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REVITALISATION PLAN FOR MELBOURNE CBD

Free public transport, inner-city activations, and a $50 million funding boost will help the Melbourne CBD shake off its lockdown blues, according to a new proposal put forward by the Property Council…

BECAUSE WE ALL NEED A LAUGH…

UK man breaks into pub to burgle it, gets drunk and passes out behind the bar Lee Roach was a man on a mission to ransack a local business, but he got a little distracted. The 46-year-old serial…

NEW PUB OVERLOOKING HURSTVILLE PLAZA?

The Hurstville CBD could get a new $3.2 million pub with restaurant, three bars and 30 gaming machines under a development application lodged with Georges River Council. The pub is planned for level-one…

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1. Merivale boss Justin Hemmes buys the Whale Inn in Narooma Hotelier Justin Hemmes has added a second venue on the NSW south coast as Merivale’s $120 million spending spree shows no signs of slowing…

ECLECTIC REBIRTH – THE GENERAL GORDON HOTEL RISES FROM THE ASHES

Following a fire that saw Sydenham icon, The General Gordon Hotel, lie dormant for nearly three years, the pub has been reborn in a way that pays tribute to its theatrical past. From its decorated army…

10 ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS FOR ANY GREAT AUSSIE PUB

Ever since the first settlers arrived with a penchant for rum, pubs have been a vital part of Australian culture. Places to nibble Nobby's nuts and swear at the footy; watering holes to swap stories and…

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QUEENSLAND HOSPITALITY BUSINESSES WELCOME EASED RESTRICTIONS

The message throughout the Sunshine State is clear as sporting clubs, nightclubs, casinos and restaurants enjoy a further easing of restrictions on Friday. Queensland hospitality businesses are bracing…

RESTART THE ECONOMY BY RESTARTING HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM

Behind developing a vaccine, Australians believe the restarting of the hospitality and tourism industry will provide the biggest boost to the economy, in new research released from the ANU today. Mr…

BUNDABERG RUM CREATES $11.5 MILLION FUND TO SUPPORT AUSTRALIA’S HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY

Iconic Queensland brand Bundaberg Rum, owned by parent company and leading drinks producer Diageo, this week announced its creation of ‘Raising the Bar’, an $11.5 million fund that will support Australia’s…

HTL PROPERTY ANNOUNCES $22M WORTH OF REGIONAL HOTEL SALES

Hotels, Tourism and Leisure asset specialist, HTL Property, has this week announced the sale of multiple regional freehold hotels with a total deal value in excess of $22 million dollars. Whilst comparatively…

COOPERS BREWERY HAS FORTITUDE ON TAP AGAINST THE CORONAVIRUS

Since the Covid-19 outbreak, the sixth-generation family business has grappled with major changes in how it operates, in tandem with difficulties among commercial partners and fluctuating customer demand…

NEW RELIEF FOR HOSPO GIVES DONORS ONLINE HOW-TO VIDEOS FOR QUARANTINE LIVING

New emergency financial relief ‘by hospo, for hospo’ featuring celebrity chefs Matt Moran and Neil Perry for those affected by COVID-19 is launching in the form of a new donation website and interactive…