Day: November 3, 2020


Outback Queensland Masters the nation’s best new event

The Outback Queensland Masters has hit a hole-in-one at the 2020 Australian Event Awards, receiving the award for Australia’s Best New Event. The judges described the Outback Queensland Masters as “innovative, ground-breaking, inclusive, fun and creative”. “This is an incredibly unique new event. The effort, creativity and resourcefulness of the event organisers is truly impressive,” said co-chair of the judging panel Peter Rix AM. “Congratulations to all the finalists and winners. The quality of the entries has meant a very high- scoring year, significantly higher than previous years and the judges have definitely had their work cut out.” The Outback


Apple & Grape Festival Marketing Awarded Best in Australia

Stanthorpe can proudly claim to have the best promotion for an event in Australia, with the Stanthorpe Apple and Grape Harvest Festival’s 2020 marketing campaign awarded winner in ‘Best Achievement in Marketing, Communication or Sponsorship’ category at the 2020 Australian Event Awards. In the same awards, the Festival was also placed as a national finalist in the ‘Best Tourism Event’ category, with the ulimate win awarded to the very worthy Splendour in the Grass 2019. The ‘Best Achievement in Marketing’ award was presented this week to Krista Hauritz Tourism and Events, who partnered with the festival for the first time