Tyrrell Publicity & Promotions

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Broadsheet Melbourne

October 2017

Port Melbourne is presenting Melbourne's first Port's Howl-O-Ween Paw Parade after the success of last year's Port's Paw Parade - but this year they have turned it up with a Halloween theme! The event was featured on Broadsheet and shared on their social media with over 200K followers. 

Broadsheet Melbourne, Port's Howl-O-Ween Parade, October 3, 2017

The Weekend West

September 2017

Tyrrell Publicity & Promotions pitched an exlusive pictorial opportunity to The Weekend West Magazine in Western Australia, featuring AQWA's unique Shark Sleepover Program these September School Holidays

The Weekend West, School holidays put the fun into learning, September 23-24, 2017


September 2017

Domain was invited to attend Marnong Estate's Hard Hat Launch and have a sneak preview of the new 4.5 star resort in Mickelham. This resulted in a exclusive feature in Domain and appeared in 40 national newspapers

Domain, Mickleham: The unfished suburb that's getting ready for a boom, September 27, 2017

Hume Leader 

September 2017

Hume Leader was invited to attend a sneak preview of Mickelham's biggest tourist attraction - Marnong Estate - set to open March 2018. Hume Leader reports on all the upcoming developments and how the resort will benefit the community 

Hume Leader, Next big tourist drawcard, September 19, 2017

Urban List Sydney

September 2017

Tyrrell Publicity & Promotions invited Urban List Sydney to visit and stay at Blue Wren Mudgee one weekend in August. Urban List gave a glowing report on the Chef's Kitch @ Blue Wren, read below

Urban List Sydney, Get The Hell Out Of Town, Blue Wren, September 13, 2017 


FM Magazine


First Contact was the lead featue in FM Magazine this month. CEO of First Contact, Paul Schmeja, talks to Facility Management about the future of workplaces and how First Contact source people to deliver tasks and activities within the corporate building sector

FM Magazine, My Space, August/September, 2017

ABC 774

August 2017

Melbourne Day invites young Melburnians to participate in a range of activities including the 2017 Junior Lord Mayor Competition crowning the little big boss of Melbourne in the lead up to August 30. This year Sienna Koop was announced as the 2017/2018 Junior Lord Mayor of Melbourne and was interviewd on ABC 774 with Jon Faine 

ABC 774, Mornings with Jon Faine, August 30, 2017

Herald Sun

August 2017

Melbourne Day celebrates and supports the city's indigenous culture and heritage. This year Aboriginal artist Stan Dryden ackowledged our traditional land owners and helped celebrate Melbourne Day - the day when European settlers landed on the north bank of the Yarra River. Stan explained to the Herald Sun why he is so proud of Melbourne and where the city stands today.

Herald Sun, Be proud, says indigenous artist, August 31, 2017 

Melbourne TV News

August 2017

Melbourne Day celebrates Melbourne's founding anniversary and this year Melbourne celebrated 182 years on August 30 with a Flag Raising Ceremony at Enterprize Park. The ceremony attracted Melbourne's TV News - see links to news segments below!

Channel 7, News Report - Melbourne Day, August 30, 2017

Channel Nine, News Report - Melbourne Day, August 30, 2017

Channel Ten, News Report - Melbourne Day, August 30, 2017 Weekend Australian


Sunday Herald Sun

August 2017

Balgownie Estate's Hidden Gems Tour Package was featured in Sunday Herald Sun's Escape travel feature

Sunday Herald Sun, 10 Deals of the Week - Yarra Valley Overnight Rate, August 27, 2017


Weekend Australian

August 2017

Balgownie Estate, Yarra Valley released an incredible Hidden Gems Tour Package that was featured in the travel section of the Weekend Australian

Weekend Australian, Stepping Out, August 19, 2017

Herald Sun

August, 2017

Rochford Wines "Porte Ouverte" Open Day & Dinner was listed in the weekend Herald Sun as one of the top five events over the weekend.

Herald Sun, Hot Five Rochford Wines Open Day, August 12, 2017

The Saturday Age 

August, 2017

The public was invited to discover Rochford Wines Yarra Valley at their Open Day and partake in an exclusive wine master class with leading wine critic Jeremy Oliver. The event was listed in The Saturday Age What's On Section.

The Saturday Age, The Good Life - Your Weekend, August 12, 2017

New Idea

August, 2017

Balgownie Estate, Yarra Valley was mentioned as one of the best affordable resorts in Australia by leading magazine, New Idea.

New Idea, Relax Yourself - Balgownie Estate, August 1, 2017

Sunday Herald Sun

July, 2017

Tyrrell Publicty & Promotions invited major gossip columinst to attend the Melbourne Day Launch Party held at the Melbourne Museum. The launch event was featured in Sunday Herald Sun social pages, with celebrities Brain Mannix and Peta Evans-Taylor.

Sunday Herald Sun, Melbourne Day Launch, July 30, 2017

Leader Newspapers 

July 2017

Tyrrell Puiblcity & Promotions invited journalist from Leader Newspapers to stay and experience Radisson on Flagstaff's Winter Chocolate Escape Package including an overnight stay in a chocolate themed hotel room. The feature appeeared in 5 Leader Newspapers!

Moreland Leader, Enjoy Sweet Retreat, July 24, 2017 

Monash Leader, Enjoy Sweet Retreat, July 25, 2017

Bayside Leader, Great Chocolate Winter Escape, July 25, 2017

Moonee Valley Leader, Enjoy Sweet Retreat, July 26, 2017

Moorabin Leader, Enjoy Sweet Retreat, July 26, 2017


Urban List 

July 2017

Balgownie Estate Bendigo played host to a French Feast in celebration of Bastille Day July 14 and Urban List featured it as one of the top 16 things to do over the weekend. 

