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The Royal Easter Show’s “The Stables” named as a finalist in prestigious international Attraction awards.

For many years The Stables was known to loyal showgoers as the temporary home to the beloved Clydesdales and the RM Williams emporium. But that all changed… Read more »

New Zealand celebrates 10th PCOA with largest-ever team

The largest-ever team of New Zealand suppliers is heading to the Gold Coast for the Professional Conference Organisers (PCO) Association’s 10th anniversary event next month. Conventions and… Read more »

World Health Organization (WHO) members meet in Brisbane

World Health Organization (WHO) members from the Western Pacific Region have converged on the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC) this week to discuss future priorities for… Read more »

AccorHotels signs an agreement to acquire Mantra Group Limited

AccorHotels has announced the signature of an agreement with  Mantra Group Limited with the view to acquire all of the issued capital in Mantra by way of… Read more »

IAC rockets Adelaide into the large events stratosphere

Adelaide has just held its largest ever business event, the 68th International Astronautical Congress (IAC). 4470 delegates from 71 nations plus visits by 700 school children and… Read more »

Canberra the ideal location for major Asia-Pacific convention

Direct flights from Singapore and New Zealand are just one reason why Canberra was selected as the first Australian destination for the significant i-CREATE conference in August… Read more »

ICC Sydney celebrates 1,000 team member qualifications through TAFE NSW partnership

International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) has celebrated another key milestone this week, with 1,000 enrolees receiving nationally recognised industry qualifications via its unique training partnership with… Read more »

Luxperience founder, Helen Logas has sold the successful, global travel trade institution

After six years guiding Luxperience to an overwhelming success, founder Helen Logas has sold the renowned luxury travel trade forum to US owned company Diversified Communications Australia,… Read more »

Diversified Communications Australia acquire Luxperience

Diversified Communication Australia has announced the acquisition of Luxperience, Australia’s only event dedicated exclusively to the business of luxury travel. David Longman, General Manager of Diversified Communications… Read more »

AccorHotels launches Sydney’s first new build luxury hotel since Olympics

Sofitel Sydney Darling Harbour was officially launched on 3 October 2017 by The Hon. Adam Marshall MP, Minister for Tourism and Major Events making it the first… Read more »