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New Director appointments address gender imbalance on Australian Paralympic Committee Board

The Australian Paralympic Committee (APC) has announced the appointment of four new directors to the Board, including former News Limited Chief Executive John Hartigan. In addition to…

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Sep 1, 2015 Access / Events / Sport /


Eventbrite reduces fees to offer savings for Australian customers

Leading self-service ticketing platform Eventbrite has announced that it will lower its payment processing fees for its Australian customers. After 16 months in the Australian market,…

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Sep 1, 2015 Entertainment / Events / Ticketing /


Manakau whitewater park reaches construction milestone

Construction on the Wero Whitewater Park at Manakau has reached the halfway stage with builders expecting the construction to be completed by April next year. The $37.5 million complex is…

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Aug 31, 2015 Attractions / Recreation / Sport /


STA Travel launches new retail outlets to cater for growing backpacker arrivals

To cater for a growth in backpacker tourism in Australia, STA Travel has launched a brand new range of stores, the first of which are located in Sydney, Melbourne and Cairns. Called…

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Aug 31, 2015 Hospitality / Marketing / Retail / Technology / Tourism /


Fitness First opens exclusive Gravity club in Singapore

The Fitness First Group has opened the first club of its exclusive new Gravity brand in Singapore. Opened earlier this month , the US$7.3 million club sits at the top of the new…

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Aug 31, 2015 Fitness / Hospitality / Technology / Wellness /


Live music lounge tops Sydney Town Hall during spring

Locals and visitors can kick-back at a New York-style rooftop venue complete with garden furniture, a bar and live music from some of Sydney’s finest artists at Sydney Town Hall this…

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Aug 31, 2015 Culture / Entertainment / Hospitality / Venues /


ATEC backs Export Market Development Grants

The Australian Tourism Export Council (ATEC) has welcomed recommendations outlined in the review of Australia’s Export Market Development Grants (EMDG) program which calls for funding…

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Aug 31, 2015 Finance / Government / Tourism /


Melbourne wins most liveable city title for the fifth year running

Melbourne has been named the world’s most liveable city by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) for the fifth year running. The EIU’s Liveability Ranking assesses living…

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Aug 31, 2015 Culture / Parks / Sport / Tourism / Venues /


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