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Mid-2025 completion date estimated for Canterbury Multi-Use Arena

Christchurch City Council has advised that the construction of the Canterbury Multi-Use Arena (CMUA) is estimated to be completed in mid-2025 with CMUA Project Delivery Board Chair, Barry…

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Oct 25, 2021 Design / Entertainment / Events / Finance / Venues /


AALARA urges members to respond to Australian Small Business Ombudsman’s insurance crisis interim report

Following on from the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman's Interim Report into the insurance crisis impacting attractions and tourism, the Australian Amusement,…

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Oct 25, 2021 ByNigel Benton Attractions / Events / Insurance / Tourism / Waterparks /


Oztix and Tixel integrate platforms to combat unfair ticket resale practices

A partnership between Oztix - Australia’s largest independent primary ticketing firm, and Tixel - the ‘Buy safe, sell easy’ secondary ticketing platform, aims to solve…

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Oct 25, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Ticketing / Venues /


Ernst & Young evaluate community perceptions of Newcastle’s major events

City of Newcastle engaged global accountancy firm Ernst & Young to evaluate community perceptions of major events with a statistically robust survey of 650 locals and businesses, and…

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Oct 25, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Finance / Tourism /


Tennis Australia partners with Special Olympics Australia to become more inclusive

Tennis Australia has partnered with Special Olympics Australia to help improve access to tennis for people with intellectual disabilities and autism over the next four years from…

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Oct 25, 2021 Events / Sport /


IHRSA 2021 ignites fitness industry comeback

With its 2020 event having not been held, the International Health, Racquet and Sportclub Association (IHRSA) has advised that its IHRSA 2021 event celebrated the fitness industry’s…

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Oct 25, 2021 Events / Fitness / Wellness /


World’s tallest observation wheel opens in Dubai

Ain Dubai, the world's largest and tallest observation wheel by Dubai Holding recently opened (21st October) and was celebrated by thousands who joined the extravaganza at the Ain…

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Oct 25, 2021 Attractions / Events / Tourism /


Tribunal orders Bluesfest to pay 75% refund to stallholders over cancelled 2020 event

The NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal has ordered the organisers of Bluesfest at Byron Bay to refund 75% of the fees paid by 11 stallholders for the cancelled 2020 festival. The…

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Oct 23, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Legal / Venues /


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As of 2018, TicketServ operates as SeatGeek Asia Pacific Pty Limited, part of international ticketing platform SeatGeek. Click here to contact SeatGeek Asia Pacific via their entry in…

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About Priava's Technology -  Priava is a cloud-based and centralised venue and event management system aimed at venues of all sizes. With its familiar and easy-to-use web interface, the…

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The P.A. People

The P.A. People is a specialist integrator and contractor in sound reinforcement, audio visual systems, performance lighting and production communications. Over its almost 50 year history the company…

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