Regional Conferencing Gets a Boost

$6 Million Program

Regional Conferencing Gets a Boost

Member for Wagga, Daryl Maguire, has announced $6 million state government strategy, aimed at securing more conventions, meetings and business conferences in regional areas like Wagga.

The NSW Regional Conferencing Strategy and Action Plan includes 11 strategic imperatives and 64 actions, including the Meet in Regional NSW website, to help showcase the array of business event venues and destinations in regional areas.

It also includes a Conferencing Development Grants Pilot Program, providing dollar-for-dollar funding, with half a million dollars in grants on offer between 2017 and 2018.