The Australasian Circa 1858 is proud and honoured to have received a number of awards and media articles.

• QantasLink (January 2018) featured Chef Juliet as one of the many Goolwa “characters”… click for more > QantasLinkGOOLWA2018

• Recently we were included in the 2018 Lonely Planet guide.

• In April 2017 we were included in the 10 of Australia’s Best Gourmet Getaways in The Weekly Review:

• We were proud to be featured in a Qantas Travel Insider story:

• The 2017 Gourmet Traveller Hotel Guide featured us in the Restaurants With Rooms section.


Inclusion in the 2017, 2016, 2015 & 2014 Gourmet Traveller Hotel Guides

2017, 2016, 2015 & 2014 Australian Gourmet Traveller Hotel Guides

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Bronze Winner – Hosted Accommodation

Australian Tourism Awards 2013

Winner – Hosted Accommodation

South Australian Tourism Awards 2013

Finalist – Luxury Accommodation

Australian Tourism Awards 2012

Winner – Luxury Accommodation

South Australian Tourism Awards 2012

Rated #23 of Top 100 Travel Secrets of Australia

Australian Traveler Magazine – April/May 2013

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4-Page Feature

Fleurieu Living Magazine – Autumn 2013

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  • A portal into a perfect fantasy world.
    - Guestbook comment - March 2013

  • Everything about The Australasian is so superbly done.
    - TripAdvisor comment - June 2013

  • Attention to detail and the quality service was special. The renovations have been done tastefully. Great to see an historic building restored into a new era.
    - Guest feedback form - September 2013