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Experience Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort, Gold Coast.
The Gold Coast’s only 5 star resort with an absolute
beachfront location and meeting facilities to suit all
occasions. Valid for bookings made by 31 October 2016.
For bookings or enquiries please call 07 5577 0037
or email email@example.com
*Must be booked by 31 October 2016. Discount applies to Groups greater than 20 rooms per night.
Stays booked >366 days in advance = 15% discount, 181 – 365 days in advance = 12% discount.
Valid only for new bookings, subject to availability and cannot be combined with other offers.
to a new custom-build waterfront location along the Harbour Lights boardwalk.
The new location will provide guests with sweeping views of the inlet and mountains beyond
which is a fitting backdrop for Ochre’s always-enticing Australian cuisine which will continue to
feature the best local produce, craft beer on tap and extensive wine list.
Catering for up to 150 guests with inside and outside areas, the new location is available now.
For those with a penchant for adventure, Raging Thunder Adventures has launched a
rainforest adventure where you can abseil, zip line, slide and jump between the waterfalls and
pools of Crystal Canyon.
The half-day Cairns canyoning tour is best for a maximum of 12 people who will enjoy the
experience under the supervision of two guides (cost $169pp).
North of Cairns in Port Douglas, a new bar, restaurant and event space has recently opened
right on the marina which includes a microbrewery.
Hemingway’s Brewery is described as the first of its kind in Far North Queensland and offers
a relaxed vibe where guests can enjoy hand crafted beers suited to the tropical climate and
fresh local produce. A dedicated function space, Upstairs@Hemingway’s, caters to both small
and large groups.
Its location is such that reef visitors can hop off their boat in Port Douglas and within a few
steps are sitting down enjoying a local craft beer, great food, and reminiscing about the day they
Visit www.hemingwaysbrewery.com to learn more.
Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas
Director of sales and marketing at the Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas Resort, Nathan Gadd,
says the recent refurbishment of the property has received extremely positive feedback from the
tourism industry and its business event customers with strong interest from the domestic
market, in particular Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane, as well as New Zealand and further
“They are excited about the new and upgraded facilities and the creative ways we can now
host large scale events down to small team-building incentives,” he says.
“Prior to the announcement of the resort revitalisation there has always been high interest in
the property, especially from conference and
events business, however, the refurbishment
has certainly sparked additional interest and
in turn has converted new business from new
leads up until 2019 from all areas around the
“The high season for the Tropical North
Queensland region is between June through
to October with ideal tropical weather
conditions experienced throughout our winter
season versus the chilly southern states.
With the renewed interest in the resort plus
visitors that may have postponed their stay
with us from earlier in the year until after the
redevelopment was complete, we are now
seeing capacity levels reached for the
remainder of the year and leading into 2017.
“Business is predominantly from the
Australian southern states and the Asia
Pacific region with a good mix of international
visitors taking advantage of the [high] U.S.
“The iconic property will continue to take
steps forward to become Australia’s best
resort with new technology and facilities to
integrate which include the SPG Keyless
app, express check-in and additional
conference facilities.” m
The Cairns & Region Convention Bureau is once
again running its popular Sell TNQ educational
and familiarisation program. Visit www.
businesseventscairns.org.au to learn more about
meetings and events in the tropical north.
Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas -
Lagoon Edge Studio Suite.
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