Event Calendar

Event Calendar

Grand Hyatt Melbourne (map)
Registration to AHICE is now open with early bird rates available.  For registrations of 4 or more, every 4th registration is complimentary.    Sponsorship and exhibition opportunities are also available, as well as group ticket rates. Please contact Adam Daff - adaff@intermedia.com.au for more information.

Wyndhamere Motel (map)
AAoA invites and encourages you to attend one of our regional forums. Benefit from leading industry presenters who will provide an insight into trends, opportunities, threats and market dynamics. Presentations will be designed to provoke thought, discussion and exchange of ideas to assist you with improving your hotel's performance in the short and longer term.  Date: Tuesday 8th May 2018 Time: 1:00 - 4:30pm, followed by networking drinks until 5:00pm Location: Wyndhamere Mot...

Mantra Albury (map)
AAoA invites and encourages you to attend one of our regional forums. Benefit from leading industry presenters who will provide an insight into trends, opportunities, threats and market dynamics. Presentations will be designed to provoke thought, discussion and exchange of ideas to assist you with improving your hotel's performance in the short and longer term.  Date: Wednesday 9th May 2018 Time: 1:00 - 4:30pm, followed by networking drinks session Location: Mantra Albury Hot...

Mantra Pavilion Hotel (map)
AAoA invites and encourages you to attend one of our regional forums. Benefit from leading industry presenters who will provide an insight into trends, opportunities, threats and market dynamics. Presentations will be designed to provoke thought, discussion and exchange of ideas to assist you with improving your hotel's performance in the short and longer term.  Date: Thursday 10th May Time: 11:00am - 2:30pm, followed by networking drinks session  Location: Mantra Pavili...

Adina Apartment Hotel Adelaide Treasury (map)

Forum from 2:00 - 5:00pm, then networking drinks from 5:00 - 6:00pm.

Details to follow.


Comfort Inn Regal Park, North Adelaide (map)
Course in Yield Management Foundations facilitated by Melissa Kalan, Founding Director of the Australian Revenue Management Association (ARMA).   This session is a shortened version of our full day workshop focusing on key elements of the online level 1 industry certification offered via the online ARMA Yield Academy.   In it's 5th year, this industry training session exposes your staff to the fundamental concepts of the revenue management process. An interactive session with e...

Best Western City Sands Wollongong (map)
AAoA invites and encourages you to attend one of our regional forums. Benefit from leading industry presenters who will provide an insight into trends, opportunities, threats and market dynamics. Presentations will be designed to provoke thought, discussion and exchange of ideas to assist you with improving your hotel's performance in the short and longer term.  Date: Wednesday 23rd May 2018 Time: 10:00am - 1:30pm, followed by networking drinks session Location: Wollongo...

Palmer Colonial (map)
The Industry Foundation Golf Day will be held on Thursday 24th May, 2018. It is your chance to be a part of an incredible fund raising and networking event The ATHOC Foundation was formed 12 years ago by the Industry Association to support families and help give back to the community. Since this time over $550,000 has been raised. The ATHOC Foundation has been set up to enable the industry to give back to the community. The Foundation will help fund those that are in need to have a break away...

Mantra on Russell (map)
The Accommodation Association of Australia (AAoA) will be hosting a special briefing for Peter Bingeman, Chief Executive Officer - Visit Victoria, to update hotels on a new Visit Victoria "booking partnership" with Booking.com. Date: Tuesday 29th May 2018 Time: 10:30am to 11:00am Venue: Mantra on Russell, in Flinders Conference Room Address: 222 Russell St, Melbourne VIC 3000 RSVP: Wednesday 23rd May 2018 This is an important briefing and we encourage the General Manager, Hotel Manag...

Novotel Surfers Paradise (map)
Presentations by -   Commonwealth Games Performance Review How did Gold Coast and Brisbane compare to other host cities. What could the legacy impact look like.  Presented by Paul Hammond, Business Development Manager Pacific, STR. Insights from the Games Organising Commitee Valuable insights from the Games organising committee, legacy items, lessons learnt Presented by Gabby Daniels, Accommodation Manager, GOLDOC Revenue Management Focus Areas Revenue tips to managing...

