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Federal Budget could have delivered more for Business Events as Australia sets its sights on world top 10

The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) has welcomed the Federal Government’s modest increase in funding for Tourism Australia as we set our sights on returning to… Read more »

AACB applauds timing of bid fund announcement as number of international business event bid wins decline

The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) has released its latest edition of the Forward Calendar of International Business Events, containing an analysis of bids won, lost… Read more »

Australian Government investment to disrupt global business events landscape

The importance of business events to the Australian economy has received significant further recognition in the Federal Government’s tourism policy. Today, the Honourable Steven Ciobo MP, Minister… Read more »

BESydney hails new Government Bid Fund a win for Australia

Business Events Sydney (BESydney) has today welcomed the announcement of the new Tourism Australia Business Events Bid Fund by the Australian Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment,… Read more »

EEAA welcomes $12 million federal funding boost for business events

The Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) has welcomed today’s announcement by the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Hon Steven Ciobo MP to increase investment… Read more »

AACB – Celebrating women leaders on International Women’s Day

To celebrate International Women’s Day, Annika Hofsink, Marketing and Communications Executive, AACB caught up with a few of the female executives in convention bureaux across the country…. Read more »

Sunshine Coast to host Association of Australian Convention Bureaux annual conference

The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) will hold their annual conference on the Sunshine Coast in August 2018, reinforcing the increasing importance to the region’s economy,… Read more »

Business Events to play integral part in Government’s future tourism strategy

The voice of the business events industry will be strongly represented in the development of Australia’s future tourism strategy through the Beyond Tourism 2020 Steering Committee. Today,… Read more »

The year to come: Event industry predictions for 2018

We asked a number of industry leaders to give us their predictions for the year ahead, from the challenges to the opportunities 2018 will yield. As a… Read more »

Destination NSW joins the Association of Australian Convention Bureaux

The New South Wales Government’s tourism and major events agency has joined Australia’s peak body for the nation’s convention bureaux, the Association of Australian Convention Bureaux announced… Read more »