The 2016 SPASA Victoria Awards of Excellence were held on Saturday night, June 26 at The Plaza Ballroom in Melbourne.
With 430 industry stakeholders in attendance, the awards gala is the most anticipated event on the Victorian calendar. A total of 36 award categories made up the Awards of Excellence program, including major awards Product of the Year and Remco Pool of the Year.
Hosted by Olympian and SPASA ambassador Nicole Livingstone, guests were treated to an extravaganza of acrobatics, song and comedy by popular entertainment group Papillon, and the presentation of 59 gold and highly commended awards.
The major awards and some highlights include:
Pool of the Year 2016: Aquarius Pools
Product of the Year: Spa Electrics for their Retro GK Tri-Colour LED Light
Sustainability Award: Pentair
Best in Situ Portable Spa: Just Spas (Spa Industries)
Best Retail Outlet (Shop): Poolside Albury/Wodonga
SPASA Water Neutral Pool Award: Rainwise Coburg
Winners will be eligible for the national awards to be presented at SPLASH! on the Gold Coast on August 18.