Australian Hotels Association
Sydney’s green Botanic Gardens hotel
Sydney could get a new hotel next to the Royal Botanic Gardens as part of a 25-year master plan.
Far Nth Queensland reopens for business
Far North Queensland has reopened for business after last weekend’s category four Cyclone Ita.
A fit mind equals a fit business
Exclusive: GM Steve Finlayson talks about how Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens Melbourne is in good shape.
Choice’s Ascend adds two more
Choice Hotels Australasia has added two more properties to its Ascend Hotel Collection.
Key staff movements at Accor
Accor has made some key appointments across a number of Australian properties.
Richard Branson buys winery hotel
Sir Richard Branson is buying the Mont Rochelle Hotel and Mountain Vineyard in South Africa.
Exclusive: Minor Group’s major expansion
Minor Hotel Group is set for an aggressive expansion in Australia, CEO Dilip Rajakarier has exclusively told HM.
Brisbane’s global hotel investment push
Hotel investment is the order of the day in Brisbane, with Lord Mayor Graham Quirk launching a new global push.
Crown Towers Perth construction begins
Construction has commenced on Perth’s largest hotel development, Crown Towers Perth.
Cyclone Ita forces Lizard Island closure
Lizard Island’s staff and guests have been moved off the island as powerful Cyclone Ita approaches Queensland.
Qantas re-launches Perth-Auckland
Qantas customers will be able to fly direct from Perth to Auckland again later this year.
Huge turnout at IPW 2014
The U S Travel Association’s annual IPW drew the highest number of buyers since 2001 this week.
Williams named new Voyages CEO
Andrew Williams has been appointed as CEO of Voyages Indigenous Tourism Australia.
IPW: 1.2 million Aussies to America
The Australian market to the USA is booming, with a record 1.2 million Aussies visiting in 2013.
Starwood bans shark fin worldwide
Starwood is banning shark fit in all of its hotels worldwide from July 2014.
Strong line-up for NZHIC 2014
The keynote speakers and panellists for NZHIC in Auckland on June 5 has been released.
IPW: travel jobs at record highs
Travel employment hitting an all-time high has been the buzz at IPW in Chicago.
Best Western adds in Caboolture
The Caboolture Gateway Motel outside Brisbane has joined Best Western Australasia.