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AHA Victoria Awards for Excellence Gala Dinner 2017

Author: Lancer Beverage / Published Date: 22 November 2017

Well done to all of the winners of the 2017 AHA Victoria Awards Night.

The AHA Vic State Awards for Excellence is the Victorian hospitality industry's marquee social and industry recognition event of the year.

This year, approximately 1250 people from a rnage of areas attended the annual event. The AHA Victoria Awards night offers key industry suppliers,decision makers, AHA corporate partners, industry leaders as well as senior government ministers a chance to support the wide range of hoteliers representing both regional and metropolitan areas.

The dinner was held on Tuesday the 21st of November at The Palladium at Crown, and was hosted by Angus McPherson and Ian Cover.

With lots of live music and entertainment, it was a wonderful way to celebrate he incredible work of the hospitality industry staff. For the third year, lancer Beverage Systems proudly sponsored the award for Best Presented Beer, which was deservingly awarded to the Belgium Beer Cafe Melbourne.


And The Winners Are...

  • Peoples Choice Award

Flying Horse Bar & Brewery

  • Burger of the Year 

505 Cellar

  • Best Casual Dining - Regional  

Kelly's Motor Club Hotel

  • Best Casual Dining - Metropolitan

The Clifton Hill Brewpub

  • Best Outdoor Experience 

Lower Plenty Hotel

  • Best Rooftop Experience 

Transit Rooftop Bar

  • Best PubTAB - Regional

Grovedale Hotel

  • Best PubTAB - Metropolitan 


  • Best Hotel - Pub Style Accommodation

Glenferrie Hotel

  • Best Marketed Hotel

Platform 28

  • Best Innovative Retail Space

Great Ocean Road Brewhouse

  • Best Live Entertainment Venue 

The Corner Hotel

  • Best Gaming Venue - with 50 machines or less - Regional

Kings Creek Hotel

  • Best Gaming Venue - with 50 machines or less - Metropolitan

Racecourse Hotel

  • Best Gaming Venue - with 51 machines or more - Regional

Zagame's Ballarat

  • Best Gaming Venue - with 51 machines or more - Metropolitan 

Castello Daisey's Hotel

  • Best Sports Bar - Regional

Grovedale Hotel

  • Best Sports Bar - Metropolitan 

Rosstown Hotel

  • Best Specialty Bar 

The Quiet Man Irish Pub

  • Best Presented Beer 

Belgian Beer Café Melbourne

  • Best Keno Venue - Regional 

The Middle Hotel

  • Best Keno Venue - Metropolitan

Kealba Hotel

  • Heart Of The Community

Delatite Hotel

  • Outstanding Achievement in Training 

Garden State Hotel

  • Emerging Leader of the Year (CV required)

The Westernport Hotel

  • Nikakis Award 

Tim Powell

  • Best Environmental Initiative 

Rye Hotel

  • Excellence in Service 

Cardinia Park Hotel

  • Chef of the Year (CV required)

Garden State Hotel 

  • Best Family Dining 

Croydon Hotel

  • Best Hotel Accommodation 

Taylors Lakes Family Hotel

  • Best Pub Restaurant - Regional 

Sawyers Arms Tavern

  • Best Pub Restaurant - Metropolitan 

The Railway Hotel - Windsor

  • Best Pub Bar - Regional

Somerville Hotel

  • Best Pub Bar - Metropolitan

Garden State Hotel/ Sand Hill Road

  • Best Redeveloped Hotel - Food & Beverage

Ranges Hotel & Sawyers Arms Tavern

  • Best Redeveloped Hotel - Gaming

Lower Plenty Hotel

  • Best Hotel Group Operator 

Pegasus Leisure Group

  • Overall Hotel of the Year - Regional

Kelly's Motor Club Hotel

  • Overall Hotel of the Year - Metropolitan

Garden State Hotel

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