ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards

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ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards

Overview: ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism


ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards The ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Award is recognised as a mark of excellence in Fiji’s tourism and promotes excellence in tourism. The ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards is run annually by a voluntary committee of industry members, overseen by the board of trustees to invite entries, organize judging and hold a gala event for the prize giving to honor those outstanding members in our industry.

Table of Awards


ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards - Ecotrax Valued Team Member
ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards – Ecotrax Valued Team Member
YearAwardWinner 
2022Visionary AwardRoger Dold & Chris Jacobs 
2022Lifetime Achievement AwardDamend Gounder 
2022Training & DevelopmentRaffe Hotels & ResortsGold
2022Training & DevelopmentTanoa Hotel GroupSilver
2022Training & DevelopmentSofitel Fiji Resort and SpaBronze
2022C & I Operator of the yearRosie Holidays FijiGold
2022C & I Operator of the yearIntercontinental Fiji Beach Resort & SpaSilver
2022Dive Operator of the yearWhitetip Marine AdventuresGold
2022Dive Operator of the yearNai’a Cruises FijiSilver
2022Dive Operator of the yearOcean Ventures FijiBronze
2022Spa Operator of the yearSix Senses FijiGold
2022Spa Operator of the yearOutrigger Fiji Beach ResortSilver
2022Spa Operator of the yearIntercontinental Fiji Beach Resort & SpaBronze
2022Wedding Operator of the yearTotoka Hair MakeupGold
2022Wedding Operator of the yearOutrigger Fiji Beach ResortSilver
2022Destination MarketingVomo Island ResortGold
2022Destination MarketingSouth Sea Cruises GroupSilver
2022Destination MarketingFiji AirwaysBronze
2022Specialised Tour ServicesVou Hub FijiGold
2022Specialised Tour ServicesRiver Tubing FijiSilver
2022Specialised Tour ServicesSouth Sea SailingBronze
2022Excellence in Food TourismNanuku Resort FijiGold
2022Excellence in Food TourismVatuvara Private IslandsSilver
2022Excellence in Food TourismFiji Marriott Resort Momi BayBronze
2022Inbound & Transport OperatorsTewakaGold
2022Inbound & Transport OperatorsRosie Holidays FijiSilver
2022Inbound & Transport OperatorsTour ManagersBronze
2022Tourism & Industry SupportSouth Sea Cruises GroupGold
2022Tourism & Industry SupportPort Denarau MarinaSilver
2022Tourism & Industry SupportFiji Hotel and Tourism AssociationBronze
2022Accommodation – LuxuryVatuvara Private IslandsGold
2022Accommodation – LuxuryVomo Island ResortSilver
2022Accommodation – LuxuryNanuku Resort FijiBronze
2022Accommodation – DeluxeRadisson Blu Resort FijiGold
2022Accommodation – DeluxeCastaway Island ResortSilver
2022Accommodation – DeluxeFiji Marriott Resort Momi BayBronze
2022Accommodation – SuperiorMalolo Island ResortGold
2022Accommodation – SuperiorKaila Na Ua ResortSilver
2022Accommodation – SuperiorBarefoot Kuata Island ResortBronze
2022Accommodation Budget/HostelSouth Sea IslandGold
2022Accommodation Budget/HostelVuda Marina CottagesSilver
2022Accommodation Budget/HostelLikuri Island ResortBronze
2022Employee Excellence in ServiceIrfaan Ali – Sofitel Fiji Resort & SpaGold
2022Employee Excellence in ServiceTimoci Koroivuki – Shangri La Yanuca IslandSilver
2022Environmental SustainabilityVatuvara Private IslandsGold
2022Environmental SustainabilityBarefoot Manta ResortSilver
2022Environmental SustainabilityVatu i Ra Conservation Park TrustBronze
2022Community CSRVuda Marina FijiGold
2022Community CSREcotrax FijiSilver
2022Community CSRBula CoffeeBronze
2022Cultural Tourism ChampionRafaele Delai – Sofitel Fiji Resort & SpaGold
2022Cultural Tourism ChampionMosese Lesumaisuva – Radisson Blu Resort FijiSilver
2022Rising StarShakil Zoro Bhamji – The Coffee HubGold
2022Rising StarAmos Daniel – Captain Cook CruisesSilver
2022Dixon Seeto Tourism LeaderCynthia Rasch – Port Denarau MarinaGold
2022Dixon Seeto Tourism LeaderRobert Miller – Vatuvara Private IslandsSilver
2022Dixon Seeto Tourism LeaderRohit Chand – South Sea CruisesBronze
2022Visionary AwardJames & Lala SOWANE 
2019Lifetime Achievement AwardTammie TAM 
2019Destination MarketingPacific Bedbank 
2019Culinary Services AwardVatuvara Private Islands 
2019Tour & Transport Operators AwardPacific Destinations 
2019Accommodation Luxury AwardVatuvara Private Islands 
2019Accommodation – DeluxeCastaway Island Resort 
2019Accommodation Quality AwardTropica Island Resort 
2019Accommodation Budget/HostelBoat House Nanuya 
2019Visionary AwardPatrick “Paddy” Doyle 
2018Lifetime Achievement AwardMichael Dennis 
2018Lifetime Achievement AwardBill Whiting 
2018Destination MarketingMalamala Beach Club 
2018Culinary Services AwardCastaway Island Resort 
2018Culinary Services AwardMaqai Eco Surf Resort 
2018Accommodation Luxury AwardVatuvara Private Islands 
2018Accommodation – DeluxeWyndham Denarau Island 
2018Accommodation Quality AwardMalolo Island Resort 
2018Accommodation Quality AwardAquarius On The Beach 
Table: ANZ Fiji Excellence In Tourism Awards – The ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Award is recognised as a mark of excellence in Fiji’s tourism and promotes excellence in tourism. The ANZ Fiji Excellence in Tourism Awards is run annually by a voluntary committee of industry members, overseen by the board of trustees to invite entries, organize judging and hold a gala event for the prize giving to honor those outstanding members in our industry.

