Caravan parks around Queensland make significant contributions to their local communities each year.

Tim Eddy, Division President, collecting award from Darren Beck, CPAQ President, on behalf of the Pelican Rest Tourist Park

The Good Corporate Citizen award allows CPAQ members to be recognised by their peers for the support they provide to their local community.

This award will be presented to a park owner/operator that has made a significant contribution to the local community within the last twelve months.  This may be through a significant donation or financial contribution to a community project, hosting a community event in their park or involvement in local activities.

Nominations close 15 March 2020


Award Criteria

Criteria used to determine the winner of this award include:

  • Description of the activity, including the significance and impact of the contribution
  • Outcome of the contribution
  • Photos of the activity
  • Buy-in by employees and/or contractors and/or guest


Your Nomination

Please ensure your nomination includes:

  • A description of the activity
  • Why you chose to support this activity
  • Details of staff involvement in this activity
  • The impact of your support for the community
  • Photos showcasing the initiative
  • If appropriate copies of letters of appreciation from the community or charity
  • A current photo of the business or a copy of the business’ logo

A nomination form is available for this award however nominations do not need to be on this form as long as the criteria are met

All nominations should be sent by email to

Nominations close 15 March 2020


Examples of potential initiatives:

  • In park fundraisers
  • Support of a local community group
  • Participation in working bee style activities
  • Provision of emergency accommodation


The prize

The winner of this Award will receive:

  • The 2020 Good Corporate Citizen Award
  • Profile in an upcoming edition of the Parkies Post
  • News Story on the Environmental Initiative and your business on the Members Portal of the Caravanning Queensland and In News eNewsletter
  • A story about the business on the Caravanning Queensland consumer site
  • A complimentary 1/12th page advert in the 2021 edition of the Queensland Caravan Parks & Touring Accommodation Directory


Conditions of entry

The nomination must be for a current financial park member of Caravan Parks Association of Queensland.

Activities included in the nomination for this award must have occurred within the twelve months leading into the Awards Dinner.

Nominations must be received no later than midnight on 15 March 2020.


Good Corporate Citizen Award

CPAQ reserves the right not to present an Award in any of the award categories.