Australia’s Luxury Travel Magazine announced the winners of its Gold List 2018 at a gala dinner late last week at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth.

Sponsored by Tod’s by ytd. the magazine’s 14th Annual Readers’ Choice Awards showcase the finest luxury travel brands in Australia and around the world, as chosen by its readers and subscribers – with total votes of more than 20,000.

Luxury Travel Magazine publisher and owner Gary Allen welcomed ytd. Managing Director Yvonne Yeoh, more than 60 leading travel industry executives, and travel, fashion and style influencers to the awards.

“Our Gold List 2018 winners represent the finest luxury travels brands on the planet,” says Allen. “Our highly discerning, savvy and well-travelled readers have selected an extraordinary portfolio of luxury hotels, resorts, villas, health and wellness retreats, major airlines, cruise lines, travel specialists, and much more.”

“We’re also delighted to partner with Tod’s, the iconic Italian fashion and accessories brand and an essential element of any chic and sophisticated global traveller’s style collection.”

Actor David Berry (Outlander and A Place Called Home); entrepreneur and model Brigitte Warne; GQ Travel Insider Tyler Reisz and his fiancé, lifestyle influencer Jody Phan; men’s fashion influencer Warren Pasi, along with leading travel bloggers, Annie Nguyen, Mandy Arisa and Lauren Vickers celebrated with luxury travel executives and owners of 30 Gold List 2018 award-winning brands from Australia, New Zealand and around the world.

Now in its 18th year, Luxury Travel Media is the publisher of Luxury Travel Magazine, its associated website, and an exciting new digital platform Luxury Exclusives, offering exclusive packages to highly discerning and high-income travellers.

All Gold List 2018 winners and finalists are named in Luxury Travel Magazine’s Winter 2018 Issue, on sale now in leading newsagents and by subscription via email at

Source: Luxury Travel Magazine