PUB NEWS: NATIONAL AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE WINNERS

Article by Clyde Mooney, Managing Editor, Pubtic Last week over 460 guests and professionals of the hotel industry gathered to recognise the Australian Hotels Association’s 2016 National Awards for…

LEGAL-HEAVY NEW BOARD FOR ILGA TO RULE LICENCE REGULATIONS

Article courtesy of Clyde Mooney, PubTic. Last week the NSW State Government announced a new chair and board for the Independent Liquor & Gaming Authority (ILGA). ILGA is a statutory decision-maker,…

PUB NEWS: MASTERCHEF TO OPEN HELLENIC HOTEL & ALL ABOUT THE NEWPORT IN PUBTIC MAGAZINE

MASTERCHEF TO OPEN HELLENIC HOTEL  IN MELBOURNE Article  courtesy Clyde Mooney, PubTIC Renowned chef and TV personality George Calombaris is extending his portfolio of authentic-but-modern Greek food…

PUB NEWS: COWBOYS HELP YOUNG AUSSIES INTO PUB EMPLOYMENT

Article and  images courtesy of Clyde Mooney PubTic. The North Queensland Cowboys’ Dream Believe Achieve hospitality program wrapped up last week, with graduates trained and assisted into jobs in bars…

‘BREW & A’ DELIVERS BEER TRUTHS FOR CONSUMERS

Article courtesy Clyde Mooney PubTic Lion has released the next instalment of its ‘Beer the Beautiful Truth’ education campaign, with an expert panel answering questions in a ‘Brew & A’ session Beer…

PUB NEWS: ALH MANAGEMENT RESHUFFLE & PUB ASKS NON-PATRONS TO PAY $4.50 TO USE TOILETS

PUB GIANT ALH RETURNS TO MORE “HANDS ON” STRUCTURE Article and image courtesy of Clyde Mooney,  PubTIC Image: ALH recently completed Stage 1 of a massive overhaul of flagship, The Crown Nest Hotel. With…

PUB NEWS: TECH COMPANY KEEPING PATRONS ‘HAPPY’

Article and images courtesy of Clyde Mooney, PubTIC A Melbourne company is harnessing the power of technology to keep pub patrons engaged with the age-old notion of Happy Hour. Beginning as a website,…

THE NEWPORT FINALLY SET TO OPEN EASTER WEEKEND

Despite still looking like a building site this week, Merivale CEO Justin Hemmes is confident that The Newport will open on Good Friday, March 25. The opening date has been pushed back at least twice and…

PANANIA PUB LAUNCHES WITH NEW TAB SPORTS BETTING PLATFORM

Article & photos courtesy of Clyde Mooney, Managing Editor, PubTIC. One of the country’s top gaming operators is piloting an advanced new betting platform at his newly-acquired pub in Panania in…

NEW ASIAN BASED PUB GROUP EMERGES & MELBOURNE'S LATEST ROOF TOP BAR

$50M ACQUISITIONS FOR “QUIET” NEW PUB GROUP By Clyde Mooney, PubTIC.   News is emerging of a new pub group with deep pockets, amid the announcement the Waugh family has sold the Banksia Hotel…