Urban List, 16 Awesome Things To Do In Melbourne This Weekend, July 14, 2017

Vacations & Travel Magazine 

July 2017

Tyrrell Publicity & Promotions invited Vactions & Travel Magazine to stay and dine at Blue Wren, Mudgee. They stayed in the recently renovated Farmhouse offering boutique accommodation and dined at the Chef's Table indulging in the five-course degustation menu  

Vactions & Travel Magazine, The Restaurant at Blue Wren, Mudgee, NSW, July 12, 2017

Vacations & Travel Magazine, Blue Wren's 'The Farmhouse' at Mudgee, July 9, 2017 


3AW A Moveable Feast 

July 2017

Tyrrell Publicity & Promotions invited presenter Kate Stevenson from 3AW's A Moveable Feast to stay and experience Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens new Chocolate Winter Escape package that features a chocolate-themed room. The package was reviewed on air and featured on their website below

3AW: A Moveable Feast, FEAST: This weekend in food with Kate Stevenson, July 7, 2017

The City Lane

July 2017

Tyrrell Publicity & Promotions invited The City Lane to stay at Radisson on Flagstaff Gardens and experience their Chocolate Winter Escape Package. They spent an induglent night away in the exclusive chocolate-themed room and reviewed their experience below.

The City Lane, The Radisson Introduces Chocolate Themed Winter Rooms This Winter, July 9, 2017 

The Age - M Magazine

June 2017

The Age, M Magazine listed the Fitzroy Street Queen's Birthday Street Party in the What's On Section on the day of the event

The Age, What's On: Queen's Birthday Street Party, June 11, 2017


Caulfield Glen Eira Leader 

May 2017

The Fitroy Street Queen's Birthday Street Party receive a great mentioned in the local Leader Newspapaer - Caulfield Glen Eira 

Caulfield Glen Eira Leader, Whats On: Queen's Birthday Street Party, May 30, 2017


Time Out Melbourne

May 2017

Time Out Melbourne listed the Fitzroy Street Queen's Birthday Street Party as a major event happening over the Queen's Birthday Long Weekend, June 11, 2017.

Time Out Melbourne, Fitzroy Street Queen's Birthday Street Party, May 26, 2017



April 2017

Tyrrell Publicity & Promotions organised a major media famil to The Berkeley River Lodge in north-east Kimberley's and as a result recieved a great feature in the Traveller, see below

Traveller, Berkeley River Lodge, the Kimberley: Lap of luxury at the edge of the world, April 25, 2017

Good Food

April 2017

We recieved an incredible result for our client Blue Wren, they were featured in Good Food as a must place to visit over the 2017 Easter Weekend 

Good Food, Where to eat in Sydney over the Easter long weekend, April 12, 2017 

Australian Traveller

April 2017

The Autralian Traveller reviews Blue Wren's boutique homestead accommodation and it's unique luxurious ambience with touches of country charm.

Australian Traveller, Down on the farm, May 2017

Mountain View Mail

April 2017

A great article on the success of the Yarra Valley Wine & Food Festival in the local Mountain View Mail newspaper! The festival had 6,000 people walk through the gates over the two days

Mountain View Mail, Very best of the Valley, April 4, 2017

The Weekly Times

March 2017

Tyrrell Publicity & Promotions invited The Weekly Times the Yarra Valley Wine & Food Festival media launch and as a result we received a fantastic mention of the festival in The Weekly Times - Australia's most influential and largest circulating rural newspaper 

The Weekly Times, Couple toasts wine's arrival, March 22, 2017

Mountain View Mail 

March 2017

The local newspaper in Yarra Valley features a major article on the first ever Yarra Valley Wine & Food Festival 

Mountain View Mail, It's a treat for the foodies, March 21, 2017

Lilydale and Yarra Valley Leader

The Lilydale Leader made a special mention of the partnership between Yarra Valley Wine & Food Festival and the Yarra Valley Arts group

Lilydale and Yarra Valley Leader, Art plays part at festival, March 7, 2017

Australian Gourmet Traveller WINE

March 2017

The Yarra Valley WIne & Food Festival recieved a great mention in the Australian Gourmet Traveller WINE this month in the March Edition

Australian Gourmet Traveller WINE, Yarra Valley First, March 2017

The Weekly Review

March 2017

Tyrrell Publicity & Promotions secured journalist from The Weekly Review to visit the Yarra Valley and review the leading wineries and food producers that will also be particpating in the Yarra Valley Wine & Food Festival.

The article was publiched in all 6 editions of The Weekly Review in March - leading up to the event!

The Weekly Review: Bayside, Road Trip: Yarra Valley, Wine Dine & Drive, March 2017

The Weekly Review: South East, Road Trip: Yarra Valley, Wine Dine & Drive, March 2017

The Weekly Review: Eastern, Road Trip: Yarra Valley, Wine Dine & Drive, March 2017

The Weekly Review: Ivanhoe & Valley, Road Trip: Yarra Valley, Wine Dine & Drive, March 2017

The Weekly Review: Moonee Valley, Road Trip: Yarra Valley, Wine Dine & Drive, March 2017

The Weekly Review: Stonnington, Road Trip: Yarra Valley, Wine Dine & Drive, March 2017


Jetstar Magazine

March 2017

Tyrrell Publicity & Promotions secured journalist from Jetsar inflight magazine to stay at Balgownie Esate for a luxuirous night in the Yarra Valley, and di a fantastic review of the resort! They also made mention of The Yarra Valley Wine & Food Festival in the inflight magazine this month!

Jetstar Magazine, 24 hours in the Yarra Valley, March Edition, 2017

Where Magazine

March, 2017

Tyrrell Publicity & Promotions organised for journalist Mary O'Brien to visit Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa for a indulgent dinner at Ra'es Restaurant. She reviewed Balgownie as a resort that 'Ticks all the boxes'. She also made special mention of the Yarra Valley WIne & Food Festival that we have coming up 

Where Magazine, Valley Vibes, March Edition 2017

Sun Herald Sydney

February, 2017

Kids Adventure Outdoors (KAOS) is returning to Anglesea April 8 - 9, 2017 and has recieved great coverage in Sun-Herald Sydney - see below.

Sun Herald Sydney, Going Places - Victoria, February 19, 2017

Sunday Age, 

February, 2017

The Kids Adventure Outdoors (KAOS) weekend also recieved coverage in The Age, describing it as one of the top family activities to do in Victoria over the Autumn School Holidays.

The Age, Going Places - Victoria, February 19, 2017

Bendigo Weekly

February, 2017

Balgownie Estate, Bendigo played host to The Grapest 5K Run - a unique running event with a wine tasting at the end to enjoy as runners cool down. The Bendigo Weekly wrote a fanstatic article on The Grapest 5K at Balgownie Estate in the lead up to the event - see below:

Bendigo Weekly, Having a grape time, February 10, 2017

Australian Jewish News

February 2017,

Journalist from Australian Jewish News spent a luxurious night at Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa in the Yarra Valley, which was organised by Tyrrell Publicity & Promotion. The article reviewed his stay and experience at Balgownie Estate - and suggests that everyone should make the visit to Balgownie Estate for an indulgent weekend away in the Yarra Valley.

Australian Jewish News, Winery resort in the heart of the Yarra Valley, February 10, 2017

The Weekly Review

February 2017,

Journalist Peter Wilmoth from the Weekly Review visited the five-star Berkeley River Lodge last Septemeber on a Media Famil organised by Tyrrell Publicity & Promotions. The article reviews the Luxury Lodge and suggests what activities and sites can be seen during your stay at the Berkeley River Lodge, WA.

The Weekly Review, Getaway: Berkeley River in the remote east Kimberley, Febraury, 2017

Where Magazine,

February, 2017

Journalist Mary O'Brien recently visited St Kilda and reviewed seven iconic things to do in St Kilda -Melbourne's favourite seaside destination in Where Magazine. Where Magazine is a monthly magazine that is distributed throughout hotels and concierge places accross the world 

Where Magazine, St Kilda's Heavenly Seven, February Edition, 2017

Herald Sun

January 2017

Record crowds attended the 2017 Midsumma Pride March in St Kilda's Fitzroy Street, the event recieved some great coverege on the day, including an article in the Herald Sun

Herald Sun, Colourful show of pride, January 30, 2017 

The Age

January 2017

The Age also covered the colourful and wonderful 2017 Pride March with a great spread in their Monday paper, see the articel below

The Age, Pride and joy in a rainbow celebration, January 30, 2017


TV News

January 2017

Midsumma Pride March was also covered accross all major Melbourne TV News Stations during the news hour Sunday 29, 2017, see links below 

Channel 7, January 29, 2017

Channel Nine, January 29, 2017

Channel Ten, January 29, 2017

SBS, January 29, 2017 

ABC, January 29, 2017

Time Out Melbourne

January 2017

We are thrilled to be working with Midsumma Pride March once agian this year! We recieved a great listing on Time Out Melbourne in the lead up to the event

Time Out Melbourne, Midsumma Pride March, January 29, 2017

Herald Sun 

January 2017

A great artilce in the Herald Sun featured the 2017 Victorian Cider & Pork Festival during the week leading up to the event

Herald Sun, Delicious to the core, January 17, 2017

Forte Magazine

January 2017

The Victorian Cider & Pork Festival was listed in Forte Magazine, an arts and lifestyale magazine distributed accross regional Victoria. A great read below!

Forte Magazine, The Cider & Pork Festival is returning to Melbourne, January 16, 2017


Beat Magazine

January 2017

The Vic Cider & Pork Festival was also listed in Beat Magazine as one of the main events hitting Melbourne this Summer

beat Magazine, The Cider & Pork Festival is returning to Melbourne, January 16, 2017

Time Out Melbourne

January 2017

Another great online result for the Victorian Cider & Pork Festival with a listing on Time Out Melbourne, reviewing the event as a major summer foodie attraction in Melbourne, this was also shared on their Facebook Page

Time Out Melbourne, Victorian Cider and Pork Festival, January 9, 2017


Urban List Melbourne

December 2016

The Victorian Cider & Pork Festival was Urban Listed in the lead up to the event and shared on their Facebook Page, this was a great online result for  our client with huge reach among the younger Melbourne demographic

Urban List Melbourne, The Cider and Pork Festival is Coming Back to Melbourne, December 14, 2016

Mountain View Mail

December, 2016

A fantastic article on the new Yarra Valley Wine & Food Festival coming to the region next year April 1 - 2, 2017. Read about it below!

Mountain View Mail, Here's cheers to the festival, December 13, 2016

Lilydale and Yarra Valley Leader

December, 2016

The Lilydale and Yarra Valley Leader agrees that the Yarra Valley is the perfect place for a food and wine festival! 

Lilydale and Yarra Valley Leader, Perfect for a wine festival, December 13, 2016

Maroondah Leader

December 2016 

The announcement of the 2017 Yarra Valley Wine & Food Festival was mentioned in the Maroondah Leader 

Maroondah Leader, No better place for fine food, December 13, 2016


Mountain View Mail

December 2016

Another great write up on The Deck at Rochford Wines - Yarra Valley's newest night time attraction overhanging the Rochford Lake and serving the wineries finest wines, alongside a hearty BBQ-style menu

Mountain View Mail, Its so cool to be out on The Deck, December 13, 2016


The Lilydale & Yarra Valley Leader

December 2016

The 2017 inuagural Yarra Valley Wine & Food Festival recieved a great write up about receiving Governement funding in the local Melbourne Leader 

The Lilydale & Yarra Valley Leader, Grape expectations for wine region, December 8,2016


The Lilydale & Yarra Valley Leader

December 2016

Rochford Wines newest night time attraction 'The Deck at Rochford Wines' recieved a special mention in the local Yarra Valley Leader. The Deck brings a sought after night life attraction to the Yarra Valley offering an outdoor bar and dining setting alongside live music  

The Lilydale & Yarra Valley Leader, Relaxing nights at Rochford, December 6, 2016

The Australian Traveller

December 2016

A great guide to St Kilda is featured in the 2016/2017 Summer Edition of The Australian Traveller. Read about the top bars, restaurants and sites to visit, all what makes St Kilda the perfect spot for a weekend on Melbourne's fringe

The Australian Traveller, Hip Hood St Kilda,Summer Edition 2016/2017


Herald Sun,

November 2016

A fantastic article on the Waterfront Welcomer's campaign. A community initiative orgainsed by Port Melbourne Business Assocaition, that aims to increase tourism and the local economy as the 2016/2017 cruise ship season launches at Port Melbourne's Station Pier. 

