PPHG appoints senior operations execs
Pan Pacific Hotels Group has made two senior appointments, boosting its operations team in Singapore.
The Larwill debuts in Melbourne
Art Series Hotel Group’s 90-room The Larwill has opened in Melbourne, paying tribute to late artist David Larwill.
Cypress Lakes to get $5 million makeover
Oaks CEO Brett Pointon said that the refurbishment follows on from the upgrade to the golf course.
Quest opens in Woolloongabba
Quest Serviced Apartments has opened its doors at 130 Logan Road, Woolloongabba, Brisbane.
NSW the top spot for youth visitors
NSW received more than one million international youth visitors in the year ending June 2014, a major milestone.
Oaks debuts in Mackay
Oaks Hotels and Resorts has opened its 48th property, the 4.5-star Oaks Rivermarque, in Mackay, Queensland.
QT Hotels partners with Tropfest
Australia’s most prestigious short film festival and Australia’s premier cinema and hotel group are partnering up.
YHA celebrates 75 years in Australia
YHA has marked 75 years since the youth hostel movement was established in Australia.
Choice Australasia celebrates record year
Choice Hotels Australasia has celebrated a record year at its 2014 conference in Auckland, New Zealand, this week.
Exclusive: Parklands to open Sep 15
HM can reveal Escarpment Group’s new Parklands property in the Blue Mountains is set to open on September 15.
Sydney Olympic Park seeks new hotel
On the back of increased visitor numbers, Sydney Olympic Park says there is demand for a new hotel on the site.
Kiwis boost Sunshine Coast tourism
The Sunshine Coast has continued its strong tourism recovery with solid growth, particularly from New Zealand.
Australasian cricket visa welcomed
Cricket fans attending the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 will only need a single visa for both Australia and NZ.
2014 HM Awards winners announced
The 2014 HM Awards winners have been announced In front of almost 600 hoteliers and industry leaders.
Exclusive: Hotel CEOs praise AHA-AAoA deal
Australia’s leading hotel chain CEOs are calling the AHA-AAoA partnership a “game changer” for the industry.
Exclusive: Starwood’s Taylor talks W Brisbane
HM speaks exclusively to Starwood’s Andrew Taylor about W Brisbane, the planned W Melbourne and more.
Ramada’s three hotel NZ deal
Wyndham has signed a franchise deal with Auckland’s Safari Group for three new Ramada properties in New Zealand.
Industry welcomes W Hotels return
Australia’s leading industry associations have warmly welcomed the return of W Hotels.