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Australian Timeshare Articles

INTERVAL INTERNATIONAL SIGNS EXCLUSIVE AFFILIATION AGREEMENT WITH GRAND MATLALI RESIDENCE CLUB AT MOUNTAIN BAY IN NUEVO VALLARTA, MEXICO

Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services, announces the addition of Grand Matlali Residence Club at Mountain Bay, the vacation ownership component of …

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Australian Timeshare consumer warnings and scam alerts

Be wary of anyone advertising or calling out of the blue wanting to buy your timeshare or promising that you can simply exit your timeshare …

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TAINO BEACH RESORT AND CLUBS IN THE BAHAMAS SIGNS EXCLUSIVE, MULTI-YEAR AFFILIATION AGREEMENT WITH INTERVAL INTERNATIONAL

Miami, FL, July 22, 2021 – Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services, announces the affiliation of Taino Beach Resort and Clubs in …

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7Across Adopts a New QR Code Solution

7Across has taken on an innovative initiative to introduce a QR code system to their merchandise in an effort to enhance brand awareness, build stronger …

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RCI Takes Home Three Awards at ARDA Timeshare Industry Conference

RCI, the world’s premier vacation exchange company under the Panorama portfolio of leading travel membership brands, won three awards at the 2021 American Resort Development Association …

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WYNDHAM DESTINATIONS ASIA PACIFIC’S CUSTOMER FOCUS DURING PANDEMIC RECOGNISED WITH GLOBAL DISTINCTION

Wyndham Destinations Asia Pacific’s customer focus during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic has been recognised at the annual American Resort Development Association (ARDA) Awards, …

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INTERVAL INTERNATIONAL CELEBRATES 45 YEARS OF CUSTOMER SERVICE EXCELLENCE AND INNOVATION

Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services, is celebrating 45 years of providing excellence in service and innovation to its members and developer …

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WHY WYNDHAM BOSSES WILL BE SLEEPING ROUGH THIS JUNE

Wyndham Destinations Asia Pacific senior leaders will sleep rough to shed light on homelessness in this year’s Vinnies CEO Sleepout. Read more

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WYNDHAM DESTINATIONS ASIA PACIFIC WINS THREE INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVE AWARDS

Wyndham Destinations Asia Pacific was recently recognised at the international Perspective Magazine Awards with three awards, one of which represents the fourth consecutive win in …

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WYNDHAM DESTINATIONS BEGINS AUSTRALIA-WIDE RECRUITMENT DRIVE

GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA (20 May 2021) – Wyndham Destinations Asia Pacific is recruiting close to a hundred workers, as pent-up travel demand delivers a significant …

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INTERVAL INTERNATIONAL RECOGNIZES MORRITT’S TORTUGA CLUB IN THE CAYMAN ISLANDS

Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services, awarded Morritt’s Tortuga Club, one of the largest shared ownership resorts in the Cayman Islands, the …

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INTERVAL INTERNATIONAL EXPANDS GLOBAL RESORT NETWORK WITH THE ADDITION OF INFINITY AT THE SEA IN NORTHEAST BRAZIL

Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services, announced the affiliation of Infinity at the Sea resort located in João Pessoa, Paraiba, Brazil. The …

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MEMBER-BASED TRAVEL GAINS POPULARITY IN THE MIDST OF PANDEMIC

With widespread job losses and budgets tight, vacation club travel is coming out on top. Club members, having largely pre-paid for their resort stays, are …

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CLUB WYNDHAM DENARAU ISLAND UNVEILS MAJOR UPGRADES

Resort staff have used last year’s COVID-19 related closure as an opportunity to progress major works and projects to improve guest experiences at Club Wyndham …

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WYNDHAM SURFERS PARADISE APPOINTS MARIA SALAZAR AS ITS NEW RESORT MANAGER

Wyndham Destinations Asia Pacific is pleased to announce the appointment of Maria Salazar as Resort Manager of its 192-room upscale hotel, Wyndham Surfers Paradise on …

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INTERVAL INTERNATIONAL WELCOMES CHIC CONDO HOTEL ⎯ BEACHWALK ELITE HOTELS AND RESORTS IN HALLANDALE BEACH, FLORIDA

Miami, FL, February 18, 2021 – Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services announces the addition of the luxurious Beachwalk Elite Hotels and …

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A Message to ATHOC From the Alannah and Madeline Foundation

“On behalf of the Alannah & Madeline Foundation, many thanks to the ATHOC Foundation for your generous donation of $10,000 towards our Trauma Consultancy Service. …

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Barry Robinson from Wyndham Destinations to lead- APRDO Asias industry body for vacation ownership

President and Managing Director of International Operations for Wyndham Vacation Clubs, Barry Robinson, has been selected to lead the Asia Pacific Resort Development Organisation (APRDO), …

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Wyndham Destinations Acquires Travel and Leisure Brand from Meredith Corporation in Strategic Alliance; Wyndham Destinations to be Renamed Travel and Leisure Co.

