Lunch with Tourism South Australia

2014-08-05

How is the Restaurant Australia campaign working for South Australia? While FCA members enjoyed gorgeous food sourced from South Australian produce several representatives of the South Australian food industry talked with passion about their products and their strong relationship with the region.

Lunch with Graham Quirk

2014-08-06

,,We are here to unashamedly promote Brisbane.” Graham Quirk came to address the FCA with a mission. During the G20 the spotlights of the world will be on Brisbane. The Lord mayor wants to promote his city as a place to remember after the leaders have gone. During an informal lunch topics ranged from the […]

Annual General Meeting

2014-08-13

During the AGM the board updated the members about FCA-activities, the financial position of our organisation and elected a new board.

Aboriginal Recognition in the Constitution

2014-08-20

Will a referendum be held during Abbotts (first) term? Which intricacies lie in the wording? How to make sure a referendum passes? The University of Sydney’s professor Shane Houston, professor Anne Twomey and Dr Karen O’Brien shared their insights.

Media update G20 leaders summit

2014-09-04

Katrina O’Hare, Director Media Operations and Amber Gilmore, Media Centre Manager held a briefing on logistical arrangements for media traveling to Brisbane in November.

Greg Hunt, minister for Environment

2014-10-02

The minister briefed members of the FCA on  the government’s actions regarding the Great Barrier Reef and took questions on a wide range of other enviromental questions.

Christmas Cruise 2014

2014-12-10

Come celebrate Christmas with us Have you already booked your tickets for the FCA Christmas party? This year we celebrate the festive season with a cruise in Sydney harbour. Enjoy the views from the upper deck and our party with buffet, drinks and a DJ. Date: 10 December 2014 Venue: Good Time Harbour Cruise Price: […]

Whisky tasting for FCA members

2015-03-16

Some people say that lots of journalists are addicted to Whisky. That’s not true of course. True is, that Whisky from Tasmania is meanwhile amongst the best in the world – and FCA members had the chance to find out whether that’s true or not.

VIVID 2015, briefing by Destination NSW

2015-04-28

Originally set up as a means to grow winter tourism VIVID is attracting an increasing amount of interest from both domestic and international audiences. Many members will do a story during the event. In preparation Destination NSW organised a briefing for FCA members.

Eurovision 2015 – Guy Sebastian

2015-05-02

During the hectic days before his departure to Vienna, Australia’s entry Guy Sebastian took some time to talk to members of the FCA.

WWF on Great Barrier Reef decision

2015-06-24

With the UNESCO decision only days away WWF CEO Dermot O’Gorman and head of marine conservation Rick Leck briefed the FCA on their position.

Midwinter drinks

2015-07-09

Small Bar