The Victorian Association for Newsagents.


Dear Members,

VANA is pleased to announce the following finalists for the VANA Rookie of the Year 2020-2021.

Glenhuntly News and Lotto – Zhao Zhang
Thrift Park Lotteries – Carlos Liang
Moreland Lucky News & Lotto – Michael Tran
Beaumaris News & Lotto – Elisa Luo
Racecourse Lucky Lotto – Tuan Nguyen
Windsor Lotto – Peter Singleton

As per its name, this award will go to an exemplary newcomer who has joined VANA in the last 18 months and in this time has upheld VANA ‘s standards and has contributed to our industry. 

VANA will consult with major corporations in the industry, such as Newscorp, NINE, Ladbrokes, and Tattslotto, to find our Rookie of the Year!

Good luck to all finalists! 

Register now for the memorable night via the link below.
Kind regards,

Brendan Tohill | Chief Executive Officer
VANA – Victorian Authorised Newsagents Association

Complimentary Parking

Clients and guests of the Plaza Ballroom can avail of preferred parking rates at the nearby Wilson Parking, Flindersgate, 172 Flinders Street, Melbourne.
  1. Booking
    • Parking must be booked online in advance via
    • Enter codeword: MARRINER (case sensitive) in the Discount Voucher field
    • You have a 1 hour grace period either side of your entry/exit times. To alleviate issues, please book to leave as late as possible as you can always leave earlier without any issues.
    • You will receive confirmation of your booking via email and you can also select to receive by SMS to your phone if preferred.
  2. Entering
Use the credit card you booked with as the identifier at the boom gate on entry to the car park.
  1. Exiting
No need to queue at the pay station, simply insert the relevant credit card at the boom gate on exit and the boom gate will open.
Full terms and conditions can be viewed online at