News: Venues

Banning crowds for Tokyo 2020 would be catastrophic for Japan’s tourism sector

GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, has suggested that the prospect of a complete ban on crowd attendance at Tokyo 2020 would be a disastrous scenario for several…

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Jun 17, 2021 Events / Finance / Sport / Tourism / Venues /


Sunshine Coast live music venue owner critical of inconsistent COVID-19 safety rules

The owner of the NightQuarter live music venue on the Sunshine Coast has criticised Queensland Health's move to shut it down over alleged COVID-19 safety breaches citing inconsistent…

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Jun 16, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Legal / Safety / Venues /


Abel Sports’ Australian made goal posts in the spotlight

Leading sports post, goal and flag poles supplier Abel Sports is continuing working through the difficulties of ongoing lockdowns becoming the norm at its Melbourne headquarters.…

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Jun 16, 2021 Sport / Venues /


Actor Russell Crowe announces $400 million plan for film studio complex in Coffs Harbour

Plans for a major movie production studio in Coffs Harbour - to be financed by a group including Oscar winning actor and local resident Russell Crowe - have been announced today. With the…

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Jun 16, 2021 ByNigel Benton Entertainment / Venues /


COVID-19 lockdown sees AFL move Melbourne fixtures to Tasmania

Tasmania will host two AFL games across two consecutive days this weekend after the League moved more fixtures away from Melbourne amid ongoing COVID-19 issues. The relocated round 14…

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Jun 16, 2021 Safety / Sport / Venues /


$480 million to transform Sydney’s Powerhouse Ultimo into design and fashion precinct

In what it says will be the state’s biggest investment in the arts since the building of the Sydney Opera House, the NSW Government has announced a $500 million plan to transform the…

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Jun 16, 2021 Arts / Attractions / Tourism / Venues /


Queensland authorities shut down Sunshine Coast entertainment venue over ‘repeated’ health breaches

Health authorities in Queensland have shut down the NightQuarter entertainment precinct on the Sunshine Coast, saying there had been “repeated breaches” of Coronavirus…

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Jun 15, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Legal / Safety / Venues /


New partnership to see renaming of Hamilton’s Claudelands Arena

A new partnership between Hamilton City Council and a local business will see the 6000-seat Claudelands Arena renamed as the Globox Arena later this year. Set to commence in September,…

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Jun 15, 2021 Entertainment / Marketing / Venues /


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Enta Australasia

As of the 1st July 2018, Enta Australasia Pty Ltd/Best Union has been rebranded as VIVATICKET Pty Ltd.  Click here to view the VIVATICKET Pty Ltd listing.  19th July 2018 - ENTA…

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As of the 1st July 2018, Enta Australasia Pty Ltd/Best Union has been rebranded as Vivaticket Pty Ltd.  Vivaticket is the ideal strategic partner for the organisation and management of your…

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Otium Planning Group

Otium Planning Group is a contemporary sport and leisure consultancy providing services in planning, facility development, management and funding for the sport, recreation and leisure industries…

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Aquatics / Consultants / Recreation / Sport / Venues



Geoff Ninnes Fong & Partners (GNFP) is a structural, aquatic and civil engineering consultancy with broad experience in the design of new municipal and institutional swimming pools, hydrotherapy…

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