All the winners and grinners from MEA’s annual awards
Did you forget to tune in to the virtual event on Friday night? Re-live it all here in less than three minutes.
ICCA reveals top 20 countries and cities for meetings
While it didn’t rank all that highly, Australia managed to place on both of these lists, so you can all give yourselves a small pat on the back.
The Big Cheese
Life in the time of COVID-19 with MCEC’s Elissa Duke
Staff at The Nibbler wish they had the exercise discipline of MCEC’s senior manager of planning. Our current routine consists of walking to the coffee machine and back.
REVEALED: The final two bidders for Virgin Australia
by Huntley Mitchell
Virgin Australia’s administrators have made a decision on which two bidders have made it through to the third and final round.
World Travel & Tourism Council launches ‘Safe Travels’ protocols for MICE industry
Confused by all the new measures and protocols being introduced as a result of COVID-19? Add to your bewilderment with this.
WA announces Regional Events Scheme funding recipients
A tonne of WA event planners and small businesses have reason to celebrate following this big announcement by the McGowan government.
New Zealand allows multiple groups of 100 in conference venues
It already has the better rugby team, and now New Zealand has another reason to gloat to its big brother across the ditch.
Wondering when in-person business events will restart? This new chart could hold the answer
The timeline for the return of Australia’s business events industry has become a whole lot clearer, thanks to a new chart detailing the country’s plans.
The Big Cheese
Life in the time of COVID-19 with Lime & Soda and Vokali’s Debra Duffy
This week, the general manager of Lime & Soda and Vokali gives us the lowdown on what’s keeping her sane. We’ll give you a couple of hints: it’s not her snoring dog or her teenage son’s choice in music.
Major Aussie music festival goes into liquidation with almost $5m in debt
In sad news for the events industry, one of Australia’s big music festivals has gone into liquidation, with creditors estimated to being owed millions.
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