Entries by LindaJoannides

CLUB OFFERS NEW PRIVATE BREWING EXPERIENCE

For anyone who has ever dreamed of brewing their own craft beer but has no idea where to start, Bankstown Sports Club is offering a private brewing experience through their Basement Brewhouse.  It gives people an opportunity to gather knowledge and expert advice on everything there is to know about beer. The club is pitching […]

NEW MANDATORY LICENSEE & ADVANCED LICENSEE TRAINING

Recent legislative* change means that the club industry is required to obtain mandatory licensee training through Liquor & Gaming NSW approved courses. The Licensee and Advanced Licensee training courses are for licensees, approved managers and club secretaries, so you are better prepared for the challenges of operating a venue while ensuring a vibrant and safe hospitality scene. Advanced Licensee training is an additional […]

WHAT TO DO IF TIERING REGULATIONS CHANGE

Club managers at all levels have started to discuss what would happen if regulations around membership and loyalty program tiering led to either severe restrictions on how they operate, or even having them taken away completely. For many years clubs have used tiered loyalty programs to assist in building relationships with their members and differentiating […]

AUSTRALIA’S DEVELOPED A THIRST FOR KOMBUCHA

Kombucha sales are soaring and business is thriving for boutique producers. Interest in the fizzy fermented drink continues to grow as kombucha develops into a booming industry in Australia with an estimated value of $200 million. For the uninitiated, kombucha is a tart and slightly bitter drink that is carbonated like beer. It is made […]

PLENTY ON THE MENU FOR 2019 AHG EXPO

The calendar highlight for members of the food, beverage, hospitality and gaming industries is nearly here, and plenty of juicy details about what visitors and exhibitors can expect during the 2019 Keno Australasian Hospitality and Gaming Expo have been revealed. Visitors and exhibitors at last year’s expo will be excited to hear about the return […]