Conferences

What Makes The Best Conference Venues in Victoria?

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What Makes The Best Conference Venues in Victoria?

Finding the perfect conference venue can be a challenge and it is a decision that needs to be made carefully. Whether you are arranging a large corporate event or something more low key, your chosen venue should be flexible and able to accommodate the needs of your attendees and speakers. Australia is often considered to be an ideal venue for international conferences as it offers a range of unique opportunities and plenty of great locations. If you are planning a conference in Victoria, there are a number of features that are shared by outstanding conference venues in Victoria, and these should be taken into consideration when you are making your choice. Setting If you want to inspire and impress your guests, you need to make sure your conference venue has the...

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Glen Erin – The Perfect Place to Enjoy the Macedon Ranges

»Posted by on Dec 12, 2017 in Accommodation, Conferences, Function & Events, Restaurant & Cellar Door, Weddings | Comments Off on Glen Erin – The Perfect Place to Enjoy the Macedon Ranges

Glen Erin – The Perfect Place to Enjoy the Macedon Ranges

The Macedon Ranges region of Victoria is known for its outstanding natural beauty and unspoilt scenery. Located within a convenient drive of the Melbourne CBD, the area is a perfect spot for a wedding, quiet retreat or corporate function. Glen Erin at Lancefield offers the best in accommodation and facilities for anyone wanting to enjoy the Macedon Ranges in luxury and style. Here are some of the things that are on offer at Glen Erin. Conference facilities Whether you are planning a one-off meeting or organising a residential corporate conference or team building event, Glen Erin can provide state of the art conference facilities, 4 ½ star accommodation and gourmet food. From stationery to audio visual equipment, everything is taken care of when you arrange your...

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Thinking About Hosting a Conference in Victoria? 5 Reasons Why It’s the Perfect Place To Put On An Event

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Thinking About Hosting a Conference in Victoria? 5 Reasons Why It’s the Perfect Place To Put On An Event

With every passing year, Victoria increases its popularity and presence as one of the most important tourist destinations in Australia. According to the National Visitor Survey results for the year ending June 2017, domestically, they welcomed 23.2 million overnight visitors (an increase of 9.2%) while international guests were responsible for a $7.5 billion cash injection into the state economy, showing growth in both markets is strong. Critically, Victoria is also growing at a rate which exceeds that of its rivals New South Wales and Queensland, thus cementing its status as the state to visit, whether for business or pleasure. It’s also why so many companies choose this great state as the ideal location for conferences. Boasting 11 beautiful tourism regions,...

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10 reasons why you should encourage staff to attend conferences

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10 reasons why you should encourage staff to attend conferences

It may seem like a big loss of productivity to your business if staff happen to be absent from the office because they are attending a conference.  But perhaps it’s actually a blessing in disguise – here’s 10 top reasons why it’s actually a wise investment in both your business and your employees to attend conferences. Networking It’s either something people love or loathe, but regardless, networking is a great way to mix and mingle with likeminded people in your industry. Conferences are the ideal answer to gathering together groups of people with similar goals, so by having staff attend these events, they can meet key people in their profession who can either inspire them or assist them. Better yet, they might just even find themselves seated next to...

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How to become a professional conference organiser

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How to become a professional conference organiser

Would you call yourself creative and a collaborator? Are you a good listener and always thinking two steps ahead? Are you always meticulously organised yet possess the flexibility to think on the run? If these traits sound familiar, there’s a very good chance you’d make a superb professional conference organiser. Here’s how you can take this next step in your career and start planning conference and events for clients Australia wide. What does a conference organiser do? A conference organiser – also known as an event planner – is the person tasked with overseeing and arranging all the operations which relate to a conferences and events. From the pre-planning, right through to the post party clean-up, a conference organiser will take care of every...

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Reasons you should host a conference

»Posted by on May 20, 2017 in Conferences | Comments Off on Reasons you should host a conference

Reasons you should host a conference

Hosting a conference takes an investment of money and time, and also quite a bit of organising. So why do companies do it? There are many reasons why hosting a conference might be the best idea for your company, here they are: Bonding There is huge benefit from hosting an internal conference that is just for your staff. Finding the right conference venues in Victoria and booking a retreat will be so much more valuable than simply holding a staff meeting to motivate your team. There is nothing quite like the bonding that can happen over the course of a two-day (overnight) conference. Getting staff away from the office environment and the stresses of work will help them relax, so they can enjoy team building exercises, bond with their peers and absorb the...

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