Sunshine Coast

Indian buyers experience an exotic taste of the Sunshine Coast during Dreamtime 2017

Business Events Sunshine Coast (BESC) is looking towards the Indian market for major growth as a result of hosting a group of Indian buyers following this year’s… Read more »

New Business Event Assistance Program announced for Sunshine Coast

Support for staging business events on the Sunshine Coast has received a welcome boost with the launch of the Business Events Assistance Program. Facilitated by Business Events… Read more »

‘Sunshine Soiree’ showcases business events sector

Business Events Sunshine Coast (BESC), were joined by 22 Sunshine Coast business event operators to showcase their conference and incentive products and services to a record 55… Read more »

The Australian Event Awards deliver the Unexpected

The Australian Event Awards dinner is usually a pretty spectacular affair with lots of pizzazz and entertainment.  So this year guests were a bit underwhelmed when they… 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 »

Ignatius Jones to receive Australian Event Awards Lifetime Achievement Award

In recognition of the outstanding contribution he has made to the Australian events industry throughout his career, Ignatius Jones will receive the esteemed Lifetime Achievement Award at… Read more »

Australia’s peak travel media association to showcase Sunshine Coast’s attractions during 50th anniversary celebrations

Australia’s peak travel writing body, the Australian Society of Travel Writers (ASTW) will hold its annual convention on the Sunshine Coast from today, Friday 18 – Sunday… Read more »

Sunshine Coast’s business events sector to be boosted by $6 million redevelopment of the Caloundra Events Centre

Sunshine Coast’s premier performing arts and conference centre, The Events Centre at Caloundra, will undergo a $6 million redevelopment as part of a dollar-for-dollar funding partnership between… Read more »

Queensland’s Sunshine Coast celebrates 50th anniversary of its naming

It is 50 years ago today that Queensland’s “Sunshine Coast” name officially came into being. Until then, the region was known as the “Near North Coast”, reflecting… Read more »

From Coast to City ~ Sunshine Coast and Brisbane partner to increase business to the ‘Great South East’

Business Events Sunshine Coast (BESC) has created a new partnership with the Brisbane Convention Bureau to host a group of nine top event planners to the region… Read more »