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.
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
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
Business Events Tasmania (BET) will be exhibiting at this year’s Professional Conference Organisers (PCO) conference and Exhibition at the National Convention Centre in Canberra, 30 November to 2 December.
Business Events Tasmania (BET) recently announced the appointment of Misty Sanderson as the organisation’s northern-based Business Development Manager, at an event in Launceston. Misty comes to BET from a previous role as Market Manager for Harvest Launceston and has a strong background in trav
Business Events Tasmania (BET) is excited to announce its expansion to include a northern based Business Development Manager. Having worked closely with State Government and local councils to secure funding for a Launceston role , BET is confident the new position will continue to boost enthusia
From 14 July 2014 Lyndon Adams assumed the role of General Manager of Wrest Point. In what is a very exciting time for this iconic Tasmanian destination, Lyndon has already taken the leadership role on and made a significant positive impact with staff, customers and partners alike.
Recent moves by the Tasmanian State Government, to proactively enhance world-class environmental tourism ventures in the state, are set to increase the potential for appealing business events experiences unlike any other in the world.
Just a beautiful short scenic drive from Hobart’s CBD, Tasmania’s picturesque Huon Valley offers abundant natural beauty, clean air, fresh produce, friendly and welcoming people and some great options for the corporate and incentive market as well as pre and post touring.
Late in 2013, the BET membership approved a new constitution to increase the size of the Board of Directors from 7 to 9, allowing the organisation to recruit new board members from broader industry and academic institutions outside of the business events, tourism and hospitality sectors.