UNITING FOR BUSHFIRE RELIEF

Julian Keith, Media and Communications Manager, Bankwest Stadium Crystelle Cordero, Media and Communications Manager, ANZ Stadium Big or small, everything counts when it comes to the devastating bushfires that have ravaged communities…

If You Want To Go Far, Go Together

By Jerry Thomas, UBS Project Manager, VenuesLive NSW With the NSW UBS Project drawing to a close it’s time to reflect on how far we’ve come and celebrate the successful implementation of UBS v20 as the centralised event and venue management…

Farewell FJ

by Emma Rothfield, Media & Communications Coordinator, VenuesLive NSW EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT . . . BECAUSE FREAKIN’ MIRACLE WORKER WASN’T A JOB TITLE AT VENUESLIVE She is the boss’ EA whose incredible organisational skills and…

Tour of a Lifetime

By Jordan Kerry, Business Development Manager, VenuesLive NSW I recently had the privilege of being invited to join Cisco’s 9th annual US Study Tour in October/November, along with Mike Stephenson, General Manager Digitial & Technology…

Leading the Way in Disability Employment

By Craig Menzies, General Manager Catering, Optus Stadium The Hospitality Disability Network of Western Australia (HDNWA) pilot program was launched at Crown Perth earlier this month, an important industry-led initiative that will deliver…

2019 – A YEAR OF ACHIEVEMENT

It has been a remarkable year for our VenuesLive team with so many highlights across our network of venues. Here’s a snapshot of 2019:

U2 bring the Craic to Optus Stadium

By Tyler Hutchinson, Events Coordinator and Gemma O’Hart, Operations Coordinator, Optus Stadium The U2 Joshua Tree Tour of Australia and New Zealand was announced in March 2019. At the time it felt like years away with the upcoming Manchester…

Santa sets up shop at Optus Stadium

By Jenny Cullen, Project Manager, Optus Stadium On Sunday 24 November, we launched our first ever Christmas Festival in Stadium Park at Optus Stadium. As usual the Perth weather gods turned on a perfect sunny afternoon, with around 8,000…

Scorching Hot Summer

By Wendy Moss, Event Coordinator, Optus Stadium The new Big Bash League season is just around the corner with our #madetough Perth Scorchers once again calling Optus Stadium home. I’m looking forward to what will be an exciting season…

Car Parking Goes Digital

By Debra Grimes, Senior Project Manager, VenuesLive NSW Have you noticed something different at Bankwest Stadium? Something small but significant? Rather than hard copy carpark passes, we are now distributing digital passes for use across…