Awards, Reviews & Guest Comments

The Original Gold Rush Colony is a multi award-winning tourism attraction, well known for its 1850s gold rush theme park, group, schools and weddings venue and South Coast Accommodation surrounded by native Australia bush and State Forests. View awards and read reviews and guest testimonials from people who have discovered the difference presented by this unique venue in Mogo on the NSW South Coast Australia.

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Category: Awards
Reviews & Awards Details

South Coast Tourism Awards 2013

Winner 2013 Heritage And Cultural Tourism Award

The 2013 NSW South Coast Regional Tourism Awards was held at The Shellharbour club on Wednesday 28th August. The Original Gold Rush Colony from Mogo are proud to announce we received the Gold award...

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South Coast Regional Tourism
28 Aug 2013
South Coast NSW
South Coast Regional Tourism Awards 2013

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Awards - Certificates of Appreciation

Records Of Thanks

At The Original Gold Rush Colony, we now have a huge folder of all the certificates of appreciation we have received over the years.

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Community At Large
1 Dec 1999 - 20 Dec 2012
Australia Wide
Nature - Wonderful Waratah

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South Coast Heritage & Cultural Tourism - Hall of Fame 2011

Inducted Into Hall Of Fame 2011 After 3 Years a Winner

The Original Gold Rush Colony is proud to have been the winner of the NSW South Coast Tourism Awards in the category of Heritage and Cultural Tourism for 3 years in row 2008, 2009 & 2010. Having...

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NSW South Coast Tourism Awards
17 Nov 2011
New South Wales Australia
Award - South Coast Hall Of Fame 2011

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Batemans Bay Business Awards 2010 - Hospitality

Highly Commended Excellence In Hospitality

The Original Gold Rush Colony was Highly commended for excellence in hospitality as a business with over 20 employees in the 2010 Batemans Bay Business Awards.

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Batemans Bay Chamber of Commerce and Industry Inc
13 Nov 2010
Batemans Bay
Awards - Batemans Bay Business Awards Excellence in Hospitality

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Batemans Bay Business Awards 2010 - Tourism

Highly Commended - Excellence In Tourism

The Original Gold Rush Colony received the award of Highly Commended for Excellence in tourism, as a business with over 20 employees, in the 2010 Batemans Bay Business Awards.

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Batemans bay Chamber of Commerce and Industry
13 Nov 2010
Batemans Bay, South Coast NSW Australia
Awards - Batemans Bay 2010 Excellence In Tourism

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Finalist - NSW Tourism Awards Heritage & Culture

3 Times Finalist In New South Wales State Tourism Awards

The Original Gold Rush Colony, previously known as Old Mogo Town was finalist in the NSW Tourism Awards in the division  of Heritage and Culture, in 2008, 2009 and 2010. Owners Maureen Nathan...

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NSW Tourism Awards - Tourism Industry Council NSW
1 Nov 2008 - 1 Nov 2010
Sydney NSW Australia
Finalist NSW Tourism Awards 2009

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South Coast Regional Tourism Awards For Business Excellence 2008, 2009 & 2010

Winner Heritage And Cultural Tourism 2008, 2009 And 2010

The regional NSW South Coast Tourism awards are held annually. As Old Mogo Town and now as The Original Gold Rush Colony, the facility was 2008, 2009 and 2010 winner of the South Coast Tourism Award...

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South Coast Regional Tourism Organisation Inc
22 Sep 2010
South Coast, NSW Australia
Award - South Coast  Regional Tourism Awards for Business Excellence 2008

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Founding Sponsor Ronald McDonald Family Retreat

Ronald McDonald Family Retreat - Fiona Lodge Batemans Bay

This award was received in October 2009 by Old Mogo Town, now known as The Original Gold Rush Colony - a major sponsor of Fiona Lodge in Batemans Bay on the South Coast of NSW Australia. 

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Ronald McDonald House Charities - Family Retreats Program
1 Oct 2009
Australian National
Award- Founding Sponsor Ronald McDonald House

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South Coast Tourism Awards 2006

Award Of Distinction Aboriginal, Cultural And Heritage Tourism

n 2006 Old Mogo Town received The South Coast Tourism Award of Distinction in the category Aboriginal Culture or Heritage Tourism. The facility crosses over both areas.

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South Coast Regional Tourism Organisation
23 Aug 2006
South Coast
Award -South Coast Tourism 2006

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Batemans Bay Outstanding Business Awards 2005

Winner -  Excellence in Tourism / Accommodation

This award was received by Old Mogo Town, now known as The Original Gold Rush Colony for the establishment of the custom designed cabins and bunkhouses, which harmonise with the Australian Bush...

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Batemans Bay Chamber of Commerce & Rotary Club of Batemans Bay
1 Sep 2005
Batemans Bay, South Coast NSW Australia
Awards - Batemans Bay Business 2005

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New South Wales Finalist Tourism Awards 2003

Finalist - Tourism Business Excellence

After only 4 years in operation known as Old Mogo Town, we were proud to make finalist in the New South Wales Tourism Awards for Tourism Business Excellence.

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NSW Tourism
20 Nov 2003
Sydney
Awards NSW Tourism 2003

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South Coast Tourism Awards 2003

Award Of Distinction Excellence In Tourism

In 2003 Old Mogo Town Gold Rush Theme Park recieved an Awards of Distinction in the South Coast Awards for Excellence in Heritage Tourism.

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The South Coast Regional Tourism Organisation Inc
20 Sep 2003
South Coast
Award -South Coast Tourism 2003

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Batemans Bay Outstanding Business Awards 2003

Highly Commended Excellence In Tourism Accommodation

In 2003 Old Mogo Town received a Highly Commended Award from the Batemans Bay Business Awards for Excellence in Accommodation. This was for the purpose built cabins and bunkhouses to service...

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Batemans Bay Chamber Of Commerce And Rotary International
17 Sep 2003
Batemans Bay
Awards - Batemans Bay Business 2003

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Batemans Bay Outstanding Business Awards 2002

Winner - Excellence & Innovation in Tourism

Awarded to Old Mogo Town now known as the Original Gold Rush Colony, for developing educational tourism in the Batemans Bay region during 2002. It is a prestigious recognition of local business...

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Batemans Bay Chamber of Commerce & Rotary Club of Batemans Bay
1 Sep 2002
Batemans Bay South Coast NSW Australia
Award - Batemans Bay Business 2002

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Batemans Bay Outstanding Business Awards 2001

Highly Commended Excellence In Tourism

After only 2 years under the new ownership, in 2001 Old Mogo Town was Highly Commended in the Batemans Bay Outstanding Business Awards for Excellence in Tourism.

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Batemans Bay Chamber Of Commerce and Rotary Club of Batemans Bay
15 Nov 2001
Batemans Bay
Awards -Batemans Bay Business 2001

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