News: Venues

Australian Event Awards 2021 move online

Faced with ongoing COVID uncertainty, the Australian Event Awards are moving to an online Awards celebration in 2021. After extensive consultation with the Industry, the Event Awards 2021…

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Sep 15, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Venues /


Port Stephens secures government funding for sport complex upgrades

Port Stephens Council will upgrade King Park and Tomaree Sports Complex following $1.1 million funding delivered through the NSW Government’s Regional Sport Facility Fund aimed…

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Sep 15, 2021 Finance / Government / Sport / Venues /


ICC Sydney to recommence in person events from mid-October

Under the New South Wales Government’s roadmap to reopening, International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) is preparing to welcome in person events back to the venue from…

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Sep 14, 2021 Events / Safety / Venues /


ecoSPIRITS extend their sustainable offering with Hyatt Regency Phnom Penh partnership

Hyatt Regency Phnom Penh has become the first hotel in Cambodia to partner with ecoSPIRITS – a company offering a closed-loop distribution system using low-waste, low-carbon spirits…

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Sep 14, 2021 ByKaren Sweaney Environment / Hospitality / Venues /


New Trust to manage Western Australia’s arts and cultural assets

The Western Australian Parliament has passed legislation to create a new governance framework for the state's arts and cultural assets including His Majesty's Theatre and the State…

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Sep 14, 2021 Arts / Entertainment / Government / Venues /


Sunshine Coast tourism operators encourage Queenslanders to visit the region during school holidays

Having experienced significant disruption to the winter holiday period caused by the COVID outbreak, Sunshine Coast’s tourism operators are calling on Queenslanders to visit the…

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Sep 14, 2021 Attractions / Entertainment / Tourism / Venues /


Chengdu presents outline for development into major sporting destination

Chengdu recently presented an outline for their development as a major sporting destination with the blueprint for ‘Building Chengdu into a World Famous City of Sports…

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Sep 14, 2021 Design / Events / Sport / Venues /


MCG encourages sport and entertainment fans to get vaccinated

The Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) has teamed up with a number of current and former AFL and AFLW players, media personalities, commentators, umpires and fans in a campaign -…

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Sep 13, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Safety / Sport / Venues /


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SLE Worldwide Australia is a Managing General Underwriter specialising in insuring risks in the world of Sports, Leisure and Entertainment. Be it relaxing, playing, organising or watching sports,…

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Intelligenz provides Leisure Management Software for managing all your Program Registrations, Facility Bookings, Membership Sales and POS Transactions; including detailed Reporting, automated…

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Humanforce is a global provider of workforce management solutions for companies who need flexibility to manage complex workforces. Companies use Humanforce to manage everything from time and…

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iDwala is the Community Sports Surface Specialist offering the highest quality designs and technical expertise to Councils, Schools and Sporting Clubs looking to create sporting…

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