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Who do you think you are?


Microhire demonstrated its true colours in June when it partnered with Peter Rowland Catering, Place Settings and Solution Entertainment to showcase the companies’ combined event services at a spectacular event held at Flemington Racecourse. Hundreds of guests experienced the impact of a well co-ordinated event that utilised three different function areas at Flemington, with concepts… Read more »

Wired for Wi-Fi


The 2013 Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition at Avalon Airport was an outstanding success and delivered some impressive outcomes. Some 600 participating exhibitor companies from 21 countries exhibited at the event with a total attendance figure of almost 170 thousand.  Considerable effort was made by the organisers to upgrade many of the… Read more »

Kicking Goals!


North Melbourne Football Club contracted Microhire for a second year running to provide technical and creative production for the 2013 North Melbourne Grand Final Breakfast at Etihad Stadium. A signature event on Grand Final day, the event is a live broadcast on Foxtel’s Fox Footy Channel and is presented live to an audience of 3,500 on… Read more »

Melbourne and Olympic Parks


As part of continuing support of our in-house venue partnerships, Microhire has developed a great conference package for events being held at Melbourne and Olympic Parks. The Microhire Lexicon Stage Set will be available for use at this special price for M&OP clients making bookings. Click on the link below to get more information on… Read more »

Thinking in the cube!

Flinders Street Exterior

The Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) at Melbourne’s Federation Square might be best known for its interactive moving image gallery, “Screen Worlds”, its treasure trove of film screenings and related exhibitions, such as “Hollywood Costume”. However it is also a versatile venue for functions and events, with spaces suitable for board meetings or… Read more »

Grease is the word


The amazing team at Perfect Events contracted Microhire to provide all technical and creative production for the Olivia Newton John Gala Charity Ball “Grease is the Word”, held at the Regent Plaza Ballroom in September. The event was a large scale production with several big name artists performing on the night including James Reyne, Rob… Read more »

A night to be remember


The opening night always sets the scene for the rest of the conference and for this event our brief was to create a memorable and unforgettable experience for the delegates. Working closely with our client, HI Events, Microhire developed the theme ‘An Evening on Lake Como’. Microhire’s Creative Director Michael Davey set out to compliment… Read more »

Microhire Announces Major Purchase of Conferencing Software mhESP


Microhire is excited to announce the purchase of specialised Speaker Management  Software mhESP  (Electronic Speaker Preparation) based on eSpeaker developed by Arinex Technologies.  The company is the only AV rental and staging company to offer the technology. The mhESP has numerous features around the collection and distribution of speaker presentation content from the actual presenters… Read more »


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On one of the most auspicious calendar dates in modern history, Wednesday evening saw Melbourne Park Function Centre hosting ‘12.12.12’ . The VIP event, managed by the precinct’s Corporate Events & Hospitality team, showcased the venue’s dynamic capabilities. The evening itself was rather unique, providing the opportunity for guests to experience the Function Centre as… Read more »

New partnership begins


Microhire is delighted to announce that it has been appointed as the new supply partner for the provision of services of AV/Lighting and Creative across all Peter Rowland Victorian based properties. Microhire was selected as a supplier of choice that can provide superior customer service, creativity, a strong desire and willingness to grow with the Peter Rowland… Read more »