2018 rate card | |

After much consideration and reviewing of our time and business practices over the last year, we have made the collective decision to release our rate card. Our team puts in long hours, not just on client projects, but also pitching and writing proposals. While we will still continue to develop and present custom project pitches… Read more »

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Dear clients, business partners, friends and family, We want to take this opportunity to wish you all a very Merry Christmas. We hope you have an exceptional break and enjoy time with your loved ones. We will be closed from December 18th 2017 and reopen January 8th 2018. We are available 24/7 however if you… Read more »

thank you for helping us | |

From all of us at Hugo Halliday, we want to thank everyone who contributed to our Christmas Care Packages for deployed Aussie troops in memory of our Director’s late husband, AB Peter Craig. There are over 2,000 ADF personnel deployed and away from their families this Christmas, we hope those who receive our packages feel… Read more »

defence hampers | |

UPDATE: For anyone who wants to/is donating to the Christmas Care Packages for deployed Aussie troops, we are holding a “thank you” morning tea on December 4th. This will also give you the opportunity to drop off your donations in-person. Individuals and businesses welcome. I don’t usually write blogs from a personal perspective, but I… Read more »


Prepare yourself: the November/December Christmas Card onslaught is upon us. Your post box is about to get slammed with Corporate Christmas Cards from people you don’t even remember meeting before. Sending and receiving Christmas Cards falls into the ‘referral marketing’ ‘stakeholder engagement’ fields, where – in principal – the idea is great, but in practice…it’s… Read more »

unique ways to play secret santa | |

If you’re organising your office Christmas party and are looking for unique ways to play Secret Santa (or Kris Kringle!), we’ve put our event manager heads together and compiled some ideas below for you. Some of these ideas will work if you’re playing as a family or group of friends too. Let us know what you… Read more »

Unique Corporate Christmas Party Ideas | |

As event planners, events are something we’ve come to live and breathe here at Hugo Halliday. When clients come to us, sometimes they have a full idea nutted out in their head and other times they ask us for the whole concept. With the silly season approaching, we’ve compiled a list of 5 unique corporate… Read more »

christmas party event planner | |

It’s that time of year again where staff across the country are being nominated by their dear colleagues as the official office Christmas party event planner.  Those who have never done it before rejoice that they’ve been noticed and eagerly dive into picking out balloons, ordering Santa hats and testing out caterers. Those who have… Read more »


Another office Christmas party, another name-drawn-out-of-the-hat who you need to find a cheap gift for. How many times have you searched for office Secret Santa ideas that don’t suck, only to end up buying and receiving the same old chocolate or soap or diary every year? Have no fear, we’ve compiled a list broken into… Read more »