Business Events Tasmania (BET) welcomes the expansion of the Mantra Group in Tasmania, with the acquisition of two properties - the Hotel Collins in Hobart ( a BET member) and the Hotel Charles in Launceston.
Business Events Tasmania (BET) knows that Tasmania offers endless options and exceptional event experiences for Association conferences and Corporate and Incentive groups up to 1100 delegates, but late last year we thought it best to see what the rest of the nation’s MICE professionals think.
Business Events Tasmania member Saffire Freycinet, Federal Group’s luxury resort on Tasmania’s East Coast, was recently named the world’s best boutique hotel at the World Boutique Hotel Awards in a ceremony in London.
It has been an exciting month for Tasmania. The state was named fourth in Lonely Planet's “Top 10 Regions in the World to Visit in 2015” and hosted Restaurant Australia’s ‘Invite The World To Dinner’ Gala event.
On November 14, the international spotlight shone brightly on Tasmania as the world’s most respected and influential food and wine writers, celebrity chefs and broadcasters converged on Tasmania to attend Restaurant Australia’s exclusive and highly anticipated ‘Invite The World To Dinner’ Gala
The last financial year saw strong demand for business events in Tasmania with BET alone confirmed 94 bids - representing more than 19,000 delegates and an economic value in excess of $51m, an extremely positive return on investment considering our small team and operating budget and comparing mo