Revealed this week, The Star Gold Coast’s new all-suite hotel, The Darling, includes 57 luxury rooms, an infinity pool, and a rooftop bar.
Auckland Convention Bureau has a won the bid to host the Asia-Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE) Annual Conference and Exhibition, taking place in 2021 and expected to attract more than 1,700 delegates and 200 exhibitors.
Holiday Inn Melbourne on Flinders has completed a multi-million dollar refurbishment of all its guest rooms, bathrooms and suites.
Adelaide Convention Bureau’s annual Destination South Australia showcase, which took place last week, saw business event planners from across the country travel to the region to experience the very best it has to offer for conferences and incentives.
The Business Events Tasmania (BET) board has appointed Marnie Craig to the position of CEO to drive the destination’s share of both domestic and international business.
Spice News sits down with Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) CEO Robyn Johnson to hear about the association’s plans for the year ahead.
History was made on Sunday (25 March) when Qantas’ QF9 carriage, departing from Perth, landed in London to become the first regularly-scheduled direct commercial flight between Australia and Europe.
Voyages Ayers Rock Resort’s exclusive evening dining experience in the desert, Tali Wiru, has re-opened for corporate groups.
ICC Sydney has bolstered its technology infrastructure following a $1m investment.
Spice News sits down with former NSW police officer and head of Sheridan Consulting Group Craig Sheridan to discuss the changing security landscape and what event planners can do to keep their attendees safe during these uncertain times.
Tourist hubs close to natural wonders and outdoor adventure experiences saw the highest increase in accommodation prices for 2017, reflecting the continued popularity for eco-tourism, according to the latest Hotels Price Index, from Hotels.com.
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Carolyn Childs, Co-Founder of MyTravelResearch.com, speaks to Spice News about how the MICE sector can make events accessible to everyone.
The launch of a first ever multi-million dollar fund to attract business events to Australia is the Government’s biggest commitment to the industry to date, says Arinex CEO, Tamara Kavalec.
Located in the leafy suburbs of Sydney’s Surry Hills, Paramount House Hotel will officially open its doors on 1 April, with online bookings now being taken.
It’s all happening in Brisbane right now, with luxury hotels, multi-million dollar precincts, and swanky event spaces opening up left, right, and centre. Spice News spotlights six of the hottest openings set to take Brizzy by storm this year.
Executive General Manager Events Tourism Australia Penny Lion has told Spice News that the Government’s newly announced $12m business events fund will be a game changer for the events industry and could help secure international events right up until 2030.
Marriott International has revealed that the highly-anticiapted W Brisbane will open on 1 June, three months after its original launch date.
Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) CEO Andrew Hiebl believes the Federal Government’s $12m Bid Fund Program for the business events industry will help reverse Australia’s recent decline in global ranking and market share.
The EEAA has welcomed the news that, after years of campaigning by the events industry for greater support from the Federal Government, Australia’s first ever government-funded business events bid fund has been launched.