State of Play : State of Play - Issue 1
CCV AWARDS NIGHT AND DINNER, MELBOURNE 22 April Every club has stories about the relationships they form in their local community and amazing staff who help deliver member services. The CCV Awards Night and Dinner recognises all the high-performing individuals and clubs whose efforts contribute to the social and economic well- being of their local communities. GREAT AUSTRALASIAN BEER SPECTAPULAR 19 to 21 May (Melbourne) 27 May (Sydney) Bringing the best of Australian and Kiwi breweries and cider producers under one roof, the Great Australian Beer SpecTAPular is a unique beer festival not to be missed. Survey the diverse options of beer and food this festival has to offer and make a whole day out of it. VIVID SYDNEY 26 May to 17 June Vivid Sydney, the world’s largest festival of light, music and ideas, annually transforms the Harbour City into an outdoor art exhibition with its colourful creative canvas. The event features large-scale light installations and projections (Vivid Light), music performances and collaborations (Vivid Music including Vivid LIVE at the Sydney Opera House), and creative ideas, discussions and debates (Vivid Ideas), all celebrating Sydney as the creative hub of the Asia-Pacific. FOODSERVICE AUSTRALIA, MELBOURNE 28to30May Foodservice Australia is back this year and for the first time, with not one but two levels of exhibitors. They include all the major food and equipment suppliers - plus dozens of regional and artisan producers. Check out the event features such as the National Restaurant Conference, Chef of the Year, Patissier of the Year, Seafood Showcase and Australian Pizza Championship. CLUBSNSW CHEF’S TABLE AWARDS DINNER, SYDNEY 24 July ClubsNSW Chef’s Table pits the state’s best club chefs against each other. It’s a competition of culinary vision and execution. Who will come out on top this year? Whose dish will be most remembered? The cook-off will be held over three days at Ryde TAFE, from 27 to 29 June with the Awards Dinner to take place on 24 July. AUSTRALASIAN GAMING EXPO, SYDNEY 15 to 17 August Australasian Gaming Expo is a three-day event at the ICC Darling Harbour in Sydney. This event brings together gaming and hospitality executives from around the region and showcases the world’s best and latest gaming and hospitality equipment.
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