Australia & New Zealand

Ovolo hotels breaks new ground in South Melbourne hospitality

Located at 183-199 Moray Street, a 100-room, six-story designer hotel will bring Ovolo’s signature “effortless living” ethos to one of Melbourne’s most iconic inner city suburbs. Australian developer, Perri Projects, has appointed international award-winning designer hotel owner/operator, Ovolo, as hotel manager for its AUD$50 million (approx. US$35.9 million) South Melbourne project, expected to open in 2020. This will be the […]

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Australia & New Zealand

QT Melbourne awarded Hotel of the Year

QT Melbourne awarded Hotel of the Year Designer hotel brand QT Hotels & Resorts flagship property, QT Melbourne has been recognised for its commitment to delivering the highest level of service at the inaugural Australian Travel Awards Saturday night, awarded Hotel of the Year. Located in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD with a striking façade designed by architect Angelo Candalepas, […]

Australia & New Zealand

Novotel Melbourne Central and ibis Melbourne Central welcome guests

Novotel Melbourne Central and ibis Melbourne Central welcome guests Melbourne’s newest central dual-branded hotel accommodation, Novotel Melbourne Central and ibis Melbourne Central, will accept guests from 12 November as part of a soft opening, ahead of an official ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday 10 December. Located in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD, the integrated new-build Novotel and ibis hotels add 483 […]

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Australia & New Zealand

Crowne Plaza Melbourne unveils 25 million dollar refurbishment

After a carefully orchestrated 12-month refurbishment program, Crowne Plaza Melbourne has unveiled a stunning, $25 million transformation of its guestrooms, making it one of the city’s most enviable hotels for business and leisure travellers. As part of the refurbishment, all 402 guestrooms have been completely transformed, with contemporary bathrooms, standalone showers with state-of-the-art showerheads, premium bedding, designer furnishings and striking […]

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Australia & New Zealand

Grand Hyatt Melbourne awarded Outstanding Achievement in Training

Grand Hyatt Melbourne is thrilled to have been awarded Outstanding Achievement in Training at the 2018 Australian Hotels Association National Awards for Excellence announced last night, Monday 17th September, at the highly celebrated industry awards on the Gold Coast. The AHA Awards for Excellence showcases the achievements of world class hotels in metropolitan and regional Australia and recognises the variety […]

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Australia & New Zealand

Newly expanded Melbourne Convention Centre opens in Australia

The 20,000 square metre expansion of the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre has officially opened making it Australia’s largest convention and exhibition space. The AU$205 million addition increases MCEC to a total size of 70,000 square metres. New facilities include The Goldfields Theatre – a 9,000 square metre multi-purpose event space with a retractable 1,000 seat theatre and new exhibition […]

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Australia & New Zealand

Vietnam Airlines upgrades to new Airbus A350 on Melbourne routes

Vietnam Airlines upgrades to new Airbus A350 on Melbourne routes Vietnam Airlines has today announced an aircraft upgrade to their daily Melbourne to Ho Chi Minh City flight. From 29 July to the end of October 2018 all Boeing 787 aircrafts travelling on the route in and outbound to Melbourne will be replaced by the new Airbus A350. This is […]

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Australia & New Zealand

Airlines launches major east coast advertising campaign

Solomon Airlines launches major east coast advertising campaign Designed to create greater awareness of the Solomon Islands, Solomon Airlines has embarked on an east coast Australia print, radio and digital advertising campaign promoting the destination’s spectacular diving, surfing, and fishing. Targeting consumers in Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne and Sydney, as part of the campaign Solomon Airlines has combined resources with the […]