Sunshine Coast

Sunshine Coast seeking a Business Events Manager wanting a ‘naturally refreshing’ change

As the convention bureau for the Sunshine Coast, BESC offers a range of services including bidding for major conferences and events, assisting members with event planning, and… Read more »

Sunshine Coast wins major regional trade and investment conference

The Sunshine Coast will host a major conference aimed at growing regional trade and investment in Australia. Over 100 delegates are expected to attend The Competitive Institute… Read more »

Sunshine Coast – incentive experiences, new funding program and ‘Out of the Box’ offsite events

The new guide showcases the enviable selection of motivational, destination specific group activities created especially for conference and incentive groups. The image rich guide comes complete with… 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 »

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 »

Queensland’s Sunshine Coast celebrates 50th anniversary of its naming

It is 50 years ago today that Queensland’s “Sunshine Coast” name officially came into being. Until then, the region was known as the “Near North Coast”, reflecting… Read more »

Strong security focus at the Australian Event Symposium in September

Workshops on event security and crowd safety and an overview of cyber security for events will bring those working public, corporate and special events up to speed… Read more »

Sunshine Coast domestic visitors reaches new record high

The Sunshine Coast recorded its highest ever domestic visitor numbers, attracting 3.4 million arrivals to the year ending March 2017, a rise of 6% and contributing $2.06… Read more »

Record growth for Business Events Sunshine Coast as event planners look for ‘naturally inspiring’ destinations

Business events delivered a record $40.8 million to the Sunshine Coast region in 2015/16, attracting 27,384 delegates over 100,731 delegate days, while international business event visitors increased… Read more »

Sunshine Coast looks to ‘Sunny’ future as it celebrates 50th anniversary

The Sunshine Coast officially turns 50 this year and will celebrate the anniversary with a series of events across the region, along with the start of a… Read more »