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Wednesday, October 9th, 2019


MINI British Film Festival 2019

Presented by Palace, the MINI British Film Festival will screen nationally from 29 October. Such is the popularity of the Festival, the 2019 edition will run for an extra week longer until 24 November. We are delighted to announce the first highlights from the programme which feature some of the most anticipated films of the year – from powerful true stories and literary adaptations to biographies and documentaries. With 20 new release titles plus a retrospective on Dame Helen Mirren and some restored gems, this year’s selection sees British cinemaRead More

PORTOLA HOTEL & SPA scores readers’ award

Condé Nast Traveller announced the results of its 32nd annual Readers’ Choice Awards with Portola Hotel & Spa recognized as the #14 Best Hotel in Northern California. Out of hundreds of qualified properties, the Portola Hotel & Spa secures it spot among the Top Twenty-Five Hotels in the region. Over half a million Condé Nast Traveller readers submitted a record-breaking number of responses rating their travel experiences to provide a full snapshot of where and how we travel today. A celebration of the best travel in the world, this award winRead More

Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour 2019

The Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour National Sweep kicked off recently, as the coveted trophy toured Deniliquin and Wakool in regional New South Wales and Koondrook on the Murray River in Victoria. The exciting new initiative will see 24 rural and regional tour destinations across Australia each allocated a starting gate (barrier) for the race that stops a nation, the 2019 Lexus Melbourne Cup. The town which draws the barrier of the Lexus Melbourne Cup-winning horse will be presented with $50,000 to put towards a charity supporting a local community initiative.Read More