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Hilton Surfers Paradise Celebrates With VIP Event
Hotel Opens With A Bang
November 17, 2011
GOLD COAST, Australia - The Gold Coast’s newest luxury hotel, the $700million Hilton Surfers Paradise rolled out the red carpet Wednesday night to celebrate its grand opening with more than 250 VIP guests, including star performer and Australian songstress Delta Goodrem.
Celebrity supporters including hotel ambassador and Channel Seven personality Liz Cantor, former Miss Universe Australia and Celebrity Apprentice star Jesinta Campbell, radio presenter Lizzie Lovette, Australia’s Next Top Model’s Charlotte Dawson and the boys from Bondi Rescue joined other VIPs as they celebrated around the hotel’s spectacular 1500sqm outdoor pool deck.
Hilton and Brookfield Multiplex dignitaries: Vice President Operations, Hilton Worldwide Australasia, Ashley Spencer, and Managing Director Construction and Development Brookfield Multiplex, George Kostas, joined high profile business and industry leaders and tourism figureheads including Tourism Queensland CEO Anthony Hayes and Gold Coast Tourism CEO Martin Winter.
Australian singer songwriter Delta Goodrem returned to Australia from Los Angeles to headline the grand opening event, with guests also entertained by the real-life mermaids adorning the Pool Deck.
Guests of the event were treated to a menu created by Luke Mangan as well as cocktails by the hotel’s FIX bar master mixologist Grant Collins, where the official after party was held.
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