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REVEALED: The plan to transform Sydney’s Cockatoo Island

The plan would see the iconic island restored with added art, retail, dining and educational spaces. No word on whether the cockatoos would get a better choice of seeds and berries, however.

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Canberra Convention Bureau appoints two new execs, with GM set to depart

Canberra Convention Bureau has shaken up (but not stirred) its executive leadership team.

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Helicopters, wineries and an action-packed safari: Your ultimate incentive itinerary

by Sponsored by Business Events Geelong

On the hunt for an event destination that will both wow your delegates and support regional tourism? Look no further than right here.

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Tourism Australia provides more support for business events sector

Proving that Tourism Australia’s PR team has been flat out lately comes this flurry of announcements.

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Destination NSW appoints PwC’s Kathryn Illy as new GM of consumer marketing

Katherine Illy is joining Destination NSW as its new consumer marketing boss. However, Travel Weekly understands she is of no relation to Aussie rapper Illy.

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Up to $25,000 reasons to host your business event in Melbourne

by Sponsored by Melbourne Convention Bureau

Business events are back in Melbourne, and the MCB has got a fab funding initiative to ensure your shindig is a huge success.

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New Zealand’s MICE industry reacts to two-way trans-Tasman travel bubble announcement

Staff at Business Events Industry Aotearoa and Te Pae Christchurch have been enjoying a few champagne showers after receiving some delightful news from Jacinda Ardern.

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NSW announces targeted support for business events industry as part of $51.5m package

The state government has committed $51.5 million to get people back in the Sydney CBD, but we’re sure dropping the cost of pints at pubs by 50 cents would’ve done the trick.

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NSW launches hospitality vouchers, as vertical consumption returns to Sydney bars

NSW has launched a voucher scheme to get locals spending more at local hospitality and entertainment venues, with $100 up for grabs for eligible participants.

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Tourism Australia to launch $12m content creation initiative for tourism operators

Tourism Australia to launch $12 million marketing blitz, with the cost of visuals for operators set to be zilch!

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Destination NSW appoints new chair, as John Warn heads to Accor

The boardroom at Destination NSW is looking a little different, and we’re not talking about the new Polycom speakerphone.

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BUSTED: Five myths holding you back from your ultimate event destination

by Sponsored by Business Events Geelong

The Nibbler has adopted the personas of Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman to bust a few of the myths circulating around the MICE community about a certain destination.

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