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Tuesday 14 & Wednesday 15 May 2019

Hospitality Expo is WA’s largest industry-only tradeshow proudly showcasing
a comprehensive collection of the latest products and services on offer to the industry.



Exhibitors travel from all over the country for the opportunity to align their brand with the state’s most popular hospitality trade event and to present to thousands of potential clients over two exciting days.


With an anticipated 100 industry suppliers and valuable networking opportunities, Hospitality Expo is a must attend event.


Pre-register for free* to attend Hospitality Expo 2019!

*Free registration until 3rd May 2019 or Register on the day and pay $50.00



 The AHA Hospitality Expo offers visitors with access to WA’s leading hospitality products and services. This two-day event showcases cutting edge technologies, the latest in beverages, fresh produce and high-quality venue equipment. The Expo will feature numerous interactive displays and demonstrations of products from over 100 industry suppliers.


View the exhibitors for 2019.

Master Classes


Experience interactive and educational sessions delivered by industry experts. These master class sessions are free and open to all trade show attendees.

More information and registration will open soon.

Steak Sandwich Competition Cook-Off

Hospitality Expo is home to the biggest Steak Sandwich Competition in the country. Semi-finalists are determined from a public vote and the ‘cook-off’ takes place during the Expo to determine a Country WA and a Perth finalist.

For more information about the Steak Sandwich Competition, visit www.hospitalitywa.com.au


Who attends?

Owners, operators, decision makers, managers, chefs and front of house staff from:

Accommodation Hotels & Resorts | Cafés | Catering & Food Services | Clubs | Education Centres | Hotels | Liquor Stores | Motels | Restaurants | Small Bars | Taverns | Tourism Venues


How much does it cost?

Entry is free if you pre-register before Friday 3 May 2019. Entry is restricted to trade-only*.

Registration opens in March 2019.


Date and times

Tuesday 14 May 2019 – 11.30am to 6pm
Wednesday 15 May 2019 – 11.30am to 5pm


Crown Perth (Grand Ballroom)
Great Eastern Highway


Crown Perth offers a range of free, paid, undercover and open car parks, including over 3,000 free parking bays available across the resort.

Exclusive Accommodation Rates

Stay the night at one of Crown's hotels and take advantage of exclusive rates for the AHA's Hospitality Conference & Expo.

Any guests that wish to book into Crown for the AHA Expo with the room rate discounts can still do so, they will just need to contact the reservations team: 

Crown Towers Perth





+61 8 9362 8888 (choose option ‘1’ after selecting Hotel)

Toll Free: 

1800 999 667 (within Australia only)

Crown Metropol Perth





+61 8 9362 8888 (choose option ‘2’ after selecting Hotel)

Toll Free: 

1800 999 667 (within Australia only)

Crown Promenade Perth




+61 8 9362 8888 (choose option ‘3’ after selecting Hotel)

Toll Free: 

1800 999 667 (within Australia only)

or Call Crown reservations to secure your booking - 1800 999 667

Please ensure you quote 'Australian Hotels Association (AHA) Expo' to access these exclusive rates.


Conditions of Entry

*Strictly trade only: Entry is restricted to professionals in the WA hotel, liquor and hospitality related industries. Admission will be refused to the general public. Hospitality suppliers who are not registered exhibitors, or AHA(WA) Corporate Members will not be permitted entry to the event.  The AHA(WA) reserves the right to refuse entry or remove anyone who is not a registered exhibitor, AHA WA Corporate Member or professional in the WA hotel, liquor and hospitality related industries.  No admission to persons under 18 years of age. Proof of age and business identification may be required. The AHA (WA) reserves the right to refuse entry to or remove from the premises any person whose conduct is objectionable, disorderly, disruptive, or in violation of any law. In addition, this applies to any unauthorized hawkers. 


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