28th Annual Byron Bay Bluesfest 2017 - 2017 National Finalist: Visit Sunshine Coast Best Tourism Event

Key Dates

Key dates for 2019 are listed below.

Awards Entries Open 10 April 2019
Symposium Registrations Open 10 April 2019
Awards Entries Close 15 July 2019
National Finalists and State Finalists Announced 6 August 2019
Early Bird Tickets and Registration Discount Ends 13 August 2019
Australian Event Awards and Symposium 2019 16 – 18 September 2019
Event Awards Ceremony 18 September 2019

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  • Tourism Australia for their work on The World's 50 Best Restaurants 2017
    2017 National Winner - Best Achievement in Marketing, Communication or Sponsorship

  • The P.A. People for their work on Baku 2015 European Games Opening & Closing Ceremonies
    2015 National Finalist - Best Technical Achievement or Innovation

  • Katerina Grant from Kat and Co talks about using events to enhance brand exposure at the 2017 Event Symposium on the Sunshine Coast.

  • General Manager of Forum Group Events (and 2013 Young Achiever of the Year) talks good delegate journeys at the Australian Event Awards and Symposium 2017.

  • Imagination for their work on Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience
    2016 National Winner - Best Technical Achievement or Innovation

  • Dreamtime 2015 Business Session and Dinner, Belle Laide Events
    2016 National Winner - Best Corporate Event