Articles tagged “sydney”

Coronavirus

Sydney Takes First Steps to Reopen to Vaccinated Travelers From November 1

Australia's closed-off response to Covid-19 has spared it the massive death count other countries have seen, and a successful vaccination policy for locals and visitors alike could make it the model for future responses.

Sydney Takes First Steps to Reopen to Vaccinated Travelers From November 1

Coronavirus

Australia in Step to Reopen Will Test Quarantine for Vaxxed Global Travelers

If Australian officials deem the home quarantine scheme to be a success, expect the government to give more consideration to opening up the country for tourism sooner.

Australia in Step to Reopen Will Test Quarantine for Vaxxed Global Travelers

Tourism

Sydney Could Extend Its Lockdown Until October as Infections Hit Record Levels

The state of New South Wales has imposed higher fines for those breaching the rules, but that's unlikely to stem the rise as the capital city heads into its eighth week of lockdown.

Sydney Could Extend Its Lockdown Until October as Infections Hit Record Levels

Tourism

Sydney’s New Covid Variant Lockdowns Create Tale of Two Cities

New Delta outbreaks are creating resentments in Australia's largest city, especially among the most vulnerable populations. Meanwhile, businesses continue to struggle and expect to see a second recession in two years.

Sydney’s New Covid Variant Lockdowns Create Tale of Two Cities

Business Travel

Toronto and Sydney Are Tactically Rebuilding Their Event Scenes — Here’s How

Going for organic growth by tapping into already thriving sectors and industries at a community level, and aligning with government projects, are just two ways cities can plan better events and speed up their economic recovery.

Toronto and Sydney Are Tactically Rebuilding Their Event Scenes — Here’s How

Coronavirus

Trio of Investors Make $16.7 Billion Bid for Sydney Airport

The so-called Sydney Aviation Alliance is playing a very long game with its proposed buyout, but it's not a done deal as their offer falls short of the airport's pre-pandemic valuation. Who will blink first?

Trio of Investors Make $16.7 Billion Bid for Sydney Airport

Coronavirus

How One Upscale Australian Hotel Group Used the Crisis to Rethink Everything

"A fashion executive and a tech geek walk into a hotel bar ..." But instead of being the start of a bad joke, this is the start of a good story about creativity during a crisis.

How One Upscale Australian Hotel Group Used the Crisis to Rethink Everything

Business Travel

Sydney Positions Conferences As Catalysts for Economic Development

Governments, convention bureaus, and universities like those in Australia are collaborating more strategically to diversify the economy and drive economic development by targeting specific international conferences aligned with national interests.

Sydney Positions Conferences As Catalysts for Economic Development

Hotels

Tourists and Foreign Real Estate Buyers Enjoy Australian Deals

We're not sure the real estate angle is the best, but the short-term benefits of lower costs for tourists will likely be a draw this season.

Tourists and Foreign Real Estate Buyers Enjoy Australian Deals

Meetings

Australia Tourism Turns to User-Generated GoPro Films for New Year’s Eve Bash

This Tourism Australia project is a mashup of next-gen destination video marketing using GoPros, projection mapping, user-generated content, and social media influencers — and it didn't cost a lot to produce.

Australia Tourism Turns to User-Generated GoPro Films for New Year’s Eve Bash