News – Australia

Largest conference ever secured for Victoria

Melbourne continues to dominate in the business events sector, securing the Lions Clubs International Convention 2024 (LCIC24) forecast to be largest conference ever won for Victoria, and… Read more »

Four Seasons Hotel Sydney reveals major ballroom renovation

The city’s most prestigious events venue will be reborn next month, with Four Seasons Hotel Sydney undertaking a major renovation to its iconic pillarless Grand Ballroom. Officially… Read more »

PCEC offers a live view of all conference proceedings, thanks to AVPartners

Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre (PCEC) will now offer event organisers a live view of all conference proceedings simultaneously, thanks to audiovisual provider AVPartners. AVPartners has installed… Read more »

TTF congratulates Bruce Baird on Business Events Sydney appointment

The Tourism and Transport Forum Australia (TTF) has welcomed the appointment of Bruce Baird AM as the new Chairman of Business Events Sydney. TTF Chief Executive Margy… Read more »

MCEC named an Employer of Choice by the Australian Business Awards

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) was yesterday named an “Employer of Choice” by the Australian Business Awards 2017, joining an elite group of outstanding organisations recognised… Read more »

Moreton Hire expands into Europe

Queensland-founded business event specialists Moreton Hire, have announced they have expanded their international offering into the Northern Hemisphere. Moreton Hire have been the backbone of Australian business… 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 »

Meetings & Events Australia announces regional membership

Meetings & Event Australia (MEA) has announced a new regional membership category. Regional Membership will be open to companies and individuals delivering events or event services outside… Read more »

Sydney International Boat Show’s return to its “spiritual home” at Darling Harbour puts a smile on many faces

The Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) welcomed the outstanding success of the Sydney International Boat Show’s full return to its spiritual home at Darling Harbour…. Read more »

MCEC farewells Chairman after significant 20 years of service

After more than 20 years of outstanding service, Mr Robert Annells PSM has officially stepped down as Chairman of the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Trust (MCET), with… Read more »