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…

WITH PUBS AND BARS CLOSED, BEER AND WINE SUPPLIERS TRY TO STAY AFLOAT

Article: "You know the song Killing Me Softly? That's the soundtrack to my life right now," says Pat McInerney. The co-founder of Willie the Boatman has had a quiet day of sales at his small brewery…

G2E ASIA 2020 POSTPONED TO DECEMBER

G2E Asia has been postponed for a second time, with this year’s exhibition now set to be held at The Venetian Macao from 1 to 3 December 2020, organizer Reed Exhibitions announced Friday. Originally…

POORLY-TIMED RESTRUCTURE STOPS 8000 ALH PUB STAFF FROM GETTING JOBKEEPER PAYMENTS

In late March, the Woolworths-owned Australian Leisure and Hospitality Group stood down 8000 workers following the government's decision to shut pubs and clubs to halt the spread of the coronavirus. But…

PUB NEWS: KEEP CALM AND BUY A PUB

One area of investment that is still growing are hotel business sales across Australia. The potential in coming months to see further hotels become available for sale might see continued increases in price. 1.…

OLD PHOTOS OF HOTELS CAPTURES HISTORIC PUB LIFE

For generations of Sydney pub-goers, a Tooth and Co establishment was the place to go for a good time. At one point, the family company, founded in 1835, owned, ran, or brewed for hundreds of hotels…