Tourism Suncoast is proud to be shortlisted in Destination Marketing Category of the 2016 ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards.
Applications for the 2016 ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards officially closed on Monday 7 November, drawing an impressive group of applicants for this year’s awards season.
Industry operators are to be commended for their collective show of resilience and positivity after Severe Tropical Cyclone Winston ravaged Fiji only 38 short weeks ago.
Such perseverance is a clear reminder of the determinable spirit within Fiji’s tourism industry and the Awards are set to be an exciting night for many operators.
A key highlight of this year’s applications was the marked increase in applicants in the ’Sustainability’ category.
Ms Olivia Mavoa as Trustee and Chair of Organising committee of the Awards noted:
“With the wide of range of challenges that the tourism businesses encounter ranging from environmental, socio-cultural most of these businesses have invested more into adopting sustainable practices.
“This is a good reflection of the industry’s capacity in ensuring that Destination Fiji remains competitive in the market and for the long term good of the country in adopting these practices.”
As Fiji’s highest mark of tourism distinction, the Awards is an opportunity to recognize and reward the excellent contribution of Fiji’s industry operators and players, who together provide an amazing holiday destination for travelers and in doing so contribute to Fiji’s economy.