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Award-winning Mildura park joins Discovery network

25/07/2019

Media Release Award-winning Mildura park joins Discovery network Discovery Holiday Parks today welcomes Discovery Parks - Mildura (formerly Buronga Riverside Tourist Park) to its ever-growing network; a highly-rated park on the River Murray overlooking Mildura. The 8-hectare park is known for its tranquil riverfront location, abundance of shady gum trees,...

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Discovery - Rottnest Island stars in MasterChef Australia

12/07/2019

Karl Wulf: Executive Chef at Pinky's Beach Club Media Release Discovery - Rottnest Island stars in MasterChef Australia Discovery - Rottnest Island played a starring role in MasterChef Australia last night, with Executive Chef Karl Wulf showcasing local seafood in a beachside MasterClass. As part of the show’s WA Week,...

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G’Day Group CEO appointed to SATC Board

27/06/2019

Media Release  G’Day Group CEO appointed to SATC Board Grant Wilckens, Founder and CEO of the G’Day Group - Australia’s largest owner and operator of holiday parks - has just been appointed to the Board of the South Australian Tourism Commission (SATC). Grant says that as a SA-based national tourism...

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School holiday staycations that won’t break the bank

27/06/2019

Media Release  School holiday staycations that won’t break the bank School holiday ‘cabin fever’ can take on new meaning for the kids this July, with a cabin staycation in one of Australia’s sunniest locations providing an affordable break the whole family can enjoy. Discovery Parks Chief Operating Officer Michaela Webster...

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Digital Disrupter joins Discovery Parks Board

13/05/2019

Media Release Digital Disrupter joins Discovery Parks Board Digital marketing expert Paul McCarney has been appointed to Discovery Parks’ Board, supporting the company’s plans to become most digitally advanced operator in the sector. A digital and data pioneer, Paul is the Co-Founder and Chairman of Data Republic, Non-Executive Director of...

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Hemsworth discovers the quokka selfie

15/03/2019

Media Release Hemsworth discovers the quokka selfie Rottnest Island’s new glamping destination Discovery – Rottnest Island welcomed Chris Hemsworth and family this week, with the Hollywood star adding to the list of stars to snap a #quokkaselfie. Discovery – Rottnest Island opened just two weeks ago, and Chris Hemsworth is...

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New waterpark for Rockhampton

17/12/2018

ROCKHAMPTON, QLD: Aquatic fun in ‘Rocky’ will go up a notch this summer, with the launch of a new waterpark at Discovery Parks – Rockhampton. Set to open in December 2018, the new $1.6 million waterpark will feature three slides, a dump bucket and toddler area. Work has already started...

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Discovery Rottnest Island Opens For Bookings

05/12/2018

The first new accommodation on Rottnest Island in over 30 years– Discovery Rottnest Island – is now officially open for bookings for stays from 1 March 2019.  The highly anticipated new eco resort features 83 fully furnished tents, and brings an exciting new experience to Rottnest Island for locals and...

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Discovering the great Aussie family Christmas

05/12/2018

Media Release: 27 November 2018 Discovering the great Aussie family Christmas Christmas school holidays are about to start with families across Australia counting down to the festive break. For those who haven’t quite gotten around to booking a family getaway - it’s not too late! Here are Discovery Holiday Parks’...

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Holiday Park Managers Rally to Learn about their Digital Future at the G’DAY18 Conference

23/11/2018

You might not associate holiday parks with the latest in digital technology but that’s the road Australia’s largest network of holiday parks - Discovery Parks and Top Parks - is travelling. More than 400 park managers will travel from some of Australia’s most desirable holiday and remote workforce locations to...

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New Splash Park For Bunbury

14/11/2018

Media Release 14 November 2018 New splash park for Bunbury BUNBURY, WA: A shipwreck-themed splash park will open at Bunbury Skyes Foreshore in late 2019 as part of a partnership between Discovery Holiday Parks and the City of Bunbury. Adjacent to Discovery Parks – Bunbury Foreshore, the 750sqm splash park...

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