The Monthly Magazine for Accommodation Industry Managers and Professionals Media Kit “The priority read for accommodation industry decision makers” KEY FACTS: established: 1995 published: Monthly circulation: 2500 demographic: Key decision makers in the Queensland accommodation industry distribution: Queensland Wide rrp: $13.75 industry alliances: HMAA Official Journal hotels • motels • apartments • management rights • time share • bed & breakfasts Phone: (07) 5442 7600 Fax: (07) 5442 7840 Postal: PO Box 206, Eumundi, QLD, 4562 Office: 101 Memorial Drive, Eumundi Qld 4562 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org OVERVIEW Response! Resort News, now in its thirteenth year, remains unrivalled as Queensland’s From our Readers... premier accommodation industry journal. Resort News is designed to provide the accommodation professional with the “I find the publication incredibly helpful critically important, but often and support the publication 100%.” disregarded, background information on Dave Woods the real issues that are vitally pertinent to Emerald Noosa the successful operation of all genres of accommodation properties. “We are a family run business and every Resort News gets down to the nitty- month there is a scramble between us all gritty: our editorial staff constantly look to see who gets to read Resort News first. for real solutions to real problems that face accommodation Resort News is very informative and great professionals in the day-to-day running of their properties. Each issue of reading, keep up the good work!” Resort News provides our readers with the latest on industry news, Margo Cowan legal, accounting, marketing, industrial relations, risk management, Aquarius on the Beach body corporate issues, tourism, developments, events, appointments, industry profiles and much more. It is this wealth of critical information that makes Resort News the number one journal for Queensland “When Resort News approached us to accommodation industry professionals. profile Noosa Riviera in their magazine, we had some reservations about involving our suppliers. To our surprise many chose to support our presentation and thanked us WHO READS RESORT NEWS? for the opportunity. We are delighted with the article and the manner in which it Resort News readers operate one of Queensland’s largest and most showcases our resort. We particularly wish competitive industries, responsible for the staffing, marketing and to thank Karen Burton, who proved to be business development of commercial accommodation properties ranging an excellent listener and was able to sum from 3 star motels through to 5 star metro properties. up in her article the essence of what we at Riviera are all about.” Resort News readers are responsible for the management of over $4 Lynn & Chris Kaye billion in residential and tourism property, with a significant operational Noosa Riviera expenditure each year, requiring a broad range of critical products and services to successfully operate a commercial accommodation property in this rapidly expanding industry. And Clients… WHY ADVERTISE IN RESORT NEWS It’s more difficult than ever to get attention and to motivate action but “It is the best response we have had to any in the pages of Resort News, the battle has been won. advertising we have done in any publication.” Far from viewing advertising as an unwelcome interruption, Adrian Borcherds Resort News readers see advertising as a valuable and vital adjunct to General Manager editorial*. This "dovetailing" of editorial and advertising provides Jean Charles Holdings Pty Ltd Resort News readers with real solutions to real problems, as well as inducing interest, involvement and sales. “Resort News has improved our advertising response from 2% to 10%, which is more than a significant rise. As Resort News RESORT NEWS READER SNAPSHOT * targets the decision makers of both resorts and body corporates, we receive the best • Average reader property 50+ Rooms/Units