AirAsia has announced the first-ever international flights from Geelong’s Avalon Airport will take flight from 5 December, 2018, connecting the port city to over 130 destinations.
Often overlooked by its big city counterparts, Canberra has really shed its underdog status in recent years. The compact city is now a haven of stylish restaurants, boutique shopping, hip cafes and hidden laneway bars. Spice heads to Canberra to uncover some of the city’s exciting new secrets.
Spice caught up with Lizard Island’s General Manager, Emilio Fortini to find out what makes this private Island so perfect for events.
Donna Kessler from Get Global shares her insights into creating a successful incentive travel program (ITP).
Incentives company Ultimate Winery Experiences Australia represents 21 noteworthy Australian wineries located in five states including Vic, NSW, Tas, WA and SA. Here’s our pick of the top five winery experiences in Australia.
Employee incentive travel programs are an integral part of the MICE industry. Destinations, venues and suppliers certainly benefit financially. But how important are they for the companies that run them?
Calls for a brand new purpose-built convention centre in Queenstown have been renewed following the arrival of the 6,000 strong Amway China delegation in the tourist hotspot just last week.
Phase one of the accommodation venture, located on the picturesque grounds of the Sirromet Wines estate will open to guests on 1 June, with 18 superbly appointed tented pavilions.
Staff from Frucor Suntory travelled to Tangalooma Island Resort for three days and two nights for their annual conference. Here’s what went down.
Sails Port Macquarie unveiled a brand new multi-million dollar function centre, which overlooks the idyllic port, at a glamourous launch event attended by 300 VIP guests last week (11 May 2018).
Mandurah Cruises in Western Australia has launched a new experience suitable for incentive groups.
Approximately 2,400 AIA Hong Kong delegates landed in Melbourne late last week to take part in an incentive touring program across Victoria.
Business events are generating high value for New Zealand’s visitor industry, and it can only get better, says Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ)
High-end gym Chocolate Box Fitness has teamed up with incentive experts World Corporate Travel to come up with a range of activities for their loyal members.
Thinking of hosting a group to Canberra? Hear it straight from a local’s mouth as to why the capital city is the hottest destination this season.
Spice Magazine jets off to the vibrant metropolis that is Ho Chi Minh City to discover the Hotel Des Arts Saigon property and all it can offer meeting planners.
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.
Voyages Ayers Rock Resort’s exclusive evening dining experience in the desert, Tali Wiru, has re-opened for corporate groups.
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.
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.