Pub Leaders Summit 2018: What you missed
Vanessa Cavasinni | 21 March 2018
The 2018 Pub Leaders Summit was held on Monday in Sydney with more than 300 delegates from across Australia attending the conference and expo.
Lakeside Tavern Finalist In 2017 AHA Awards For Excellence
Rachael Vaughan | 30 November 2017
Raymond Terrace’s very own Lakeside Village Tavern is a finalist in no less than four categories in the 2017 AHA NSW Awards for Excellence...
NSW 2017 Awards for Excellence
Clyde Mooney | 22nd November 2017
Around 1200 of the industry’s elite gathered last night at The Star to celebrate the Australian Hotels Association NSW’s night of Excellence.
Hunt Hospitality’s clean sweep in AHA NSW nominations
Vanessa Cavasinni | 27 October 2017
Newcastle-based Hunt Hospitality has received nominations for all five of its venues in the AHA NSW Awards for Excellence.
Hunt snaps up Ocean View whilst on holiday
Clyde Mooney | 18 August 2017
Well-known publican Stephen Hunt has bought the Ocean View Hotel in an impulse deal that saw him prepare and take over the pub in just three days.
Hunt goes for a holiday, buys a pub
Vanessa Cavasinni | 16 August 2017
Hunt was holidaying with his family in the Coffs Harbour region when a last minute opportunity amounted to him purchasing and taking over operations of the Ocean View Hotel in Urunga in a matter of days.
New investment model to boost Hunter hospitality
Hunter Industry News | November 2016
The Hunter hospitality industry could flourish with the help of a new syndicate buying model that will help more people get their foot in the door, according to Hunt Hospitality Principal Stephen Hunt.
The Kent & The Rutherford finalists in 2016 AHA Awards
AHA NSW | October 2016
The Kent Hotel is a finalist in five categories and The Rutherford is a finalist in six categories of the 2016 AHA NSW Awards for Excellence.
Hospitality & Staff Retention – with Stephen Hunt
Adam Le Lievre | September 2016
Adam Le Lievre catches up with Newcastle region legend Stephen Hunt to talk hiring and retaining.
Hunt Hospitality buys Newcastle pub
Robert Harley | 7th August 2016
The Hunt Hospitality Group has extended its operations in the NSW Hunter Valley, taking control of one of Newcastle's leading hotels, the Duke of Wellington Hotel in New Lambton.
New owners and a new look
Donna Sharpe | 5th April 2016
New owners and a new look for historic Rutherford Hotel in refurbishment and rebranding plan.
HUNT HOTELS SNAGS OPPORTUNITY IN HUNTER
Clyde Mooney | 23rd March 2016
Much lauded and super-fit hotelier Stephen Hunt has unveiled to PubTIC plans for his latest acquisition in one of NSW’s growth corridors.
Pub Leaders Summit a resounding success
Vanessa Cavasinni | 23rd March 2016
The inaugural Pub Leaders Summit has been hailed a success, with an incredible line-up of speakers imparting their knowledge and experience to a sold out crowd.
Lockouts the big Pub Leaders topic
Vanessa Cavasinni | 23rd March 2016
One of the biggest topics at the 2016 Pub Leaders Summit was lockout legislation and the increasing red tape of compliance.
KENT HOTEL Finalists in 2015 AHA Awards
AHA NSW | 26th October 2015
The Kent Hotel is a finalist in the categories of 'Best Traditional Hotel Bar' and 'Best Steak Venue' in the 2015 AHA NSW Awards for Excellence.
Best advice I was given: Publican
Triana O'Keefe | 3rd February 2015
The most successful hoteliers recognise that listening to their patrons is fundamental to customer service, says Stephen Hunt of New South Wales pub group Hunt Hospitality...
Newcastle publican in AHA nomination haul
James Atkinson | 12th November 2014
Hunt Hospitality, the business group behind Newcastle's CBD Hotel and Hamilton's Kent Hotel, is punching above its weight with nominations for a combined nine awards...
Kent Bar & Grill turns 90 in style
Kate Tarala | 2nd September 2014
BEAUMONT Street’s Kent Hotel is turning 90 in style. Built in 1924, the heritage building has been restored, uncovering some of the property’s original features including leadlight windows, pressed metal ceilings and more...
Schnitzel giveaway a clucking success
Michael McGowan | 28th March 2014
Following in the footsteps of the Newcastle Herald’s gut-busting schnitzel challenge, the CBD Hotel on Hunter Street was yesterday throwing down its own crumbed-chicken gauntlet, aiming to set a record for the number of the most eaten in a day by giving them away for free....