WYNDHAM DESTINATIONS ACQUIRES TRAVEL AND LEISURE BRAND FROM MEREDITH CORPORATION IN STRATEGIC ALLIANCE Leading leisure travel company has acquired the iconic, trusted travel brand to …

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New regulation could hurt tourism and timeshare owners

Peak industry body The Australian Timeshare and Holiday Ownership Council says changes to regulatory framework have unintended consequences for existing timeshare owners and wider tourism …

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Voting for the People’s Choice Awards is now open! QLD Tourism Awards

RACQ is proud to partner with the Queensland Tourism Industry Council for the 2021 Queensland Tourism Awards. We want you to have your say and …

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Virgin Australia announces intention to require vaccination for all team members

August 30th: Virgin Australia has today announced that it is commencing consultation with employees and unions over its proposal to require COVID-19 vaccination for all …

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WYNDHAM APPOINTS NEW MANAGER FOR CLUB WYNDHAM WANAKA

Wyndham Destinations Asia Pacific is pleased to announce the appointment of Mary-Jane Moffat to the role of Resort Manager at Club Wyndham Wanaka, New Zealand. …

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With changes looming to income protection, it pays to be covered before 1 October

Income protection insurance generally goes to work when you can’t, such as when you suffer an injury, illness or sickness and are under orders from …

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INTERVAL INTERNATIONAL SIGNS EXCLUSIVE AFFILIATION AGREEMENT WITH GRAND MATLALI RESIDENCE CLUB AT MOUNTAIN BAY IN NUEVO VALLARTA, MEXICO

Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services, announces the addition of Grand Matlali Residence Club at Mountain Bay, the vacation ownership component of …

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7Across New Travel Booking Flexibility Gains Popularity Among Its Members.

The unsure nature of our times means that bookings may have to be cancelled or rescheduled at the last moment. And with the whole world …

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7 actions to avoid when lodging your individual tax return

While we all want to make the most of our annual tax return, none of us want the attention of the Australian Tax Office (ATO). …

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TAINO BEACH RESORT AND CLUBS IN THE BAHAMAS SIGNS EXCLUSIVE, MULTI-YEAR AFFILIATION AGREEMENT WITH INTERVAL INTERNATIONAL

Miami, FL, July 22, 2021 – Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services, announces the affiliation of Taino Beach Resort and Clubs in …

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Accommodation Association Pathway Partnership receives $1.1 million in funding over 12 months

Peak industry body, the Accommodation Association, today thanked the Federal Government for funding the Accommodation Association Pathway Partnership, providing $1.1 million over a year. Read …

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Accommodation Association CEO Dean Long departs for AFTA

Accommodation Association (AA) CEO Dean Long has announced his departure from the organisation to take up the reins as Chief Executive at the Australian Federation …

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7Across Adopts a New QR Code Solution

7Across has taken on an innovative initiative to introduce a QR code system to their merchandise in an effort to enhance brand awareness, build stronger …

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INTERVAL INTERNATIONAL AND BRECKENRIDGE GRAND VACATIONS EXTEND LONG-STANDING, EXCLUSIVE AGREEMENT

Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services, announced the renewal of its affiliation agreement with Breckenridge Grand Vacations. Under the exclusive, multiyear agreement, …

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RCI Takes Home Three Awards at ARDA Timeshare Industry Conference

RCI, the world’s premier vacation exchange company under the Panorama portfolio of leading travel membership brands, won three awards at the 2021 American Resort Development Association …

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WYNDHAM DESTINATIONS ASIA PACIFIC’S CUSTOMER FOCUS DURING PANDEMIC RECOGNISED WITH GLOBAL DISTINCTION

Wyndham Destinations Asia Pacific’s customer focus during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic has been recognised at the annual American Resort Development Association (ARDA) Awards, …

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Award Wage Increases Announced

On Wednesday 16 June 2021, the Fair Work Commission announced a 2.5% increase to the minimum wages in modern awards.  The commencement will be delayed …

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WORK + LIVE + PLAY IN QUEENSLAND’S BEAUTIFUL REGIONS

Why wouldn’t you? This is your chance to work, live and play in the wondrous Whitsundays or Cairns, the world-famous Great Barrier Reef and the …

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New Leadership Announces Rebrand to Canadian Resort & Travel Association

The Canadian Vacation Ownership Association (CVOA) has completed a rebrand to Canadian Resort & Travel Association (CRTA) under the new leadership of Gaetan Babin as …

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INTERVAL INTERNATIONAL AFFILIATES CELEBRITY TRAVELERS CLUB AT PLANET HOLLYWOOD BEACH RESORT IN COSTA RICA

Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services, announced the affiliation of Celebrity Travelers Club at Planet Hollywood Beach Resort in Costa Rica. Situated …

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INTERVAL INTERNATIONAL CELEBRATES 45 YEARS OF CUSTOMER SERVICE EXCELLENCE AND INNOVATION

Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services, is celebrating 45 years of providing excellence in service and innovation to its members and developer …

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WHY WYNDHAM BOSSES WILL BE SLEEPING ROUGH THIS JUNE

Wyndham Destinations Asia Pacific senior leaders will sleep rough to shed light on homelessness in this year’s Vinnies CEO Sleepout. Read more

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Industry News

Timeshare Owner Testimonials

Wyndham Owner Testimonial – Nicola Geddes

“This is so good to hear! We agree, if it was for our membership we wouldn’t have been able to do the things we have …

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Interval International Owner Testimonial

A conversation with four of our experienced Interval members who are also active in the members’ only Community forum at intervalworld.com.

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Classic Holidays Owner Testimonial – Milena Mutic Janjic

“I love classic holidays resorts , we are members for 10 years , every year we have our holiday some where within Australia,at Classic Holidays …

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