RETURN OF THE GAME

Graham Mason, Head of Media, Communications & Government Relations, Optus Stadium Channel Seven’s The Game program returned to Optus Stadium earlier this month – the first “event” back at the Stadium. The Game is Channel Seven’s…

WINTER WARMERS

With winter in full swing and our heaters cranked to max, we decided to hit up Executive Chefs John Deane and Jochen Beranek for their favourite recipes to fill your bellies and warm your hearts. Bon appetite!   Jochen Beranek, Executive…

CROWDS ARE BACK!

Bankwest Stadium Julian Keith, Media & Communications Manager, Bankwest Stadium The cheers, jeers and atmosphere are coming back to Bankwest Stadium this weekend with more than 7000 fans on their way for three separate NRL fixtures. The…

IN PROFILE – JESS GODWIN

Most accountants, financial controllers are . . . well, I guess we don’t like to make assumptions. But Optus Stadium’s Financial Controller Jess Godwin breaks any stereotypical assumptions you may have about accountants. She dances, she…

VENUESL!VE PARTNERS WITH INDUSTRY GREATS ON LEIF

Rebecca Barry, General Manager, Organisational Development, VenuesLive NSW You will have seen a bit in the press recently about the establishment of the Live Event Industry Forum (LEIF). VenuesLive has taken a seat on the LEIF taskforce,…

IN FOCUS – LIGHT AT THE END OF THE TUNNEL

Greg Sleigh, General Manager, Commercial, Optus Stadium Slowly and ever so slightly, some light has arrived at the end of what appeared to be a pretty dark tunnel for live sport and entertainment. First, the return of Korea’s K -League.…

IN PROFILE – JILL BRIGHT

In this month’s edition of In Profile we sat down with the effervescent Catering Sales & Services Manager Jill Bright to discover her trick for dealing with difficult clients, what she’s getting up to during iso, and her secret talent…

PROJECTS ACROSS THE COUNTRY

Paula Brodie, Project Manager, VenuesLive NSW and Michelle McBain, General Manager People & Culture, Optus Stadium. At the beginning of March when the cases of COVID-19 started to increase and public health measures came into force impacting…

WE’RE BACK IN THE GAME

Crystelle Cordero, Media & Communications Manager, ANZ Stadium With two NRL games under our belt last week, and another 15 scheduled over the next six rounds, we’re thrilled to be hosting events again at Bankwest Stadium. See the…

LISTENING

In May we brought you some TV to binge. Now that we're out and about a bit more, this month we bring you some podcast and album recommendations from some of our team. To listen, simply download or get streaming.   Crystelle Cordero,…