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Esplanade Hotel wins Environmental Initiative Award
The Esplanade has already been awarded an AAA Tourism Green Star accreditation for its enviro-friendly approach, the first hotel in WA to receive such recognition. Click here to read more

Night of excellence showcases WA's Best
The Annual AHA AON Hotel Awards for excellence were revealed last night in glittering style with over 1000 people in attendance. Click here to read more

'Ice' campaign hits the mark
A new federal advertising campaign being launched today targeting the abuse of the drug "Ice" has been applauded by hotel operators in WA. Click here to read more

Freo Smoking bans naive
Smoking bans on Fremantle footpath alfresco dining areas may sound good in theory, but will cause confrontation and confusion for tourists, visitors and restaurant staff, according to Australian Hotels Association (WA) CEO Bradley Woods. Click here to read more

Live music lives at The Hydey
The AHA has congratulated Hyde Park Hotel and ALH management today on its decision to continue with its live music program, but has warned that many other hotels face challenges due to sound restrictions and red tape. Click here to read more

AHA supports new drink spiking laws
The Australian Hotels Association (WA) has applauded a State Government decision to make drink spiking a criminal offence. Click here to read more

WA hotels working to reduce environmental impacts
The Australian Hotels Association WA today congratulated The Esplanade Hotel Fremantle for achieving carbon neutral status. Click here to read more

New liquor laws, new opportunities for hotels
The Australian Hotels Association has welcomed new opportunities arising from the introduction of new liquor laws on May 7 and is looking forward to supporting members through the implementation process Click here to read more

Survey reminds of need to be vigilant
A recent survey by the Injury Control Council highlights the need for hotel, bottle shop and liquor store operators to keep vigilant when it comes to screening the age of customers. Click here to read more

Hotels support cleaning up butt litter
Western Australian hotels are lending their support to today's National Day of Action on cigarette butt litter. Click here to read more


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