Crown Resorts has terminated an agreement to share confidential information with Consolidated Press Holdings and James Packer.
Thousands of intrastate travellers have already snapped up cheap seats to the State’s north over the next 12 months after an historic 50,000 discounted airfares went out to the market.
The Crown Resorts chair will give more evidence at a NSW gaming inquiry as the casino giant faces an investigation for breaches of anti-money laundering laws.
I love the country and my favourite place on earth is Kalbarri. But it must be said, in terms of international tourism regional WA is utterly crap — everything is too far away.
Everyone dreams of finding that elusive, life-changing gold nugget. Now record gold prices, the TV shows like Aussie Gold Hunters and WA’s closed border have seen a mini prospecting boom in the State.
A couple who had their Italian holiday plans ruined by the coronavirus pandemic have won $25,000 worth of make-up experiences here at home, courtesy of Crown Perth.
Crown Resorts director Andrew Demetriou has admitted his answers used similar words to his notes but denied reading from them at an inquiry into the company.
Crown Resorts director and former AFL boss Andrew Demetriou has been sprung reading from notes in the witness box of a NSW casino inquiry.
This striking box is the ideal space to relax when you want to camp but also crave more than just a humble air mattress and tent.
Flight Centre boss Graham Turner has labelled National Cabinet an ‘abject failure’, calling for ‘one Australia’ under one policy in fighting COVID-19 and the opening of state borders.
Staycations in miniature cabins are set to become the trendy new way to escape into the State’s natural beauty.
Business leaders have criticised the decision to base the State Budget on not lifting WA’s hard border until April 1 next year, with tourism bosses saying it would cost the industry $3 billion.
Danielle Le Messurier, Angela Pownall
Billionaire James Packer has told a Sydney casino inquiry his medical condition led to inappropriate business dealings.
WA’s regions are so full of tourists they could not accommodate eastern states visitors if the hard border were to come down, according to Tourism Minister Paul Papalia.
Cut price flights to the north of the State are on offer for the next 12 months in a bid to extend the tourism season for operators smashed by coronavirus.
Tourism operators are already taking unprecedented numbers of bookings through to December, while a number of hotels are nearing capacity and restaurants are recording record profits.
A new Federal Budget environment and heritage package will pump funds into expanding WA's oyster reefs and also give cash to a Fremantle prison renovation.
Poker machine profits for NSW pubs and clubs have dropped more than 40 per cent over the last six months, new figures released by Liquor and Gaming show.
Next week’s Federal Budget will pump $100 million into new regional recovery partnerships which will support areas like regional WA where local tourism has been hit hard by COVID-19.
Crown Resorts director Michael Johnston admits he should have investigated links to a controversial Chinese tycoon before agreeing to sell Crown shares.
Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack is calling on Mark McGowan to bring down the hard border, saying it would significantly boost WA’s tourism industry.
Peter Law & Annabel Hennessy
Regional flights including those to WA’s tourist hotspots will continue to be underwritten by the Federal Government for six months as the airline industry reels from the impacts of COVID-19.
Trade Minister Simon Birmingham hopes for a travel bubble between Australian and New Zealand by year’s end, as Victoria starts to unwind some restrictions.
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The pandemic has caused fractures in Australia, with WA, Queensland, and South Australia among other States that pulled up the drawbridge to defend their success.
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