Sydney’s Award Winning Tourist, Caravan Park

As part of the National Park, Lane Cove River Tourist Park is very environmentally conscious. Because of our environmental practices we have been rewarded with many awards.And if you want proof, you have only to ask our many bandicoots, eastern water dragons, tawny frogmouths, skinks, eastern rosellas, rainbow lorikeets and possums!

Awards

2011 Greater Sydney Tourism Awards – Eco Tourism & Tourism/Caravan Park Winner
The Park was very thrilled to win these two categories in the 2011 Greater Sydney Tourism Awards.

2011 Accommodation Industry Association of Australia – Industry Awards for Excellence – Eco Tourism & Tourism/Caravan Park Winner
The association is the leading body in Australia when it comes to hotels, resorts,
caravan parks, and motels.

2011 QANTAS Australian Tourism Awards – Winner
Eco Tourism
QANTAS Award for Excellence in Sustainability
The park won these two prestigious national awards at the Australian Tourism Awards in Perth.

2010 NSW Tourism Awards – Gold Winner
Caravan or Tourist Park
Eco Tourism
QANTAS Award for Excellence in Sustainability
The park was awarded Gold in each of the above three categories at the 2010 NSW Tourism Awards.

2010 HMAA Industry Awards for Excellence – Eco Tourism & Tourism/Caravan Park Winner
Winner of the Eco Tourism and Tourist Park category.  the Hotels, Motels and Accommodation
Association is the leading body in Australia when it comes to hotels, resorts,
caravan parks, and motels.

2010 Greater Sydney Tourism Awards
The Park was very thrilled to win the Tourist/Caravan park Category and the Eco Tourism Category
of the inaugural Greater Sydney Tourism Awards.

2010 Australian Business Awards – Environmental Awareness
Winner.  This is the fifth year in a row we have won this prestigious business
award and offers more recognition of our commitment to the environment.

2010 EarthCheck certified.
EarthCheck is used by travel and tourism organisations around the world,
to validate their carbon claims and guide their sustainability initiatives.
It is the largest environmental benchmarking, certification and management
solution in use by industry.

2009 Australian Business Awards – Environmental Awareness
Winner.  This is the fourth year in a row we have won this prestigious business
award and offers more recognition of our commitment to the environment.

2009 HMAA Industry Awards for Excellence – Eco Tourism & Tourism/Caravan Park Winner
Winner of the Eco Tourism and Tourist Park category.  the Hotels, Motels and Accommodation
Association is the leading body in Australia when it comes to hotels, resorts,
caravan parks, and motels.

2009 Climate Action Leader Certification – Sustainability Australia                     
The park was certified at the highest level of this program in recognition
of its carbon neutral status, comprehensive carbon reduction plans,
and climate change risk mitigation strategies.

2008 QANTAS Australian Tourism Awards –  Winner Caravan or Tourist Park
The park is honoured to have been recognised by the tourism industry
as being the best caravan/tourist park in Australia.

2008 NSW Tourism Awards – Gold Winner Caravan or Tourist Park
It is the second year running we have won this most prestigious
award for our park.

2008 QANTAS Award for Excellence in Sustainable Tourism
This is an inaugural award sposnored by QANTAS and part of the NSW
Tourism Awards.  The park won this award for our demonstration of 
excellence in the development of our environmental plans and
management of the environment.

2008 HMAA Industry Awards for Excellence – Eco Tourism Winner
Winner of the Eco Tourism category.  the Hotels, Motels and Accommodation
Association is the leading body in Australia when it comes to hotels, resorts,
caravan parks, and motels.

2008 Australian Business Awards – Environmental Awareness
Winner.  This is third year in a row we have won this prestigious business
award and offers more recognition of our commitment to the environment.

2007 NSW Tourism Awards – Winner Caravan or Tourist Park
The NSW Tourism Awards recognise the leaders in NSW Tourism.

2007 Green Globe – Certified Holiday Park
Green Globe is the International organisation that assess sustainable tourism
operations.  Lane Cove River Tourist Park is the first accommodation provider
in Australia to have gained the prestigious certification.

2007 Australian Business Awards – Environmental Awareness
Winner.  This is a back to back win of this prestigious business award and
offers more recognition of our commitment to the environment.

2007 HMAA Industry Awards for Excellence – Conservation and Eco Tourism
Winner of the conservation and Eco Tourism category.  the Hotels, Motels and
Accommodation Association is the leading body in Australia when it comes to
hotels, resorts, caravan parks, and motels.

2007 United Nations Association of Australia – World Environment Day Award
WINNER – Environmental Best Practice Program. Click here to read about the
United Nations Association and the fantastic work they are doing.

2007 Green Globe Earth Check Benchmark Status
The Park was awarded International Green Globe benchmark status for
environmental best practice.  The park exceed or met international standards
against 8 key sustainability indicators.  Click to learn more about Green Globe.

2006 Eco Certification Awarded
Awarded Advanced Eco Certification – the only tourist park in Australia to
awarded this certification!

2006 Winner Australian Business Awards
Australian Business Awards (Environmental Awareness)

2006 Gold Gumnut Winner
Gold Gumnut Award from the Caravan & Camping Industry Association in
recognition of a commitment to improve environmental sustainability and
social responsibility

2006 Winner Australian Achiever Awards for Customer Service
Australian Achiever Awards for Excellence in Customer Service, NSW Travel,
Tourism and Accommodation Services.

2005 Silver Winner
Gumnut Award from the Caravan & Camping Industry Association in recognition of
a commitment to improve environmental sustainability and social responsibility

2003 Bronze Winner
Gumnut Award from the Caravan & Camping Industry Association in recognition of
a commitment to improve environmental sustainability and social responsibility

2002 Highly Commended
Australian Achiever Award for Excellence in Customer Service Sydneys Travel,
Tourism and Accommodation Services.

2001 Finalist
Northern Districts Small Business Award for Outstanding Small Business

2000 Finalist
Caravan & Camping Industry Association Awards in the Coastal Tourist Park

2000 Finalist
Northern Districts Small Business Award for Outstanding Small Business

2000 Highly Commended
Australian Achiever Award for Excellence in Customer Service Sydneys Travel,
Tourism and Accommodation Services.