Herald Sun, Cruising into a yummy welcome, November 3, 2016


Qantas, The Australian Way

November 2016

Berkeley River Lodge received a great feature in the latest Qantas in-flight magazine, showing the gorgeous scenery the Kimberley's have to offer. 

Qantas The Australian Way, Where The River Runs, November, 2016


The Age

October 2016

The St Kilda Halloween Festival recieved a great mention in The Age, referring to the entertainment that will be showcased in Acland Street and Fitroy Street, October 31st.

The Age, 20 things to see hear and do this weekend, October 29, 2016

Sunday Herald 

Sunday Tasmanian

October 2016

Our wonderful Yarra Valley client Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa was featured in the Escape Magazine section of Hearld Sun and Sunday Tasmanian for their incredible summer accomodation deal 

Sunday Herald Sun, 10 deals of the week, October 31, 2016

Sunday Tasmanian, 10 deals of the week, October 31, 2016

Herald Sun

October 2016

A great review and some classic photo's of the Port's Paw Parade in the Sunday Herald Sun

Sunday Herald Sun, Nothin like a hound dog, October 23, 2016


Herlad Sun

October 2016

Another great result for Port's Paw Parade, featured on the liveslist of Herlad Sun over the weekend 

Herald Sun, Embarrass your dog, October 22, 2016


The Australian - Deal Magazine

October 2016

A fantastic result for our wonderful client First Contact in Deal Magazine of the Australian. CEO Paul Schmeja describes how First Contact has disrupted traditional service models throughout the national building management industry - with the introduction of professional five - star hotel Concierge personnel services into key corporate facilities.

The Australian Deal Magazine, Pressure Points, October 21, 2016

The Age 

October 2016

The Age describes the inaugural Port's Paw Parade as one of the Top 20 things to do in Melbourne this week - this is one we have loved working with.

The Age, 20 things to see hear and do this weekend, October 21, 2016

Herald Sun

October 2016

A great article on our wonderful client - Cuban Jazz Festival - talking about the wonderful music and exciting entertainment that will be held this Sunday in the Yarra Valley!

Herald Sun, Rumba time to be had by all, October 21, 2016


The Weekly Review

October 2016 

A great review on the Cuban Jazz Festival in The Weekly Review this week!

The Weekly Review, Going Out, October 19, 2016

Sunday Telegraph

Sunday Times

October 2016 

Another fantastic article on Western Australia's Berkeley River Lodge - truly one of Australia's most luxurious and remote lodges, that has to be on everyone's bucket list! Have a read below, as it appears in both Perth's Sunday Times and Sydney's Sunday Telegraph  

Sunday Telegraph, Hooked on wild luxury, October 16, 2016

Sunday Times, Hooked on wild luxury, October 16, 2016

Ranges Trader Mail

October 2016

A wonderful result for our client Cuban Jazz Festival -  a hugely successfully Yarra Valley event now in it's 13th consecutive year!

Ranges Trader Mail, New venue as festival fires, October 18, 2016


Mountain View Mail

October 2016

A fantastic article on the Cuban Jazz Festival and their re-location to the Yarra Glen Racecourse this year.

Mountain View Mail, New venue for jazz, October 18, 2016


The Australian

October 2016

A wonderful article in The Australian reviewing one of Australia's most remote and luxurious lodges - the Berkely River Lodge in Western Australia 

The Australian, Time out by the Timor Sea, October 15 -16, 2016

Caulfield Leader

October 2016

Our most recent client Port Melbourne Business Association is presenting the first ever Puppy Parade in Port Melbourne - Port's Paw Parade.

Check out this fantastic article in Caulfield Leader - we are loving it!

Caulfield Leader, Best friends out in town, October 11, 2016


Signature Luxury Travel Magazine

September 2016 

Here at TPP we love eating out in St Kilda - and this article explains why. Read about what St Kilda has to offer in the 2016 Spring Edition of Signature Luxury Travel Magazine

Signature Luxury Travel Magazine, Taste of St Kilda, September 2016


Yahoo 7! Total Travel

September 2016

Allison Wallace writes a great article on her visit to the Berkely River Lodge and the Kimberley's, take a look at her article!

Yahoo 7! Total Travel, What it's like to stay at one of Australia's most remote luxury lodges, September 29, 2016 


Facility Management Magazine

August/September 2016

Our client First Contact is causing disruption to traditional service models throughout the national building management industry - read about it in the September edition of Facility Mangament Magazine.

Facility Management Magazine, Harnessing the secret to front-of-house services, August/September, 2016



Get Up & Go Magazine

Spring Edition, September - November 2016 

A fantastic article on St Kilda's Fitzroy Street and all it has to offer! St Kilda is great place to visit as Melbourne's seaside suburb

Get Up & Go Magazine, Putting on the Fitz! Spring Edition 2016

Gold Coast Bulletin

September, 2016

Read about Melbourne's Radisson on Falgstaff Gardens great over night package deal which celebrates their win at the HM Awards for Best Upscale Hotel in Australia

Gold Coast Bulletin, Melbourne Travel Tibets, September 24 2016

The Weekend West

September, 2016

The Weekend West mentions the new Hotel Displays at Kimberley Hotels in thier travel section - read the artcile below.

The Weekend West, Peek into Kimberley's past, September 17, 2016


Kimberley Echo

September, 2016

A great write up about the new Historical Display at Hotel Kununurra in Western Australia - the display showcases the rich history behind these iconic Kimberley towns 

Kimberley Echo, Hotel displays reveal region's rich past, September 8, 2016


Melbourne Leader Newspapers

September, 2016

Melbourne Leader newspapers covered Park Avenue Accomodation's September School Holiday Special - a great opportunity for a family getaway to Melbourne

Moonee Valley Leader, School hoilday treat, September 6, 2016

Mornington Peninsula, School holiday treat, September 6, 2016

Whitehorse Leader, School holiday treat, September 5, 2016

Caulfield Glen Eira, School holiday treat, September 6, 2016

Progress Leader, School holiday treat, September 6, 2016


Weekend Australian 

September, 2016

A great review by Susan Kurosawa in the Weekend Australian on Aurora Spa in St Kilda - we find there's always so much to do and see in St Kilda, visit www.stkildamelbourne.com.au 

Weekend Australian, T&I Loves, September 3, 2016


Herald Sun

August 2016

Wonderful coverage in the Herald Sun discussing Melbourne's history and its anniversary as a city - known as Melbourne Day 

Herald Sun, Descendants of Mlebourne Pioneers celebrate city's 181st birthday, August 30 2016


The Huffington Post

August 2016

A great write up in the Huffington Post about Melbourne Day - celebrating 181 years of Melbourne!

