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Listed below is a range of the latest news items relating to the business events sector in Tasmania.

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1010, 2017

Bumper season for Tasmania

Hobart is hosting one of the largest conferences ever to be held in Tasmania this week, the Australian International Education Conference (AIEC) 2017. AIEC is considered the leading event on the international education calendar in Australia. This is the first time Hobart has hosted the event, which has 1,250 delegates attending the conference from 10-13 October at the Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart [...]

2709, 2017

Watch our new ‘Meet in Hobart’ video

Watch our new video 'Meet in Hobart' and find out why Hobart is the perfect destination for large conferences (up to 1100 delegates) – with its world-class conference venues and facilities and excellent accommodation options. Plus it offers so much more....Hobart is a compact and walkable city that provides delegates with a vibrant destination full of charm, culture, natural beauty and unique expe [...]

1209, 2017

Tassie star off to USA after winning AACB Staff Scholarship

Business Events Tasmania’s Leah Muir will jetset to the United States to attend the Simpleview Summit 2018 in Arizona, after winning the Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) Staff Scholarship 2017/2018. The AACB Staff Scholarship offers middle to senior level bureau staff an opportunity to demonstrate their professional commitment to the business events sector by delivering a projec [...]

2208, 2017

Tasmania’s best shine at THA Awards

The Tasmanian Hospitality Association awards were held at Wrest Point recently, with restaurants, hotels, venues and workers all recognised for their contributions to the industry. Congratulations to all the winners at the Tasmanian Hospitality Association 2017 Awards for Excellence, and special congratulations to all our BET members who won awards. Extra special congratulations go to Wrest Point [...]

1608, 2017

Stylish makeover for Revolving Restaurant

Following an extensive restoration of the venue, The Point Revolving Restaurant has reopened on the seventeenth floor of Wrest Point in Hobart. Guests can take in sweeping views of the Tasman Bridge, Derwent River and Mount Wellington whilst sampling local Tasmanian produce. A French inspired menu weaves some of Tasmania’s finest ingredients into a dining experience punctuated with theatre and fla [...]

1508, 2017

What’s happening in Tassie?

Would you like to know more about Tassie? Well you're in luck as BET heads in-market to Sydney in August and Melbourne in September to meet with PCO’s and event planners interested in finding out more about Tasmania as a world-class business events destination. Business Development Manager, Sarah Bartholemew will be in Sydney on 30 - 31 August.  If you would like to catch-up for a one-on-one appoi [...]