Business Events Cairns

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AIME 2016

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Stand partners include:

Cairns Convention Centre

The Cairns Convention Centre is internationally renowned for its unique environmental design and special brand of friendly, tropical hospitality. The Centre’s advanced technical facilities feature state of the art audio visual and wireless technology catering to the most demanding event requirements. Whether your meeting is for 300, 500 or 3,000 delegates, the Cairns Convention Centre is everything you would expect from an international standard, purpose-built event facility. Winner of the AIPC World's Best Congress Centre 2014 and 2004 and World’s Top 3 Congress Centres 2008 and 2006.

Company Name: Cairns Convention Centre
Contact: Cathy Taylor | Business Development Manager
Phone: 07 4042 4200
Email: email/ctaylor)(  
Address: Cnr Wharf & Sheridan Street, Cairns 4870

Independent Aviation

Independent Aviation have an enviable reputation for providing prompt, reliable and innovative solutions in aircraft procurement since 1989. With 24/7 access to every type of aircraft, helicopter, private jet and more, our logistics specialists source options throughout Australasia and the world.

Our affiliate offices worldwide present global reach and capability... and significant buying power. Looking after every detail with discreet professionalism, ensures your clientele enjoy the ultimate experience. Small or large groups, VIP support, MICE, unique adventures or just an individual sector to get your itinerary back on track... for prompt quotes and expert advice, contact the ‘Air Charter Professionals’ to coordinate your next charter requirements.

Company Name: Independent Aviation 
Contact: Ian Button | Managing Director
Phone: 07 4046 3333
Email: email/ian)(
Address: 320 Sheridan Street, Cairns 4870

NQ Exhibitions

Whether you are looking for a fully tailored solution for your exhibition or furniture, poster boards & plant hire, NQ Exhibitions is a 100% locally owned and operated business specialising in the Exhibition and Conference industry.

NQ Exhibitions provides a complete range of exhibition and conference services, including boothing, furniture and miscellaneous hire items, signage, exhibitor management, floor plan design services as well as a variety of display options including poster boards and display systems. Specialising in the provision of quality exhibition and display products, the company has set out to show that the destination can meet and indeed surpass the expectations of both the PCO and their client, holding its own in the national exhibition environment. 

Company Name: NQ Exhibitions
Contact: Beth Anderson | General Manager
Phone: 07 4041 2703
Address: 224 - 226, Cairns 4870

Pullman Cairns International

The five star Pullman Cairns International is perfectly located in the heart of Cairns City, and the closest 5 star hotel to Cairns Convention Centre. Superbly equipped with over 11 function rooms including the largest hotel Ballroom in Cairns, the Pullman Cairns International represents the most flexible convention and meeting facilities of any Cairns hotel. From indoor business meetings for 8 to outdoor pool deck functions and events in our pillar-less Grand Ballroom for up to 700, our creative staff will help bring your event to life. The hotel has 321 spacious accommodation rooms, all with private balconies.

Company Name: Pullman Cairns International
Contact: Nerida Meakin | Director of Sales 
Phone: 07 4050 2133
Email: email/nerida.meakin)(
Address: 17 Abbott Street, Cairns 4870


Pullman Sea Temple Resorts & Spas

Let your delegates experience the delights of meeting in a prestigious, tropical paradise at one of Pullman Sea Temple Resort & Spa's two Tropical North Queensland locations.

Located beachfront on the southern end of Palm Cove, Pullman Palm Cove Sea Temple Resort & Spa has 3 elegant, variable meeting space areas.  Also located beachfront, Pullman Port Douglas Sea Temple Resort & Spa has been designed with the utmost privacy and sophisticated luxury in mind. From small private cillas for intimate gatherings to the large open spaces of the golf course - there is a venue to suit every group.

Company Name: Pullman Sea Temple Resort & Spas
Contact: Joss Brenon | Conference & Events Sales Manager
Phone: 07 4084 3500
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QT Resort Port Douglas

For a unique conference or event experience, choose this unique property in Port Douglas, QT Port Douglas.  

This vibrant, designer hotel has 170 accommodation rooms, including spacious one and two bedroom apartments.  All our guest rooms have been given a facelift with new QT dream beds, 42” flat screen LCD TV’s, and hand sourced stylish fabrics and finishes.

We bring imagination, savvy and experience to your next Port Douglas conference, wedding or event. Our unique and flexible event facilities offer all you expect and more – chic designer finishes, unforgettable food and drink experiences, space for up to 350 guests and a friendly events team.

Company Name: QT Port Douglas
Contact: Stephanie Manning | Business Development Manager
Phone: 07 5584 1111
Email: email/stephanie_manning)(
Address: 87-109 Port Douglas Road, Port Douglas 4877

Roux Blond Collective


Roux Blond is a multifaceted company, offering services including event catering, concept and design, logistics, yacht and private provisioning, event coordination and management - this collective is Roux Blond. Recognised as one of Australia's best, we have received awards on local, regional and national levels since 2006 but we are much more than just a catering company. 

We consider ourselves creators - creating experiences and exceptional corporate and special events. We create and manage events from product launches, gala and presentation events, client incentives, special occasion events and everything in between. Our custom-built mobile kitchens are fully fitted with commercial cookery equipment, allowing us to provide you with our award-winning catering no matter the location.

Company Name: Roux Blond Collective
Contact: Darren Garner | Director
Phone: 07 4035 5158
Email: email/darren)(
Address: 9 Bramp Close, Cairns 4870

Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns

Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns has uninterrupted panoramic views of the spectacular Trinity Bay. World-class Marlin Marina and breathtaking mountain ranges allow you to experience the Tropical North at its best. With a purpose-built Event Centre and a total of 16 technology intelligent event rooms, spectacular views and exceptional facilities, Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns is the perfect event venue for all occasions. The hotel’s diverse and dynamic range of space extends from the naturally lit event rooms to a host of outdoor locations, complemented by a team of professional and attentive experts to ensure that your event will impress. Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns is a truly impressive venue for your next conference or event.

Company Name: Shangri-La Hotel, The Marina, Cairns
Kim Blain | Director of Sales & Marketing
Phone 07 4052 7629
Email: email/kim.blain)(
Address: Pierpoint Road, Cairns 4870

Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas Resort

An absolute beachfront oasis of 5-star luxury set amongst 147 hectares of lush tropical gardens with 2 hectares of sparkling swimmable blue lagoons. Our venues include the largest resort conference facility in the tropics, the Glade Pavilion, which is a superb pillarless venue catering for up to 1000 cocktail-style.

You’ll find the range of outdoor locations and theming possibilities endless, from barefoot black-tie barbeques by the lagoon to lavish ballroom galas. Imagine an intimate event on Gilligan’s Island, set on the spectacular lagoons or a magnificent function at Fairview at the Mirage Country Club with the Daintree Rainforest providing a dramatic backdrop.

Company Name: Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas Resort
Contact: Matthew Sturt | Account Director MICE
Phone: 07 4099 0867
Address: Port Douglas Road, Port Douglas 4877