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News and Information - Media Interviews - 2014 Media Interviews
20 November 2014GWN – Could this be the end of the country pub? The Government proposal to allow trading for major regional centre liquor stores may force regional accommodation and food and beverage hotel bottle shops to close. View the full news story here.
19 November 2014ABC720 – The time’s are certainly changing – yesterday the State Government announced that pubs and taverns and bars will now be allowed to trade until midnight on Sunday. Bradley Woods talks about why he likes this change and more. Listen to the full interview here.
18 November 20146PR – The State Government has tabled its response to the Liquor Control Act Review which was carried out over a long time, leading up the the middle of this year – listen to Bradley Woods talk about the Government’s Response. Listen to the full interview here.
14 November 2014Mix 94.5 – Most common things left behind in hotels? Listen to AHA WA CEO Bradley Woods and the Mix 94.5 Breakfast Crew talk about quirky lost property and things taken from rooms! Listen to the full interview here.
29 October 2014Is it 2014 or 1971?6PR – The Police Commissioner and Director of Liquor Licencing have been labelled ‘backward’ and openly criticised by the head of the Australian Hotels Association WA of the after the application for a 24 hour liquor licence was denied for the Perth Old Treasury development.
25 October 2014 Cider – Popular Brew Channel 9
Cider is becoming one of our most popular drinks of choice. There’s plenty of brewers here in WA and plenty of buyers too it seems with sales increasing 250 percent in just four years.
October 2014 ACCC Expedia Wotif Approval may mean Higher Prices for Consumers
Australian Financial Review – 3 October Hotels call for end to price restrictions The West Australian – 3 October ACCC gives green light for Expedia’s Wotif bid
The Australian – 3 October Regional players fearful of Wotif takeover
2GB – Interview with Ross Greenwood – 2 October Listen to the full interview here.
ABC720 – Interview with John McGlue – 2 October Listen to the full interview here.
17 August 2014 Air BnB Boom Channel 9
28 July 2014 State of our State Channel 9
20 June 2014 WA’s Price of Beer Channel 9
19 June 2014 WA’s Price of Beer Channel 9
11 June 2014 Minimum Wage Increase Channel 10
10 June 2014FIFA 2014 ETP’s720 ABC Listen to the full interview here.
06 June 2014 Whiskey in WA 7.30 Report
25 May 2014 Unions WA out of touch with WA Small Business ABC
14 May 2014 Restaurant Kids Channel 7
14 May 2014 Restaurant Kids – Discount for Good Behaviour Channel 9
14 May 2014 Hospitality Expo and Conference Australian First – Kevin Cherkas 6PR Listen to the full interview here.
14 May 2014 WA’s Best Steak Sandwich Competition 2014 – Perth’s BestToday Tonight
27 April 2014 Title for Perth’s best waiter: International Great Waiters Races set for East Perth News.com.au Read the full article here.
25 April 2014Families of MH370 victims offered Perth flights CNN Special Report
20 April 2014 Penalty Rates
6PRListen to the full interview here.
16 April 2014 Operation Unite – Easter 2014
6PR Listen to the full interview here.
8 April 2014 WA Hotels ready for MH370
China Press (Malaysia)
31 March 2014
Perth wants loved ones to be ‘comfortable’
ecns.cn. Read the full article here.
26 March 2014 Ritz-Carlton chain has chosen Elizabeth Quay
25 March 2014 Perth Hotels will assist in accommodation Families of MH370
The Islander. Read the full article. PerthNow. Read the full article.
5 March 2014 AHA Condemns Racist Pub Note
2UE Listen to the full interview here.
The Age (Melbourne). Read the full article. Sky News. Read the full article. The Australian. Read the full article. WAtoday. Read the full article. The West Australian. Read the full article. News.com.au. Read the full arficle. The Herald Sun. Read the full article. The Courier Mail. Read the full article. Perth Now. Read the full article. Donnybrook-Bridgetown Mail. Read the full article. Busselton-Dunsborough Mail. Read the full article. Mandurah Mail. Read the full article. Augusta Margaret River Mail. Read the full article. Central Midland & Coastal Advocate. Read the full article. Bunbury Mail. Read the full article. Prime 7 Central Coast (New South Wales). Read the full article. Nine News. Read the full article.
28 February 2014 New York Times Perth Article & QANTAS
20 February 2014 Perth Hotel Room Shortage Addressed
Read the AHA(WA) Media Release.
Listen to the 6PR interview. Read the WA Today article. Read The Daily Telegraph article. Read the Business News article. Read the Courier Mail article. Read the Canberra Times article. Read the Collie Mail article.
20 February 2014 FIFO Accommodation Plans
Channel 7 FIFO workers have been banned from sleeping inside Perth Airport. QANTAS has started closing its terminal late at night, leaving dozens of FIFO workers little choice but to pay a hotel for a few hours rest.
12 February 2014 High-Cost Living in Perth
6PR Perth – Peter BellDownload 6PR Radio Interview Bradley Woods
Channel 7 If you thought Perth is expensive, it’s now official. According to a price index Perth is Australia dearest city and one of the priciest in the world.
Channel 9 If you think Perth’s an expensive place to live, you’re right. It’s just been named one of the most expensive cities in the world with food and grocery prices doubling over the past decade.
15 January 2014 Liquor Control Act Review
ABC NewsThe State Government is under pressure to move quickly to implement the recommendations of a Review of WA’s Liquor Control Act, but the Hotel Lobby is warning its prepared for a fight and is urging the Government not to rush the process.
14 January 2014 Liquor Control Act Review Announcement
The WA review of the Liquor Control Act 1988 has been criticised by the Australian Hotels Association (WA) for championing the causes of health, anti-alcohol groups and WA Police over the interests of the hospitality industry and the public. Read the full Media Release here. To view the full press conference of the Minister for Racing Gaming and Liquor on our youtube channel click here .
To view the full press conference of AHA CEO Bradley Woods click here .
To listen to the full 6PR radio interview of AHA CEO Bradley Woods see below. Download 6PR Radio Interview Bradley Woods (16Mb)
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