The Victorian Association for Newsagents.


Dear Members,

VANA is pleased to announce the following finalists for the VANA Industry Business Woman of the Year 2020-2021.

We have so many overachieving women in our industry that balance family, children and an enormous workload in day-to-day business. The finalists for 2020/21 “VANA INDUSTRY BUSINESS WOMAN OF THE YEAR” are of the highest calibre and will be honoured with an award for outstanding and inspiring leadership, resilience, passion for the industry, and overachievement in their roles. COVID-19 has thrown up many challenges and we sincerely thank these women for being outstanding leaders over the last 18 months during a once in a 100-year pandemic.

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