Happy Christmas

The Drop will be taking only a short break through the Christmas-New Year period and will be back in early January.

To The Drop sponsors and readers thank you for all of the support that you’ve given us throughout this past year.

All of the staff here at The Drop would like to wish you and your families a very Merry Christmas.

May your time be spent taking in all of the joys that the holidays bring.


Diary Dates for 2022

Prepare now for the year ahead and pop these important events in your calendar, and your budget, for 2022.



Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre: 23 & 24 March, 2022

The Australian Hospitality and Gaming Expo (AHGE) is a must do for everyone involved in hospitality and gaming industry.  The AHGE Expo showcases the latest in gaming products, entertainment, food and beverage, technology, construction, education, furniture, and innovative design.

National Governance & Management Congress
Tuesday 22 March: 10am – 4pm

Wednesday 23 March: 10am – 4pm
Thursday 24 March: 10am – 3pm

AHG Breakfast
Thursday 24 March: 7.30 – 9.30am

Registrations are open now at this link:  https://tickets.lup.com.au/australasian-hospitality-gaming-expo-2022?cat=CAT-REGISTRATION


Fine Food Australia

ICC Sydney: 8-11 March 2022 & Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre: 5-8 September 2022

Fine Food Australia is the leading trade event for the food industry. Running for 36 years, the event has welcomed thousands of food industry professionals from Australasia and beyond, through our show doors.



Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE)

ICC Sydney: 9-11 August 2022

Established in 1990, the Australasian Gaming Expo is the place to see new products and services, network, and attend thought provoking seminars, AGE is the cornerstone of the Australian gaming and hospitality industry. It is where gaming, technology, and hospitality meet.

Sign up to the newsletter for up-to-date info: https://austgamingexpo.com/newsletter/

Hospitality Design Fair

ICC Sydney 7-8 September 2022

Hospitality Design Fair is the premier trade fair and conference for creative professionals who shape the hospitality interiors marketplace and create amazing spaces. As the only event in Australia focused exclusively on interior design and furniture for hotels, bars, restaurants and clubs, #HDF22 brings together designers, architects, owner/operators, purchasers, brand executives and manufacturers for two days of product discovery, inspiration, education and exceptional networking.