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Australia’s peak travel media association to showcase Sunshine Coast’s attractions during 50th anniversary celebrations

Australia’s peak travel writing body, the Australian Society of Travel Writers (ASTW) will hold its annual convention on the Sunshine Coast from today, Friday 18 – Sunday… Read more »

Sunshine Coast helps out Whitsundays with relocation of major conference in wake of Cyclone Debbie

“The show must go on,” declared the organisers of the Panalitix Accountants’ Conference, who were in the final planning stages for their annual conference when Cyclone Debbie… Read more »

Sunshine Soiree showcases Coast’s rich food attractions for business events sector

Business Events Sunshine Coast (BESC), were joined by 14 Sunshine Coast business event operators to showcase their conference and incentive products and services to some 35 Brisbane… Read more »

Behind the scenes of the Australian Event Awards

As the 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, Peter Jones, put it at the Australian Event Awards ceremony on the Sunshine Coast, “Any industry is only as important… Read more »

Australian Event Symposium regains its mojo

by Trevor Connell Last year the Australian Event Symposium looked like it was on its last legs. The overall program was pretty good but the attendance was… Read more »

Finalists announced for the Australian Event Awards 2016

Finalists for the Australian Event Awards have been announced, once again bringing focus to the diversity and reach of Australia’s events industry. The Australian Event Awards seek… Read more »

The Australian Event Symposium to deliver a program like no other

Bringing together the Creative Directors of some of Australia’s most significant events and providing a strong skills-based second day, the Australian Event Symposium, to be held on… Read more »

Vivid Sydney’s Creative Director joins the Australian Event Symposium

Ignatius Jones, one of the world’s leading major event directors and creative director of Vivid Sydney, has joined the program for the Australian Event Symposium to shed… Read more »

Sunshine Coast wins bid to stage Australian Event Awards from 2016 – 2018

Following a number of highly competitive bids from capital cities and regional centres all around Australia, Queensland’s Sunshine Coast has been successful in winning the right to… Read more »

Record arrivals and events calendar posted as Sunshine Coast gears up for 50th anniversary

The Sunshine Coast capped a stellar year with the announcement of a 19% increase in passenger numbers at Sunshine Coast Airport for December 2015. Total passenger movements… Read more »