Kooljaman beachfront wilderness camp at Cape Leveque, north of Broome


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 extends Event Here Now funding

Western Australian business events will get a further boost today, with Business Events Perth announcing a limited six-month extension of its Event Here Now fund. Through the fund, business event

DPIRD launches funding and resources to support business events

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development's Investor Readiness Capacity Building Program 2021 - 2022, in partnership with the Small Business Development Corporation, provides

Sunrise from Matagarup Bridge

Matagarup Zip+Climb was in the national spotlight this month after playing host to Sunrise weather presenter Sam Mac as part of a visit arranged by Tourism Australia and Tourism Western Australia. As

King Henry and The Karratha Queen – taking on the world

The Perth Mint is delighted to present “King Henry” and “The Karratha Queen” – two of the most valuable gold and silver specimens in the world – as part of an...

Perth Event Show sponsor backing grows

The sponsorship support for the revamped Perth Event Show is shaping up to provide sound support and leadership for the events industry. “In a market that is still rebuilding its confidence, it...

Citadines St Georges Terrace Perth offers Pet Friendly Stays

Dog owners now have the PAWfect excuse to bring their canine companions on their next business trip, as Citadines St Georges Terrace Perth has made a selection of their serviced apartments

Marriott International places mental health front and centre as it kick starts MICE recovery

Marriott International has made a leading move in the MICE market to reinvent its face-to-face meeting offering as Australia emerges from the pandemic. Collaborating with leading psychologist Dr

East coast event planners explore WA on BE Perth famil

Conference organisers from Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra touched down in Perth in late May to explore Western Australia’s incredible offering for business events and inspire their event...

Business Events Perth hosts destination showcases on Australia’s east coast

In May, Business Events Perth hosted more than 30 business event planners at a series of destination showcase events in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane, showcasing the best of Western Australia.

Crown Perth launches new ‘The World Comes Alive’ campaign

The world truly comes alive at Crown Perth this winter. Inspired by travel and international getaways, Crown’s ‘The World Comes Alive’ campaign brings together the culture,...

The show (or event) must go on – here’s how you do it

Event organisers are a responsive, take-it-in-your-stride type. Throughout the last 14 months we have found ways to continue meeting despite uncertainty and the imposition of last-minute restrictions.

Start off your new financial year right at Mercure Perth

Searching for an available conference venue in the Perth city centre for 2021 and 2022? Mercure Perth has the right space for you. Host anything from small strategy sessions to a grand exhibition on

Rediscover Four Points by Sheraton, Perth from 28 June

Whether it’s for business or leisure, it’s time to plan your next stay at Four Points Perth with all the essentials you need to travel the way you like – comfortable beds, fresh...

Willie Creek Pearls harvests a priceless pearl

Guests on a Willie Creek Pearl Farm Tour in Broome witnessed the surprise of a lifetime recently, when a priceless pearl was harvested before their eyes. Staff and guests alike were delighted to

Business Events Perth unveils new digital tours of iconic Western Australian venues

Today, Business Events Perth unveiled a suite of digital tours of Western Australia’s most iconic and impressive conference venues, transforming the way site visits are carried out by business...

Business Events Perth secures Australia’s leading biotechnology conference for WA in 2022

Business Events Perth has secured Australia’s largest life sciences conference, AusBiotech, to come to Western Australia in 2022. Business Events Perth chief executive Gareth Martin said...

Leading neuromuscular congress to return to Western Australia in 2024

Thousands of the world’s brightest minds are set to gather in Perth in 2024, when the International Congress on Neuromuscular Diseases returns to Perth for the first time in over fifty years....

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...