Perth Bureau to host meetings with £10m value

The Perth Convention Bureau has secured four international, in addition to four national, conferences, which are expected to generate more than A$28m (£10m) for Western Australia. Collectively, the conferences are set to attract an estimated 6,720 delegates and will take place between 2003 and 2006. The international events include the International Federation of University Women in 2004 and the World Merino Breeders International Conference in 2006. The convention bureau is also looking to win corporate business attracting 10,000 delegates and generating an additional A$63m (£23m) by 2003.

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