News: Venues

Expo 2020 Dubai attracts three million visitors since opening

Expo 2020 Dubai has welcomed nearly three million visits in the five weeks since the world fair opened at the start of October. Expo 2020 Dubai Senior Vice President of Communications,…

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Nov 12, 2021 Attractions / Events / Technology / Tourism / Venues /

 
 

Australian projects recognised at 2021 IOC, IPC and IAKS international sport architecture awards

Australian projects the Queensland Country Bank Stadium, Rod Laver Arena, Ken Rosewall Arena and Coogee Surf Life Saving Club have been recognised at the 2021 International Olympic…

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Nov 11, 2021 ByNigel Benton Design / Recreation / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Beijing Winter Olympic Games venue introduces working robots to reduce COVID-19 contact risk

Wukesong Sports Centre, the ice hockey venue for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, has introduced robot technology to aid its preparations for the events - providing…

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Nov 10, 2021 ByJames Croll Events / Safety / Sport / Technology / Venues /

 
 

OzAsia Festival attracts more than 180,000 attendees

Adelaide Festival Centre’s OzAsia Festival has returned to live performances attracting more than 180,000 attendances across more than 50 events held over 18 days. The program of…

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Nov 10, 2021 Arts / Culture / Entertainment / Events / Venues /

 
 

Asian architects and projects get recognition in 2021 IOC, IPC and IAKS Architecture and Design Awards

Having been largely overlooked in past editions, Asian architects and projects have been recognised at the 2021 International Olympic Committee (IOC), the International Paralympic Committee…

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Nov 9, 2021 Design / Marketing / Recreation / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Brisbane Olympics faces sustainability challenge in bid to be first ‘climate-positive’ Games

Brisbane’s 2032 Olympics will face a new challenge beyond the logistics of delivering the world’s largest sporting event as it prepares to become the first Games to offset more…

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Nov 8, 2021 Design / Environment / Events / Sport / Venues /

 
 

Esports to feature as medal sport at Asian Games Hangzhou

The organisers of 19th Asian Games Hangzhou 2022 have announced that esports will be an official medal sport at the event. Announced the medal addition during a news conference held at 4th…

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Nov 8, 2021 Entertainment / Events / Sport / Technology / Venues /

 
 

Australia’s URBNSurf secures multiple wins at first-ever Surf Park Awards

Australian surf park operator URBNSurf has won in three categories at the inaugural Surf Park Awards. Presented last month, the global awards, were created by Surf Park Central to gauge…

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Nov 6, 2021 Attractions / Marketing / Sport / Venues /

 
 

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