Accommodation Association News
Accor has completed the purchase of the Mirvac Group’s hotel interests in Australia and New Zealand and will add a total of 43 hotels across Australia and New Zealand.
The myki Visitor Pack will be sold at up to 300 locations including hotel concierge desks, tourist information centres, airports and tour providers.
Last year, Australians accounted for $5.4 billion of the $7 billion spent by tourists on caravanning and camping, and made up 91 per cent of all camping nights.
As part of the Building Australia's Future Workforce Package in the 2011-12 Budget, the Government announced $1.0 million in 2012-13 to fund up to ten disability employment broker projects under the Disability Employment Broker program.
Australia’s small and medium tourism businesses are set to benefit from reduced energy costs with over $1 million in funding to help them make smarter energy choices and improve their energy efficiency.