The Victorian Association for Newsagents.

Nominations are now open for VANA’s Industry Awards!

These awards allow us to recognise outstanding achievers in our industry.

Please follow the links below to nominate yourself or another. This year, we are seeking nominations for the following awards: 

Victorian Newsagent of the Year 2020-2021: Retail  

Victorian Newsagent of the Year 2020-2021: Distribution

My Local Community Newsagent 2020-2021

Employee of the Year 2020-2021: Retail

Employee of the Year 2020-2021: Distribution

Nominations close on the 19th of March.

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