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806, 2017

Ibis Styles Hobart opening in July

Tasmania’s largest new-build hotel, ibis Styles Hobart is set to open next month in Hobart. The $50 million ibis Styles Hobart will feature 296 rooms spanning 10 floors, a rooftop indoor lap pool, a ground level bar, restaurant, meeting room, and free wi-fi throughout. The ibis Styles hotel will add a new dimension to the local hotel sector offering quality world-class accommodation while remainin [...]

806, 2017

Brooke St Larder wins Qantas 2017 Business Travel Award

Hobart’s Brooke St Larder took out the award for ‘best breakfast venue for a breakfast meeting’ (TAS) in the Qantas 2017 Business Travel Awards. Brooke St Larder showcases not only the best view in Hobart from an outdoor deck, but also the best Tasmanian produce. But breakfast is not the only thing they do well, Brooke Street Larder can offer seated dinners from 30 - 200 people, and cocktail event [...]

806, 2017

BET hosts key clients in-market

The Business Events Tasmania (BET) team and several BET members headed to Sydney and Melbourne in May to catch-up with clients. Lunches were held at Bistrode CBD in Sydney and Pure South Dining in Melbourne, with guests experiencing Tasmanian wines and hospitality. Representatives from Henry Jones Art Hotel, Princes Wharf 1, MONA, Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart, Wrest Point, Josef Chromy Wines, Cou [...]

806, 2017

Say hello to our new members

BET welcomes the following new members -  The Oyster Butler Experience, The Little Brazilian Bakery, Atmosphere by Frogmore Creek and Rosevears. South The Oyster Butler Experience | Attractions/Activities/Tours | Caterers Blackman Bay Oysters are a small niche oyster farming company located on the south-east coast of Tasmania and focus on growing and hand selecting pacific oysters for artisan rest [...]

806, 2017

Cradle Mountain’s new dining experience

RACT’s Cradle Mountain Hotel have opened their new restaurant and lounge bar, Altitude Restaurant and Lounger Bar. Altitude Restaurant Formerly Grey Gum, Altitude Restaurant boasts the same striking view into the surrounding woodland but now feels cosier than ever, with raw timber, stylish furniture and modern textures. One of the key features of the restaurant is a brand-new show kitchen, with ou [...]

806, 2017

Hobart unveils new winter art exhibition

The air may be crisp, but Tasmania is a magical place to be in winter, with festivities that celebrate apple cider, chocolate, singing and the winter solstice. A new event in Hobart this winter is The Hadley’s Art Prize exhibition, running from 15 July – 25 August. The Hadley’s Art Prize, Hobart, is Australia’s richest landscape art prize offering $100,000 to the winner. This must-see exhibition w [...]