The Doltone House Business Blog is your inside guide to making your next conference a cut above the rest.

Top Tips For Entertaining Your Best Clients

With Christmas and New Years on the horizon, there’s plenty of opportunity to organise a special event to thank your most valuable clients. Published in the latest issue of Executive PA Magazine, Gwen O’Toole provides some top tips to ensure when you’re entertaining and indulging your top clients, it is an

5 Tips For Keeping Your Attendees Engaged at Your Next Business Conference

We’ve witnessed thousands of conferences over the years, and there’s nothing worse than watching attendees check out early as a result of utter boredom. These 5 tips will ensure your next conference event is an engaging and memorable experience for your attendees. 1. Choose an interesting venue Nothing sets the tone more for an event than

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3 Ingredients for a Perfect High Tea Event

There’s no denying Sydney is obsessed with high tea, and it’s with good reason. What’s not to love about sipping on bubbles and French brews whilst biting down on a mixture of tasty treats, served up on fine china. A high tea event can suit a whole range of settings, from kitchen teas

Melbourne Cup Fascinator Edit: Reny Kestel Millinery

Time flies when you're having fun! With only one weekend to go until the greatly anticipated 2016 Melbourne Cup Carnival, we’ve pulled together an edit of our favourite Melbourne Cup fascinators from Australian millinery designer, Reny Kestel. Whether your celebrations are on the track, or at a private venue, we’ve chosen hats

8 Spectacular School Formal Themes for 2016

With the HSC in full swing and school formals on our mind, we’ve brainstormed 8 spectacular school formal themes fit for a black tie style event. Make the most of our Sydney Harbour venue backdrops, mocktail bar, dessert stations, DJ and in-house House of Doltone styling team for a truly

5 Steps to Planning an Unforgettable Christmas Party

It’s that time of year again! Christmas is just around the corner, which for many corporations comes with the promise of an unforgettable office party. For employers, it’s an opportunity to show their appreciation to their staff for a year of hard work. For employees, it’s an opportunity to over-indulge,