It can be a pain looking for somewhere to go over the public holidays- that's why we've gone and picked a couple of great venues that are open over the Easter long weekend!
I have worked at the THA for just under four years now. Before I worked at the THA, I was a customer sales executive at Lion with the Boags team in Hobart. I was there for two years. Prior to that I worked at Optus in Adelaide for 12 years, starting in the call center there and working my way through into an account manager role.
As this calendar year draws to an end and the festive season closes upon us it is an appropriate time to revisit the concept of responsible service of alcohol.The period leading into Christmas and New Year commonly finds licensed venues hosting parties (end of year functions), and / or increased patronage due to people who find their way into your venue after celebrating a function at their respective work places.
While 2017 has been a very busy year at a state level, our national branch has also been extremely busy dealing with national issues on behalf of our members. Stephen Ferguson and the team in Canberra have been working with politicians from all sides of politics to get outcomes that assist our venues around the country to operate effectively with as little impediment from government as possible.
The Tasmanian hospitality industry has transformed in recent times. It offers a product/service mix more closely aligned to the changes in the board local and visitor market and specific segments within them, as well as food, beverage and accomodation offers altering markedly in response to observed changes in market dynamics.
Scott from Black Cow Bistro shares with us the most unique part about being a chef in this week's Industry Interview!
Here's a word from Ritsa from Elaia Cafe Restaurant on what it's like to converse with other people in the Hospitality Industry!
Nicole from Tall Timbers Tasmania shares with us why she loves coming to work each day!