STARWOOD Hotels & Resorts Worldwide today revealed the continued development of the Four Points by Sheraton brand in Australia, with a newbuild for the heart of Sydney’s western suburb, slated to open in 2018.
QANTAS has confirmed a trial under which it will allow Bronze and Silver frequent flyers to purchase one-off guest passes to selected domestic and international lounges.
KOREAN airline Jin Air will enter the Australian market in Dec, launching direct flights from Seoul to Cairns following a partnership with Tourism Australia and Tourism and Events Queensland (TEQ).
THE new administrative arrangements for Norfolk Island will see the destination impose the Federal Govt’s Passenger Movement Charge (PMC) of $55 for tickets issued from 01 Jul, a move that has been blasted by the head of the Australian Federation of Travel Agents.
TICKETS for this year’s ATAB Business Builders conference are available at a special earlybird rate of just $170 per person, with the full day event taking place at Sydney’s Pullman Hyde Park on Wed 07 Sep.
THE New South Wales Planning Assessment Commission has given Crown Resorts Limited the green light for the development of the Crown Sydney Hotel Resort at Barangaroo, nearly four years after first proposed (TD 02 Aug 12).