Brisbane is the ideal destination for unforgettable business events and Brisbane Economic Development Agency can help to deliver your next conference or incentive. Experience a vibrant urban city with a variety of modern venues, stunning new hotels, and enticing rooftop bars and dining options. Our dedicated Business Events team can provide advice on new and unique venues, connecting to local industry experts, leveraging major events, business collaboration partners, and general support in planning your next event.
Where the city meets the sea, Newcastle is the kind of destination where delegates can enjoy the best of both worlds and leave feeling refreshed and invigorated.
Newcastle Business Events provide valuable local knowledge and support through all stages of event planning. Choices are in abundance, so let the team help you to find the right venue, match you with accommodation on its doorstep, and team you up with local suppliers that deliver great outcomes and experiences.
The new kid on the block for the GC. A new build 192 rooms, a diverse range of C&E space from 4-250 pax, The Salty Fox rooftop bar - all a 1 minute walk from the terminal, a 5 minute walk to Kirra Beach.
Sydney Olympic Park is Sydney’s premier event destination. Located at the heart of greater Sydney and home to 12 unique venues and over one hundred diverse event spaces.
A complimentary venue-finding Business Events team will help open up endless possibilities for your next meeting, conference, exhibition or team building event.
Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley is a chic conservation retreat, located in the World Heritage-listed Greater Blue Mountains region. 40 freestanding villas showcase spectacular views, each with swimming pool, double-sided fireplace and veranda. The Main Homestead features various dining settings including the Wolgan Dining Room; Country Kitchen, Valley Bar & Lounge and a walk-in wine cellar. The resort offers a range of activities including hiking, four-wheel driving, cycling and horse riding along hidden trails, sparkling creeks and epic ridgelines.
Enjoy beautiful waterfalls, fresh country air, idyllic walks, fine food and wine while in the beautiful Southern Highlands, an easy drive southwest of Sydney. Southern Highlands is the perfect destination for business events where you can get away, escape from the hustle and bustle of city pressures whilst accomplishing your business goals in a special place.
An exceptional setting for events or residential conferences. Poised at the edge of Melbourne’s centre, beside Fitzroy Gardens and opposite Melbourne’s events hub of the MCG and CENTREPIECE at Melbourne Park, you can get away without being far away. We can tailor our flexible facilities for any event, from boardroom meetings, to cocktails for 1000, or exhibitions for up to 30 displays. Our new premium guest rooms provide an elegant retreat to unplug from networking and enjoy the stunning views.
Western Sydney’s newest functions and events hub is Bankwest Stadium, accommodating events from 2 to 1,000 guests. With 10 internal spaces and 9 external exhibition areas, Bankwest Stadium provides a vast array of versatility and functionality. Our dedicated meetings and special events team will ensure a seamless end-to-end event experience.
Cordis Auckland is at the heart of hospitality surrounded by one of the city's most vibrant neighbourhoods. The new 244 room Pinnacle Tower will open in early October 2021 which will take Cordis Auckland to 640 rooms. To complement the additional hotel rooms, a new 400sqm ballroom (The Jade Room) with both natural light and outdoor balcony will be added to the extensive meeting spaces bringing the total number of meeting rooms to 18.
Business Events Perth connects meeting, incentive or exhibition planners with Western Australia’s extraordinary experiences, venues and world-renowned experts, helping create inspiring business events.
Our bank of in-house expertise means a meeting, incentive or exhibition planner can access the latest market intelligence and on-the-ground local support when planning your next business event.
Business Events Perth offers in-kind and event funding support to business event organisers considering Perth and Western Australia as the destination for their next business event.
The Business Events Council of Australia (BECA) was formed in 1994 as a peak industry body. It provides an umbrella structure for the key industry associations operating in the Australian business events sector: The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB), Australian Convention Centres Group (ACCG), Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA), Meetings and Events Australia (MEA) and the Professional Conference Organisers Association (PCOA).
As the peak industry body for the business events sector BECA provides a single voice for the industry and liaises with the federal government and relevant agencies on matters common to all sectors of the industry. In response to COVID-19’s devastating impact on the business events industry, BECA’s members united under the “one-voice” principle to best represent whole of industry needs. BECA is in constant direct communication with Government through the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, The Treasury’s Coronavirus Business Liaison Unit, Austrade and Tourism Australia. Through the support of industry, BECA has put forward views on business confidence and JobKeeper, a response, recovery and rebound framework, and pre-budget submission.
Hemingway’s Brewery offers two unique waterfront venues in Cairns & Port Douglas, each offering guests a vibrant setting with stunning waterfront views and flexible function spaces catering from intimate VIP settings to large groups up to 1,000 and everything in-between. Each venue is just walking distance to the town center and close to accommodation.
Experience undiscovered beauty in the Hawkesbury Valley with 105 refurbished rooms and suites to choose from, our Hawkesbury Valley accommodation caters for all. From luxe deluxe rooms, ideal for couples, to 3-bedroom apartments with family-friendly configurations. We are ideal for work conferences, leisure groups, weddings, romantic gateway, or family vacations.
Adelaide Convention Bureau (ACB) is the peak independent body for business events in South Australia. The ACB’s role is to provide assistance and guidance to convention and event organisers through every stage of planning, free of charge. The result: a smooth-running, successful and memorable event.
