Industry stakeholders from across the Destination North Coast region can make a full day of it at South West Rocks, attending the North Coast Tourism Symposium during the day, followed by the gala event in the evening. 

Hosted by Kempsey Shire Council in conjunction with Destination North Coast, the Tourism Symposium will bring together industry leaders from across and beyond the region including a host of compelling speakers and panel members. The full day program will be focused on Business Sustainability and evolving your business to meet changing consumer needs with the aim of stimulating ideas and discussion to benefit the North Coast Visitor Economy.

Book early and take advantage of the early bird/combo ticket for both the North Coast Tourism Symposium & Regional Tourism Awards for $145.

Event details

North Coast Regional Tourism Awards

  • Where: South West Rocks Country Club

  • Date: Thursday 1 August, 2019

  • Time: 6pm to late

  • Tickets: $105 (Awards only) or $145 for the Symposium & Awards

North Coast Tourism Symposium

  • Where: South West Rocks Country Club

  • Date: Thursday 1 August, 2019

  • Time: 8.30am to 4pm

  • Tickets: $65 (Symposium only) or $145 for the Symposium & Awards


2019 Destination North Coast Finalists

Kingscliff Beach Holiday Park – Tweed  

Koala Preservation Society – Port Macquarie

Macquarie Waters Boutique Apartment Hotel – Port Macquarie

Reflections Holiday Parks Seal Rocks

Riverside Holiday Resort Urunga – Urunga

South West Rocks Country Club

Table Under A Tree – Rosebank

Telegraph Retreat Cottages – Telegraph Point

The Observatory Holiday Apartments – Coffs Harbour

Vision Walks – Eco Tours – Brunswick Heads

Volkswagen Spectacular – Macksville

Wajaana Yaam Gumbaynggirr Adventure Tours – Coffs Harbour

Woolgoolga Curryfest – Woolgoolga 

Another Tasty Event – Woolgoolga

Arts Mid North Coast Inc

BIG4 Great Lakes at Forster-Tuncurry

BIG4 Sunshine Resort, South West Rocks

Blue Ginger Picnics - Banora Point

Bularri Muurlay Nyanggan Aboriginal Corporation – Coffs Harbour

Clarence Valley Council – Clarence Valley

Coffs Coast Surf Tours, Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour City Council – Coffs Harbour

Eat the Street Lismore

Elements of Byron – Byron Bay

Grafton Jacaranda Festival Inc – Grafton

Hello Koalas Sculpture Trail – Port Macquarie

I Love Bello Shire – Bellingen