The Huffington Post, Melbourne celebrates its 181st birthday in style, August 30, 2016 


Perth Now

August 2016

A fantastic mention in Perth Now on Melbourne Day's Concert with Ross Wilson, Jack Howard and Lisa Edwards - celebrating 181 years of Melbourne 

Perth Now, Melbourne Day Concert to celebrate city in song and dance, August 29 2016

Brisbane Courier Mail

August 2016

Brisbane Courier Mail reports on Melbourne Day's concert with Ross Wilson, Jack Howard and Lisa Edwards

Brisbane Courier Mail, Melbourne Day Concert to celebrate city in song and dance, August 29, 2016


Daily Telegraph

August 2016

An exclusive write up in the Daily Telegraph about Melbourne Day's Concert and performers - Ross Wilson, Jack Howard and Lisa Edwards 

Daily Telegraph, Melbourne Day Concert to celebrate city in song and dance, August 29 2016 


Herald Sun

August 2016

Melbourne Day makes it On The List in Melbourne! Read about Melbourne Day activites and events in this article  

Herald Sun, 21 things on in Victoria, August 21 2016


The Weekly Review

August 2016

The Weekly Review writes about Melbourne Day - celebrating 181 marvellous years of this wonderful city, Melbourne on August 30. You can read all about the event details in this article or visit MelbourneDay.com.au

The Weekly Review, The City is celebrating its birthday with Melbourne Day, August 24 2016 


Luxury Travel Magazine

August 2016

"Set in the remote Kimberley region of WA, Berkeley River Lodge is barefoot luxury at its best"  - A fantastic article on Berkeley River Lodge's Stay 4, Pay 3 Offer in Luxury Travel Magazine

Luxury Travel Magazine, Free Night at the Berkeley River Lodge, October Edition 2016


Luxury Australian Travel Trade E-News

August 2016 

Fanastic insight into First Contact and their passion for delivering exceptional conceriege services tailored to create a unique guest experience for every client.

Latte Luxury News, 10 Questions with First Contact, August 12, 2016


Herald Sun (Sydney)

August 2016

Terrific article mentioning The Berkely River Lodge as one of the best places to go at the moment, with their great deal of Stay 4, Pay 3! 

Herlad Sun Sydney, Going Places, August 14, 2016

Woman's Day 

August 2016

A wonderful insight into the Lombard family and their passion for the Olympic Games!

Woman's Day, Aussie Olympic Obsessions with the Lombard Family, August 15, 2016


Herald Sun (Melbourne)

August 2016

A terrific Q&A with Rochford Wines executive chef Raki Andriana on all things food ahead of the Rochford Wines' Open Door weekend.

Herald Sun Melbourne, Chef Q&A with Raki Andriana, August 6, 2016


Sunshine Coast Sunday

August 2016

Great article highlighting The Berkely River Lodge among some of the best deals in travel at the moment with their great offer of Stay 4, Pay 3!  

Sunshine Coast Sunday, 10 Best Deals in Travel, August 7, 2016

Herald Sun - Confidential Pages

July 2016

Melbourne Day is approaching! The Confidential Pages mentions the Free Melbourne Day Concert celebrating 181 years of Melbourne, August 30

Herald Sun - Confidential, City's 181, and still rockin', July 29. 2016


Out & About with kids 

July 2016

"Launceston is now emerging as a vibrant Tasmanian tourist destination in its own right" - read more about what Launceston has to offer for families at all ages!

Out & About with Kids, Soft adventures and big thrills in Launceston, July Winter Edition, 2016


The Saturday Age and Sydney Morning Herald

July 2016

Great artilce on one of our key clients - First Contact Executive Hospitality -  this month describing the amazing work they are doing in the commericial real estate building sector! Bringing the concierge to the work place.

The Saturday Age, Concierge comes to the office, July 9, 2016

Sydney Morning Herald, Bringing the concierge to the workplace, July 9 2016


Daily Telegraph 

June 2016

We love to see our clients success published in the news! Read about Claude Lombard from Lombard The Paper People discussing his successful family business and their new merchandise for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games

Daily Telegraph, Claude a massice success, on paper, June 25, 2016

Weekend Gold Coast Bulletin

June, 2016

A feature story on Berkley River Lodge appeared in the Weekend Gold Coast Bulletin mentioning their latest Long Stay Offer and was described as one of Western Australia's leading luxury resorts 

Weekend Gold Coast Bulletin, Travel Tidbits, June 11, 2016


Yahoo! 7 Travel

May, 2016

Our lovely clients Destination Launceston were featured online in the Yahoo! 7 Travel section with tips on how to spend a (long) weekend! Read all about it below

Yahoo! 7 Travel, How to spend a (long) weekend in Launceston, May 30, 2016


Sunday Age M Magazine 

May, 2016

A fantastic result  for our lovely client St Kida Tourism & Events- whose top tips for a healthy winter getaway in St Kilda was featured as the front page lead story in the Sunday Age M Magazine!

 Sunday Age M Magazine, Top Tips for a Healthy Winter Getaway in St Kilda, May 22, 2016 

eGlobal Travel Media

May, 2016

Fantastic coverage of our clients - First Contact - in the headline news section of eGlobal Travel Media! Read about it below. 

eGlobal Travel Media, Big business luring hotel concierge graduates away, May 18th, 2016


The Age  

May, 2016

Our clients - Carlson Rezidor - are taking the hotel industry by storm! Featuring in The Age and 10 other Fairfax online stories, read all about it below.

The Age, Hotel sector predicts strong growth, May 5th, 2016


QANTAS Traveller Insider 

May, 2016

Our wonderful clients - Destination Launceston - featured in QANTAS' online magazine - Traveller Insider! Check it out below and find out what QANTAS think are the best places to eat in Launceston.

QANTAS Traveller Insider, The Best Dining Experiences in Launceston, May 2nd, 2016


Hotel Management 

May, 2016

A fantastic write up of our clients Carlson Rezidor in leading magazines - Hotel Management and e-Hotelier! Read about Carlson Rezidor's plans for expansion below.

Hotel Management, Carlson Rezidor to accelerate Australasian growth, May 4th, 2016


Signature Travel & Style    

April, 2016

Our brilliant clients Truenorth Helicopter featured in Signature Travel & Style. Read all about it below!

Signature Travel & Style, Better By Air, April, 2016


Signature Travel & Style

April, 2016

What a coup for our wonderful clients, Berkeley River Lodge featuring in Signature Travel & Style! Read the fabulous editorial below.

Signature Travel & Style, Kimberley Diamond, April, 2016



April, 2016

Our lovely clients KAOS were featured in the Echo for their fantastic two day event. Read all about it below.

Echo, Kids have a wild time, April 7th, 2016


Sunday Herald Sun        

April, 2016

A fantastic write up of our clients' - Berkeley River Lodge - in the Sunday Herald Sun, Sunday Mail (Adelaide & Brisbane), Sunday Telegraph and the Sunday Times. This fantastic piece of writing truly encapsulates Berkeley River Lodge in all of it's glory. Check it out below!

Sunday Herald Sun, Edge of the World, April 4th, 2016


Geelong Advertiser            

March, 2016

The brilliant Kid's Adventure Outdoors Ambassador (KAOS) - Chris Porter - was featured in the Geelong Advertiser talking all things KAOS! Read about it below.

Geelong Advertiser, Get Active and Feel the Rewards, March 30th, 2016


Herald Sun                  

March, 2016

Rochford Wines was featured front and centre in the Herald Sun's 'Mikey's Must See Three' as the number one music event for that weekend! Check it out below. 

Herald Sun, Mikey's Must See Three, March 10th, 2016


The Senior Traveller                              

March, 2016

Fitzroy Street Business Association featured in The Senior Traveller with an expose all about St. Kilda! Read about it below. 

The Senior Traveller, Rediscover St. Kilda, March, 2016


PS News Online                                      

February, 2016

Our wonderful clients - Berkeley River Lodge - featured in PS News Online! Read all about it and click the link below.

PS News Online, Cost savings on an ultimate wilderness escapade in WA, February, 2016

Fishing World
February, 2016

A fantastic write up of our clients' - Berkeley River Lodge - in Fishing World's digital publication! Check out the link below

Fishing World, Berkeley River Lodge, February, 2016

Free Press Leader
February, 2016

Congrats to our colleague Ross Stevens from Tourism and Business Network Australia on the success of his recently launched Book Yarra Valley website

Free Press Leader, Booking Bonanza, February, 2016

Food Service Magazine
March, 2016

Great news for our client - Barakat Juices - on their feature in Food Service Magazine! Check out the spread below.

Food Service Magazine, Freshly-Squeezed Goodness, March, 2016

Colac Herald
February 12th, 2016

Fabulous news for our client- Apollo Bay Seafood Festival - receiving a State Government grant! Read all about it below.

Colac Herald, Seafood fest grows thanks to state grant, February 12th, 2016

Geelong Advertiser
February 17th, 2016

So excited for our client - Apollo Bay Seafood Festival - who featured in the Geelong Advertiser! Check out the link below.

Geelong Advertiser, Renowned chef a prize catch for seafood festival, February 17th, 2016

Australian Traveller 
March, 2016

Our wonderful client Truenorth Helicopters had their 5 -Star luxury 'Heli Safaris' featured in Vacations & Travel Magazine.

Australian Traveller, Outback Mirage, March 2016 

Vacations & Travel Magazine 
February 1, 2016

Our wonderful client Truenorth Helicopters had their 5 -Star luxury 'Heli Safaris' featured in Vacations & Travel Magazine. 

Vacations & Travel Magazine, Heli Safaris with Truenorth, February 2, 2016 


Star Community 
January 29, 2016

Our new client Book Yarra Valley was featured in Star Community highlighting their new website and app for Yarra Ranges businesses! 

Star Community, App-y to help out, January 29, 2016 


The Saturday Age
January 23, 2016

The Cider & Pork Festival featured in the Saturday Age. Check out the link below.

The Saturday Age, Food out of town, January 23rd, 2016

Regional Newspapers 
January 15, 2016

Our new client Truenorth Helicopters was featured in a number of regional newspapers including Chronicle, Daily Mercury, Fraser Coast Chronicle and the Queensland Times. Read all about it below.

Regional Newspapers,Tick WA Trip Off Bucket List, January 15th, 2016

Luxury Travel 

January 1, 2016

Another wonderful review of our client - Berkeley River Lodge. Check out the spread below! 

Luxury Travel, Laidback in the Outback, January 1st, 2016

The Herald Sun

December 15, 2015

The Herald Sun this week featured an interview with Natalie Bassingthwaighte ahead of the Rogue Traders New Years Eve performance at our client Rochford Wines. Check it out below!

The Herald Sun, Nat Back With Rogues, December 15, 2015

The Senior
December 15, 2015

A great write up for our new clients, Pork & Cider Festival in The Senior. Read all about the Australia Day Long Weekend extravaganza in the link below.

The Senior, Pork and Cider Shine at Australia Day Festival, December 15, 2015

The Weekend West
December 12, 2015

Our fantastic new clients, Truenorth Helicopters, had their heli-safaris feature in The Weekend West. Have a read of it below. 

The Weekend West, WA Shortcuts, December 12, 2015

The Senior 
November 24, 2015

Our beautiful client Berkeley River Lodge recieved a great write up in The Senior! Have a look at it below.

The Senior, You Won't Believe How Beautiful A Place Can Be, November 24, 2015
The Senior, You Won't Believe How Beautiful A Place Can Be, November 24, 2015


Hobsons Bay Leader
November 4, 2015

Our lovely client Irabina Autism Services, had a feature interview, appear in the Hobsons Bay Leader this week.

