June 2012

Holiday is just a tap away with the new Wotif.com App for iPhone & iPod touch

BRISBANE – 18 June 2012

Travel website Wotif.com today announced its first app for iPhone® and iPod® touch, which provides real-time availability of nearly 30,000 accommodation options in more than 66 countries worldwide, is now available on the App Store.

“We know that our customers are really savvy at finding the best deal possible, so our app is designed to help them book accommodation on the go from anywhere in the world," said General Manager, Wotif.com Brand, Megan Magill. “The search can be refined by price or hotel rating, as well as by street address or point of interest."

Aussies escape to celebrate Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

BRISBANE – 1 June 2012

Aussies are taking the opportunity to get away for the Queen’s Jubilee long weekend, with accommodation bookings up more than 40% in some parts of the country, according to leading accommodation website Wotif.com.

Popular tourist hub Byron Bay has seen bookings increase by nearly 40% this year compared to the Queen’s Birthday long weekend last year, with Coffs Harbour on the Northern New South Wales coast up by nearly 35%.

Megan Magill, General Manager Wotif Brands, said that although beach destinations are still proving popular despite the cooler weather, a lot of Aussies are heading to cities for the Queen’s Jubilee.