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The Unconformity is set to roar into Queenstown

The Unconformity is set to roar into Queenstown

QUEENSTOWN, Australia - The Unconformity, formerly the Queenstown Heritage and Arts Festival, will transform the isolated town of Queenstown on Tasmania’s West Coast this October with a ...

Keith Urban to headline International Convention Center Sydney's Theater

Keith Urban to headline International Convention Center Sydney's Theater

SYDNEY, Australia - International music icon, Keith Urban, will be the first artist to headline International Convention Center Sydney’s (ICC Sydney) ultramodern entertainment theater at the ...

Hong Kong hotel chain expands to Australia

Hong Kong hotel chain expands to Australia

HONG KONG - The independent lifestyle hotel brand from Hong Kong, Ovolo Hotels, has landed in Sydney with a unique transformation of two signature properties at Darling Harbour and ...

Strong earthquake strikes Loyalty Islands in New Caledonia

Strong earthquake strikes Loyalty Islands in New Caledonia

A 7.6 magnitude earthquake struck offshore near the Loyalty Islands in New Caledonia today, August 12, 2016, at 01:26:36 UTC.

Micronesia accepting proposals for 5-star eco-lodge resort in Pohnpei

Micronesia accepting proposals for 5-star eco-lodge resort in Pohnpei

The Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) have been trying for a long time to become a bigger player in the travel and tourism industry, but with lack of air connectivity and lack of hotel ...

New Hotel has changed the Port Moresby hotel landscape forever

Hotel opening: Stanley Hotel & Suites in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea (PNG) New Hotel has changed the Port Moresby hotel landscape forever

A very excited General Manager, Geoff Haigh, has positioned the new Port Moresby hotel as comparable with any five-star hotel in the world and “one that has changed the Port Moresby hotel ...

Jetstar emergency landing in Guam

Jetstar emergency landing in Guam

A Jetstar Airways flight JQ12 with 320 people onboard, which was flying from Tokyo to Australia’s Gold Coast, has made an emergency landing on the US island of Guam in the Pacific Ocean.

Who can assist? Micronesia plans to build five-star eco-friendly resort

Who can assist? Micronesia plans to build five-star eco-friendly resort

The Pohnpei State Government (PSG) is requesting proposals from qualified service providers for a Feasibility Study for a proposed world-class, five-star, up to 200-room, eco-friendly resort ...

New Zealand trains next contingent of Saudi Arabian air traffic controllers

New Zealand trains next contingent of Saudi Arabian air traffic controllers

Thirty Saudi Arabian students have arrived in New Zealand to start air traffic control training with air traffic services provider Airways.

Solomon Islands visitor arrivals jump again

Solomon Islands visitor arrivals jump again

Solomon Islands' international visitor arrivals for May have jumped again with official government figures released this week showing a close on a 13 percent increase over the same period in ...

Investigator: Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 plunged into sea at almost 400km/hr

Investigator: Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 plunged into sea at almost 400km/hr

PERTH, Australia - Australia's crash investigator has revealed that data indicates that MH370 could have been descending at up to 20,000ft (6700m) a minute in the moments just before it smashed ...

Smart sustainable tourism experience: Shop Guam e-Festival

Smart sustainable tourism experience: Shop Guam e-Festival

Guam Visitors Bureau

TUMON, Guam - The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) is proud to announce the start of fifth annual Shop Guam e-Festival (SGF), a world class global campaign that aimed at creating an interactive shopping ...

Airways NZ and Aviation Australia to launch ATC training center

Airways NZ and Aviation Australia to launch ATC training center

Airways New Zealand and Aviation Australia have announced they will open a purpose-built air traffic control training center for international students in Brisbane.

Queenstown Airport New Zealand evacuated: No bomb found

Queenstown Airport New Zealand evacuated: No bomb found

Police searching a plane at Queenstown Airport in New Zealand say they have found no sign of any explosives after a note mentioning a bomb was found onboard.

