Release Number: 33/14
GOLD COAST, QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA — Fresh from a successful exhibition at AIME 2014, the conferencing team at Outrigger Surfers Paradise has introduced a range of new healthy menu options for delegates in response to increasing demand from the sector.
While the staple sugar hits between sessions haven’t been removed, the catering team at Outrigger Surfers Paradise has added more gluten free, vegetarian, organic and low fat noodle box options to appeal to delegates within its growing medical and allied health business.
With a high percentage of its MICE business drawn from the medical sector, the centrally located hotel catering for up to 600 delegates across nine meeting spaces is one of the largest and most versatile conference venues in Surfers Paradise, which can also host concurrent trade shows.
The size and versatility of the conference spaces at Outrigger Surfers Paradise has also led to the venue re-securing a large number its 2013 clients for functions and conferences of 200 delegates and more during 2014.
Complementing the new healthy menu options are the popular ‘wake up and work out’ sessions designed by acclaimed health and fitness coach and regular columnist for Women’s Health and Fitness magazine, Nikki Fogden-Moore, of ‘Life’s a Gym.’
The invigorating wake up and work out sessions are offered complimentary to groups of 50* or more and comprise of a range of tailored sessions from yoga on the beach to customized exercise programs that can be done anywhere to boost metabolism, core strength and mental alertness.
Outrigger Surfers Paradise’s latest healthy menu is just one of a number of new initiatives earmarked for the 411-room hotel during 2014; with soft furnishing upgrades and public area refurbishments, currently underway at the hotel just one block from the beach and the entertainment precincts of Cavill and Orchid Avenues.
Other onsite features include a business center, restaurant and bar, gym, expansive pool deck, tennis court and a day spa that has recently been purchased by a leading Queensland spa operator.