Newcastle’s famous Delany Hotel (The Del) has become the first hotel in Australia to trial CoolGard for staff and patrons entering the premises. The launch of CoolGard at The Del on Saturday 15 August 2020 was announced by ABC Newcastle radio and covered by other media outlets. You can stream the ABC radio segment from here.
The Del’s decision to trial CoolGard follows a report in the Newcastle Herald (Friday 14 August 2020) which highlights the struggle of hoteliers and licensees to restore public confidence in going out to enjoy food and entertainment in the post-COVID environment. The Del (owned by the Marvan Hotels group) put out their own press release about CoolGard: