Category: Tourism

Avoid scammers and keep money from your bookings safe

Avoid scammers over the Christmas period and keep your money firmly in your wallet!

By 17/11/2016

It’s a fact of life that not all people are honest. Usually only a small percentage of the wider population… Read more »

TripAdvisor Workshop

By 03/02/2016

In 2015, the Queensland Government Department of Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games (DTESB) commissioned TripAdvisor to… Read more »

What are the expected travel trends for 2016?

By 22/12/2015

As we are reaching the end of 2015, the travel industry is now focused on analysing and determining the type… Read more »

Adding Incremental Revenue at Time of Booking

By 02/12/2015

Claimed by Amadeus, it is estimated a drastic increase of 10%-15% in incremental revenue is now earned. It is argued,… Read more »

Paul Keating to Australian hotels: low standards will cost Chinese tourists

By 16/07/2015

Paul Keating has delivered some tough love to Australian hoteliers, warning operators they were stuck in the 80s and 90s…. Read more »

Opening of Griffith's Tourism Confucius Institute

How to engage Chinese travellers

By 09/04/2015

Learn how to do business with visitors from China, the largest market for Gold Coast tourism. 6 week program commences Thursday… Read more »

Women In Tourism Breakfast – Layne Beachley

By 12/03/2014

We were treated to another fantastic Women In Tourism Breakfast (WIT) at the beautiful Sheraton Mirage last Friday morning. If… Read more »

New Theme Park Campaign To Supercharge Gold Coast Tourism

By 10/10/2013

In a joint statement, Campbell Newman and Jann Stuckey have announced another boost to Gold Coast Tourism, with an advertising… Read more »

Gold Coast Holidays – A Fun Destination

By 08/10/2013

The Honourable Jann Stuckey, Minister for Tourism, has announced that the Gold Coast, and Gold Coast holidays in particular, will… Read more »

Women In Tourism Breakfast

By 12/09/2013

What a wonderful start to a Friday morning! Last Friday we were lucky enough to attend the Women In Tourism… Read more »

Loving Queensland

By 20/02/2013

A recent blog article from Queensland Tourism gave me a good reason to write today’s blog – I was excited… Read more »

Are Property Managers getting a ‘Raw Deal’?

By 27/02/2012

HiRUM is always keeping an eye out for useful information to pass onto you, we’d even love to hear your… Read more »

Chinese Tourism – are your ready for it?

By 22/07/2010

I’v noticed an increase of information on radio news stories and Newspaper articles on ‘China’ recently. Tourism, Language, World News… Read more »