The past few months has been quite eventful for us, see below for a range of events and famils we hosted or are upcoming! Don't forget to like us on facebook or follow us on linkedin and instagram to stay up to date on our activities!
Sharon attended AIME 2022 in March, representing the Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre as part of #teamgoldcoast with Destination Gold Coast. So great to continue with face-to-face events!
We attended Get Local! The very first business event for our industry in two years. The buzz in the room was electric! The catch phrase at the show continues to gather momentum.. Let's GET on with it! And we are ... Image: Oneill Photographics
It's time for us to relax and be merry, happy holidays! Thank you for all your support throughout 2021. The TP Office will be reducing hours between 18 Dec 2021 - 31 Jan 2022. For assistance please contact Donna 0408 210 468
All our Australian Hotels and Venues have re-opened for events. 2022 is going to be packed and availability will be hard to find last minute. Don't delay, email us about your next meeting or conference now, or you might miss out!
Have you met Sharon? Our new GM has hit the ground running and is ready to help you plan your next meeting or event across our portfolio of hotels, resorts and venues in Australia and New Zealand and DMCs globally.
We're thrilled to announce a new edition to our Australian portfolio - Caves Coastal! Nestled in the Caves Beach Dunes and overlooking the natural, raw coastlines of the Pacific Ocean, it's the perfect beach-side destination for your next conference or event.
It's time to head to the beach, finish our Christmas shopping & enjoy a cocktail or two... we've had enough of 2020! The TP Office will be reducing hours between 23 Dec - 31 Jan 2021. For assistance please contact Donna 0408 210 468
PCMA's Convening Asia Pacific: The Global Recovery Forum. Donna & Adam attended the covid-safe, in-person event this month to focus on recovery challenges, creativity and technology in a post-covid era. Photo: PCMA
How has your industry changed? We would love to hear from you to understand how your industry and business has been impacted during these challenging times. There is a short survey to complete – it only takes a quick 5 minutes, we appreciate it.
We've been showing off the best of our backyard. TP recently hosted a group to the Hunter Valley, showcasing our newest offsite venues, Ben Ean & Peterson House. A special thank you to our famil partners, Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, Tulloch Wines, Elysia Wellness Retreat, Rover Coaches & Vineyard Shuttle Service. >> Read more
We know you are all missing travelling & seeing the world, so let us connect you & your team with our international partners for a virtual 30 minute destination update. A great success so far, just let us know what time and date suits.. we’ll do the rest to lock it in!
This month, Adam & Kevin attended the Bring Back the Buzz Showcase hosted by Be Challenged at Hyatt Regency Sydney. A welcome chance to re-connect with industry and our first venture back to face-to-face events since covid-19 began.
During June, the TP team re-connected in the Hunter Valley to strategise for post-COVID, while also welcoming two new venues to the portfolio. Ideas where shared, plans where made and of course, food and wine was enjoyed.
As a team, Tourism Portfolio recently headed to Berry in regional NSW for our annual strategy conference. Data was analysed, plans were made and laughs were shared. Stay tuned for the next 12 months, we've got some great plans ahead!
The annual visit from TERRAEVENTS was a great success in February 2020. From us at TP and TERRAEVENTS' Heather and Natalia, thank you for sharing our excitement for Italy, Spain, Portugal & France as we travelled across Sydney, Melbourne and Auckland to bring you the latest updates.
Together with HQ New Zealand we hosted a 3 day famil trip to Queenstown. A few grey skies couldn't stop the fun with jet boats, bungee, helicopters and 4WD adventures on the itinerary, as well as some more relaxed yoga, cruising and wine tasting. Find out more about Queenstown HERE or get in touch for a proposal HERE
New to the team - TP recently took the scenic route along the Grand Pacific Drive to Headlands Hotel in Austinmer to meet with the team onsite, learn more about the property and enjoy a yummy lunch. It's a beautiful part of the world, only one hour south of Sydney - location, location, location! Find out more about Headlands Hotel
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is parading into Sydney during October. Our team will be attending with a few key clients to witness the 1500 performers set against the backdrop of a full-size replica of Edinburgh Castle. After being inspired, our DMC partner from Scotland, K&N Travel can provide programs to showcase Scotland's extensive history, beautiful landscapes, and vibrant culture. As one of the most visited travel destinations in the world, Scotland captivates even the most experienced traveller. Find out more ...
The present state of the events industry has highlighted our need for partners with the knowledge, experience and wide-ranging expertise to ensure we maintain and build on our most important of assets - relationships. We perceive our business as a social act and in Tourism Portfolio we have a partner making things happen, actively creating and maintaining strong relationships among a network of industry stakeholders in Australia and New Zealand, generating new opportunities for business and defining the success of TERRAEVENTS as a known and trusted brand within this important marketplace.
Donna and her team are true professionals who share the same business ethic as Headlands Hotel. They are a perfect match and I know our clients are in the best hands.
Headlands Hotel, Austinmner Beach
cievents has worked with Donna Kessler and the team at Tourism Portfolio for a number of years and we have always found them extremely professional, with a great product range covering both domestic and international markets. Tourism Portfolio are always on hand to assist us with all enquiries and respond to requests in a timely manner. We would have no hesitation in recommending their services.
Director Supplier Relations
I have a long-standing respect for Donna and trust in her ability. Her self-motivation and extremely good time management skills are to be admired. Her limitless energy when on sales calls in contagious and very effective. It's a pleasure to work with her.
Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre