Sunday, April 22, 2018

Tag Archives: Hotels

Americans to come Down Under following Super Bowl

The United States is Australia’s second largest market for spend and third largest for arrivals, with close to 780,000 American visitors spending $3.7 billion per year in Australia. Hotels could soon see even more American guests, with the launch of a new campaign at the Super Bowl.

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What events can do for you

Events such as the Australian Open and Melbourne Cup draw thousands of visitors to the country each year -  but are hotels capitalising on the attention given to major Australian cities? New stats on the back of the 2017 Melbourne Cup suggest that interest in Australian events is bigger than ever. 

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Sunshine coast to see a surge

Visit Sunshine Coast (VSC) is working in conjunction with local tourism organisations and chambers of commerce to launch the second phase of the ‘Come to life’ marketing campaign, targeting the surrounding drive market in south east Queensland and beyond.

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Should we remove plastic straws from accommodation?

Australians love their beaches, and so do the rest of the world - but we're slowly destroying one of the country's richest sources of life and beauty. Major hotel brands are tackling the problem one step at a time - starting with the simple plastic straw.

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Taking another look at Airbnb’s advertising

I have to hand it to the folks running Airbnb. Their brilliance in communicating their message makes all of us in the hotel business look a bit amateurish. And incredibly for that matter, Airbnb's latest TV missive has nothing to do with travel or even accommodations.

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