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About the Airport


Winner - 2000 Victorian Tourism Awards

  • 2007 Airports Council International Airport Service Quality Survey

    Melbourne was named in the Top 5 for airports that handle between 15 and 25 million passengers, in the Airports Council International (ACI) Airport Service Quality Survey.

    The survey interviewed nearly 200,000 passengers across the world and is the largest review of passengers’ opinions of its kind. It is considered a key benchmark for airports worldwide.
  • 2006 Australian Construction Achievement Award

    Presented as a showcase of the achievements of the companies and people who are building the nation’s infrastructure, this award was presented in recognition of Melbourne Airport's remarkable runway widening works undertaken in April 2005.

    The Melbourne Airport project was selected from five finalists: Sydney’s Cross City Tunnel (NSW), the Morwell River Diversion (VIC), the Geraldton Southern Transport Corridor (WA) and the Lucas Heights Replacement Research Reactor (NSW). It is the first time this award has been won by a Victorian project.
  • 2005 Winner, Industry Innovation and Best Practice category, TTF Australia

    In recognition of Melbourne Airport's innovative approach to delivering Commonwealth Games and A380 infrastructure upgrades ahead of time and on budget - whilst maintaining full service and safety standards.
  • 2003 IATA Eagle Award

    In special recognition of the efforts made in support of the airline industry
  • 2002/03 Singapore Airlines Service Partner Award

  • 2000, 1999, 98, 97 & 96 Top 10 World Airports

    Business Traveller Magazine Passenger Survey
  • 2000 & 1998 Australian Tourism Award

  • 2000, 1999 & 98 Victorian Tourism Awards

  • 2000 Victorian Tourism Awards Hall of Fame

  • 2000, 1999, 98 & 97 Keep Australia Beautiful

  • 1999 Airport of the Year

    Australian Airport Association
  • 1999 Melbourne Award

    Committee for Melbourne
  • 1998 & 1997 World Top 5 Airports

    IATA ranking
  • 1998 & 1997 Public Building of the Year

    Property Council