Solomon Airlines terminates CEO

Solomon Airlines terminates CEO

HONIARA, Solomon Islands – The Chairman of the Board of Solomon Airlines Limited, Austin Holmes has today announced the termination of Solomon Airlines CEO, Ron Sumsum with immediate effect.

Safety in Hollywood: Air New Zealand debuts newest safety video

Safety in Hollywood: Air New Zealand debuts newest safety video

LOS ANGELES, CA - Air New Zealand teamed up with comedic actress Anna Faris, star of CBS' hit television show "Mom," and New Zealand actor and comedic legend, Rhys Darby, for its latest safety ...

Samoa: Nature and wildlife

Samoa: Nature and wildlife

The combination of tropical climate and fertile soil make Samoa the perfect breeding ground for rainforests and other lush landscapes (mangrove and wetland areas), alive with native wildlife, like ...

Strong earthquake rocks Vanuatu

Strong earthquake rocks Vanuatu

Strong earthquake rocked Vanuatu today.

Preliminary Earthquake Report:

Magnitude 6.0

Date-Time • 20 Jul 2016 15:13:16 UTC

• 21 Jul 2016 02:13:16 near epicenter

Confluence: A Festival of India in Australia website launch

Confluence: A Festival of India in Australia website launch

Confluence - the Festival of India in Australia today launches a new website which will engage audiences nationwide and host highlights and detailed information on this celebration of Indian art ...

General Manager appointed for the launch of Swiss-Belhotel Brisbane

General Manager appointed for the launch of Swiss-Belhotel Brisbane

Dinah-Louise Marrs has been named General Manager for the launch of Swiss-Belhotel Brisbane.

Starwood Hotels & Resorts expands presence in Australia with the signing of Four Points by Sheraton Parramatta

Starwood Hotels & Resorts expands presence in Australia with the signing of Four Points by Sheraton Parramatta

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced that it has signed an agreement with Sydney-based developer, JL Parramatta Pty Ltd.

Conrad Hotels & Resorts to debut smart luxury in the South Pacific

Conrad Hotels & Resorts to debut smart luxury in the South Pacific

PAPEETE, Tahiti and MCLEAN, VA - Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Worldwide's luxury hotel portfolio, today announced the signing of a franchise agreement with SA BORA BORA NUI for the Conrad ...

Fiji boasts the most expensive luxury hotel in the Pacific area

Fiji boasts the most expensive luxury hotel in the Pacific area

The Pacific’s most expensive luxury hotel is located in Fiji, according to a recent survey conducted by Luxury Hotels-Hotels.com. The ...

Combined church blessing major boost for Solomon Islands wedding tourism

Combined church blessing major boost for Solomon Islands wedding tourism

HONIARA, Solomon Islands - A gathering of several of the Solomon Islands’ most eminent church elders has given ‘in principle’ support to a Solomon Islands Visitors Bureau strategy designed ...

ICC Sydney adds fantastic four to culinary team

ICC Sydney adds fantastic four to culinary team

International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) is adding 52 years of culinary expertise to its industry leading food and beverage team, with four new chefs* appointed to deliver world-class ...

AIDS is declared history and a no threat in Australia

AIDS is declared history and a no threat in Australia

Tourists were not allowed to enter the country with AIDS. This was just recent history.

South African Airways hires new Melbourne team member

South African Airways hires new Melbourne team member

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - South African Airways (SAA) is pleased to announced the appointment of KJ Slater to the position of Account Executive for Victoria.

Sheraton introduces second Samoa resort

Sheraton introduces second Samoa resort

STAMFORD, CT - Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc, today announced the opening of Sheraton Samoa Aggie Grey’s Hotel & Bungalows, located on ...

Tourism set to soar in Queensland

Tourism set to soar in Queensland

SYDNEY, Australia - Two major Asian airlines will boost their services to Queensland this year, with EVA Air and AirAsia X increasing their services from Taiwan and Malaysia offering business ...

Australia to host World’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards 2017

Australia to host World’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards 2017

MELBOURNE, Australia - Melbourne has been announced as the host city for the World’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards 2017.

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