Destinations

Adelaide clocks up a big year

The South Australian capital hosted its largest ever incentive visit and its largest conference in 2017 while the Adelaide Convention Bureau had its biggest year ever with… Read more »

New Brisbane signature experiences a dream come true

Up close and personal encounters with koalas, scenic flights over stunning Moreton Bay and a tour of Australia’s largest gallery of modern art are just some signature… 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 »

AccorHotels welcomes Mercure Alice Springs Resort to the network

AccorHotels officially welcomed Mercure Alice Springs Resort to the network in ceremonial style last week and declared the hotel’s purpose built outdoor amphitheatre open to the community…. 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 »

Canterbury out in force at CINZ MEETINGS 2017

The South Island’s The South Island’s Canterbury region will be out in force at CINZ MEETINGS 2017, when a record 12 partners join Christchurch and Canterbury Convention… Read more »

Major events “Come to Life” on the Sunshine Coast with launch of new marketing campaign

Sunshine Coast Council and Visit Sunshine Coast, today (May 31) launched a new marketing campaign promoting the diverse range of major events hosted on the Sunshine Coast…. Read more »

Federal Budget Missed Opportunity: Bid fund remains a priority for the Business Events Industry

The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) has expressed its disappointment in last night’s Federal Budget, flagging the missed opportunity to invest in the business events industry… Read more »

Sydney remains Australia’s #1 Business Events destination

Sydney is again Australia’s number one business event destination according to the latest International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) Country and City Rankings report. Released today, the… Read more »

Melbourne is number one for visitors attending conferences

Melbourne has officially been recognised as the number one city in Australia for delegate attendance, attracting the highest number of attendees to international association meetings held in… Read more »