The big cheese with The Star Event Centre’s Amanda Lovett

The Nibbler interrupted assistant director of sales at the Star Event Centre, Amanda Lovett’s lunch break for this interview. Luckily our questions were juicy and delicious.

Events

News

Five tips to make the most of AIME 2019

Kate Lindsey, event specialist for SEEK, is no stranger to attending industry events as a buyer. Here are her top tips.

Destinations

News

Influencers reveal their secret summer hotspots

We’d tell you our secret summer spots but we only have three followers on Instagram and one of them is our mum, so our opinion doesn’t hold as much sway as these folk.

Conferences

Maximum Occupancy returns to New Zealand in April 2019!

New Zealand and Australia’s leading Accommodation Industry Conference will be returning to Auckland New Zealand following its success in Sydney last month.

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Hotels

Hotel slammed after staff make creepy effigy of guest’s dead son

You can bet your butt this article is just as cringy and awful as the headline suggests. We actually feel better about every embarrassing misunderstanding we’ve had after reading this.

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Hotels

Introducing TFE Hotels’ new CEO

Who has the hotel giant tapped to fill the enormous shoes of Rachel Argaman? That’s not to say she has big feet or anything.

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Tourism

Tripadvisor names Sydney’s iconic Opera Bar as best restaurant in Australia

Just in time for Christmas party season, Tripadvisor has released its Travellers’ Choice list of Australia’s best restaurants.

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Incentives

Get Global launches 2019 Prospectus

Get ready for some swanky new features next year including more presentations, more food and more networking opportunities. You had us as food.

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Learn about the event industry’s top issue: safety

Safety is also a major issue in the Nibbler office. In fact, we’ve wrapped all our desk edges in bubble wrap to stop us from running into them. The popping sound distracts us from the pain.

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Venues

Featured Venue: A Loft Story

A Loft Story is at once a hair salon, creative hub, concert venue and indoor jungle. The best part? You can bring your dog!

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Events

“This industry is built on connections”: Fabian Pfortmüller talks AIME’s Knowledge program

“For the industry to stay at the cutting edge, we need to come together and share ideas,” We asked Pfortmüller what delegates can expect at this year’s Knowledge program and he did not disappoint.

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Hotels

Do negative hotel reviews make a difference?

New research has shown that negative hotel reviews hold hardly any weight with consumers. Similarly, our excuses for day drinking are holding hardly any weight with our co-workers.

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Hotels

The Marriott breach: Here’s what you need to know

Worried you or a client may be one of the 500 million affected by the breach? Here are some handy tips from a cybersecurity expert.

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News

Revealed: All the Australian Travel Awards winners

It’s what you’ve been waiting for… the winners of the Australian Travel Awards have been revealed! Now, if you’ll excuse us, we have some left over champagne to drink.

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Hotels

Art Series hotels reveal artist for new Brisbane flagship

We’re a little disappointed we weren’t considered, apparently they’re too fancy to exhibit our stick figures.

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Macao, China

MACAO is one of Asia’s must see destinations. Now known as one of the world’s most exciting destinations for all styles of travel, for its mind blowing landscapes of centuries old architecture and local cuisine, to the newly formed hotels and resorts that provide world-class entertainment and shows plus world-firsts in family attractions that cannot be found in neighbouring cities.