Cairns Convention Centre

Cairns Convention Centre mass vaccination hub gets underway

The Cairns Convention Centre in Australia has become a mass vaccination hub, as the venue team does its bit to help the business events industry get back on its feet. Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service (CHHHS) will be using the Centre as a Vaccination Hub for at least four weekends to boost the vaccination numbers in the region. As of 15 September, only 34% of Australia’s population...

Silver lady to lead the event team back into new-look Cairns Convention Centre

From the moment Vania Bau heard about the Cairns Convention Centre being built she knew she wanted to be a part of it. Twenty-five years later Vania will lead the event team as the Centre re-opens after a major refurbishment. As the team at the Cairns Convention Centre packed up the offices in April 2020 and prepared to leave the building ahead of the AUD$176m (US$137.7m) expansion, they discovere...