News – Australia

Barangaroo headland is nothing but a Lend Lease landfill

Barangaroo headland is nothing but a Lend Lease landfill

Research by the National Trust has revealed that the proposed headland design for Barangaroo bears almost no resemblance to the original landform. It defies good and orderly… Read more »

PCOs experience spa treats and gourmet feasts on Crowne Plaza famil

PCOs experience spa treats and gourmet feasts on Crowne Plaza famil

The events and incentives capabilities of Crowne Plaza properties in Coogee Beach, Terrigal and the Hunter Valley were showcased recently, when the hotels hosted a group of… Read more »

Sydney event leaders share their success at Platform10

Sydney event leaders share their success at Platform10

Sydney’s star appeal came in for high praise at this year’s Platform10 seminar for event organisers, as conference chiefs outlined their success in attracting record delegates to… Read more »

Business Events to deliver $93m boost for Western Australia

Business Events to deliver $93m boost for Western Australia

The Perth Convention Bureau (PCB) has delivered a $93.03 million business events bonanza for the Western Australian economy. Reporting on the Bureau’s sales results for the 2009-2010… Read more »

Sydney Climate Change Conference harnesses Centre’s green initiatives

Sydney Climate Change Conference harnesses Centre’s green initiatives

From GreenPower to a cellar of carbon-neutral wines, the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre has deployed the best of its industry-leading green initiatives at this week’s 6th… Read more »

Australia now participating in development of international standard for event management

Australia now participating in development of international standard for event management

An Australian Mirror Committee, including representation from Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA), has been formed to ensure that Australian interests are considered during the development… Read more »

BCEC to host influential industry conference

BCEC to host influential industry conference

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC) has been successful in securing the 6th Annual Associations Forum National Conference in 2011 – Australia’s premier event for professionals working… Read more »

World of Accor attracts PCOs

World of Accor attracts PCOs

Sofitel Sydney Wentworth was the harbour city’s hottest venue last week, not only hosting the largest-ever World of Accor showcase, with over  1300 delegates, but it was… Read more »

Gourmet trip through mountains of mini dishes for PCOs

Gourmet trip through mountains of mini dishes for PCOs

More than 30 event organisers and partners were treated to a culinary journey around the world in late July, at the launch of the National Convention Centre’s… Read more »

What is Australia’s Favourite Event?

What is Australia’s Favourite Event?

Australians love their sport, their festivals, their national and community events but which event can truly call itself Australia’s Favourite? The Australian Event Awards have launched a… Read more »