News – industry related

Business Events Leadership descends on Canberra

Leaders of the Business Events industry have visited Canberra to engage with Federal Parliamentarians and senior departmental officials as part of the Business Events Council of Australia… Read more »

Eventing the Future partners with ShowGizmo for 6th consecutive year

Wellington based event app developer, ShowGizmo, has confirmed a partnership with annual conference, Eventing The Future (ETF) for the 6th consecutive year. The two day conference is… Read more »

Sunshine Coast domestic visitors reaches new record high

The Sunshine Coast recorded its highest ever domestic visitor numbers, attracting 3.4 million arrivals to the year ending March 2017, a rise of 6% and contributing $2.06… Read more »

National Parks & Wildlife Service encourages the events industry to break free from Sydney’s concrete jungle

NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service encourages the events industry to break free from Sydney’s concrete jungle and is setting its sights on nurturing the creative imaginations… Read more »

Record tourism & transport funding to send NSW visitor economy soaring

The NSW Government’s record investment in the tourism and transport sectors in its 2017-18 Budget will bolster the State’s visitor economy and enhance NSW’s reputation as one… Read more »

ICC Sydney details support for Regional NSW

  International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) CEO, Geoff Donaghy, has outlined how the new venue is supporting New South Wales (NSW) rural communities in the face… Read more »

MCI joins the Creative Consortium to bring C2 Conference to Melbourne in November 2017

MCI, the world’s leading provider of strategic engagement and activation solutions for the international meetings and events industry, joins forces with C2 International, with the support of… Read more »

New Zealand brings its diversity to Associations Forum

New Zealand is bringing a diverse range of destinations and venues to the Associations Forum National Conference (AFNC) next month in Sydney. CINZ Australia Manager Sharon Auld… Read more »

MCEC remains Australasia’s undisputed leading Meetings and Conference Centre six years running

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) was last night named Australasia’s Leading Meetings and Conference Centre for the sixth consecutive year at the prestigious World Travel Awards… Read more »

Christchurch Centre designs reveal world-class venue

Landmark architectural designs for the Christchurch Centre are on show to international event organisers at CINZ MEETINGS 2017 in Auckland this week. General Manager Rob McIntyre says… Read more »