AirAsia will be launching the first international flights to Geelong’s Avalon Airport in December this year!
Business Events Geelong attended the AirAsia official launch event last night in Kuala Lumpur, showcasing what Geelong has to offer business event and incentive travellers.
Flights are due to depart twice daily connecting Geelong to over 130 destinations. Avalon Airport is located only 15 minutes from the Geelong CBD.
Business Events Geelong’s Convention Bureau Manager Mark Day said, “This is a game changer for the business events market in Geelong and The Bellarine. The daily flights will provide business event travellers direct access from Asia to our regional product.”
As a division of Tourism Greater Geelong & The Bellarine, Business Events Geelong represents over 600 businesses in every aspect of the Meetings, Incentives, Conferencing and Exhibitions (MICE) markets. Assisting meeting, conference and incentive travel organisers to source venues, suppliers and locations for their next business event.
“Geelong and The Bellarine is emerging as a leading regional destination for international business and incentive travellers. World class venues in a region that boasts experiences at award-winning golf courses, family-owned boutique wineries and one of a kind dining opportunities are now so much more accessible,” said Day.