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The Events Industry Association of Western Australia is a not for profit association. Our purpose is to represent the events industry as a whole and to act as a voice for our members. The EIA fosters high professional standards in the delivery and management of events. The EIA encourages sharing of information and provides a valuable networking platform for our members.
- Local Clubs:Special Interest
The Events Industry Association of Western Australia (EIA) formed in 1995, is a not for profit association representing the state events industry and is dedicated to fostering high professional standards in the delivery and management of events.
The EIA acts as a member lobby group to government and delivers professional development programmes along with networking forums to enable the dissemination of information and the opportunity for members to raise, discuss and debate current industry issues.
The EIA membership is represented by those actively engaged in the delivery of events and includes (but not limited to) venues, event managers, local government, along with product and service suppliers to the event industry.
EIA Members enjoy the following benefits:
A united voice for industry related issues to Federal and State Governments and regulatory authorities
Member rate for professional development workshops and seminars
Exclusive Member only events
Invitations to industry functions
Promotion of member businesses
Access to member contacts to develop and improve business
Discounted tickets and special offers
Regular newsletter keeping members up to date with industry news and current EIA activities
Throughout the year, the EIA provides its members, affiliates and students with opportunities to connect with peers and network with other professionals working in the Western Australian events industry.
The Embroiderers' Guild of WA is a learning community for anyone with a love of embroidery, stitch & textiles. We provide avenues for those 8 or over to develop their embroidery and lace making skills
- Local Clubs:Social Club,Special Interest
- Arts:Visual Arts
The Embroiderers' Guild maintains a collection of embroidery and lace, contemporary and traditional, from Australia and overseas, for enjoyment, inspirations, study, research and teaching. We welcome both beginners and experienced embroiderers.
Most of our approximately 500 members learn and practice their embroidery skills in the social and sharing environment of our many groups that meet throughout the Perth metropolitan area and regional WA.
The Guild also has an extensive and varied workshop programme, a large lending library, and a Historic Textile Collection which is open to members and the public by appointment.
The Guild also provides children's activities during school holidays.
The Collection houses over 1600 textile items of cultural and historic significance and is highly regarded as a specialised textile museum. It is part of the cultural heritage of Western Australia and reflects the beautiful needleart stitched by women and men of past generations and those of today. It is being cared for by the Guild's Textile Collection Group so that all the community can benefit. Everyone is welcome to view and enjoy it but you do need to make an appointment.