Tag Archives: Australia

Embracing Harmony at the Outrigger Twin Towns Resort

By Leah Matters This month, the Outrigger Twin Towns Resort (ATT) team celebrated our Mateship value, Harmony and Freedom. Our Housekeeping team took leadership of this value and organised an afternoon of rest and relaxation. We were privileged to have … Read More.

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Mateship Value – Embracing Life

BY SHAUN MCCOY — June was the month chosen to celebrate our Mateship Value, Embracing Life. We at Outrigger Twin Towns Resort feel Embracing life is all about “having a go,” taking things as they come, getting on with it … Read More.

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Times Have Changed So Much! What’s Next?

BY DR. RICHARD KELLEY — This week, Linda and I attended a gala dinner honoring the founders of the University of Denver who, 150 years ago, put together some classrooms and began offering advanced educational opportunities to the people of … Read More.

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Cultures Celebrated

BY GAVAN CONWAY — Each year at the end of July, Outrigger properties in Australia honour the cultures of the more than 20 countries where our employees were born. It is a week of opportunity to learn a little about … Read More.

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Outrigger Little Hastings Street Resort and Spa Participates in Million Paws Walk

BY LYNN SCANLAN — The RSPCA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) Million Paws Walk was held May 19 and is Queensland’s biggest and most important fundraising event of the year. Read More.

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Clean Up Australia Day

BY NIEL MASON — The Outrigger Little Hastings Street Resort and Spa team joined forces with Clean Up Australia as the first-ever local resort to be registered with a designated site in Noosa. Front Office Manager Lynne Scanlan organised the … Read More.

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Proud to be Australian!

By Leah Matters and Kushend Kumar — Australia Day (previously known as Anniversary Day, Foundation Day and ANA Day) is the official national day of Australia. Celebrated annually on 26 January, the date commemorates the arrival of the 1st Fleet … Read More.

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Outrigger Little Hastings Street’s Chef Back by Popular Demand

BY NIEL MASON — One of the Sunshine Coast’s largest festivals which celebrates Queensland’s sub-tropical lifestyle, was held last weekend with Outrigger Little Hastings Street’s Executive Chef Michael Jenkins taking centre stage alongside some of the Coast’s top chefs and … Read More.

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Cultural Competency

BY GAVAN CONWAY — One of our Mateship Values is “In touch with local culture and the land,” similar to the Outrigger value of Wahi – sense of place). In keeping with this value, a group of Outrigger Surfers Paradise … Read More.

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2012 Aussie Mateship Awards

BY GAVAN CONWAY — In Outrigger’s Australia properties, the Ke ‘Ano Wa’a values are supported by Australian Mateship Values developed by a group of employees in 2011. The Australian culture has always been about being there for each other, and … Read More.

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