Hobsons Bay Leader, Shine Light On The Spectrum, November 4, 2015


Herald Sun
October 31, 2015

Another client of us featured in top spot on 'livelist' "Hot 5 Spook-Outs" for Halloween. Happy Halloween everyone! 

Hot 5 Spook-Outs, livelist, October 31, 2015


Holidays For Couples
October 29, 2015

Our spectacular client the Berkeley River Lodge had their 'Ultimate Photographic Retreat' feature on Holidays for Couples. 

Berkeley River Lodge Provides the Ultimate Photographic Retreat, October 2015


Herald Sun
October 24, 2015

"Ladies and gentlemen, light your Cubans!" Great piece in the Herald Sun's 'livelist' over the weekend for our client Rochford Wines Yarra Valley and their annual Cuban Jazz festival. 

Smokin' Cuba, livelist, October 24, 2015


The Age, Epicure,
October 20, 2015

Our wonderful client, Rochford Wines Yarra Valley, received a mention in Epicure this week! Absolutely fantastic!

The Age, Epicure, October 20, 2015

The Weekend Australian,
October 10-11, 2015

Great results from our Media Famil trip to the 'Top End' in July this year! Fantastic write up about Darwin from Sarah Nicholson. 

Destination Afloat, Into the Wetlands, October 10-11, 2015, Page 1
Destination Afloat, Into The Wetlands, October 10-11, 2015, Page 2

Australian Senior Traveller,
October 3, 2015

An amazing result for out client Elan Soho Suites featuring the hotel and Darwin's surrounds in Australian Senior Traveller!


Luxury Travel,
September 1, 2015

Our spectacular client The Berkeley River Lodge was featured in Luxury Travel as one of Australia's cosy getaways! 

Luxury Travel, Cosy Getaways, September 1, 2015 

Herald Sun,
August 27, 2015

Our new client 'Melbourne Day' revealed Melbourne's 2015 Junior Lord Mayor yesterday! What a lovely picture of our Lord Mayor and our Junior Lord Mayor in the Herald Sun this morning. Congratulations Claire!

Herald Sun, 'Robes On For Mini Mayor', August 27, 2015 


Ballarat Courier
August 1, 2015

Another fantastic result for our client Kryal Castle, featuring in the Ballarat Courier to celebrate horses' birthday! 

Ballarat Courier: Kryal Castle, August 1, 2015

Luxury Travel Magazine
July 24, 2015

More great news for our wonderful client The Berkeley River Lodge, who were featured in a six page spread in the Australian Traveller.


Vacations & Travel Magazine 
July 8, 2015

Our spectacular client The Berkeley River Lodge in the Kimberley region was featured in Vacations & Travel Magazine. 

Travel Talk: Western Australia's most unique getaway, July 8, 2015

The Herald Sun 
July 4, 2015

Our beautiful client Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa in the Yarra Valley was featured in The Herald Sun!

Beauty Bottler, July 4, 2015

The Saturday Age and Sydney Morning Herald

June 27, 2015 

Our lovely client Elan Soho Suites was reviewed by Belinda Jackson in The Saturday Age and Sydney Morning Herald!

Belinda Jackson checks out Darwin's newest hotel, June 27, 2015 

Yarra Valley News
June 23, 2015 

Rochford Wines annual open house weekend was featured in the Yarra Valley News!

Fine wines in the making at Rochford Wines, June 23, 2015

July 2015

Great result for our new client Berkeley River Lodge featuring its new ultimate corporate escape in Micenet magazine!

Top 5 Meetings on an Island, July Edition 

Ballarat Courier 
June 4, 2015

Kryal Castle is featuring on former AFL star Cameron Ling's new show 'Melbourne Weekender'!

Former AFL star Cameron Ling's new adventure at Kryal Castle Saturday June 27, 2015 


The Age - Traveller
June 4, 2015

Great results for our client Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa's new winter deal was featured in Fairfax's 'Traveller'! 

Travel deals: Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa in the Yarra Valley half price stays on Thursday June 4 2015


Shepparton News
April 4, 2015

One of our lovely clients 'Chocoholic Tours' treated Shepperton news journalist Jenna Bishop to a delicious chocolate tour in Melbourne CBD!

Chocoholic Tour Delights on Saturday April 4 2015 


Mordialloc Chelsea Leader
February 25, 2015

Golf day on par for Cash boost 

Irabina's annual charity golf day on Monday March 16 2015 


Herald Sun
February 25, 2015

Ron's the Man in St Kilda Van

St Kilda Tourism Launches New Visitor Information Kombi with Ron Barassi 

Herald Sun
February 24,2015

Crusaders of the keg

The Great Australian Beer Festival was home to the nation's inaugural keg rolling competition. 

Herald Sun
February 17, 2015

Get Crafty

Learn more about the Great Australian Beer Festival here

Mount Evelyn and Rages Trader Mail
February 3, 2015

Lovers Bowled Over

Read about Valentine's Day at Rochford Wines here


Nourish Magazine
February Edition

In The Cellar

Read more about the wines on the Great Ocean Road here


Geelong Advertiser
January 17, 2015

St Kilda awakens all the senses

Read Jenna Meade's account of her weekend away in St Kilda here

The Australian

January 14, 2015

Hotels for Wine Lovers

Balgownie has been listed one of the top four hotels for wine lovers in the Australian. 


Leader Newspaper (Manningham, Diamond Valley, Whitehorse, Whittlesea, Knox, Wyndham, Frankston, Dandenong)
December 29, 2014 - January 5, 2015

Great Food On Your Doorstep

Read about Shannon's overnight trip to Jasper here

Herald Sun
December 9, 2014 

Quest to Rule the Castle

Learn what else is happening at Kryal these Victorian School Holidays


Gram Magazine
October 2014

St Kilda Food Amazing Race

Read about the fierce dining competition here!


