Bigger, Better

Do you want the latest facts on the Adelaide Convention Centre expansion project? Well you’ve come to the right place… we’ll be dishing the dirt and keeping you up to date with every development right here!

Proudly South Australia

by The Centre on March 02, 2015

Adelaide’s lively western corner will entertain both locals and visitors from afar with a week long program of events to celebrate the completion of South Australia’s newest function and concert facility – the spectacular West Building. At the heart of the festivities is the inaugural Made in SA event on Friday 13 March, a free interactive exhibit to showcase prominent and innovative South Australian businesses across a range of industries.   The event will bring together various local organisations from various sectors to highlight South...

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To the world!

by The Centre on February 11, 2015

The heart of Adelaide is rapidly being transformed into a thriving business, education and entertainment hub – and the revitalised Riverbank Precinct continues to amaze Adelaidians and visitors alike. Adelaide’s western corner is buzzing with atmosphere and exciting events with the recent completion of the magnificent Adelaide Oval, The Adelaide Oval Footbridge ...

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Expansion update!

by The Centre on June 19, 2014

CENTRE FAÇADE NEARS COMPLETION Stage One of the $350 million Adelaide Convention Centre expansion is taking shape with the main building structure and internal cladding now in place and the Riverbank façade nearing final completion. Installation of the earth toned external panels, designed to replicate the hues of the Flinders Ranges, give people a real s...

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Centre Stage

by The Centre on Monday, April 07, 2014

The Adelaide Convention Centre’s expansion project is full steam ahead! We can really see the form of the new building now – a striking shape inspired by the South Australian landscape...

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IT'S OFFICIAL - new bar, new suite, best views in town!

by The Centre on Monday, February 13, 2012

If you love to be in the hippest most happening places in Adelaide you simply must stand up and pay attention. The NEW Regattas Bistro + Bar and Panorama Suite complex was opened in all of its off...

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Regattas Bistro + Bar... cooked to perfection!

by Alec Gilbert on Wednesday, January 04, 2012

It’s been a long while since Adelaide’s seen a brand new, designed-from-scratch, stand-alone restaurant. I’ve lived here six years, so it must be at least that long. But it&rs...

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Our first billion

by Alec Gilbert on Tuesday, October 25, 2011

A couple of years ago, when we were building our business case for the expansion of the centre, we commissioned Ernst & Young to do some number crunching on the Government’s likely ‘...

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Hear it from them!

by The Centre on Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Last month, Destination SA was held at our Centre. It’s the premier event for showcasing South Australia’s business events and incentive travel industry to a national audience. Duri...

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Build It and They Will Come?

by Alec Gilbert on Monday, July 25, 2011

... It’s a dangerous expectation for any convention or tourism venture.  I’ve seen stunning developments all over the world become white elephants because the operators relied on ...

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