• Melbourne Convention Bureau marks $500 million for events & conferences in 2019

    5 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    The economy of Victoria in Australia is increasing with the Melbourne Convention Bureau breaking the $500 million mark for conferences this financial year. The Minister for Tourism, Sport and Major Events Martin Pakula confirmed the milestone, with business events now the highest yielding sector in Victoria's visitor economy.
    The Andrews Labor Government has made business events a key priority in helping grow the state's visitor economy, bringing the world's largest conferences to Melbourne. The 2023 Rotary International Conference will be the most valuable conference ever held in Victoria...
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