Long-standing Grant Thornton client, Scenic World in Katoomba NSW were recently given the Distinguished Family Business Award in recognition of their achievement of best practice in family business governance and succession planning. Owned and operated by the 3rd generation Hammon family, Scenic World is the most-visited privately owned tourist attraction in Australia. Grant Thornton have partnered with the Hammon family as advisers to assist them address the multiple challenges in achieving successful generational transition of ownership and management.
Scenic World at Katoomba has been awarded the coveted Distinguished Family Business of the Year Award at the recent Family Business Association’s national conference in Melbourne. Selected from a short list of finalists from around Australia, Scenic World was celebrated as a company that has successfully blended family and business interests, one that demonstrates best practice planning for succession and a business that represents quality, value and integrity.