News – Australia

Sunshine Coast announces new food festival

The Curated Plate, a new four-day destination food festival is set to make its debut on the Sunshine Coast on August 8-11, 2019. In a celebration of… Read More

Meet MCEC’s flagship eatery

Goldfields Café & Bar is one of the newest players in Melbourne’s world-renowned food scene. The cafe is Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre’s (MCEC) flagship food outlet,… Read More

Sydney Showground catering team up for the challenge of Invictus Games

With the start of the Invictus Games Sydney 2018 just days away, the award-winning catering team at Sydney Showground is preparing to roll out five-star treatment to… Read More

Grants open to help Brisbane win global conventions

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has invited Brisbane’s ambitious early career professionals and researchers to apply for a share of $30,000 to help the city attract leading international… Read More

New purpose built convention centre announced for the Sunshine Coast

Following its $100 million purchase of the Novotel Twin Waters Resort in Queensland last month, Shakespeare Property Group, have revealed a further commitment to the region, announcing… Read More

Association Events Summit: An honest insight into association events

The Associations Forum Association Events Summit held at ICC Sydney in September was a fascinating dive into the world of association events – their challenges, triumphs and… Read More

Future of Australia’s ports examined in Darwin

Some 200 industry leaders, decision makers and government speakers from all over Australia met in Darwin recently for the 46th biennial Ports Australia conference. The conference, one… Read More

ICC Sydney strengthens ties with Orange

International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) returned to the annual Orange Wine Show over the weekend, celebrating the region’s thriving wine industry and exploring opportunities to further… Read More

Countdown to the Australian Open 2019 begins

January’s Australian Open is set to break records with the best-of-the-best converging in Melbourne for the largest annual sporting event in the Southern Hemisphere. Minister for Tourism… Read More

EEAA and Association of Event Organisers commit to closer collaboration

Two major Associations representing the business events sector have committed to closer collaboration following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the EEAA 2018 Global… Read More