value and coverage for the advertising we • Average operational spend $430,000 p.a. place. • Average per room spend $4850 p.a. • Average annual capital expenditure $367,000 p.a Signxtreme would recommend advertising in Resort News as a great way of • Average total property expenditure $1,039,500 p.a promoting your business.” Greg Nettle * Reader Survey Co-Owner/Manager Signxtreme REGULAR SECTIONS Client Categories • Front Desk ADVERTISING front desk ALERTING SYSTEMS &/OR SERVICES • Industry industry AUDIOVISUAL EQUIPMENT • Management BANKING management • Tourism BARBEQUE EQUIPMENT tourism • Events & Appointments BATHROOM EQUIPMENT & ACCESSORIES • Profiles events & appointments BEDS & BEDDING • Developments developments BEDSPREADS & BED COVERS BLINDS &/OR AWNINGS • Preferred Suppliers profiles CAR &/OR 4WD RENTALS • Relief Management preferred suppliers CARPET & CARPET TILES CATERING EQUIP SUPPLIES/SERVICE CLEANING EQUIPMENT & SUPPLIES BOOKING & MATERIAL DEADLINES COMPUTER EQUIPMENT & HARDWARE COMPUTER SOFTWARE CURTAINS & CURTAIN FABRIC JULY 2008 - Issue 143 JANUARY 2009 - Issue 149 DIARY PRODUCTS W/SALE & MFRS BOOKING DEADLINE: 20 JUNE 2008 BOOKING DEADLINE: 5 DECEMBER 2008 DOOR & GATE OPERATING EQUIPMENT INCOMPLETE ARTWORK: 23 JUNE 2008 INCOMPLETE ARTWORK: 8 DECEMBER 2008 DOORS & DOOR FITTINGS COMPLETE ARTWORK: 25 JUNE 2008 COMPLETE ARTWORK: 10 DECEMBER 2008 ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES FINAL APPROVAL/PAYMENT: 27 JUNE 2008 FINAL APPROVAL/PAYMENT: 12 DECEMBER 2008 ELECTRICITY RETAIL SUPPLY EMPLOYMENT SERVICES AUGUST 2008 - Issue 144 FEBRUARY 2009 - Issue 150 ENGINEERS BOOKING DEADLINE: 18 JULY 2008 BOOKING DEADLINE: 16 JANUARY 2009 INCOMPLETE ARTWORK: 21 JULY 2008 INCOMPLETE ARTWORK: 19 JANUARY 2009 FINANCIAL PLANNING COMPLETE ARTWORK: 23 JULY 2008 COMPLETE ARTWORK: 21 JANUARY 2009 FIRE PROTECTION EQUIP & CONSULTANTS FINAL APPROVAL/PAYMENT: 25 JULY 2008 FINAL APPROVAL/PAYMENT: 23 JANUARY 2009 FLOOR COVERINGS FLOOR TREATMENT PRODUCTS SEPTEMBER 2008 - Issue 145 MARCH 2009 - Issue151 FOOD PRODUCTS BOOKING DEADLINE: 18 AUGUST 2008 BOOKING DEADLINE: 20 FEBRUARY 2009 FURNITURE INCOMPLETE ARTWORK: 21 AUGUST 2008 INCOMPLETE ARTWORK: 23 FEBRUARY 2009 GARDEN EQUIPMEN T &/OR SUPPLIES COMPLETE ARTWORK: 23 AUGUST 2008 COMPLETE ARTWORK: 25 FEBRUARY 2009 FINAL APPROVAL/PAYMENT: 25 AUGUST 2008 FINAL APPROVAL/PAYMENT: 27 FEBRUARY 2009 GAS SUPPLIERS GENERATORS OCTOBER 2008 - Issue 146 APRIL 2009 - Issue 152 GLASS INSTALLATION/REPAIRS BOOKING DEADLINE: 18 SEPTEMBER 2008 BOOKING DEADLINE: 20 MARCH 2009 GYMNASIUM EQUIPMENT INCOMPLETE ARTWORK: 22 SEPTEMBER 2008 INCOMPLETE ARTWORK: 23 MARCH 2009 HOT WATER SYSTEMS COMPLETE ARTWORK: 24 SEPTEMBER 2008 COMPLETE ARTWORK: 25 MARCH 2009 HOTEL, MOTEL & RESORT SUPPLIES FINAL APPROVAL/PAYMENT: 26 SEPTEMBER 2008 FINAL APPROVAL/PAYMENT: 27 MARCH 2009 INSURANCE NOVEMBER 2008 - Issue 147 MAY 2009 - Issue 153 INTERIOR DESIGN/DECORATING BOOKING DEADLINE: 20 OCTOBER 2008 BOOKING DEADLINE: 17 APRIL 2009 INTERNET SERVICES INCOMPLETE ARTWORK: 22 OCTOBER 2008 INCOMPLETE ARTWORK: 20 APRIL 2009 KITCHENWARE COMPLETE ARTWORK: 24 OCTOBER 2008 COMPLETE ARTWORK: 22 APRIL 2009 LAUNDRY EQUIPMENT & /OR SUPPLIES FINAL APPROVAL/PAYMENT: 27 OCTOBER 2008 FINAL APPROVAL/PAYMENT: 24 APRIL 2009 LIFTS - MAINTENANCE & REPAIRS LIGHTING & ACCESSORIES DECEMBER 2008 - Issue 148 JUNE 2009 - Issue 154 LINEN BOOKING DEADLINE: 20 NOVEMBER 2008 BOOKING DEADLINE: 20 MAY 2009 LOCKS & LOCKSMITHS INCOMPLETE ARTWORK: 21 NOVEMBER 2008 INCOMPLETE ARTWORK: 22 MAY 2009 COMPLETE ARTWORK: 24 NOVEMBER 2008 COMPLETE ARTWORK: 25 MAY 2009 OFFICE & BUSINESS SYSTEMS FINAL APPROVAL/PAYMENT: 27 NOVEMBER 2008 FINAL APPROVAL/PAYMENT: 27 MAY 2009 OFFICE SUPPLIES PAY TELEVISION SERVICES PROMOTIONAL PRODUCTS QUILTS &/OR BEDSPREADS WEBSITE - www.resortnews.com.au REFRIGERATION SAUNA EQUIPMENT & ACCESSORIES SECURITY SYSTEMS &/OR CONSULTANTS The Resort News website offers SHADE STRUCTURES & SAILS subscribers and visitors and SMALL GOODS W/SALE & MFRS