• 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 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
  • 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


The Venue Management Association is the peak body for venue industry professionals in Australia, New Zealand and Southeast Asia with more than 700 members from diverse venue sectors including:

  • Sports Stadiums
  • Entertainment Arenas
  • Conference and Exhibition Centres
  • Performing Arts Centres
  • Race Tracks & Showgrounds

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.

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.

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  • VMA Annual Congress

    The Asia-Pacific Venue Industry Congress is the single largest meeting of venue professionals in the Asia-Pacific region. More than 400 high-profile venue managers and meeting industry professionals make it a priority to attend each year.
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  • Venue Management School

    The VMS provides the opportunity for venue professionals to upgrade their skills and knowledge to industry best practice. It offers training in the specific skills that are required if you aspire to be a venue manager.
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  • VMA Leadership Institute

    The newly developed VMA Leadership Institute is the benchmark educational program for senior managers to executives looking to enhance their leadership ability and prepare to take on a larger role within their organisation.
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