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Month: May 2017
04 May
2017
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A Round of Applause for the 2017 Sydney Royal Easter Show

2017 Sydney Royal Easter Show made everyone happy and all of Sydney Olympic Park knew it. Cue song!

The final numbers have come in and have confirmed that the attendance at this year’s Sydney Royal Easter Show was the highest since 2004. The official final attendance at this year’s Show was 922,827.

04 May
2017
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Sydney Olympic Park Representatives Attend Greater China Showcase 2017

Sydney Showground’s Andrew Roberts and Danielle Hoare, from the Sydney Olympic Park Authority, attended the Greater China Showcase 2017 in Chengdu, China from 19 to 21 April 2017.

The Business Events Australia Greater China Showcase is Tourism Australia’s signature showcase event for the Chinese market, designed to deliver access to buyers, provide insights into market trends and for industry to gain market intelligence during the three-day program.

04 May
2017
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Successful ‘Go West’ Conference at Sydney Showground

Sydney Showground hosted the Western Sydney Business Chamber conference, ‘Go West: Uncovering Western Sydney's Visitor Economy Conference’ - on Thursday 27 April 2017.

The conference examined Western Sydney’s position as an emerging tourism powerhouse with a significant pipeline of investment in tourism attractions and accommodation.

04 May
2017
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Sydney Showground named Nation’s best in Banqueting & Catering at Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) National Industry Awards

Sydney Showground is known for big experiences and now ‘big wins’ taking out top honours in the Banqueting & Catering category at the Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) National Industry Awards last night.

Peter Thorpe, General Manager Sydney Showground, said the award highlights the ongoing success and diversity of the venue which delivered some 294 events in 2016 through a vast array of gala dinners, conferences, exhibitions, sporting events inside Spotless Stadium.