increasing range of online services SOFT DRINK MFRS &/OR DISTRIBUTORS to compliment the information SPAS, HOT TUBS &/OR EQUIPMENT provided in the printed magazine. SUPERANNUATION SWIMMING POOL HEATING With searchable archives, online SWIMMING POOL INSTALLATION news bulletins and discussion SWIMMING POOLEQUIPMENT boards; Resort News Online SWIMMING POOL SUPPLIES/REPAIRS TELEPHONE SYSTEMS provides an excellent vehicle for VACUUM CLEANERS clients to increase direct and VENDING EQUIPMENT & SERVICES indirect traffic to their websites WEB SITE DESIGN and other online facilities. WINE &/OR SPIRIT MERCHANTS Display Advertising Rates (Ex GST) Material Term Requirements SIZE x1 x3 x6 x12 Double Page 1/8 Page 410 385 370 335 Trim to Page 297mm x 420mm 1/4 Page 590 565 535 490 Bleed Area 307mm x 430mm 1/2 Page 1070 1025 970 880 Full Page 1 Page 1635 1560 1490 1345 Trim to Page 297mm x 210mm Double Page 2990 2855 2715 2440 Bleed Area 307mm x 220mm Inside Covers 2095 1890 1795 1680 Half Page Back Cover 2360 2255 2135 1980 Vertical 267mm x 89mm Cover Gatefold - 3 Pages 5593 5314 5048 4543 Horizontal 131mm x 183mm Quarter Page PROFILE (Half Display and Half Advertorial Space) Standard 131mm x 89mm x1 x3 x6 x12 Horizontal 63mm x 183mm SIZE Vertical 267mm x 42mm 1/4 Page + 1/4 Page 880 845 805 705 8th Page 1/2 Page + 1/2 Page 1360 1290 1225 1085 Horizontal 63mm x 89mm 1 Page + 1 Page 2160 2050 1945 1725 File and Film Specifications: FLYSHEET x1 x3 x6 x12 Resort News is a FULL COLOUR publications, so all files are to be supplied as process CMYK. Flysheet - 1/4 Page Front 530 505 475 425 MAC: QuarkXpress, Freehand, Flysheet - A4 Back Cover 1100 1045 990 880 Photoshop, Illustrator & Flysheet - 1/4 Page Front 1450 1964 1805 1160 Acrobat. & A4 Back Cover Files supplied as EPS, TIFF, JPEG & PDF. All images CMYK INSERT RATES at 300dpi with all relevant Area QTY A5 A4 A3 fonts and images included Gold Coast 900 520 750 980 with file. Brisbane 400 205 285 375 You must specify CMYK/PMS Sunshine Coast 440 285 405 515 colour codes when supplying hard copy of logos, etc for exact Central Qld 240 255 380 505 colour reproduction. North Qld 520 320 460 595 Qld Wide 2500 1090 1435 1785 TEXT MUST BE SUPPLIED IN ‘RTF’ FORMAT ONLY Supply text via email or on disk. WEB RATES* x1 x3 x6 x12 Web Banner Specifications*: Title Banner 1540 1460 1380 1230 Title Banner 740 x 70 -Visible on every page of site Section Banner 400 x 60 Section Banner 670 635 600 535 -Visible on every page of section Article Banner 400 x 60 Article banner 220 205 195 175 * All banners are in ‘pixels’ at 72dpi -Visible on select article page only Maximum file size of all banners is 20kb. Animated frames are acceptable in GIF for- * Rates are per month for the terms specified. Banners include hyperlink to external URL or mail address. mat only - maximum 6 frames. NO FLASH OR OTHER FORMATS WILL BE ACCEPTED. INSERT PRODUCTION RATES For further information and advice con- MONO FULL COLOUR tact the production department on (07) SIZE Qty 500 1000 2000 3000 500 1000 2000 3000 5442 7600 or speak to your Advertising A5 1 Side 280 340 370 390 585 605 650 685 Coordinator. 2 Side 390 450 510 560 650 680 740 780 Agency Commission & Terms A4 1 Side 515 525 610 650 980 1010 1035 1065 Ten percent (10%) of gross billing on space, position premiums and colour 2 Side 535 550 570 585 1030 1055 1085 1120 charges only to recognised agencies. A3 2 Side 680 695 710 720 1180 1230 1290 1330 Commission rescinded if payment not received within 45 days from invoice. Note: Prices include artwork. All mono on 80gsm Bond. All full colour on 130gsm Gloss Terms: Net 45 days. Interest penalty of Art. Please request quote for variations to standard prices. Prices are subject to change 2%, compounded monthly, will be without notice. All rates exclude GST. added to balances due after 45 days. No cash discount. The publisher holds both advertiser and its agency jointly liable AMG THE ACCOMMODATION MANAGER’S GUIDE for balances due.