STR Hotel Stats (Jul 2019): Occupancy recovering
A number of major sporting events on both sides of the Australia / New Zealand region have helped spur a turnaround
Crystalbrook Collection buys boutique in Byron Bay
The addition of the 92-suite Byron at Byron takes Crystalbrook Collection’s NSW portfolio to three properties eit
Expedia and Virgin Australia sign hotel booking deal
Virgin Australia has launched a global agreement with Expedia Partner Solutions so travellers can book over 600,000
TAA and TAFE put chronic skills and labour shortages high on the agenda
A brainstorming session to address the chronic skills and labour shortages as the focus of a special meeting at TAA
Shadow Play by Peppers officially opens in Melbourne
Melbourne’s newest hotel, Shadow Play by Peppers, has been officially opened by the Lord Mayor of Melbourne, Sall
STR hotel stats (Oct 2018): ACT leads the way
Monthly hotel analytics data from STR are in, with mixed results for Australia.
AAoA launches its NSW State Advisory Board
AAoA has unveiled its State Advisory Panel for NSW, which will collectively advocate for the hotel industry.
The Savoy Melbourne roars back to life for TFE
The iconic Melbourne hotel has reopened following a major upgrade.
SO/ Auckland invites guests to indulge their curiosity
Auckland’s new SO/ hotel, in all its futuristic glory, has opened to guests.
IHG marks milestone opening with new underground hotel
IHG has opened its 200th hotel globally, built in a most unexpected place.
DoubleTree by Hilton to open in Napier, NZ
DoubleTree by Hilton will open a fifth property in New Zealand.
Shangri-La smartens up with Tencent tech partnership
Shangri-La Group has signed a deal to develop new Smart Hotel functions.
SO/ Auckland to become NZ’s newest luxury design hotel
Luxury boutique hotel brand SO/ is on its way to New Zealand, opening in Auckland soon