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Awards

The Resort has a history of outstanding achievements in areas such as: environmental sustainability, customer service and resort development.

Ecotourism AustraliaEco Toursim Australia

In recognition of ecologically sustainable tourism with a primary focus on experiencing natural areas that fosters environmental and cultural understanding, appreciation and conservation.

Since 2001 Advanced Ecotourism Certification

Keep Australia Beautiful Council & Environment Protection Agency Clean Beach Challenge

EPA Clean Beach Challenge

These awards recognise the dedication to the care of Green Island by the staff of Green Island Resort and Great Adventures, Queensland Parks & Wildlife Service and the Cairns City Council.

These awards acknowledge care for the beaches and coastal environments, environmentally
focused infrastructure and responsible day to day maintenance.

2009 Winner “Resource Recovery” Award – Queensland
2009 Winner “Environmental Protection”, “Resource Recovery” and “Litter Prevention” Awards – Far North Queensland
2008 Winner “Cleanest Beach” and “Resource Recovery” Awards – Far North Queensland
2007 Winner Tourism Queensland’s Friendliest Beach – Queensland
2007 Winner Environmental Protection Award – Far North Queensland
2006 Winner Cleanest Beach – Far North Queensland
2005 Winner Protection of the Environment Award – Far North Queensland
2004 Winner Resource Conservation & Waste Management Award- Far North Queensland Region
2004 Winner Resource Conservation & Waste Management Award- Queensland State Award
2004 Winner Litter Prevention Award – Far North Queensland Region
2003 Winner Friendliest Beach Award – Far North Queensland
2002 Winner Resource Conservation & Waste Management Award- Far North Queensland Region
2001 Winner Resource Conservation & Waste Management Award- Queensland State Award
2001 Winner Overall Cleanest Beach – Far North Queensland
2000 Winner Overall Cleanest Beach – Far North Queensland
2000 Winner Resource Conservation & Waste Management Award- Far North Queensland

TTNQ AWARDS

Tourism Tropical North Queensland (TTNQ) Tourism Awards

2004 Finalist Ecotourism
2003 Finalist Luxury Accommodation
2000 Winner Best Luxury Accommodation
1999 Winner Industry Training Private Sector
1999 Finalist Deluxe Accommodation

QHA awards

Queensland Hotels Association (QHA) Award For Excellence.

Highlighting the professionalism and the high quality of service offered on a daily basis.

2013 Finalist Best Boutique Hotel Accommodation
2010 Finalist Best Environmental Practice
2009 Winner Best Employee Award
2008 Winner Best Environmental Practice
2002 Winner Hall of Fame
2001 Winner Best Restaurant in Accommodation Hotel/Resort
2000 Winner Best Hotel/Resort Accommodation 5 star & above
1999 Winner Best Hotel/Resort Accommodation Award 100 Rooms or less
1994 Winner Best Redeveloped Hotel/Resort

QTA AWards

Queensland Tourism Awards

2000 Winner Deluxe Accommodation
1995 Winner Qld Tourism Development Project

AHA

Australian Hotels Association (AHA) National Awards For Execllence

Winner 2010 Best Employee Award
Finalist 2009 Best Environmental Practice
2007 Finalist Best Environmental Initiative
2000 Winner Superior Accommodation
1999 Finalist Best Hotel/Resort under 100 rooms

British Airways

Bristish Airways Tourism For Tomorrow Awards

1999 Highly Commended Long Haul Special Category