• ACCELERATE YOUR GROWTH

    The VMA is dedicated to the growth and success of the venue management industry in our region through professional development, education and collective sharing through networking.
  • LEARN FROM THE BEST IN INDUSTRY

    We draw from the very best talent in the venue industry to provide our members with the opportunity to expand their thinking, upgrade their skills, stay on top of industry trends and plans and learn from their peers.
  • PROBLEM SOLVE WITH PEERS

    Over and over again, our members say networking is the most valuable benefit of joining the VMA. When members need solutions, they turn to other members or to the friends they make at VMA events. Networking becomes a problem solving tool for issues that venue managers face on a daily basis.
  • New Career Opportunities

    Looking for a new career opportunity? We advertise jobs in the venue management industry from around Australia, New Zealand and Asia.
    Check out the latest opportunities.

    Have a current vacancy within your business? Advertise to our membership network and target high calibre candidates across the region. The deadline is Tuesday of each week.
    View Vacant Postions
  • After 5!

    Our next After 5! Function will be hosted by Melbourne & Olympic Parks Trust in Melbourne on 22 February, 2017 starting at 5.30pm. You can RSVP online. View all up and coming After5! Functions here.
    Learn More.

    Would you like to show off your fantastic venue to industry peers?
    Contact us to host an After 5! Function.
  • Venue Industry Awards

    We are passionate about recognising and promoting the incredible contributions of venue professionals to the venue management industry.

    Each year we provide VMA members with the opportunity to celebrate high achieving colleagues and nominate them for awards in the following three categories: Venue Professional of the Year, Young Achiever of the Year and Allied Professional of the Year.
    Nominate Now!
  • The school has been an amazing experience, you meet so many connections across the industry, being able to liase with CEO’s, industry leaders across all genre’s and venue sizes. It’s fantastic.

    Katherine NormanArts Centre Melbourne
  • I can’t recommend the venue management school highly enough. I’ve been involved as a student and now as an instructor and committee member and the level of education you receive on this program are unsurpassed in our industry.

    Lisa PriceVenue Consultant
  • I was so excited to come face to face with some legends of the industry. There were commercial opportunities and networking opportunities I’d only dreamed of. Absolutely love it and highly recommend it for anyone in the venue industry.

    Damian OlsenSuncorp Stadium Queensland
  • Join the largest gathering of venue professionals in the Asia-Pacific region for educational programs, motivational presentations, diverse technical sessions and a fantastic social and networking program. 2017 Asia-Pacific Venue Industry Congress. View the Program and Speakers. Why not take advantage of our Early Bird Registration offer (available till 13 March 2017).
  • The Venue Management School provides the opportunity for venue professionals to upgrade their skills and knowledge to industry best practice. You can choose from two options 1) Attend the School November or 2) Complete a Diploma of Venue Management (nationally accredited) which includes attendance at the School.
  • The Graduate Institute is the next step after completing study at the VMS and provides a unique educational experience of deep and interactive learning, with a major leadership focus. You can choose from two options 1) Attend the School November or 2) Complete an Advanced Diploma of Leadership & Venue Management (nationally accredited) which includes attendance at the School.