Australia Tourism Event
October 17, 2016

Houston VIPs discover the sights and sounds of a cool world Down Under at virtual party

What: Tourism Australia event.

Where: Life HTX.

The scoop: More than 100 VIP guests gathered at luxe event venue Life HTX for a night Down Under, hosted by Tourism Australia and Air New Zealand, to celebrate the airline's direct route to seven Aussie gateways from Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport.

Guests got an authentic taste of Australia thanks to virtual reality headsets that showcased the country’s coastal and aquatic destinations, plus floor-to-ceiling projections of Australia streaming in the background, Aussie-themed bites by Fare Extraordinaire along with Houston-based Aussie chef Jason Gould who consulted on the menu, Australian wines, and beer from local Aussie brewery, Platypus Brewing. Read More