NEWS

Keep in touch with the latest happenings from the Barnes Capital properties, new developments and partnerships.

Radisson RED brings stylish and social stays to Australia, with the brand’s debut in Perth

26th November 2019
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Radisson Hotel Group is set to introduce its contemporary and creative Radisson RED brand to Australia for the first time, following the signing of Radisson RED West Perth. Scheduled to open in 2022, the hotel will allow guests to keep their fingers on the pulse with a great location, interactive spaces, seamless connectivity and a […]

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Oakwood has announced its second Oakwood Hotel & Apartments in Australia

7th May 2019
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Opening in 2021, this iconic development, as part of Barnes Capital’s Spectra building, will transform the city skyline and the way of life in one of the world’s most liveable cities. “Oakwood is committed to curating an innovative yet mindful lifestyle for our guests. We are privileged to enjoy Barnes Capital’s confidence in our ability […]

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Oakwood Hotel & Apartments Dandenong

10th April 2019
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We are pleased to announce that we signed the Management Agreements for a new project in the state of Victoria, Australia – the Oakwood Hotel & Apartments Dandenong! The project is a mixed-used tower which has a residential component and also some retail on the ground floor. The Oakwood will occupy the top half of […]

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Holiday Inn hotel opening in Melbourne South East suburb Dandenong

26th March 2019
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Headlining a mixed-use development that includes two levels of office space, the 160-room, design-led Holiday Inn & Suites Dandenong will rise to 11 levels when it opens in 2021. Martyn Barnes has signed his third IHG® branded hotel, bringing Holiday Inn & Suites to Dandenong, the so-called ‘capital’ of Melbourne’s south-east. It will offer guests […]

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Coburg’s Getting a Sleek New Design Hotel

10th December 2018
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The new addition to the Holiday Inn group is set to open on Syndey Road by 2020. Melbourne’s inner north suburb of Coburg is set to score a shiny new addition, with Intercontinental Hotel Group revealing plans to open a Holiday Inn design hotel on Sydney Road. Slated to be up and running by 2020, the […]

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Buxton announced as the construction partner on Dandenong’s $60 million Spectra development

28th November 2018
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Last Tuesday saw the signing of Buxton Constructions as the successful tender for the $60 million Spectra building located on Thomas Street, in the heart of Dandenong’s CBD. The project is being developed by boutique Melbourne investment firm Barnes Capital and boasts 98 hotel rooms, 56 apartments, café, restaurant, bar, retail & commercial space as […]

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Hotel sector basking in the spotlight of high demand

31st October 2018
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The hotel sector is in an expansion phase with new developments across the country to cater to the strong tourism sector. These include the new $120 million “voco” brand from the InterContinental Hotel in Victoria’s Yarra Valley wine region. The hotel, conference, distillery and restaurant complex is being developed by Barnes Capital. View the SMH […]

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Martyn Barnes Chats With ABC Radio About The Barnes Capital’s Torquay hotel project

4th October 2018
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Hear from Barnes Capital Managing Director, Martyn Barnes being interviewed on ABC Radio’s Drive program by host Rafael Epstein about the Torquay hotel project. Click on the link below to hear audio.

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Barnes Capital brings world-class hotel design to the suburbs!

7th September 2018
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Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) has unveiled plans for three new hotels in Melbourne, included its first dual-branded hotel project in Australia on Bourke Street Mall as overseas hotel chains ramp up their presence in the Victorian capital. Read more about this exciting project in Wednesday’s edition of the AFR property section. https://lnkd.in/eYFQaK8

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Yarra Valley to get new ‘voco’ 170-room hotel

8th August 2018
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Melbourne’s famed Yarra Valley wine region is set to get a 170-room hotel run by global hotel manager IHG under its new upscale “voco” brand. The $120 million hotel, conference, distillery and restaurant complex being developed by Barnes Capital will add significant investment to the region where upmarket winery Levantine Hill Estate is also splashing […]

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