Perth Convention Centre clinches gold at Australian tourism awards

The Perth Centre was pronounced one of Australia’s leading conference locations it won the Meeting & Business Tourism title at Friday’s Australian Tourism Awards. The title was clinched from nationwide competition that included Intercontinental Hotel Group, Northern Territory, Queensland’s Quality Southbank Convention Centre and Adelaide Hilton Hotel for South Australia. The £126m centre holds up to 5,000 delegates and has held 239 within its first 18 months. Tourism Council’s chief executive officer Ron said that the award recognised the Perth Centre as a driver for Western Australia’s business tourism. He said: "This award acknowledges the Perth Centre’s high quality approach that delivers an impeccable end result for its clients, delegates and visitors." The gala, held on Australia’s Gold Coast, each year awards the best of the country’s tourism industry.

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