Network with Industry Professionals

The 2019 Industry Networking Events are included in the Conference Registrations.
Additional social function tickets are also available.


Networking events that fall on the days you are registered are included in your registration.

Tuesday 19 November

Welcome Drinks and Networking Event

With its cascading greenery, modern design, and fresh seasonal menu, Garden Kitchen & Bar has all the ingredients for an incredible welcome reception and networking experience you won’t forget. The first networking event for the 2019 AAA National Conference at the Gold Coast will be one not to miss. Indoor and outdoor exclusive use of the Garden Kitchen and Bar we look forward to welcoming all delegates, partners and exhibitors to the event.

Networking Partner

Wednesday 20 November

AAA National Airport Industry Awards and Gala Dinner

The AAA National Airport Industry Awards acknowledge organisations and individuals achieving excellence within Australia’s airport industry. The Gala Dinner will provide the perfect platform to present these prestigious awards and celebrate the success of the recipients. There are eight opportunities to sponsor awards at this exclusive event.

» Special Guest MC: Paul McDermott

Paul McDermott has remained at the forefront of the Australian entertainment industry since the Doug Anthony All Stars stormed to national
and international success in the 1980s.
Since then this immensely popular entertainer and artist has proven to be one of the most versatile in Australian history.

His career spans writing and presenting national radio and television programs. In the comedy
arena he has performed sell out shows in Melbourne, Adelaide, Montreal and Edinburgh to both public and critical acclaim. In recent years Paul has distinguished himself in the arena of film, and is also an accomplished artist. Paul McDermott
is without doubt one of the most successful and popular performing artists Australia has ever produced.


Gala Dinner Partners

Thursday 21 November

Thursday Night Networking Event

The final evening function of the Conference will allow delegates to relax and network.

It could be the back streets of Thailand, Barcelona or New York City but it is right in Miami on the Gold Coast. Marketta Street Food, a laneway dining experience with 25 food vendors of all nationalities in the one space, take your entree from Spain, your main from Thailand and sweets from France.

You will experience the recently opened Gin Bar and then be invited to select from a range of locally brewed craft beers, uniquely selected boutique wines, hand crafted cocktails and street food from every corner of the globe, all under one roof to the sounds of a retro vinyl DJ.


Networking Partner