Crown Barangaroo |  Thursday 16th November 2023

Our 2023 Awards of Excellence will celebrate the individual and collective achievements of the Caravan, Camping, Manufactured Housing & Land Lease Living industry in NSW.

These coveted awards recognise businesses and employees that demonstrate best practice in customer service, product offerings, innovation, community engagement and business success.

Winners were announced during our Black Tie Member Celebration, held on Thursday 16th November 2023 at Crown Barangaroo. 

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2023 Awards of Excellence Winners

NSW Holiday Park Innovation Award



NSW Trade Dealer/Manufacturer/Wholesaler of the Year

NSW Industry Provider of the Year

NSW RV Repairer of the Year

Land Lease Communities


Outstanding Contribution by a Young Achiever – Land Lease Communities


Max Elsley Award for Commitment to a Stronger NSW Industry

Ben Binns

Business Finalists

Avida Motorhomes & Caravans
Beachfront – Hometown Australia
BIG4 River Myall Holiday Resort
Bold Trailer And Caravan Repair Centre
Clifton Old Bar
Cub Campers
Frontline Camper Conversions
Hometown Australia
Ingenia Holidays Bonny Hills
Ingenia Holidays One Mile Beach
Ingenia Holidays Soldiers Point
Ingenia Lifestyle Plantations
Integrated Site Design

Jayco Newcastle
Jayco Sydney
Jervis Bay Holiday Park
Latitude One
Reflections Holiday Park – Jimmy’s Beach
RMS Cloud
Smarttek Pty Ltd
Suncamper Motorhomes
Surf Beach Holiday Park
Tasman Holiday Parks – Nambucca Heads
Tasman Holiday Parks – Racecourse Beach
Tasman Holiday Parks – Tathra Beach
Tiona Holiday Park

Employee Finalists

Bec Lishman – Jayco Newcastle
Brooklyn Cambridge – Aspen Group Ltd – Four Lanterns Estate
Caitlyn Hargreaves – Ingenia Holidays Bonny Hills
Connor Jones – Suncamper Motorhomes
Dionne Charters – Ingenia Communities
Ethan Dougherty – Jayco Sydney
Jessica Walker – BIG4 River Myall Holiday Resort
Lana Smith – Dunbogan Caravan Park
Lauren Toussaint – Hometown Australia
Leisel Dawson – Hometown Australia
Max Camden – Ingenia Communities
Michelle Hanson – Hampshire Property Group
Naomi Nikora – Jayco Sydney
Nicole Polkinghorne – Tasman Holiday Parks
Rob Richings – Ingenia Holiday Parks Hunter Valley
Sia Jafari – Cub Campers Pty Ltd
Vanessa Amorim – Hometown Australia

Award Categories

Holiday Parks

Holiday Park of the Year Award
(Less than 100 sites)

Holiday Park of the Year Award (More than 100 sites)

Holiday Park Innovation Award

Land Lease Living

Land Lease Living Community of the Year Award

Land Lease Living Community Engagement Award


NSW Dealer/Retailer/Wholesaler of the Year Award

NSW Industry Provider of the Year Award

NSW Manufacturer of the Year Award

NSW RV Repairer of the Year Award

Individual Employees

Employee of the Year – Holiday Park

Employee of the Year – Trade

Employee of the Year – Community

Outstanding Contribution by a Young Achiever – Holiday Park

Outstanding Contribution by a Young Achiever – Trade

Outstanding Contribution by a Young Achiever – Community

Presentation Evening Details

Come along to the 2023 Awards of Excellence evening and celebrate the achievements and successes of industry members. The night is filled with live entertainment, delicious food, refreshing beverages, networking opportunities and the presentation of awards for the category winners.

Date: Thursday 16th November 2023
Time: 6:00pm – 10:30pm

Pearl Ballroom
Crown Sydney, Barangaroo


Awards Night:  $250.00 per person

Ticketing Enquiries – Wayne Lange at

Accommodation Rates at Sofitel Darling Harbour

  • Superior Room
    $329 Room Only
    $369 Room & Breakfast for two
  • Superior Room – Darling Harbour View
    $409 Room Only
    $449 Room & Breakfast for two

Your bookings should be arranged directly with Sofitel – contact group reservations (

Please quote Block ID: CAR061119 OR Block Name: Caravan & Camping Awards