Australian rental convention in Gold Coast next year

By Murray Pollok04 November 2013

The 2013 convention was held at Luna Park, Sydney. The event returns to Gold Coast in 2014.

The 2013 convention was held at Luna Park, Sydney. The event returns to Gold Coast in 2014.

The Hire & Rental Industry Association of Australia (HRIA) and the Elevating Work Platform Association (EWPA) hold their annual convention and exhibition next year on the Gold Coast, Queensland, from Tuesday 29 April to Friday 2 May 2014.

The event includes a three-day exhibition - opening on 30 April - covering general plant and aerial platforms as well as a conference programme, culminating in the HRIA Excellence Awards dinner.

The events take place at the Gold Coast Convention Centre, located in Broadbeach, Gold Coast, south of Brisbane in Queensland.

The annual convention and exhibition is the main gathering place for Australia’s rental industry each year. The conference regularly attracts key figures in the worldwide rental industry – HSS CEO Chris Davies was a recent participant.

The convention hotel is the Sofitel Hotel, Broadbeach. The Hire and Rental Industry Association has negotiated discounted rates for attendees. For more information visit the show website:

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