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Welcome to the newsroom, where you'll find all the latest media releases and updates about Business Events Perth, and Western Australia's business events industry.

Business Events Perth continues bidding for international conferences in 2021

While Australia’s international borders remain closed, Business Events Perth continues to bid for international conferences for the beautiful State of Western Australia, and just last week the...

Encanta delivers close to 1000 pax group event on Rottnest Island

Working in collaboration with the Rottnest Island Authority and SeaLink, Encanta welcomed just under 1,000 international students and their families to Rottnest Island in early March for a sun and

eTechSuite and Arinex launch eMeeting

Arinex’ technology partner eTechSuite has launched eMeeting, a multi-functional platform that seamlessly delivers virtual and hybrid events. The virtual events platform, born from an increasing...

Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre: Business as Usual

Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre (PCEC) championed the revival of a pre-COVID events industry in Western Australia last month by hosting over 80 events in March 2021. Exactly 12 months ago PCEC

Business Events Perth expands east coast presence

Business Events Perth has a new Sydney-based senior business development manager, Carla Teixeira, who is the bureau’s third east coast representative. Joining the team with a strong background...

Business Events Perth unveils new website with upgraded venues and services search

Last month Business Events Perth unveiled its new, consumer friendly website, combining captivating marketing and digital content and an enhanced venue and supplier search. Business Events Perth

PAV lights up the City of Lights for Perth Festival

The Perth Cultural Centre was recently transformed into a world of colour, light, and sound for Perth Festival’s City of Lights by Perth audio visual company, PAV Events. The City of Lights is

Community engagement that gives back

Put the ‘fun’ back into fundraising at your next association event with the Perth Racing Kick Back Program. Never has it been easier for race day guests to back a winner! The online...

ATL Events navigate COVID-safe principals for RIU Resurgence Conference 2020

Above the Line Event Management (ATL Events) was tasked with finding a suitable space to host a combined national conference and exhibition and succeeded in safely delivering the RIU Resurgence

BWG Steakhouse rebrands as Bluewater

Change of licence, change of direction. Not only the name, but the entire concept of the heritage listed venue changed. You can now drop in for bistro-style share meals, a larger range of beers, the

Movers and Shakers - April 2021

Rebecca Murphy Director of Sales, Ibis Styles East Perth Rebecca Murphy has been appointed as Director of Sales at Ibis Styles East Perth. Rebecca makes the move after two and a half years at the

Perth Event Show back for 2021

Timing could not be better for the Perth Event Show! With the uncertainty during 2020, the organisers, CMS Events, are keen to put events back on the agenda for planners, with the live exhibition

The value of networking

Amy Jacobson’s three tips for ensuring you find meaning and growth at networking events. Business owners and career minded people understand that building relationships is essential for any...

$25,000 on offer for keynote speakers at business events around Australia

Business Events Perth is offering up to $25,000 to help secure extraordinary keynote speakers for national business events anywhere in Australia. For a limited time, Western Australia’s...

WA businesses urged to apply for Federal funding to support local business events

Business events in Western Australia will get a much-needed boost, with the opening of applications for the Federal Government’s $50 million Business Events Grants Program. Twenty Western...

Welcome to 2021, with Gareth Martin

Welcome to Business Events Perth’s first newsletter for 2021. I hope this will be a brighter year for Western Australia’s business event industry and all event professionals. In 2021, I...

Corporate Challenge Events launch FUMISH Workplace Culture Model to re-engage workplace teams

Corporate Challenge Events, Australasia's leading and largest team building and corporate training organisation, has launched a new workshop to reconnect and engage the post- COVID workforce. A...

Single Tasking Day – but is multi-tasking even possible?

In the current challenging environment, ‘busy’ has become the new normal. Some of our working hours have been reduced and/or we are working with less people, yet the number of items on...

The Ritz-Carlton, Perth’s Hearth Restaurant wins top culinary award

The Ritz-Carlton, Perth is delighted to announce that Hearth Restaurant has been awarded three Australian Good Food Guide (AGFG) Chef Hats for 2021. The prestigious competition also saw Hearth

Willie Creek Pearls celebrated in WA Regional, Broome award ceremonies

After receiving two nominations in the Western Australia Regional Achievement and Community Awards and four in the Broome Business Excellence Awards, Willie Creek Pearls has taken home three wins

The Association Specialists appoint new Managing Director

Nell Harrison has been appointed Managing Director of The Association Specialists (TAS) effective 1 January 2021. Passing the mantle is Francis Child, the owner of TAS, who will continue to play an

Business Events Perth explores Australia’s South West

Last week, team members from Business Events Perth headed out into Australia’s South West to discover the incredible experiences and venues on offer to event organisers considering the region...

New Senior Business Development Manager for Business Events Perth

Business Events Perth is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Melbourne-based Senior Business Development Manager, Lauren Perkins. With 17 years industry experience working across events and

What's new in Perth

A lot has changed in Perth in the past 12 months. Did you know the new $400 million WA Museum Boola Bardip opened in the city late last year? Or our new bridge climb and zip line out on Matagarup

Event case study: Permanent International Association of Navigational Congress (PIANC) Asia Pacific

It is hard to imagine this time last year BC (before COVID-19) that the Encanta team were working on the inaugural PIANC Asia Pacific Conference which was to be delivered 16 – 19 June 2020 at...