FORMER LABOR LEADER WARNS GAMBLING CARD COULD DEVASTATE PUBS AND CLUBS

In the first comments from Labor about the Berejiklian government's plans to move to cashless poker machines and a gambling card, Mr Daley said the focus should be on saving jobs. The changes would…

COUNCIL PREPARES TO 'TURN MELBOURNE BACK ON' WITH MAJOR OVERHAUL TO OUTDOOR DINING PRECINCTS

The City of Melbourne has identified six key dining precincts that will be transformed into outdoor eating areas this summer in a bid to help hospitality businesses recover from coronavirus shutdowns. The…

NEW DATA SHOWS DISCRETIONARY SPENDING LIFTING

New data released today by illion shows how the Australian government’s textbook stimulus response offset falling spending in the rest of the economy. During the COVID pandemic Australian consumer…

CASINO GROUP SUES INSURER FOR VIRUS LOSSES

An Australian gambling and entertainment heavyweight has taken its insurer to court for allegedly denying indemnity for losses suffered during the coronavirus pandemic in what could be a test case. Star…

INDUSTRY SPECIALISTS BREW ACCOUNTING OFFER TO HELP WITH COVID-19 STIMULUS PACKAGES

Brew Accounting can assist in deciphering the myriad of stimulus options specific to the hospitality industry and have designed an in depth 50-page COVID-19 Reference Guide to the tax and financial support…

STRATEGY IN A DOWNTURN – 10 LESSONS FROM THE LAST RECESSION

A slowing economy does not mean you have to stop growing. Greg Will, a partner in PricewaterhouseCoopers’s private companies’ practice, has researched the last recession and identified the strategies…

WHAT TO SEE AT THE AHG: NEW INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS FOR HOSPITALITY AND GAMING MODERNISATION AT THE AHG EXPO 2020!

The Australasian Hospitality and Gaming (AHG) Expo returns to the Brisbane Convention Centre on March 18 and 19. The AHG Expo brings industry-leading ideas and technology together in one location and is…

THE TOP ACCOUNTING CHALLENGES SMALL CLUBS AND HOTELS FACE – AND HOW TO FIX THEM

In a recent survey on Small Business Accounting* only 25% of companies with less than 25 employees, and 46% of companies with 25-50 employees have a specialist CFO or executive level accountant within…

SAVE TIME AND INCREASE MARGINS WITH BREW ACCOUNTING’S HOSPITALITY SPECIFIC ACCOUNTING SYSTEM

Brew Accounting Hospitality Professionals Brew Accounting has 30 years of industry specific knowledge on best practice accounting and compliance from the club and hotel industry that has been used to…

EFFICIENCIES, SECURITY AND AUTOMATION: THE NEW FRONTIER OF GAMING

The gaming sector has recently become increasingly interested in innovations that focus on driving efficiencies and automating labour intensive tasks allowing staff to deliver premium customer service.…