News: Events

LPA releases new Safety Guidelines for the Live Entertainment and Events Industries

Live Performance Australia (LPA) has released new Safety Guidelines for the Live Entertainment and Events Industry, replace the Employer Guide to occupation health and safety published in…

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Feb 20, 2018 Entertainment / Events / Safety / Venues /


Destination Melbourne looks to back tourism businesses

Destination Melbourne is keen to let tourism businesses across greater Melbourne know how they can leverage off Tourism Australia’s latest campaign. Tourism Australia’s…

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Feb 20, 2018 Education / Events / Marketing / Tourism /


Ipswich Hospital Foundation achieves Guinness World Record for world’s largest aqua fitness class

More than 320 exercisers have helped the Ipswich Hospital Foundation reach a Guinness World Record for the world’s largest aqua fitness class. The world record, attained yesterday…

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Feb 19, 2018 Aquatics / Events / Fitness / Marketing /


Korea looks to build legacy off Winter Olympics success

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has given PyeongChang a positive midway review for its staging of the winter Olympic Games, but has pointed out that it still has to secure legacy…

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Feb 18, 2018 Events / Hospitality / Sport / Tourism /


Six million participants make swimming Australia’s top sport and recreational activity

Research from Roy Morgan shows that swimming is Australia’s leading sport and recreational activity with over six million Australians participating in swimming either regularly or…

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Feb 16, 2018 Aquatics / Events / Fitness / Recreation / Sport /


Australian National Maritime Museum unveils new event spaces

The Australian National Maritime Museum in Sydney’s Darling Harbour precinct has opened its new waterfront venue, the Endeavour Pavilion. Named after Captain Cook’s vessel and…

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Feb 15, 2018 Attractions / Events / Hospitality / Tourism / Venues /


New Zealand to have high profile at AIME 2018

New Zealand will be front and centre of the floor and hosting activities at next week’s 25th Asia-Pacific Incentives and Meetings Expo (AIME) in Melbourne. Conventions and Incentives…

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Feb 15, 2018 Events / Hospitality / Tourism /


Sydney Showground marks 20 years of events and experiences

20 years ago, then NSW Premier Bob Carr handed over the keys to the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW as it took possession of the brand new Sydney Showground, ending its century long…

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Feb 15, 2018 Attractions / Events / Tourism / Venues /


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At TicketServ, we partner with venues, agencies, tourism operators and anyone who wants to sell tickets, to deliver leading edge ticketing and CRM solutions. As the exclusive Asia Pacific distributor…

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Attractions / Entertainment / Events / Sport / Ticketing



At EventPro Software, we are proudly different from our industry competitors. We have a development-driven culture and 20 years’ experience in event, venue, and catering management software,…

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Events / Hospitality / Technology / Ticketing / Venues



Ungerboeck is the world leader in end-to-end venue and event management software for event venues, conventions, exhibitions, conferences, associations, universities, stadia, arenas, destination…

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Access / Events / Finance / Hospitality / Legal



Priava specialises in delivering enterprise management software through the cloud for booking-centric businesses. Whatever your venue or event requirements are, we can help you save money,…

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