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Premier Berejiklian – New Patron of BESydney Ambassador Program

CEO of Business Events Sydney (BESydney) Lyn Lewis-Smith today announced Premier Gladys Berejiklian as Patron of their Ambassador Program. “I am proud to become Patron of Business… Read more »

Meetings & Events Australia 2018 announces Annabel Crabb as MEA conference local champion at website launch

Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) has launched the 2018 National Conference website www.mea2018.org with the exciting announcement that the ultimate Conference in the Events Industry welcomes Annabel… Read more »

Sydney, Coffs Harbour and Port Macquarie awarded World Festival and Events Cities

New South Wales has once again been recognised as the home of major events with Sydney, Coffs Harbour and Port Macquarie all bestowed the International Festivals &… Read more »

Oh what a night! Sunshine Coast delivers an Australian Event Awards night to remember

The Events Centre Caloundra hosted a spectacular show for the Australian Event Awards, considered the premier event for the Australian events industry. Some 330 event specialists from… Read more »

Australian Event Awards Winners announced

Recognising the best Australian events and achievements by Australians in the global events industry, the Australian Event Awards on Wednesday 13 September on the Sunshine Coast also… Read more »

Four Seasons Hotel Sydney’s revamped ballroom launched

Four Seasons Hotel Sydney’s revamped ballroom launched

A cocktail fountain made of chocolate, a custom-built dessert wall, a poke seafood bar, an edible garden, a wall of flowers and half a dozen soaring life-size… Read more »

Microhire wins contract for Fiji’s largest events centre

Microhire has won the contract with Sheraton and Westin resorts in Fiji to bring the latest in Audio Visual technology and event staging to the multi-venue complex…. Read more »

Karen Bolinger elected AACB President

With the full support of its board, the Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) is pleased to announce the election of Karen Bolinger, CEO of the Melbourne… Read more »

AACB welcomes Hall of Fame inductee

The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) and IMEX Group are pleased to announce Mr Vincent Barron AACB Hall of Fame inductee for 2017. The induction ceremony… Read more »

Skills survey shows opportunities for employment in the events industry

The full report of a survey conducted by Meetings & Events Australia has revealed there are significant opportunities for employment growth in the events industry. Commenting on… Read more »