Accommodation Association News
Australia’s largest hotel group, Accor, says that projects like the James Packer casino-hotel development at Barangaroo were vital if Sydney is to compete in the highly competitive Asia Pacific tourism market.
Sofitel has announced the appointment of Andrew Hartley to the position of Director of Sales and Marketing for Sofitel Melbourne On Collins and Regional Director of Sales and Marketing for Australia, New Zealand and Fiji.
Australian Shadow Minister for Tourism Bob Baldwin has congratulated Tourism Australia for its implied world number one performance ranking in FutureBrand’s “National Brand Survey”.
Melbourne Civic City Property in partnership with Toga Pty Ltd and Metier3 Architects has been chosen to develop and operate the new Marysville Hotel and Conference Centre.
Domestic and international visitors can expect higher standards in regional hotels, motels and other forms of tourism accommodation as a result of the Tourism Industry Regional Development Fund.