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December 7, 2015 Hotel News No Comments Print Print Email Email

A group of worldly travellers, with a combined fan base of over 1,055,000, will set sail this summer on a series of getaways around Australia with AccorHotels, sharing their escapades through the lens of their social media channels using the hashtag #WelcomeTraveller.


AccorHotels is on the hunt for a socially savvy fan to join high profile social influencers, Garry Norris (@garrynorris), Emily Ristevski (@helloemilie) and Jason Charles Hill (@jasoncharleshill), on the #WelcomeTraveller campaign trail, for the chance to win an exclusive Australian Open 2016 experience worth over $2,400.

With hotel guests already actively posting their travel experiences on social media, AccorHotels is giving away the final and most exclusive experience to one lucky social follower. The creator of the most captivating and engaging travel experience social post using the campaign hashtag #WelcomeTraveller and Instagram handle @accorhotels_aus, will be asked to join the campaign and share an exclusive Australian Open 2016 experience on their social channels.

The Australian Open 2016 experience* includes; return flights for two to Melbourne, Category 1 tickets to the Australian Open 2016 Women’s Final, two nights’ accommodation at Mercure Melbourne Treasury Gardens and the ultimate dining experience at Sofitel Melbourne on Collins’ No.35 restaurant (total prize valued at over $2,400).

AccorHotels national social campaign #WelcomeTraveller aims to showcase the variety of experiences guest can enjoy when travelling around Australia with AccorHotels.

Eight influencers will embark on a series of travel adventures, staying in 13 AccorHotels properties across ten locations including; Cairns, Port Douglas, Palm Cove, Brisbane, Sydney, Hunter Valley, Adelaide, Barossa Valley, Margret River and Melbourne.

The first two of the eight influencers have set off on their travels which include:

Garry Norris has set off on his ‘South Australia Expedition’, conquering wineries, hot air balloons and degustation dinners. As he makes his way from Adelaide through to the Barossa Valley, he’ll enjoy the comforts of Mount Lofty House –MGallery Collection, Novotel Barossa Valley Resort and ibis Adelaide.   – Live now

Yan Yan Chan (@_yanyanchan) will experience a ‘Night on the Town’ in Sydney, where she will enjoy five star accommodation at Sofitel Sydney Wentworth with exclusive lounge access and a decadent high tea, plus tickets to the sold out Cinderella performance by the Australian Ballet.  – Live now 

Rhiannon Taylor (@inbedwith) will lead followers on a ‘Foodies Guide to Brisbane’, taste testing her way through the city with VIP restaurant bookings at Pullman Brisbane King George Square, The New Inchcolm Hotel Brisbane –MGallery Collection and Novotel Brisbane.  – Live 14th December

Emily Ristevski and Jason Charles Hill’s will start the new year with an ‘Ultimate Cairns Adventure’, exploring  tropical rainforests, colourful reefs and coastal views between resting their heads at Pullman Cairns International, Pullman Port Douglas Sea Temple Resort and Spa and The Reef House Palm Cove –MGallery Collection.

– Live 5th January

To participate in the campaign and post your travel experiences, follow AccorHotels Australia on Instagram (@AccorHotels_Aus) and Facebook (AccorHotels).

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