TBC (map)
Course in Yield Management Foundations facilitated by Melissa Kalan, Founding Director of the Australian Revenue Management Association (ARMA). This session is a shortened version of our full day workshop focusing on key elements of the online level 1 industry certification offered via the online ARMA Yield Academy. In it's 5th year, this industry training session exposes your staff to the fundamental concepts of the revenue management process. An interactive session with engaging discussi...

Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre (map)

Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre (MCEC) CEO, Peter King and Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) CEO, Karen Bolinger will present the exciting plans for the expansion of the MCEC and  provide an overview on the outlook for conferences and forthcoming business events coming to Melbourne that will have a bearing on hotels over the next 2 years.


Gold Coast Turf Club (map)
The industry takes over The Dome at the Gold Coast Turf Club once each year for the Timeshare Industry Race Day. This is a great day for industry friends and colleagues to get together and have some fun. The more the merrier, so get your friendship circle organized. We run various competitions on the day that will rival any Melbourne Cup Party. Details are as below -  Saturday 9 June 2018 Gold Coast Turf Club, Racecourse Drive, Bundall 11:30am - 5:00pm Costs -  For Members: $99pp,...

Online Webinar (map)
Topics Covered Preparing your organisation for new ways of working Computers don’t eat, sleep or have access to the Fair Work Commission – are they the new employee of the month? Building a long-term plan to minimise disruption to your workforce Developing a communication strategy if reducing your workforce Webinar presented by AAoA Legal Partners, People + Culture Strategies. Webinar is complimentary for AAoA and/or Members to attend. Presenter: David Weiler, Associatel Peo...

tbc (map)

More details to follow.

By invitation only. 


Online Webinar (map)
Topics Covered - State by state: how leave accruals differ across States and Territories; Flexible work practices – how they may affect leave accruals; “I want my personnel file” – dealing with employee requests for information; It’s too hard – the employer obligations most often forgotten or ignored. Webinar presented by AAoA Legal Partners, People + Culture Strategies Webinar is complimentary for AAoA and/or Members to attend. Presenter: Sam Cahill,...

Online Webinar (map)
Topics Covered Managing people with anxiety and depression Connecting with employees while keeping it commercial No duty to disclose – addressing “hidden” mental health Wellness programs, EAPs, lunchtime fitness – what’s working, what’s not Webinar presented by AAoA Legal Partners, People + Culture Strategies Webinar is complimentary for AAoA and/or Members to attend. Presenter: Ellen Davis, Associate To register for this event, contact events@aaoa....

Rydges Melbourne (map)

2018 APAC Revenue Management Summit, August 29 & 30 at Rydges Melbourne. The 2018 theme is UNITE & PROSPER.

More information to follow once confirmed



Further information to be advised. 


Online webinar (map)
Topics covered -  Dealing with a workplace that is no longer a physical location How technology is impacting on accessibility and how far the workplace extends Maintaining/building your culture across disparate locations Defining your health and safety obligations, checklists and other compliance necessities Webinar presented by AAoA Legal Partners, People + Culture Strategies Webinar is complimentary for AAoA and/or Members to attend. Presenter: Therese MacDermott, Consultant To ...

Online Webinar (map)
Topics Covered Why you need to consider the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) Who are “managerial or executive office” personnel? Understanding when payments need shareholder approval Negotiation strategy in the context of payment restrictions Webinar presented by AAoA Legal Partners, People + Culture Strategies Webinar is complimentary for AAoA and/or Members to attend. Presenter: Michael Starkey, Associate To register for this event, contact events@aaoa.com.au

Online webinar (map)
Topics Covered -  The legal challenges of the bystander approach – vicarious liability and more; Extending health and safety obligations to a positive duty to provide an environment free from sexual harassment; Managing workplace friendships and relationships; Addressing your culture to deal with a perception of tolerating or not adequately responding to harassment. Webinar presented by AAoA Legal Partners, People + Culture Strategies Webinar is complimentary for AAoA and/or M...

Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre (map)
The State Government, through Tourism Western Australia, has secured Australia's largest annual tourism trade event to be held in Perth in 2019. The Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE19) brings together Australian tourism businesses, wholesalers, and retailers, from around the world, through a combination of scheduled business appointments and networking events. The event will also give international travel buyers and media, the opportunity to experience all the changes that have happened aro...