The Venue Management Association is your No. 1 venue industry network in the Asia-Pacific Region

With over 850 members representing more than 300 venues across stadiums, arenas, conference and exhibition centres, performing arts, race tracks, showgrounds and associated industry suppliers.

Join the VMA to expand your horizons, upgrade your knowledge, stay on top of industry trends and take advantage of a global network of industry professionals.

From students to young professionals to senior executives, the VMA is your ticket to connect, progress and grow.

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Join The Community

Join the community of industry professionals who love what they do and value the collective sharing of experience and knowledge.

Education & Training

Enjoy premium venue industry educational and training opportunities, including priority placement in the Venue Management School and Leadership Institute held in November each year.

Industry News

Access E-News publications and industry job advertisements, including the ability to broadcast information to the members (fees may apply). Also receive a complimentary subscription to Australasian Leisure Management magazine delivered 6 times annually.

Industry Networking

Take advantage of valuable personal networking opportunities through regional meetings and After 5! networking functions.

Sponsorship & Advertising

Take advantage of sponsorship and advertising opportunities at our key events throughout the year, including our digital platforms and publications.

Asia-Pacific Venue Industry Congress

Receive discounted registration to the annual Asia-Pacific Venue Industry Congress, the single largest meeting of venue professionals in the Asia-Pacific region. Approximately 350 high-profile venue managers and industry professionals make it a priority to attend in May each year.

Advertise Your Jobs

Advertise your job opportunities directly to the venue industry through our membership network and target high-calibre candidates.

International Access

International Links Enjoy our international affiliation with the International Association of Venue Managers (IAVM) including access to all IAVM publications

Who's Who Directory

Gain recognition in the VMA’s annual ‘Who’s Who’ Directory. The Directory can be used to find the right person with the right answers, the right supplier with the product you need and network with your fellow members.



Active members are individuals involved in venue development and investment, venue operations, venue administration or teaching/researching in the area of venue management. The VMA membership allows active members to expand their horizons, upgrade their industry knowledge, stay on top of industry trends and take advantage of a global network of industry professionals!

Just $379.50/year!



Allied members are individuals who are suppliers or allies to the venue industry for professional reasons. VMA membership gives allied members the opportunity to connect with industry decisions-makers from venues of all sizes and sectors.

Just $379.50/year!



Young professional members are individuals qualifying for an active or allied membership that are under the age of 30. VMA membership provides up-and-coming venue professionals access to the industry connections and resources they need to succeed!

Just $99/year!

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Student members are individuals who are currently studying a venue or associated industry course at a recognised education institution, but are not actively working full-time within the industry. VMA membership provides students with the knowledge and industry connections to kick-start their careers!

Just $25/year!

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Fellow members are active or allied members who have been a member of the VMA for a minimum of 15 continuous years. Fellow members continue to enjoy all of the full benefits and resources of membership at a discounted price as VMA’s thanks for their loyalty!

Just $250/year!


For venues and allied organisations with 5 or more employees – access a bulk buy membership program that provides significant cost savings and administrative efficiencies, flexibility to manage and change which employees are included, free job ads and a single point of contact between organisation and VMA.