Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Information and Resources

As the situation regarding COVID-19 and the restrictions around mass gatherings continues to evolve, the EEAA is collaborating with key industry stakeholders and government to secure assistance for the exhibition and business events industry.

EEAA Updates to Members

Federal Advocacy

The Business Events Council of Australia (BECA) is working closely with Government, including through Minister Simon Birmingham and his office, and the Treasury Coronavirus Business Liaison Unit to design and implement a support package for the Australian exhibition and events sector. On behalf our industry, BECA has conducted an urgent survey of the Australian exhibition and events sector to ascertain the impact that COVID-19 has had on our industry. These facts will be used to inform Government as to what we need to assist in our recovery program.

See their latest updates and media releases:

Financial assistance

The Federal Government announced the $130 billion JobKeeper payment, a wage subsidy for businesses of up to $1,500 per fortnight per employee under a Federal Government plan to keep thousands of Australians in work.

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BECA have also collated the Federal, State and Territory Government COVID-19 measures which may assist you during the coronavirus pandemic. See further information.

OTHER Government Information

Industry Information AND RESOURCES

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