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Blues on Broadbeach Music Festival, QLD Finalist - Australian Tourism Awards 2011 - Major Festivals and Events @QATAINFO #Australia The Blues on Broadbeach Music Festival is the event on the Gold Coast calendar that magically turns May into a mega-magnet for tourists. This year more than 80,000 visitors came to celebrate the Festival's 10th anniversary and enjoy 93 performances over four days.

Daylesford Day Spa, VIC Finalist - Australian Tourism Awards 2011 - Outstanding Contribution to Tourism by an Individual @QATAINFO #Australia Daylesford Day Spa creates a unique well being philosophy specialising in couples and friends who wish to share their experience together. We use organic Australian products such as Jurlique and our own Daylesford Day Spa Brand.

Huon Bush Retreats, TAS Finalist - Australian Tourism Awards 2011 - Unique Accommodation @QATAINFO #Australia Located in an extensive private habitat reserve, Huon Bush Retreats is central to all the attractions on the Huon Trail and is just 50minutes drive from Hobart. This award winning, green tourism accredited retreat, offers guests a choice of contemporary, self contained cabins, deluxe tippees and private campsites against an inspiring backdrop of Tasmanian native forest.

Thredbo Valley Distillery, ACT Finalist - Australian Tourism Awards 2011 - Qantas Award for Excellence in Sustainable Tourism @QATAINFO #Australia The Thredbo Distillery is a unique multi-faceted tourism venture focussed on the production of quality schnapps. The facility offers tourists the opportunity to taste and buy a wide range of schnapps, enjoy the cafe, experience art and sculpture and observe fruit production on site.

Paronella Park, QLD Finalist - Australian Tourism Awards 2011 - Ecotourism @QATAINFO #Australia Paronella Park is a unique and innovative attraction in Mena Creek, 1 1/2 hours South of Cairns. Built in the 1920s by Jose Paronella, the Park operated as a Pleasure Gardens and was one of Queensland's earliest Tourist Destinations. After Jose's death in 1948, the Park fell into extended periods of decline.

Sinclair's Gully, SA Finalist - Australian Tourism Awards 2011 - Qantas Award for Excellence in Sustainable Tourism @QATAINFO #Australia Sinclairs Gully is the Adelaide Hills first and only climate action innovator and advanced eco certified cellar door, providing visitors with an opportunity to reconnect with nature in this magnificent endangered candlebark forest. Sinclairs Gully offers visitors a number of sustainable wine and nature based experiences, unique to this tourism business.

Jewel Cave, WA Finalist - Australian Tourism Awards 2011 - Tourist Attractions@QATAINFO #Australia Jewel Cave, near Augusta, is Western Australia's largest show cave and attracts a large number of visitors each year who leave enthralled by its beauty. The recently re-developed site includes the Jewel Cave Preservation Centre, a uniquely designed building has been crafted to incorporate the natural environment and overlooks lush forest.

Melbourne Museum, VIC Winner - Australian Tourism Awards 2011 - Major Tourist Attractions @QATAINFO #Australia Melbourne Museum is a unique tourist attraction that showcases Australian social history, Indigenous cultures, science and technology and the environment. Located adjacent to the World Heritage listed Royal Exhibition Building, and home to IMAX Theatre Melbourne, the museum plays a vital tourism role for the state.

Max's at Red Hill Estate, VIC Finalist - Australian Tourism Awards 2011 - Tourism Restaurants and Catering Services @QATAINFO #Australia Maxís at Red Hill Estate sits high on the Southern side of the serenely beautiful Mornington Peninsula. The restaurant boasts panoramic sweeping views over precision planted vines, out to Westernport Bay and Phillip Island beyond. Maxís offers an award winning modern Australian menu utilising the finest local ingredients and also incorpora.

Eco Beach Broome, WA Finalist - Australian Tourism Awards 2011 - Ecotourism @QATAINFO #Australia One of the world's most remarkable destinations, Eco Beach is a unique, luxury eco resort set in a pristine and untouched landscape just a little over an hour drive south of Broome. The retreat offers guests a perfect parallel of Kimberley beach and bush with the comfort and class of a resort.