The Dorsett will be among a group of hotels on the coast with more than 300 rooms and be the second biggest in the Broadbeach region behind only The Star Grand.
From 3,345 nominations, we were able to narrow the list down to a tidy 100. Say hello to this year’s top services and suppliers.
Following months of hype, C2 International has announced it will be cancelling its C2 Melbourne business conference scheduled for October.
SMA Productions recently sponsored a fun-filled night of song and dance at the Make A Wish Sydney ‘Wish Wonderland’ Ball.
The two organisations have re-signed their Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that confirms cooperative activity in securing business events to New Zealand.
Spice spoke to some hardened professionals to learn the dos and don’ts of throwing a seasonal soiree that’ll be remembered for all the right reasons.
Restaurateur Jonathan Barthelmess (The Apollo Sydney/ Tokyo and Cho Cho San) is bringing his contemporary interpretation of the Greek taverna to the north, with the opening of GRECA in Brisbane later this year.
EEAA’s Chief Executive, Joyce DiMascio, is one of 16 senior business women invited to be ambassadors in a new Heart Foundation and Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry campaign.
More 170 students will attend MEA’s Victorian Careers Program in Melbourne today at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre.
Spice escapes to Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort to soak in the sun, take in the dramatic landscapes, wander through sleepy villages, and learn about what the island paradise has to offer groups.
The Northern Territory’s specialisations in the health sector were on show recently in Darwin when the Northern Territory Convention Bureau (NTCB) and industry partners hosted event planners and senior office bearers from a range of health sector associations.
Taking place 20-21 November on the Sunshine Coast, this year’s program features a day of industry based, collaborative Workshops followed by a day of Masterclasses led by ground-breakers from beyond the events industry.
The proposed Ritz Carlton and residences tower at The Star Sydney complex, together with works in a connected ribbon development, will include new resort amenities, significantly more food and beverage offerings and a neighbourhood centre. Learn more here.
Spice takes a trip to Taupo, New Zealand to get a taste of what it has to offer corporate event planners.
Laura Schwartz, White House Director of Events during the Clinton Administration, will be MC and keynote speaker at the debut two-day event. Learn more about the event here.
Mentors and Masterminds: do you need one and how to find one. The upcoming Melbourne Women in Tourism Leadership lunch will be held on Thursday September 20 at Sofitel on Collins, Melbourne and will address the topic of mentoring and its role in your career, including benefits to both mentors and mentees.
The 29th Association of Australian Convention Bureau Annual (AACB) Conference has kicked off on the Sunshine Coast.
Samantha Cahn, winner of the inaugural David Grant Creativity Project, completed an arts/law degree but then chose not to go down the traditional legal path. Here she shares what she loves most about the events industry and why her decision to pursue creativity was reaffirmed by a trip to C2 Montreal.
Hammons Holdings, the newly-appointed concessionaire of Sydney Harbour Bridge Tourism Activities, today announced it has successfully agreed a term sheet with OTTTO Holdings Pty Ltd to acquire the existing BridgeClimb Sydney assets.
Lauren Detez, Arinex’ Project Coordinator based in Perth – and this year’s Meetings and Events Australia (MEA) Ungerboeck Scholarship recipient for Western Australia – shares what it is about events that she loves