Tourism Australia and China Southern Airlines have signed a first-ever deal to develop business events.
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More than 1500 international guests will visit the region for one of the largest sport summits in the world.
The plan aims to triple overnight visitor spending by 2030 and boost regional business events.
The multi-million-dollar redevelopment will see Great Keppel Island become the first cryptocurrency-enabled island in the world.
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.
Ardent, the owner of Dreamworld, reaffirms its focus on theme park safety with another new appointment
Capitalising on strong awareness and demand for Australia by Chinese incentive planners, the Showcase will provide key buyers and media from this important market with the opportunity to experience Australia’s event delivery capability and business events offering first-hand.
The landscapes and fascinating culture of Australia’s Red Centre were recently on display when a group of specialist event planners from Australia and New Zealand participated in Uluru Showcase.
The two organisations have re-signed their Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that confirms cooperative activity in securing business events to New Zealand.
The 750 pax Joymain group was Adelaide’s largest single incentive visit and is the second time the company has visited Australia with first being to Sydney in 2015.
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.
Sirromet Winery in the Brisbane hinterland has just launched eighteen glamping sites, with more planned for the coming years. Emma Castle checks in, wine glass in hand.
Spice takes a trip to Taupo, New Zealand to get a taste of what it has to offer corporate event planners.
The 29th Association of Australian Convention Bureau Annual (AACB) Conference has kicked off on the Sunshine Coast.
The ECO Certification program assures groups that certified products are backed by a strong, well-managed commitment to sustainable practices and provides high quality nature-based tourism experiences.
Sydney has pushed well ahead of Melbourne and Brisbane as the most popular destination for professional association conferences for the 2017/18 financial year, according to new aggregated data from conference sales platform, Conference Monitor.
Meriton Property Services has today been ordered by The Federal Court to pay a penalty of $3 million for breaching Australian Consumer Law by misrepresenting online reviews on TripAdvisor by failing to offer guests the opportunity to write first-hand reviews.
Brisbane Convention Bureau General Manager Juliet Alabaster said event planners can expect another action-packed exhibition, designed ‘for events that go off with a bang’.
A record number of professional conference organisers, event managers and meeting influencers arrived in droves on the Gold Coast recently for the This is Gold Coast Business Exchange.