May 24 - 25, 2019
Brisbane Convention
& Exhibition Centre


About the Show

The Careers Expos in Brisbane is the leading careers, training, education and employment event.  This event offers the opportunity for you to meet thousands of students, job seekers and mature age career changers, who are actively looking for information and advice on their future pathways.


The event runs over two days with Friday generally known as the student day and Saturday attracting an adult, mature age visitor.


Our mission is to connect organisations with 1000’s of people who are looking for guidance, clarity and opportunities in relation to their future career options.


What’s new for 2019

    Extensive marketing campaign and media partnerships delivering mature age career changers as well as
     a broad cross section of
students, graduates and job seekers.

    Interactive hands-on areas for trades

    100’s of real jobs covering many industry sectors

    Career workshops and resume advice services

    Informative seminars and dynamic stage content to inspire and educate

    Give-aways and visitor competitions


New Organisers

South Australian based, Kym Jones Exhibitions & Events have purchased the Careers Expos in Adelaide and Brisbane from Diversified Australia.


Kym Jones has been a leader in the exhibition industry for over 25 years presenting a range of popular home and lifestyle events along with industry trade shows and has previously staged careers events in

Adelaide - The Festival of Opportunities and JobsFest.


Kym Jones Exhibitions & Events will be developing the events to maximise exhibitors numbers, information and guidance in areas including tertiary education and training, career development and diversification, and job opportunities.


Why Exhibit

The show is the perfect platform for organisations seeking to attract and recruit quality staff, to promote their employer brand and to educate and influence the state’s future and current workforce.


    For trainees and apprentices

    For a graduate intake

    To fill courses and degrees

    To attract employees in areas that have a current skills shortage

Branding and Education

    Position your organisation as an employer of choice

    Communicate your employee value proposition

    Educate visitors on course options and pathways

    Promote your industry and its future growth prospects

    Educate visitors on career options


Who Should Exhibit

The event will showcase a vast range of organisations comprising education and training organisations, government and industry bodies and locally based and national employers.

Education and Training

    University  Group Training Organisations  TAFE  Private Colleges

    Registered Training Organisations  Training Councils


    Federal   State  Local

Business Opportunities and Franchising

    Meet mature age career changers, many of whom are also considering a small business.

Industry Bodies and Employers

    Healthcare & Social assistance  Defence  Education & Training  Health & Fitness
Hospitality & Tourism  Arts & Entertainment  Retail  Transport & Logistics  Building & Construction
Mining & Energy  Manufacturing  Metals & Engineering  Professional & Scientific Services
Financial Services  Information, Media & Telecommunications  Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries


Who will visit

1000’s of prospective students and their parents, early-phase career seekers, mature age career changers and graduates seeking the latest information on tertiary studies, further training, career development and

people looking for employment and business opportunities.


Extensive Marketing

New Organisers – New Marketing Campaign

Kym Jones Exhibitions & Events years of experience in staging events has supplied them with very close relationships with media, and due to their high annual spend, they have huge media buying power.

This experience and expertise will now be put into action to increase the awareness of the Careers Expos.


The 2019 Marketing Campaign will include…

    Newspaper - A feature inside the Careers Section, press ads and digital promotion

    TV - local and regional  Radio - local and regional stations

    Digital Advertising - local and regional  Direct Mail - key industry groups
Magazines - key student publications

    Email Promotion - Kym Jones Exhibitions database (over 20,000)  Media Releases


Find Out more

Contact: Chris Brooks

P:08 8297 1688




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