Media Release - Greater COVID-19 consultation needed to avoid economic losses

3 February 2021

The University of Adelaide’s SA Centre for Economic Studies (SACES) is urging the State Government to consider a more consultative approach with industry in its response to the COVID-19 pandemic to avoid the disruption and losses by the hospitality sector.

The impact of the short, sharp lockdown in November 2020 due to a community outbreak of COVID-19 on the hotel sector and the broader economy is revealed in a research report produced by SACES for the state’s Australian Hotels Association (AHA SA) which was released today.

Click on links below to view full media release and final report. 

Ian Horne - 5AA interview May 11 2020

Please click on the file below to listen to an interview with Ian Horne on 5AA on the 11th of May, about Coronavirus restrictions in SA as they relate to hotels.