The Dawn Princess — a 77,000-tonne superliner that last week become the largest ship to sail under the Harbour Bridge– is expected to impact significantly on the $330-million industry as it makes Sydney its home port.
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Seventy corporate and professional conference organisers attended the Annual Corporate Event at Zest at the Royal Motor Yacht Club on Tuesday (October 28).
The Australian Jockey Club (AJC) was named Caterer of the Year at the Carbon Neutral 2008 Savour Australian National Awards for Excellence held in Brisbane on Monday (October 27).
Accor’s second Pullman hotel in Australia is set to open in Cairns on December 1 following a strategic rebranding that targets the corporate travel and MICE segments.
Travel agents are reaping extraordinary commissions from clients when on-selling travel insurance with airline tickets, insurance provider AAMI has revealed.
The Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) is gearing up to unveil its new flagship Australian property ‘The Rialto’ following a $60 million refurbishment that has transformed the iconic heritage-listed property into one of the city’s most decadent hote
SpiceNews contributor James Wilkinson was named travel writer of the year for trade publications at the Australian Society of Travel Writers (ASTW) annual general meeting in Shanghai.
The thrill of securing some of the world’s most prestigious events for one of the world’s fastest growing economies has attracted marketing professional Sue Hocking to take on the role as director of sales at the new Qatar National Convention Centre (QNCC
Extensive development of luxury accommodation properties have made Macau a new international MICE player, a Macau Tourist Office spokesperson said at a promotional event held at NSW Parliament on Wednesday (October 22).
Sydney Tower has launched a new theatre-style attraction designed to scare guests silly as it takes them through an abandoned gold mine.
Shanghai’s popularity as a MICE destination for Australian organisations remains robust, according to the city’s leading tourism authority.
Pacific Blue Airlines has added two additional weekly flights to Nadi from Brisbane following ongoing demand and strong support for more seats on the route.
Toga Hospitality is to open two new hotels in Darwin in February 2009: Medina Grand Darwin Waterfront and Vibe Hotel Darwin Waterfront.
Etihad Airways is ramping up its Melbourne presence in the lead-up to the launch of new flights to the Victorian capital with the announcement today (October 23) of a five-year sponsorship of the famed Telstra Dome.
The global financial crisis is heightening stress on companies and employees, and this year’s Christmas party could easily be the first victim to fall to budget constraints.
Almost 800 industry members converged on the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre for the Australian Liquor Industry Awards (ALIA) last night (October 22).
The former Sydney Convention and Visitors Bureau launched its new identity as Business Events Sydney (BESydney) and outlined the next phase of its growth strategy at its annual general meeting this week.
The Organiser of Melbourne RSVP — one of Victoria’s leading corporate and special event tradeshow — has announced a date change for next year’s show.
The Brisbane Entertainment Centre with host the largest monster truck line up ever held outside the US, when the Sony Playstation World Monster Truck Finals kick off on November 15.
Virgin Atlantic Airways is continuing to report high demand for MICE bookings to Hong Kong from Australia despite the economic downturn and low value of the Australian dollar.