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 world’s favourite travel broadcaster has named North Queensland as his number one destination on the planet.
Professionals from the Australian events industry gathered this morning (8 March) for the Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia’s (EEAA) annual International Women’s Day breakfast, held at Doltone House, Hyde Park.
Ahead of International Women’s Day on 8 March, Spice News will be running a series of Q+As with inspiring female figureheads from the Australian events industry. Next up, Donna Kessler, Founder and Director, Tourism Portfolio.
InterContinental Sydney’s highly anticipated refurb of its meetings and event spaces is complete, with a host of new features and fittings primed and ready for event planners.
With the future of AIME in new hands, Reed Travel Exhibition’s Graeme Barnett and Angela Sciacca discuss the possibility of a new MICE event for Asia-Pacific and why acquiring quality buyers is tougher than ever.
The world’s largest online video conference for video creators and industry professionals, VidCon, will return to Melbourne in 2018 and 2019, after a successful debut event in the city last year.
The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre treated the AIME 2018 industry press to an exclusive hardhat tour of the $200m expansion, ahead of its July opening.
Showtime Events Centre has re-branded as multi-site caterer Showtime Event Group, specialising in business events with a suite of new exclusive and partner venues across Melbourne.
Melbourne will be getting its own slice of Parisian flair, when Marriott International brings its Le Méridien brand to the CBD.
North Queensland’s Flames of the Forest has lifted the curtain on its first major refurbishment in five years.
Thinking of taking a group to Geelong? Here are our top picks for what you should include in the itinerary.
The AIME hosted buyer opening night party is set to take place at Old Melbourne Gaol.
The Leading Men now has a Melbourne-based team made up of Australian musical theatre stars.
The Byron at Byron Resort & Spa has undergone a six week renovation transforming the Resort restaurant, bar and central facilities.
Meetings in Da Nang Vietnam just got a little more Grand.
Incentive, Conference and Event Society Asia Pacific’s (ICESAP) president Nigel Gaunt believes that incentive travel agencies need to be better structured and equipped in order to keep marketing spend within the business events space.
Ovolo Hotel has made yet another acquisition, this week announcing its entry into Canberra with the procurement of Hotel Hotel.
Spice heads to Kauai, Hawaii to take a look at the range of unique experiences and activities available to Aussie incentive planners.
Malaysia Airlines will be reinstating direct flights between Kuala Lumpur and Brisbane effective 6 June 2018.