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Melbourne Sports Hub facility management program heads to Brisbane

The MSAC Institute of Training (MIT) will be taking the next event in its International Sports Facility Management Program to Brisbane on Thursday 25th and Friday 26th June 2015.…

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May 23, 2015 Design / Events / Sport / Venues /


Jet ski ‘hoon’ jailed over swimmer’s death at Port Melbourne

A jet ski driver who was "hooning" in a swimmer's only zone off Port Melbourne when he struck and killed a father has been sentenced to five years' jail, amid emotional…

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May 22, 2015 Aquatics / Legal / Recreation / Safety /


FFA sponsorship outstrips those of shoots past rugby league and union

The Football Federation Australia (FFA) is set to outperform two of its major rival sporting organisations in sponsorship revenue, posting a 30% increase for this financial year.…

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May 22, 2015 Finance / Marketing / Sport /


MCEC’s digital infrastructure gets global recognition

The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre’s technology offering has been recognised with the venue winning the 2015 INCON Digital Infrastructure Award. Melbourne Convention and…

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May 22, 2015 Events / Marketing / Technology / Venues /


Australia Council begins cuts to programs following the Federal Budget

In the wake of changes to arts funding announced in the Federal Budget last week, the Australia Council for the Art has began a series of cuts to arts programs. The cuts follow Arts…

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May 21, 2015 Culture / Entertainment / Finance / Government /


Heritage status delays redevelopment of historic Kalgoorlie outdoor pool

The planned redevelopment of the historic Lord Forrest Olympic Pool in Kalgoorlie is taking into account the building’s Category 1 heritage status, which requires redevelopment…

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May 21, 2015 Aquatics / Culture / Recreation /


Royal Yacht Club of Victoria to develop new marina at Williamstown

Australia’s oldest Royal yacht club is to develop a $14 million state-of-the-art marina in the Melbourne port suburb of Williamstown. The Royal Yacht Club of Victoria will replace…

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May 21, 2015 Recreation / Venues /


Cost cutting to see new Tokyo Olympic Stadium lose its roof

Japan's Sports Minister, Hakubun Shimomura, has called for the installation of temporary seating and for the installation of a retractable roof to be postponed atTokyo’s new…

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May 21, 2015 Design / Sport / Venues /


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