The Rydges Tradewinds Cairns has been sold for $34 million to GA Group Austraila amid continued strong interest in northern Queensland hotel investment opportunities.
The Cairns Convention Centre is undertaking a refurbishment program with a $13 million capital injection by the Queensland Government. The upgrade will ensure that the Centre continues to maintain its competitive edge as an award winning international convention venue.
A two-year calendar of exciting events, sample itineraries and an increased focus on tropical food are among the new additions to the ultimate guide in planning an event in Cairns & Great Barrier Reef.
Surrounded by the dual World Heritage-listed sites of the Great Barrier Reef and the Wet Tropics Rainforest, unique and diverse event experiences abound in Cairns & Great Barrier Reef.
New tourism infrastructure, major accommodation refurbishments and increased airline access are enticing meeting and incentive planners to Cairns & Great Barrier Reef.
Busy delegates will get the chance to escape the hustle and bustle of the tradeshow floor at the Asia-Pacific Incentives & Meetings Expo (AIME) in Melbourne on February 23-24 with complimentary massages from Business Events Cairns & Great Barrier Reef stand partners.