BE Perth

AUD$15m governmental funding package to assist BE Perth’s recovery

Premier of Western Australia (WA), Mark McGowan, has announced a new tourism recovery package that will see the State’s official convention bureau, Business Events Perth (BE Perth), receive AUD$15m (US$11m) in funding. The aim is to assist the attraction of lucrative business events to WA, which will help to support the state’s business event, hotel and hospitality industry. Speaking at the WA Sta...

Business Events Perth welcomes new managing director of Tourism Western Australia

Business Events Perth (BE Perth) has announced, 12 October, Carolyn Turnbull (pictured) as managing director of Tourism Western Australia (WA). Turnbull joined Tourism WA in October 2020 as executive director of industry, aviation and markets, where she led a network of international offices. This included the management of airline relationships and distribution channels. Bradley Woods, BE Perth c...