Australia’s short term rentals boom – and Airbnb captures most of it!

Airbnb seems to have the Australian short term rentals market firmly in its grip, new research highlights. Between Mar-2018 and Feb-2019 Australia’s short-term holiday rental…..

A steady economy, increased traveller movement and the strengthening of local currencies helps boost the Australia-New Zealand travel market

Improved performance for airlines – driven by a steady economy, increased traveller movement and the strengthening of local currencies – propelled the Australia-New Zealand (ANZ)…..

It’s simple route evolution – Qantas for the first time links the Northern Territory’s capital with its, and perhaps Australia’s, most iconic attraction

The success of a new twice weekly connection by Qantas between Darwin and Uluru will be as much about convenience as the local demand within…..

New hotel survey reveals almost half of Australians are skipping breakfast and over half wake up tired each morning

New research into the morning habits of Australians has found more than half are waking up tired and just under that number choose to skip…..

Brisbane’s premium economy blow for corporates flying to and from Asia

Premium economy options for corporates based in Brisbane have dwindled as Singapore Airlines (SIA) has transitioned two of its four daily flights on Singapore–Brisbane-Singapore from…..

Australia’s hidden economic generator – airfreight seen as ‘vitally important’ to Australian economy

A new report has highlighted the economic value of bellyhold air cargo to the Australian economy, a multi-billion industry that has historically gone unnoticed in…..

Brisbane shines at prestigious Asia Pacific marketing awards as it invests for a bright future

Three marketing awards will be arriving back in the Australian city of Brisbane this week after the airport and the city’s economic development board, Destination…..

Macquarie Group is prepared to sell Hobart Airport stake

Australia’s Macquarie Group may appoint advisors to prepare a sale of its 50.1% stake in Hobart Airport in Tasmania. Macquarie’s 50.1% stake entitles the investor…..

Virgin Australia and the US market: 10 years and 4 million passengers but declining market share

Wednesday (27-Feb-2019) marks the tenth anniversary of long-haul services for Virgin Australia. The group took delivery of its first Boeing 777-300ER on 6-Feb-2009 and the…..

Malaysia Airlines increases its Melbourne flights following AirAsia X’s move to Avalon 

Malaysia Airlines is increasing capacity to Melbourne Tullamarine this winter in an apparent response to rising demand following rival AirAsia X’s move to Melbourne Avalon…..