Sunshine to your Inbox - September 2016


 23 September 2016 | Download pdf

Destination inspiration, online

This month, Business Events Sunshine Coast (BESC) unveils a new look website offering a range of services tailored specifically to the needs of event planners.  Mobile and tablet friendly, with intuitive venue and activity search, free downloadable resources and a selection of destination-specific experiences, our new online tool aims to make planning an event on the Sunshine Coast simple and hassle-free. Explore here _________________________________________________________________________________________

Signature incentive experiences - Looking for inspiration for your next conference or incentive?  The new signature experiences web page showcases a selection of customisable group activities and offsite events available on the Sunshine Coast and comes complete with direct links to the local suppliers who can deliver these experiences. Choose from Bespoke Food Experiences, Authentic Encounters, Quintessentially Sunshine Coast and Exhilarating EventsLearn more here _________________________________________________________________________________________

Free downloadable resources - Online resources to assist with planning, promoting and delivering your event are now at your fingertips.  The new BESC Planning Toolkit is packed with information including restaurant guides, speaker and entertainment recommendations, maps, imagery, group transportation, activity and gifting ideas.  Click here to find out more. _________________________________________________________________________________________

Don't take our word for it, take theirs - Why choose the Sunshine Coast for your next event? Discover the success of organisations who have already experienced the unique capabilities the Sunshine Coast has to offer. From symposiums to sales conferences, high end incentives to product launches. Learn more. _________________________________________________________________________________________

Event videos
See showcase videos of events in action!
Fancy a cocktail function on a camel farm?
A beachfront marquee dinner?
Or a product launch on beautiful Noosa beach? _________________________________________________________________________________________

Get social with BESC - Follow, share and engage with us on Linkedin, Instagram and Twitter.  Receive the latest updates, inspiration and upcoming events straight to your news feed. _______________________________________________________________________________________

Congratulations Australian Event Awards Winners! - The first Australian Event Awards to be held on the Sunshine Coast went off with a bang at Novotel Twin Waters Resort, setting the stage for a night of celebration as over 300 people from across the country gathered to recognise the best events in Australia. Read more

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What's new on the Sunshine Coast

New Jetstar Adelaide to Sunshine Coast services
Commencing 30 September 2016, Jetstar will fly between Adelaide and the Sunshine Coast three times per week.  For full Sunshine Coast Airport flight information click here.

Bonjour to Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort
The Sheraton Noosa Resort & Spa rebranded to Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort in June 2016, introducing the French influence, style and design of Accor’s five star brand to beautiful Noosa. Click here for more information.

Glamping comes to the Sunshine Coast at Rivershore Resort
Luxury safari tents nestled on the banks of the Maroochy River offer a unique venue for corporate retreats, incentives and small meetings.  The brand new Rivershore Resort is located just minutes from Maroochydore, beaches and the Sunshine Coast Airport. Click here. 

The Cooking School Noosa and Ibento Event Space
Brought to you by the team behind the award winning Wasabi Restaurant and Bar, the Cooking School Noosa offers exclusive classes with Wasabi chefs, as well as guest chefs from around Australia. Classes include Japanese, French and South East Asian. The cooking school also doubles as a stylish, boutique event space and is located just minutes from Hastings Street. Click here

SportsCoast Conference for major sporting event organisers
On 4 November 2016, Drew Morphett OAM will interview successful major sporting event organisers as well as players, coaches and administrators at the University of the Sunshine Coast, Innovation Centre. To attend register here.