2017 Outback Queensland Tourism Awards

Outback Queensland is proud to be celebrating the 2017 Outback Queensland Tourism Awards and to recognise the significant achievements of OQTA members and their businesses. This year, the awards symposium will be held from the 2nd – 5th of November and will be proudly represented by an associated LGA member of our organisation. For the first time, Outback Queensland is excited to announce that all businesses will be able to submit their nomination forms and completed submissions online. All award categories and PDF submission will remain the same.


Please check back on this page for the latest updates and information regarding the awards.






Important Dates:

24th March 8:00am (Friday) | Nominations Open
1st June 5:00pm (Thursday) | Nominations Close
7th August 9:00am (Monday) | Submission portal opens
21st August 5:00pm (Monday) | Award applications close
2nd – 5th November (Thurs – Sunday) | Awards and Symposium in the winning host town (yet to be announced!)


Important Links:

Award Categories
Rules of Entry


Nominations for the 2017 Outback Queensland Tourism Awards are now open, please lodge your nomination below by 1st June, 2017 (5:00PM).

Click to Submit a nomination