This is an interesting development in the wake of the Aquis announcements. Kerzner is a well-known hotel and casino developer, responsible for the gigantic Sun City, South Africa; the Mohegan Sun Indian Casino in Connecticut, United States; and Atlantis Paradise Island, the largest casino in the Caribbean. And Kerzner was in the running for the gaming licence for the Singapore Marina project. So another gaming professional is sniffing around Queensland.
Hayman Island now will be closed for several months early in 2014 for a refurbishment.
We also are getting persistent reports that the Sheraton Mirage is about to be sold. Current gasbag owner David Marriner has presided over the sad dumpification of this once fine resort. Over two years ago Marriner PR Director Warren Entsch told the community that Marriner's plans "would blow everyone's mind". The only blown mind would look to be Minister for Bloggers Entsch himself.
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