Built in 1935 and heritage listed, Luna Park is a Sydney icon and now in 2021 with exciting new upgrades it's a world class entertainment precinct which comprises of 13 corporate event spaces including the new premium wine bar, Amphora, and the Big Top, a 2,000 seat auditorium.
Topgolf is Australia's premier entertainment and event venue on the Gold Coast. Get ready for the ultimate event to engage your team, social club or group of friends! Think golf re-imagined with 90 climate-controlled bays, naturally lit conference space, outstanding food and beverage and the latest music to get the party started. We can host between 10-1200 guests.
The Townsville Enterprise Convention Bureau is a complimentary service that is the first point of contact for meeting and conference planners interested in hosting events in Townsville North Queensland.
The Convention Bureau acts as the facilitator between local conference venues, accommodation houses, service providers and other professional services and offers industry expertise, efficient and effective support for your event. The team at the Townsville Enterprise Convention Bureau can assist with using our extensive local networks and expertise to develop a tailored solution ideal for your event.
Currently undergoing a multi-million dollar refurbishment, Pullman Cairns International is a unique 5 star hotel reflecting the ambience and spirit of Tropical Cairns. Boasting 3000 square metres of event space and Cairns’ largest Grand Ballroom complete with a 42 sqm LED Screen, the hotel can accommodate conferencing for up to 700 delegates.
Located at the water's edge and surrounded by nature, New Zealand's capital is home to a powerful mix of creative energy, a vibrant arts scene, innovative businesses and key decision-makers.
A compact city where getting anywhere is easy, Wellington has many dynamic venues and 4,000 hotel rooms within walking distance of the CBD and our stunning waterfront. Situated in the centre of the country, Wellington is a hub of connectivity with regular flights from anywhere in New Zealand and a short three-hour plane ride from major Australian cities.
Pullman Reef Hotel Casino is a boutique five star hotel in the city centre, just a few minutes' walk from the Cairns Convention Centre and overlooking the beautiful waterfront.
As part of an entertainment complex the hotel has so much to offer a meeting, conference or incentive group. Along with hotel meeting rooms, a ballroom and a roof top pool deck the venue has many great dining and entertainment outlets. Each onsite venue can be booked exclusively for a private event.
Our team thrives on creating engaging environments. Visit our stand to see examples of creative and innovative events.
The Wildlife Retreat at Taronga is nestled within the 28 hectares of Taronga Zoo on the Sydney Harbour foreshore. With 62 thoughtfully curated designer rooms, home of the Two Hat Restaurant Me-Gal, the best rooftop event space in Sydney the ‘Gili’ and more than 15 unique event and meeting spaces.
Merimbula and the Sapphire Coast is halfway between Melbourne and Sydney, just 3 hours from Canberra and a unique place to host small to medium conferences & events. Uncrowded beaches, untouched national parks and undiscovered coastal wilderness. Plus, a wide range of unique venues, accommodation and experiences that you simply can’t get anywhere else.
Christchurch is the destination for your next business event. We are New Zealand's second largest city and airport, and our city is flat and compact making it easy for visitors to explore. Our new CBD is vibrant and packed full of highlights, and our backyard is brimming with exceptional experiences for incentive travel. We have a deep knowledge pool and a city focused on the future – a perfect mix for creating lasting legacy opportunities with business events.
The Convention Bureau team can assist you with bid support for Trans-Tasman conferences, and provide you with all the local connections and destination information you need to help ensure your next event in Christchurch is a great success.
Radisson Hotel Group™ (formerly Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group) is one of the world's largest hotel groups with eight distinctive hotel brands, more than 1,400 hotels in operation and under development around the world. The Radisson Hotel Group portfolio includes Radisson Collection™, Radisson Blu®, Radisson®, Radisson RED®, Park Plaza®, Park Inn® by Radisson, Country Inn & Suites® by Radisson and prizeotel. Guests can benefit from the newly rebranded Radisson Rewards™ (formerly Club Carlson SM), a global rewards program that delivers unique and personalized ways to create memorable moments that matter to our guests. Radisson Rewards offers exceptional loyalty benefits for our guests, meeting planners, travel agents and business partners. Radisson Meetings™ offers a variety of fully-equipped meeting and event venues featuring fast free Wi-Fi, A/V technology and on-site contacts designed to make every event unique. More than 95,000 global team members work for the Radisson Hotel Group and at the hotels licensed to operate in its systems.
Escape to Daydream Island Resort and Living Reef, ideally located in the heart of Queensland’s Whitsundays Islands and the gateway to the World Heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef.
Imagine waking up to the sound of the waves drumming against the infinity pool, a wonderland of white-sand beaches, turquoise lagoons, and Australia’s Famous Reef & Wildlife experience.
Nourish your well-being in one of our 280 beautifully designed rooms and suites, wake up to – across lush, tropical gardens or looking out to the impossibly blue waters of the Whitsundays. Indulge in diverse and delectable fare at our three restaurants and three bars, including an exciting new Asian Fusion restaurant which joins the buffet and modern Australian restaurants. Host your group meeting or special occasion in our event space or beachside. Turn new experiences into lasting memories at Daydream Island Resort and Living Reef.