News – Australia

Workshop Events launches smart event planning solution

Sydney-based event production company, Workshop Events, today announced the launch of its new strategic planning tool, Event Workshop, designed to get “under the hood” of clients and… Read more »

‘Trailblazers’ to help win business events for Brisbane

Researchers in areas of mobile robots and stem cells, a specialist passionate about finding solutions for children with hearing loss, and two molecular bio scientists are among… Read more »

MEA applauds $12 million funding to attract international events

MEA applauds $12 million funding to attract international events

Meetings & Events Australia, the peak member group representing the events industry, is delighted with the announcement today by the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, the… Read more »

Melbourne Convention Bureau applauds federal funding boost for business events

The Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) applauds the announcement today by Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Hon Steven Ciobo MP to increase investment in attracting international business… Read more »

Tourism Australia announces multi-million dollar business events bid fund

Australia’s multi-billion dollar business events industry has received a huge boost with the creation of a national bid fund, making $12 million available over the next three… Read more »

TTF welcomes new national bid fund

The Tourism & Transport Forum Australia (TTF) has welcomed today’s announcement that the Federal Government will establish a national bid fund to draw more lucrative business events… Read more »

Australian Government investment to disrupt global business events landscape

The importance of business events to the Australian economy has received significant further recognition in the Federal Government’s tourism policy. Today, the Honourable Steven Ciobo MP, Minister… Read more »

Celebrate with the best of the best in the Meetings & Events Industry

As 26 independent member and non-member industry Judges across finalise their confidential scores for the 2017 MEA National Awards, MEA today announced the dates and venues for… Read more »

ICC Sydney hosts first CEO Asia roadshow

International Convention Centre Sydney’s (ICC Sydney) first CEO Asia Roadshow series, showcasing the exciting opportunities and advantages of meeting in Australia’s global city, is successfully underway. Meetings… Read more »

Staging Connections kicks off Brisbane Broncos 30-year celebrations and season launch

The Brisbane Broncos 30-year celebration and season launch event was awash with maroon and gold on Friday night as the NRL team announced their team line-up for… Read more »