Category: Tourism

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5 Of The Best Kept Secrets On The Sunshine Coast

By 16/06/2020

With so many of us keen to take full advantage of the opportunity to once again explore our fabulous state… Read more »

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5 Hidden Gems You Just Have To Visit On The Gold Coast

By 28/05/2020

With the easing of lockdown restrictions and overnight stays within Queensland now permitted, we’ve put together a list of 5… Read more »

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The ‘Schoolies’ Are Here! Top Schoolies Preparation Tips

By 06/11/2019

Every year in November-December thousands of school leavers’ from around Australia arrive by train, bus and plane, each keen to… Read more »


Conquering the snow-dusted summit of Mt Kosciuszko

By 06/11/2018

Homegrown travel delivers! Working within the tourism industry, the HiRUM team are all travel enthusiasts and are always looking for… Read more »

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 »

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 »

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 »