Posted: 04 Jun 2019 - 07:27 am

In 2011 the United Nations declared that access to the internet was a human right and that limiting a person’s access is a violation on their human rights under international law. This declaration serves to remind us just how much we take access to the internet for...

Posted: 15 Apr 2019 - 08:36 am

The travel industry today is growing at a rapid pace. Due to this, apartments are being transformed as an alternative to hotels and hostels. Typically, these apartments offer a more cost effective option compared to hotels, while maintaining a great experience to its...

Posted: 12 Mar 2019 - 09:16 am

Perhaps you’ve never heard of corporate apartments before or have heard of them but are unsure of them;  Whatever your situation, we’re here to tell you without a shadow of a doubt that between corporate apartments and various hotel accommodations, corporate apartments...

Posted: 27 Feb 2019 - 12:36 pm

Being on the road around the clock means that the needs of business travellers are very unique. While it might seems glamorous to stay in hotels, and travel to big cities for work – the reality is often far from it. Especially since business travellers are often weary...

Posted: 29 Jan 2019 - 12:17 pm

Tools such as Savi and Sam are using artificial intelligence (AI) to make corporate travel smoother than ever. But, it is the combination of people and technology that're really making the difference.

Chatbots – computer programs that converse with customers...

Posted: 26 Nov 2018 - 10:03 am

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of our new Client Relationship Manager Katrina Higgs. Katrina has a wealth of experience in the market from role as National Destination Services Manager with Crown World Mobility and from her time with Belle Property...

Posted: 05 Sep 2018 - 09:21 am

Business trips can be incredibly stressful. Not only do you have to accomplish business- related tasks in a completely different, unfamiliar place, you have to try and find your way around the city, struggle with language barriers and currencies, just to name a few....

Posted: 20 Aug 2018 - 11:07 am

Cameron Stewart has recently been appointed as Managing Director of Astra Apartments. As well as holding a series of commercial objectives, his role sees him charged with developing new products and services to further improve our offering to guests and corporate...

Posted: 11 Jul 2018 - 07:56 am

Astra Apartments are excited to announce we are finalists in this year's APAC Expatriate Management and Mobility Awards (EMMAs), in the category of "Corporate Housing Provider of the Year". The EMMAs are the global mobility industry's premier awards for the APAC region...

Posted: 04 Jul 2018 - 11:51 am

Relocating means more than just moving things into a new corporate apartment in Sydney- it means adjusting to a new city. Here are some tips that can help.

Relocating can be difficult for anybody, even if it’s relocating to a great city like Sydney. When you move...

Posted: 18 Jun 2018 - 11:23 am

Not all airlines or airports are created equal, and some are far more likely than others to disrupt your plans when you're trying to leave town. So, how do you know which to avoid and which to seek out? A new study just revealed this year's best and worst airlines and...

Posted: 14 Jun 2018 - 11:23 am

Though Astra Apartments always does its best to provide modern, spacious and comfortable corporate apartments in Brisbane and throughout Australia, sometimes guests just can’t help but feel uneasy. It can be strange and unsettling for some to sleep in a place that’s not...

Posted: 06 Jun 2018 - 11:12 am

Here we round up the latest air travel news for business travellers. 

New Qantas Club opens at Melbourne Airport

Continuing the long association with award-winning architects Woods Bagot, the completed new Qantas Lounge has begun welcoming...

Posted: 06 Jun 2018 - 08:25 am

With worldwide concerns surrounding data security we look at eight cyber security tips to keep corporate travellers safe in the age of technology. 

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Posted: 05 Apr 2018 - 12:11 pm

With Qantas laucning its ultra long haul flight from Perth to London we look at ways to prevent jet lag with these tips, for before, during and after the flight.

1. Relax your schedule

Knowing how to...

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