regional tourism award winner

By Gavin Banks

More than 200 industry representatives gathered in Coffs Harbour for the 2018 North Coast Regional Tourism Awards sponsored by Destination NSW on Wednesday 25 July. 2018.


Winners in 13 categories were announced at the gala awards ceremony from finalists including local councils, tourism businesses, events, restaurants, wineries and accommodation providers.


Coffs Harbour City Council won Gold in the Destination Marketing category for the North Coast region. The Create Your Paradise campaign was launched in 2016 in regional Queensland, NSW and Victoria and saw regional turnover over the Christmas season of 2016/17 increase by 10-20%.  Good Eye Deer are proud to have created and produced the online and TV commercials upon which the campaign was built.