This is Gold Coast gallops to record numbers

Gold Coast on show for three days to record number of attendees

The three day event will showcase some of the best venues, experiences and professional services on offer for business events on the Gold Coast.



A record number of meeting influencers, professional conference organisers and media representatives are registered to attend the program, with 68 hosted buyers expected from Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.

New ideas and concepts for innovative conferences will be showcased, in conjunction with a full day trade exhibition featuring 40 Gold Coast venues and specialist suppliers at Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Lunch by Polo at the Sea one of the highlights over three days.


“Post Commonwealth Games, the city is buzzing with a revitalised spirit and infectious new energy, with so much on offer for conferences and meetings,” said director of Gold Coast Business Events, Anna Case.

“We’ll be showcasing it all, from our sun-kissed locations to our internationally acclaimed venues and creative spaces – this event will leave no doubt that we’re the best choice for business events in Australia.”

Program highlights will include a welcome reception at the eclectic street market Miami Marketta, breakfast at one of the city’s newest hotel, Mantra at Sharks Event Centre, and lunch at Polo by the Sea.

Additional program highlights will include Topgolf Gold Coast, Bond University Events Centre and HOTA, Home of the Arts. A post famil program will also feature venue site inspections and a farewell lunch at The Star Gold Coast.