Thank You for Joining Us at the
2017 AAA National Industry Awards


The AAA Airport Industry Awards celebrated and honored contributions and achievements made by AAA Members this last financial year. The awards seek to acknowledge the organisations and individuals who have achieved excellence within Australia’s airport industry. The 2017 awards were presented at the AAA Gala Dinner on Wednesday 15 November as part of the AAA’s National Conference in Adelaide.



WINNERS: Airport of the Year 

Small Regional Aerodrome

Bendigo Regional Airport

Small Regional Airport

Tennant Creek Airport

Large Regional Airport

Coffs Harbour Regional Airport

Major Airport

Launceston Airport

Capital City

Sydney Airport

Corporate Project

Aviation Projects (Archerfield Airport – Airspace Optimisation Project)


WINNERS: Innovation and Excellence Awards 

Customer Experience

Brisbane Airport Corporation (Customer Experience Program)


Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport (Cargo Business)

Environmental Management – Major Airport

Melbourne Airport (Melbourne Airport Ecology + Heritage Web GIS Application)

Environmental Management – Regional Airport

Mount Isa Airport Pty Ltd (Mt Isa Solar Array and Ground Transport Enhancement Project)

Infrastructure Development

Brisbane Airport Corporation (Brisbane Airport Main Runway Overlay and Aeronautical Ground Lighting Upgrade)

Operations – Major Airport

Sydney Airport (Integrated Operations Centre)

Operations – Regional Airport

Dubbo City (Aerodrome Reporting Officer’s Network Forum)
Orange (Aerodrome Reporting Officer’s Network Forum)
Parkes (Aerodrome Reporting Officer’s Network Forum)
Scone Airports (Aerodrome Reporting Officer’s Network Forum)

Operations – Highly Commended

Christmas Island International Airport (National Parks Endangered Lizard Feeding Program)

Non-Aeronautical Development

Darwin International Airport: (Wirraway Business Centre)

Technology – Major Airport

Brisbane Airport Corporation: (TrackerAIRSIDE)

Technology – Regional Airport

Dubbo City Regional Airport (Development of a Performance-based Airport Asphalt Specification)
Whitsunday Coast Airport (Development of a Performance-based Airport Asphalt Specification)

For any queries regarding the awards or the nomination process please contact:

Erin Livingston
AAA Events Manager
T: +61 2 6274 3101