Santos Tour Down Under 2017 - 2017 National Finalist: Visit Sunshine Coast Best Tourism Event

Awards Night

The Australian Event Awards Ceremony will be held simultaneously across the country, with events being staged in Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth. A multi-way live broadcast will link all the ceremonies together so we can all celebrate together around the country.
Tickets are now on sale – With limited seats available at each venue (as per the Heath Orders in each state), we encourage you to book early if you’re planning to join us.

What’s Included In Each State Event?

LIVE Entertainment
3-Course Dinner with Drinks
Discounted Ticket Price (for 2020 Only)
Opportunity to Network face-to-face with the Local Industry
Video Link Up Technology allowing the National Industry to Gather
Opportunity to Celebrate with the 2020 Finalists and Winners
The Awards Ceremony Itself 

NOTE: Due to Covid-19 and the need for flexible seating arrangements, we are not selling tables this year. All tickets are to be purchased individually. You are able to buy multiple single tickets in one booking. Please note that while we will attempt to meet any seating requests, due to Covid-19 restrictions, we are unable to guarantee that all requests will be possible.
Click here to download all results from previous years.


DateWednesday 21 October 2020
Time6:45pm Cocktails for a 7:15pm Start
VenueLuna Park Sydney
Dress Code Black Tie
Ticket Price$250 + GST per Ticket


DateWednesday 21 October 2020
Time5:45pm Cocktails for a 6:15pm Start
VenueVictoria Park Brisbane
Dress CodeBlack Tie
Ticket Price$230 + GST per Ticket


DateWednesday 21 October 2020
Time6:15pm Cocktails for a 6:45pm Start
VenueAdelaide Entertainment Centre
Dress CodeBlack Tie
Ticket Price$230 + GST per Ticket


DateWednesday 21 October 2020
Time5:00pm Cocktails for a 5:30pm Start
VenueRAC Arena Perth
Dress CodeBlack Tie
Ticket Price$230 + GST per Ticket


Given the current restrictions in Victoria, we are unfortunately unable to stage a live ceremony but we want include the Victorian Events Industry as part of the event so we’ll be making the Ceremony available to Victorian Finalists via Zoom.

*All Details are Subject to Change

Click here to download the program.

  • The Australian Event Awards Ceremony 2017 at The Events Centre on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland.

  • Nicole Jervis from Tourism NT talks unexpected destination experiences at the Australian Event Awards and Symposium 2017.

  • The Imagination team look pretty pleased with their four wins at the Australian Event Awards 2017.

  • Let us entertain you! The Australian Event Awards Ceremony 2013.

  • Splendour in the Grass 2016
    2017 Finalist – EVENTelec Best Cultural, Arts or Music Event and Local Tickets Best Regional Event

  • Along with a big stage reveal, electronic string trio Maske provided a thrilling opening for the Australian Event Awards Ceremony in 2017.

Award Trophy