Voyeur - Virgin Inflight Magazine
October 2014

The Great Escape

Read about the food, wine and beer industry on the Great Ocean Road


The Weekly Review Greater Geelong
September 25, 2014

An Escape to St Kilda


Gourmet On The Road
September 13, 2014

Read: Country comforts in Warrnambool; an ideal base for Great Ocean Road exploration

Read: Basalt Wines -  Winsor Dobbin's Wine of the Week 


Sunday Herald Sun
August 31, 2014

Balgownie Estate Vineyard

Click here to read all about the Sunday Herald Sun's "Wellness Destination of the Month" our client Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa - Yarra Valley


Albury Border Mail 
August 23, 2014

First Port of Call 

Click here to read all about Port Fairy and its boutique accommodation Drift House - and while you're reading - check out Jasper Hotel in the Short Stays Section!



Herald Sun Weekend Lift Out
July 26, 2014

Fairytale Break

Click here to read about why your next getaway should be to Port Fairy!


Sunday Herald Sun
July 27, 2014

Eat Street - Fitzroy Street, St Kilda

Click here for your Dining Guide to St Kilda


Nourish Magazine 
June Edition 

Urban Retreat - the restaurants, spa retreats and leisure activities in St Kilda

Click here to find out the best way to eat well and relax in St Kilda


mX Newspaper - Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane
June 3, 2014

Cosy By The Beach

Click here to find out some of the best hangouts in St Kilda this winter

Fairfax Online

April 1, 2014

Kryal Castle - How to Be a Knight

So You Want to Be a Knight

Sunday Age
February 23, 2014

Modern Melbourne: Grape Grazing at Rochford Wines

Experience the good times had here (PDF)

Jetstar Magazine
January 2014

The best of St Kilda

Great food, cocktails and fun times to be had in St Kilda (PDF)

Yahoo 7 Travel
December 18, 2013

A de-vine time exploring Tasmania's north

A travel guide to launceston (link)


Ninemsn Travel

November 26, 2013

Eat your way through St Kilda

St Kilda: the perfect place for a decadent weekend (link)


Herald Sun
November 9, 2013

Stay at Bay of Islands, Peterborough

And what to do while you're there (PDF)


Gastrology Food Blog
October 7, 2013

Stamford Plaza Melbourne launches new tapas menu.

Click here to read all about the delicious menu launch (link)

Mountain Views Mail
September 17, 2013

Cuban Jazz returns to Rochford Wines for its 10th year running in October.

Learn more about the hip-shaking festival here (PDF)

The Weekend Australian
August 10, 2013

Radisson Flagstaff Gardens Melbourne is THE place to stay in Melbourne this AFL footy season

Read more about it here (PDF)

The Brisbane Times (also appearing in The Age, The Age Online,SMH Online and more!) 
Weekend Away
July 27, 2013

Make you next weekend destination the rolling hills of Yarra Glen, staying at Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort and Spa - which has a great restaurant, spa, vineyard, luxury accommodation and cellar door all on-site!

Click here to read all about it!

Ballarat Courier
Kryal Castle Jousters to Compete in Major Tournament
June 24, 2013

Kryal Castle is a great school holiday destination for the whole family this school holidays.

Click here to learn more about Kryal's activities this school holidays!

Channel 10 News at 5
Puffing Billy Great Train Race
May, 2013

Puffing Billy Great Train Race - video

MX Newspaper
Here's to the grape outdoors
April 9, 2013

Pictorial - Yarra Valley Food & Wine Festival

Here's to the grape outdoors (PDF)


Ballarat Courier
Kryal Castle is Reborn
March 4, 2013

Across the drawbridge into a magical world.

Kryal Castle is Reborn (PDF)


The Age
Jousting to be king of tourism castle
March 1, 2013

Ballarat's Kryal Castle will reopen on Saturday after a $10 million overhaul that recaptures the swords and sorcery magic of it 's 1970's heyday.

Jousting to be king of tourism castle (PDF)


Royal Auto
March 2013
Hume with a View

Strath Creek's picturesque cricket ground is just one surpise in this lovely pocket of central Victoria.

Hume With A View - Article (PDF)


Sun Herald
At A Glance - Warrnambool
February 24, 2013

Lee Atkinson goes in search of whales, treasure and some very tasty cheese along the Great Ocean Road.

At A Glance - Article (PDF)


Herald Sun - Travel Section
Stay At My Place - accommodation review St Kilda
January 25, 2013

Set on The Esplanade, Novotel St Kilda is a family stroll across the road to St Kilda Pier or a rock 'n' roll stumble from the famous Esplanade Hotel.

Stay At My Place - article (PDF)

Herald Sun - Travel Section
Stay At My Place - accommodation review Warburton
January 11, 2013

Stay in comfort at Annie's Escape in Warburton and discover the Warburton Rail Trail and local eateries.

Stay at My Place - article (PDF)


Herald Sun Escape
Nature Trail
December 7, 2012

You'll find rich history, fine food and plenty of animal magic on the Shipwreck Coast writes Phil Skeggs.

Nature Escape - article (PDF)


Sunday Age
Christmas Essentials - That's Entertainment
December 2, 2012

All you need is a deck chair and a picnic rug to see Elvis Costello strut his stuff at Rochford Winery's Day On The Green concert on Australia Day, backed by the trusty Imposters band.

Christmas Essentials - article (PDF)


Weeknights, Southern Cross Ten
Goulburn River Valley Tourism Executive Officer appointed to ARTN Board
December 2, 2012

New challenges for one of the region's tourism industry experts; Goulburn River Valley Executive Officer Amanda McCulloch has recently been appointed to the Australian Regional Tourism Network.

Video Clip Attached

Sun Herald
Guide at a Glance - Healesville
November 11, 2012

Lose yourself in the food and wine of the Yarra Valley - and walk with the birds when you're done, writes Lee Atkinson.


The Weekend Australian
Buckets and spades of nostalgia
September 14, 2012

Melbourne's St Kilda is full of holiday charm writes Travel Editor Susan Kurosawa

Buckets and spades article (PDF)


Ninemsn - Homepage + Editor's Pick
The upside of being in Melbourne in winter
June 28, 2012

With its laneway cafes, hidden bars and globe-trotting cuisine, Melbourne is often said to be the most European city of Australia. So when winter hits, the cold weather is but a minor hindrance to a good time (no thermals required).