Winner of Sunshine Coast escape revealed

UPDATE: We are pleased to announce the winner of the Latin Heat 3-night getaway at Pelican Waters resort on the Sunshine Coast is Mr Nick Hillman!

Thank you to everyone who entered. Your support means so much to a non-profit volunteer organisation such as ours and funds raised will directly contribute to the uptake of Rugby League in Latin American communities.


A 4-STAR escape to Queensland’s beautiful Sunshine Coast awaits the winner of a special raffle to support the ongoing commitment of the GYG Latin Heat to international Rugby League development.


The winner will receive:

  • 3 nights’ accommodation for 2 people at Pelican Waters Golf Resort & Spa.PelicanRoom
  • Suite with spa, balcony, outdoor setting and kitchenette.
  • Adjacent to championship golf course designed by Greg Norman.
  • Close to Australia Zoo, Caloundra, Sunshine Coast beaches, Glasshouse Mountains, Maleny.
  • Day spa, heated resort pool and tennis court facilities on-site.
  • Restaurant and bar facilities close to hand.
  • Late checkout (12pm).
  • Free parking.
  • Disabled access upon request.


Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased online via direct bank deposit to:

Latin American Rugby League Incorporated

BSB: 064000

ACC: 1408 5618 or PayPal via

**Be sure to leave your phone number in the Details section when buying a ticket so you can be contacted if you win.PelicanGreen You will not be contacted for any other purpose. **

Latin American Rugby League Incorporated (operating as GYG Latin Heat) is a registered 100% not-for-profit organisation and run by volunteers for the development of Rugby League in 24 nations of South and Central America.


The Hotel: Pelican Waters Golf Resort & Spa

Situated only 30 minutes from Sunshine Coast Airport (90 minutes from Brisbane Airport), and a stone’s throw away from the Sunshine Coast’s beaches, Pelican Waters Golf Resort & Spa is the ideal getaway for couples and families alike. Boasting a 4-star rating, the resort offers striking views of the Glasshouse Mountains in the distance, the town of Caloundra and the golf course, designed by legend Greg Norman. Guests rooms are modern and fitted with convenient amenities for a fuss-free stay. Accommodation includes a balcony where holidaymakers can admire the golf course, with the Spa Suite offering a couple spa bath for ultimate indulgence.

Guests are well entertained at the resort, with plenty of facilities for those keen to relax or exhaust any pent-up PelicanGolf Courseenergy. Those keen to really treat themselves can head to Pelican Waters Day Spa for a relaxing body treatment or massage, or jump into the Jacuzzi to feel any remaining stress wash away. For the energetic, the 18-hole championship golf course awaits for those wanting to perfect their swing. When hunger strikes, head to Cienna Restaurant & Bar for superb alfresco dining with picturesque views to rival the cuisine. As your sunny sojourn comes to an end, rest easy knowing a late 12pm checkout allows for a sleep in.

The Area: Sunshine Coast, QLD

The Sunshine Coast is a picture perfect paradise delighting all who visit and explore it. Boasting dozens of dazzling beaches, the area is a popular favourite for young and old, where lovers of sand and sea delight in gorgeous weather and relaxed, friendly vibes. Relax on the white sand or surf the waves of nearby safe, patrolled Mooloolaba Beach, before retreating to the Esplanade for an alfresco bite to eat.

Head inland to explore famed Eumundi Markets and the nearby Buderim ginger factory, or witness native wildlifePelicanSpa at Australia Zoo or Underwater World. Shopaholics enjoy the many items on offer at Mooloolaba, one of Queensland’s great shopping destinations. Those wanting to rehydrate swirl back a glass at Maroochy Springs Winery or Glastonbury Estate, sipping on a variety of vinos.

Head 40 minutes north and check out Noosa for the day. Travellers wander down Hastings Street, where a flurry of experiences assaults the senses. World-class restaurants, cafes and bars bump sides with boutiques and gift shops offering all manner of stylish wares. More active souls can pack the hiking boots and venture to Noosa National Park, where legs get a workout on the trail while eyes are treated to lush bush landscapes. More natural adventures await with an eco-tour out to famed Fraser Island or a boat trip up to the river and lakes, or simply kick back in sidewalk cafe with a good book.



Terms & ConditionsCienna Restaurant

  • Drawn August 1, 2015, winners to be contacted directly and advertised on social media.
  • Stay must be booked before August 31, 2015 and taken before October 1, 2015.
  • Travel & travel insurance not included.
  • Public holidays, long weekends and special events excluded.
  • Cancellation not permitted after booking. Any changes will be at merchant’s discretion.
  • Prize cannot be combined with other deals for Pelican Waters unless approved by merchant.