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Partner Directory

The Australian Event Awards and Symposium comes together thanks to a range of stellar industry partners. Here is the roll call of our events industry champions and what they can do for you.


Major Partner
Official Equipment Hire

As Australia’s largest equipment hire company, Coates provides turnkey temporary infrastructure solutions for major events such as marathons, music festivals and New Year’s Eve fireworks. With a nationwide network of branches, Coates can supply, deliver, install and manage all your equipment needs, from toilet blocks and traffic barriers to lighting towers and generators.

P: 13 15 52
W: www.coates.com.au

ShowTex Australia

ShowTex is a worldwide leader in inventing, manufacturing and installing the most innovative flame retardant curtain fabrics, tracks, and motion control systems for achieving the creative vision of event and entertainment professionals.

P: 02 8039 3520
E: [email protected]
W: www.showtex.com

Chameleon Touring Systems

Since 1988 Chameleon Touring Systems has been supplying lighting equipment and personnel for live entertainment, concert, film, television, theatre, architectural design, installation and consultation as well as special events in Australia and around the world. They are Australia’s most experienced and respected professional lighting supplier.

P: 02 9643 4999 (Sydney)
P: 07 3260 2663 (Brisbane)
W: www.chameleon-touring.com.au

Coda Audio

With a commitment to using the latest audio technology and equipment, coupled with highly skilled staff and an extensive inventory, Coda Audio Services provides a range of services including sound system and audio equipment hire, installation, complete sound design, sales, equipment repair and technical expertise.

P: 02 9693 5650
W: www.coda-audio.com.au

Tri-Point Rigging Services

Tri-Point facilitates the events, theatre, television and film industries, providing its premier rigging services, as well as bespoke temporary structures including outdoor stage roof systems, scaffolding and grandstand seating. Working closely with their designers, engineers and project managers, Tri-Point delivers safe and cost-effective solutions for technically demanding projects of all sizes.

P: 02 9666 4642
E: [email protected]
E: [email protected]
E: [email protected]
W: www.tripointrigging.com

Events Fantastic Australia

Let’s create event experiences worth sharing. From once-in-a-lifetime moments to business events worth shouting about, Events Fantastic offers live production, bespoke backdrops and personalised styling to tell your story. We are the managers of all the details, so your guests can enjoy, laugh, discover and connect. To bring your event idea to life, give us a call.

P: 1800 737 037
E: [email protected]
W: www.eventsfantastic.com.au
W: www.backdrops.com.au
W: www.lightupletters.com.au
W: www.modularbackdrops.com.au

Streaming and Broadcast

Firesteel is a full-service digital video technology company, specialising in Webcasting, Live Streaming, Virtual Meetings and Live Video Production.
Focused on delivering quality business and brand communications, Firesteel works with its clients to create bespoke video experiences. Every event deserves to increase audience reach, engagement and awareness. Contact the experienced team at Firesteel to tailor a video solution for your audience.

M: 0438 677 690
E: [email protected]
W: www.firesteel.com.au

The P.A. People
Event Communications

The P.A. People is a specialist contractor in Event Communications, Sound Reinforcement and Audio Visual Systems. The Company is independent, Australian-owned, Sydney-based and operates locally, nationally and globally.

P: 02 8755 8700
F: 02 8755 8599
E: [email protected]
W: www.papeople.com.au


The experienced team at EventPix provides fast-turnaround photography services to events Australia-wide, from corporate events to product launches, gala dinners, awards and graduation ceremonies, parties, formals and more. EventPix LIVE provides live streaming or Video on Demand services for awards, seminars, weddings, funerals and more.

P: 02 9056 3775
W: www.eventpix.com.au

Shaded Solutions
Software Development

Shaded Solutions Technology is a trusted Australian based business dedicated to making secure and robust software solutions for your business. We create customised, end-to-end solutions and also offer a number of off-the-shelf products for events, security, government and awards programs.

P: 02 9281 0024
E: [email protected]
W: www.shadedsolutions.com.au

Australasian Special Events
Media Partner

Australasian Special Events reports news, opinions and innovations in Australian and New Zealand events – subscribe for weekly updates.

E: [email protected]
W: www.specialevents.com.au

CIM business events
Media Partner

CIM Business Events is now 100% digital. Subscribe at www.cimbusinessevents.com.au to get the latest events news delivered daily into your inbox.

E: [email protected]
W: www.cimbusinessevents.com.au

Media Partner

micenet enables business events industry professionals to stay in the know by providing news and features, announcements and opinions, facts and comments, inspiration and ideas across a variety of channels. micenet undertakes independent audits of its digital databases, to independently verify reach and engagement.

P: +61 401 026 226
E: [email protected]
W: www.mice.net.au
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Gig Nation
Media Partner

What public event professionals know and what public event professionals need to know. Gig Nation is a new online publication keeping our audience up to speed with industry news and special features from across Australia. Subscribe to our weekly newsletter and socials to get plugged in.

E: [email protected]
W: www.gignation.com.au