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Here's what's happening in the events and tourism industry right now. Events have been cancelling and postponing and the immediate future for small businesses and the people in it - many who are freelancers - is unknown. Today, 13 March, the Australian Government announced that a...

Craft Spirits! Cider! Wine! Beer! Milestone has been appointed to manage marketing for the brand new Craft Drinks Market. This new monthly market will feature Australia's finest craft drink producers, plus a range of artisanal food, lifestyle stalls and live music. The team at Milestone will...

There was a full house for our Managing Director, Alana Hay at The Australian Festival Industry Conference in Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, as she shared her expertise and intel on event strategy, marketing, ticketing and digital and attendees workshopped ideas to solve their biggest...

Following the AGM of Meetings and Events Australia which was held last Thursday in Melbourne, MEA is proud to announce the appointment of its Board of Directors and official positions. The Board of Directors commenced effective Friday Monday 22 November 2019 including the newest Director, Kirsty...

We are thrilled to announce that out of over 2,000 entries to the Australian Small Business Champion Awards, Milestone Creative has been selected as a finalist in the category of Marketing Services. The Australian Small Business Champion Awards was established in 1999 to recognise and acknowledge...

With the ever growing list of changes in digital marketing, the Milestone team has picked out the most relevant, top ten digital trends that will impact the events industry in 2019. #1 Augmented Reality (AR) AR has been on the rise since 2016 and global brands continue...

In more exciting news, Milestone has been appointed by the production team behind Eurovision - Australia Decides to present a Visitation Marketing strategy to position the host destination, the Gold Coast as a destination for cultural tourism and the arts. We've also been working with...

Meetings & Events Australia (MEA) held its election on Tuesday 27 November at the Meetings and Events Australia head office in North Sydney. Three persons were elected to the Board of Directors, joining Anne Jamieson, who completes her second two-year term in 2019. Executive positions were subsequently...

SailGP global racing league unveiled at spectacular London launch - SailGP set to redefine sailing with thrilling new fan-centric grand prix racing circuit - International league to feature six national teams, visiting five iconic, inshore venues starting with Sydney in February 2019 - Teams will race identical wingsailed...

Milestone's Director, Alana Hay recently attended the Regional Events Conference, on stage with Vicky Lowry from Deni Ute Muster, speaking on the topics of Event Ticketing, RFID and Marketing. The delegates consisted of 70 Councils, regional event owners, operators and suppliers. Topics included accommodation shortages, sponsorship and...