Graeme Kemlo

November 29, 2022 · Sydney, Australia

Record November for Adelaide Convention Centre

What pandemic? Adelaide Convention Centre has just recorded its biggest November ever and is on track to deliver a fiscal year for 2022-2023 that is stronger than the last non-pandemic year in 2018-2019. Read more

Bronwen Largier

November 29, 2022 · Sydney, Australia

MCB secured 110 events in the last financial year

Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) locked in 110 events in the 2021-2022 financial year, which have a combined expected economic impact of $203 million. Read more

Bronwen Largier

November 29, 2022 · Sydney, Australia

BESydney ending the year on a high note with 14 more bid wins in the bag

Sydney’s business events bidding organisation is closing out the year strongly, adding another $40 million in direct expenditure to the city’s future, with 14 more national and international business events wins, which will see thousands of delegates meet in Sydney. Read more

Bronwen Largier

November 29, 2022 · Sydney, Australia

Tourism New Zealand debuts cheeky new business events assets leveraging global leisure campaign

With its international border fully reopen, Tourism New Zealand is going hard after leisure visitors with its new “If you seek” campaign, and business events has got its own special treatment, with unique business events assets. Read more

Bronwen Largier

November 28, 2022 · Sydney, Australia

Hotel news: JW Marriott set for Auckland, ground broken for Brisbane Hilton and strong interest in Darwin Convention Centre hotel

Auckland is set to be the home of New Zealand’s first JW Marriott hotel, construction has begun on a new Hilton Garden Inn in Brisbane's inner city suburb of Spring Hill and the proposed Darwin Convention Centre hotel has major international hotel brands considering the opportunity in Australia’s top end. Read more

Joyce DiMascio

November 28, 2022 · Sydney, Australia

Perth’s Malcolm Farrell-Mitchell among PCMA’s emerging leaders

An Australian is among the top “20 in Their Twenties” named by global peak body, PCMA for their emerging leaders program. Read more

Bronwen Largier

November 28, 2022 · Sydney, Australia

ICC Sydney releases 2023 menus with low carbon focus

Sydney’s purpose-built city centre convention centre, ICC Sydney, has released its 2023 menus, which flag low carbon items to help organisers reduce the impact of their gatherings on the environment. Read more

Bronwen Largier

November 24, 2022 · Sydney, Australia

AIME, Vivid Sydney, Parrtjima, TDC, Artists in Motion and The Shift Corp amongst the winners at the Australian Event Awards

Emotions ran high on the floating stage last night, as the best in the industry reflected on extraordinary achievements at the Australian Event Awards, held onboard new luxury super cruiser The Jackson on Sydney Harbour. Read more