Qantas Founders Museum has won the Major Tourist Attraction award category at the 2018 Outback Queensland Tourism Awards Ceremony held in Roma on Saturday 3 November 2018.
The Major Tourist Attraction category recognises natural or built tourist attractions that attract amongst the highest visitor numbers during the qualifying period (July 2017 – June 2018) for Outback Queensland.
Qantas Founders Museum Executive Assistant to the CEO, Nicole Kuttner, says the museum was delighted to win the award.
“We have a great team at Qantas Founders Museum who work incredibly hard to create memorable tourism experiences for our visitors and it is wonderful to receive this recognition in front of our fellow Outback Queensland Tourism operators.”
“We would like to thank all those who have supported us over the year including our sponsors and stakeholders, museum members, the community; Local, State and Federal Governments and of course the thousands of guests who visit us.”
Longreach tourism businesses Outback Aussie Tours and Outback Pioneers have also been successful at the Outback Queensland Tourism Awards with Outback Pioneers winning the Cultural Tourism category and Outback Aussie Tourism winning the Tour and Transport Operators category.