Member News2018-10-18T15:21:20+00:00


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Listed below is the latest member news relating to the business events sector in Tasmania.

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3011, 2018

Hobart Christmas Celebration

On Wednesday 28th November BET celebrated the year and upcoming festive season with its members with an outdoor Christmas Celebration! This years event took place in Collins Court which is an outdoor event space run by the Hobart City Council. It was a great event and an excellent opportunity to showcase what can be done in an unconventional space. A special thank you to Madi Peattie from Food + B [...]

1311, 2018

2018 Tasmanian Tourism Awards

Congratulations to our following members who have been awarded in the 2018 Tasmanian Tourism Awards Port Arthur Historic Site - Major Tourist Attractions Winner & Cultural Tourism Winner Launceston Airport - Specialised Tourism Services Winner Wrest Point - Business Event Venue Winner The Point Revolving Restaurant - Tourism Restaurants & Catering Services Winner Pennicott Wilderness Journ [...]

3110, 2018

Are you up-to-date?

As BET finalises content for the next edition of our Planners Guide, this is just a reminder to check that all of your contact and listing details in Simpleview are correct. Each member receives this listing free of charge as part of their BET membership. Please review and update directly through the extra net or advise us of any changes needed by emailing your amendments to mail@businesseventstas [...]

3110, 2018

BET Attends National Franchise Convention

This month Business Events Tasmania attended the National Franchise Convention in Melbourne from 14 -16 October. The National Franchise Convention provides an unrivalled opportunity for us to build relationships with key stakeholders in the franchise community. Business Events Tasmania thanks Wrest Point Hotel & Conference Centre and the Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart for partnering with us at [...]

3110, 2018

BET Welcomes New Director to Board

The 2018 BET Board election was completed at the organisation’s Annual General Meeting last week, and we would like to thank all our Members who took part in the voting process. The election resulted in the re-election of Paula Leishman (Owner and Managing Director of Leishman Associates) and the appointment of Maria Lurighi (Guest Experiences and Partnerships Director at Mona) to the BET Board of [...]

3110, 2018

A successful year recognised at AGM

Business Events Tasmania's 29th Annual General Meeting was held last Thursday at the Henry Jones Art Hotel in Hobart. BET Chairman Mark Kelleher presented on the contribution of business events to the Tasmanian economy, highlighting that the overall business events, conference and meeting market is worth in excess of $120 million annually. Importantly much of this economic impact is achieved in th [...]