Excellence in Hospitality Award

Presented by All Seasons Resort Hotel.
A key industry in Greater Bendigo’s pursuit of being a City of Gastronomy. This award is designed to recognise outstanding pubs, cafes or restaurants offering an all round enjoyable dining experience for patrons and maintain a solid all-round business. Applicants for this category should show particular focus on offering a unique customer experience, a well crafted and signature product, provide employee training and display a strong understanding of customer service.

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Download the questions here.

Get Prepared
Before you start the application process, please note:
  • The Applicant’s business must have been operating for a minimum of three years to enter this category.
  • We recommend that you download the Category PDF and review the application in its entirety prior to starting.
  • You must answer all the questions. Only completed applications will be considered.
  • Each answer should be around 250 words.
  • You can SAVE your application as you go and come back to it later.


Other helpful tips and pointers:

  • Past applicants have found the application process and self-reflection it requires to be rewarding and inspiring, and have recommended having your whole team involved in the process.
  • Our Judges are looking for concise answers that are relevant, accurate, and honest. They are wanting to get an understanding of the business principles, philosophies, and practices. They also want a sense of how the business became successful, and your plans and vision for the future.
  • Make sure you allocate a reasonable amount of time to focus on your application.
  • Make sure you read the question and give specific answers to each one.
  • Be honest in your answers.
  • Proofread your application before submitting it.