hilton Bora Bora Nui Resort & Spa, French Polynesia
Jean-Michel Cousteau Fiji Islands Resort, Fiji
Paihia Beach Resort & Spa Hotel, New Zealand
Palazzo Versace, Gold Coast, Australia
Reef House Boutique Resort & Spa, Australia
The Westin Denarau Island Resort & Spa, Fiji

Travel Agencies & Tour Operators

Australasia's Leading Business Travel Agency 2012FCm Travel Solutions
ABC Travel
Concierge Business Travel
Corporate Travel Management
Phil Hoffmann Travel
Pure Travel
Spencer Travel
Australasia's Leading Tour Operator 2012Abercrombie & Kent
Artisans of Leisure
Bill Peach Journeys
Cox & Kings
Flying Kiwi Adventure Tours
Intrepid Travel
Kuoni
Virgin Australia
Australasia's Leading Travel Agency 2012Flight Centre
Best Flights
Bridge & Wickers
Concierge Traveller
Elixir, New Zealand
Go Holidays
Harvey World Travel
House of Travel
Jetset Travel
STA Travel
Tahiti Nui Travel
Australasia's Leading Travel Management Company 2012FCm Travel Solutions
BCD Travel
Corporate Travel Management (CTM)
JCM Destination
Navigator Travel Management
Pan Pacific Destination Management
Rosie DMC
Travel Management Group
Turama Pacific Travel Group

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