The North Coast Awards will celebrate the outstanding achievements of tourism operators and events from Mid-Coast to Tweed, plus Lord Howe Island.

Industry stakeholders can make a full day of it, attending the North Coast Tourism Symposium from 8.30am, followed by the gala event in the evening. The Symposium's full-day program features more than 20 speakers across a range of topics including nature-based tourism, food and agri-tourism, business events and inclusive tourism.

The theme for the gala event is ‘Run to Paradise’, with a Black Tie dress code. 

Event Details


    • Date: Wednesday 25 July, 2018
    • Time: 6pm
    • Venue: Opal Cove Resort, Opal Boulevarde, Coffs Harbour
    • Tickets: Purchase online now.

    2018 North Coast Finalists

    • Arts Mid North Coast Inc
    • BIG4 Great Lakes at Forster-Tuncurry
    • Bonville Golf Resort – Bonville
    • Bularri Muurlay Nyanggan Aboriginal Corporation – Coffs Harbour
    • Bunker Cartoon Gallery – Coffs Harbour
    • Byron Bay Eco Cruises & Kayaks – Byron Bay
    • Clarence Valley Council – Clarence Valley
    • Coffs Harbour City Council – Coffs Harbour
    • Forestry Corporation of NSW – Coffs Harbour
    • Hello Koalas Sculpture Trail – Port Macquarie
    • Heritage Hotel Motel – Dorrigo
    • Jetty Dive Centre – Coffs Harbour
    • Koala Preservation Society – Port Macquarie
    • Lismore City Council – Lismore
    • Macquarie Waters Boutique Apartment Hotel – Port Macquarie
    • Open Air Picnics – Sawtell
    • Port Macquarie Museum – Port Macquarie
    • Reflections Holiday Parks Seal Rocks – Seal Rocks
    • Riverside Holiday Resort Urunga – Urunga
    • TEACH at TAFE NSW Wollongbar – Wollongbar
    • The Big Banana Pty Ltd – Coffs Harbour
    • The Cheesemaking Workshop – Coffs Harbour
    • Vacation Village Resort – Port Macquarie
    • Wajaana Yaam Gumbaynggirr Adventure Tours – Coffs Harbour
    • Woolgoolga Curryfest – Woolgoolga

    Event Partners