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The First Steps To Planning A Successful Corporate Event

2016 was a whirlwind of a year for corporate events at our venues, and we're hoping to top it in 2017. Whether you're planning a small breakfast seminar or large year-end gala, corporate events are a great way to cement your brand in people's minds, generate leads and create long-term

Key Dates For Sydney Event Planners in 2017

Selecting a date is one of the first steps in the event planning process. To ensure you get the most out of your event and attendance is high, steer clear of dates that conflict with holiday periods and major community events. Plan ahead and lock in your venues and dates for 2017 using

Sydney's Hottest Cocktail Catering Trends

As we look back over all the events hosted at our venues in 2016, it was a year filled with food stations, doughnut walls, superfoods, and artistic desserts. These days, clients are looking for food and beverage options that are creative, bespoke and ‘instagram-worthy’ – so what will 2017 look

How To Get People Sharing Your Event on Social Media

Experienced event planners know how much work goes into planning a successful event. Even once you have organised the venue, catering, presenters, suppliers, schedule and activities, there’s still one more detail you need to consider; social sharing. Photos make for a buzz-worthy event, but how do you drive people to share them on social media? It’s actually quite

10 Tips to Get More From Your Exhibition Stand

Last year we took home the award for Best Stand under 36sqm at the Asia-Pacific Incentives and Meetings Expo (AIME) with our illustrated backdrop of our Sydney venue collection. Our concept was brought to life by Decorative Events & Exhibitions who understood our objectives and created an outstanding stand to

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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