Tourism Awards Category Descriptions

Category 1:  Dixon Seeto Tourism Leader –  This category recognises an individual’s outstanding contribution to Fiji tourism over many years.

Category 2:  Rising Star – This category recognises tourism professionals at or below the age of 35, employed in the tourism industry, who demonstrates leadership and outstanding talent through their roles and contribution to the industry.

Category 3Cultural Tourism Champion – This award recognises tourism professionals, employed in the tourism industry, who demonstrate a unique ability & personality to showcase Fiji’s culture as ambassadors in their roles. It also recognises professionals who display a genuine bula flair when showcasing Fiji as a culturally rich tourism destination.

Category 4Community CSR – This award recognises the efforts & contributions of organisations who have made a positive impact in the community through various community engagement initiatives. It recognises the efforts to support and initiate projects that improve and benefit the community.

Category 5Environmental Sustainability – This award recognises leadership in taking authentic action for the benefit of our environment, demonstrable by long-term commitment & performance. It also recognizes the promotion, development & engagement with the Fijian people & operator’s understanding of Fiji’s Blue Pacific Framework.

Category 6Employee Excellence in Service –  This award recognises individuals employed in the tourism industry who demonstrate excellence in their roles and display exceptional talent and passion in enhancing tourism experiences and whose contribution is invaluable to the industry.

Category 7Accommodation Budget/Hostel – This category recognises accommodation providers with evidence of facilities, cleanliness, value for money, catering (if applicable) and activities that enhance the guest experience.

Category 8Accommodation – Superior – This category recognises establishments with high quality levels in focused service and facilities with limited food & beverage offerings, evidence of cleanliness, value for money, catering (if applicable) and activities that enhance the guest experience.

Category 9Accommodation – Deluxe – This category recognises establishments providing full service, food & beverage dining options, in-room dining, recreation activities & other hotel/resort services; with evidence of cleanliness, value for money, catering (if applicable) and activities that enhance the guest experience.

Category 10Accommodation – Luxury – This category recognises establishments that exemplify luxury in all areas of operations, with attention to detail in design, architecture, and services that consistently exceed guest expectations. There are two sub-categories: A) Luxury Hotels & Resorts B) Boutique Luxury.

Category 11Tourism & Industry Support – This category recognises the outstanding efforts of an organisation in supporting tourism in Fiji. This includes product supply, marketing &/or promotional initiatives & support services that either individually or collectively, have contributed substantially to the sustainability, awareness & success of Fiji as a tourism destination.

Category 12Inbound & Transport Operators – This category is open to inbound & transport operators & facilitators. It recognises the significant contribution to tourism through the provision of inbound travel, and transport related services that enhance the visitors’ experience of the destination.

Category 13Excellence in Food Tourism – This category recognises establishments – restaurants & catering services, offering a tourism experience that commensurate with customer expectation of the establishment. They also demonstrate a commitment to using local produce wherever practicable. It is not a food award but does recognise a significant contribution to tourism through the delivery of an authentic consumer experience showcasing innovative food and flavours, including beverages.

Category 14Specialised Tour Services – This category includes adventure tourism, cultural and natural attractions and activities that offer top quality product experience & optimal operational performance. An organised adventure activity on land, air or water that offers: 1) thrills or excitement based on active participation & personal challenge; or 2) cultural/natural experiences which enhance the visitor’s knowledge; and/or 3) an appreciation of the unique cultural &/or natural landscape of Fiji.

Category 15Destination Marketing – This category recognises creativity and innovation in a fully integrated marketing campaign that is proven to be successful in the international marketplace. A campaign can be a single promotional activity or a series of related promotions, initiated in the last 12-18 months.

Category 16Wedding Operator of the year – This category recognises the outstanding contribution of wedding operators to the industry. They also demonstrate a commitment to providing superb and exceptional wedding experiences in Fiji.

Category 17Spa Operator of the year – This category recognises the exceptional standards in service offered by spa operators to promote wellness and outstanding spa experiences. They also demonstrate a commitment to our environment and promote sustainability in their practices.

Category 18Dive Operator of the year – This category recognises operators in the dive industry that contribute to maintaining exceptional standards and promote/showcase the quality and uniqueness of diving in Fiji. They also contribute to creating and raising awareness in ocean and marine environment protection through dive practices and sustainable efforts.

Category 19C & I Operator of the year – This category recognises the exceptional contribution of organisations towards the execution of innovative and creative Conference and Incentive events in Fiji. It also recognises the promotion of Fiji as a destination of choice for C&I and its significant contribution to tourism.

Category 20Training & Development – This category recognises tourism organisations that have demonstrated a commitment to improving customer services and experiences through employee training & development.

Category 21Lifetime Achievement Category 22: Visionary Award  

References

  • FETA (2020, January 1). ANZ Fiji Excellence In Tourism Awards. ANZ Fiji Excellence In Tourism. Retrieved October 9, 2023, from Link

 

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