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Extra Ordinary Event Planners

Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Event planning can be an amazingly complex task, whether it’s for a corporate event, a children’s birthday party, an entertainment extravaganza, adult parties or a wedding. One of the toughest choices can be securing entertainment that will keep your guests from boredom. Drum Beats extraordinary Event Planners can coordinate with you or your planner to ensure the event goes off without a hitch. As a premier event entertainment company we provide superior service and entertainment that will keep your guests drumming to the beat long after we have finished.

Corporate Events

Drum Beats has an amazing impact for corporations looking to make an impression on their employees with the highly energizing and effective experiential team building activities of our drumming events with a coordinating event planner. If you are looking to raise the bar for your corporate event, invite us to make a statement on your behalf, by creating an exciting environment with active participation that they will remember. Our personalized and custom event planner services can be used in any of the following company events:

o Team Building Activities (on or off-site)
o Annual Conferences
o Roadshows or Product Launches
o Informal Staff Get Together
o Christmas Party with a Wow
o Conference Atmosphere Booster
o Awards Night: one to remember
o Retreats
o Change Management

We custom tailor our program to each event to make sure it is the most effective, whether its for fun and morale building or more for team building and personal development.

Children & Schools

Our kids will inherit the earth; why not give them a little fun before they take on the world. Our kid and school programs make for a great entertaining and interactive activity that will have parents, teachers, kids and students involved. Music lessons, drumming club start ups, staff motivation, assembly cheer, councils and festivals, primary or secondary; our cultural and educational experience in providing top quality children’s programming is unparalleled. All these services include the use of our professional event planner.

When was the last time you threw a party for your children that had the neighbours, friends and family stunned into silence, or in our case active participation? Whether it’s for a birthday, sweet sixteen, off to college or university, Bah Mitzvah or any other cultural event, Drum Beats can make the difference between dull and Drum-tastic!



The most exciting, exhilarating and amazing day of your life should also be filled with events that bring excitement and surprises to you and your guests. Our Event Planners interactive entertainment can be used to unite families in a joyous celebration through rhythm, music and dance. Set the mood of the reception as guests arrive or get interactive by providing a great show that gets people involved. Break the ice before dinner, provide visual tantalization while their palates are excited during dessert or kick off the dancing party by getting everyone involved in Drum Beats original show. As event planners we coordinate directly with you or your designated wedding planner to save you time and money. The excitement of our professional performers will leave everyone at your wedding with that WOW factor you have been looking for. 

Drum Beats Event Planners, in Sydney, New South Wales are available for programming across Australia, with 21 musicians to make your Event a success! Our wide range of programs, special themes, and custom tailored events for corporate, educational or personal events are unsurpassed in quality, fun and expertise. 

Experiential Team Building Activities

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

“A group becomes a team when each member is sure enough of themselves and their contribution to praise the skills of others.” – Norman Shidle

Any organization relies on the work of individuals, cooperation as a team, and a cohesive interdependence to achieve success. In order to become a cohesive and successful team takes time, training and events that test and push the group to achieve more than they thought possible. Through Drum Beat’s Experiential Team Building Activities your organization and employees will develop stronger self confidence, self esteem and a personal sense of value all while having a great and entertaining time.

What is Experiential?

As it suggests experiential learning generally means a ‘hands-on’ experience that transfers a physical set of skills from one person to another to achieve internal personal development. Rather than conventional learning that provides a pre-determined goal of knowledge transfer usually for an external purpose, like learning new corporate policies. Experiential team building activities are developed to hone a person’s self-worth and build individual and team confidence. Both types of learning are just as necessary as the other in order to build a solid team. Conventional learning focuses on the actual knowledge required while physical team building activities explore personal self-development in order to participate effectively in a team.

Why Experiential is Essential

Most organizations or businesses see conventional knowledge as the best way or the most expedient way to impart knowledge. This is true for the specific objectives of any business. If you are revealing a new product line you want to make sure the sales staff understands what it is, its features and price points. Yet if you want a team that not only understands the purpose but goes beyond all expectations, their own personal development as an individual and a team need to be fostered, grown and expanded through team building activities.

Team Building Activity Sydney

By developing your employee’s personal capabilities beyond product or company knowledge their own self-esteem, confidence, personal strengths and personal sense of purpose and fulfillment will in-turn improve their attitudes, morale, and emotional well-being. This is critical as it directly affects a person’s productivity. Giving employees all the tools to succeed include both conventional knowledge and personal development through experiential learning and team building activities.

Experience Builds a Team

Successful teams are built through developing trust, relationships and knowledge of each person’s capabilities, both strengths and weaknesses. These activities are the building blocks of allowing a fun and positive experience to build trust among peers and colleagues and make effective working relationships. The results of effective team building are productivity, accountability and leadership skills.

As experiential learning is often a team effort it imparts a sense of togetherness and through its very hands-on nature a physical level of excitement not elicited through a conventional method. Drum Beats provides an exciting, hands-on and team work driven experience that ensures that your corporate team building activities are a positive, individual and team building exercise that they will not soon forget. Drum Beats, located in Sydney, New South Wales, provides shows and corporate events throughout Australia. We look forward to making your next Corporate Seminar or Conference an excitement filled event.

Drum Up a Little Corporate Entertainment Excitement

Friday, May 16, 2014

Providing corporate entertainment , building morale and excitement can be a difficult task, especially in large corporations that can be impersonal. If you want amazing productivity and loyal employees it may be time to rethink how you provide certain benefits for them. It’s time to spend a little extra effort in corporate entertainment, away from work, in order to increase their loyalty, productivity and turn them into a brand ambassador. By building corporate entertainment excitement, employees are rewarded for their hard work and the corporate rewards are immediate.

Party Entertainers

Building Morale

Gallup through corporate surveys estimated that businesses lose billions of dollars from their bottom line through absenteeism and lost productivity as a direct result of low morale. Even marginal morale differences between a highly motivated workforce and employees that are not dissatisfied can cause lost profits. Building morale can be a simple daily, weekly, monthly and annual task through simple and effective corporate entertainment events. Build these ideas into your routines to start building employee satisfaction, loyalty and motivation:

  • Recognize life milestones of employees such as Birthdays and weddings with a card or cake.
  • Keep them informed, sharing financial data that lets them recognize how bad choices could affect their position in the future.
  • Use open management by listening to employee’s ideas and recognizing them when you can implement one.
  • Make work life as comfortable as possible, with comfy chairs, mood lighting and the right tools for the job.
  • Encourage individual or group breaks for coffee, a brisk walk or other small activities. 15 minutes will gain your more in productivity.
  • Thank your employees with a smile, handshake and card publicly for the great work they have been doing. It will go further than impersonal cash incentives.
  • Search online for other ideas and implement them, changing tactics quarterly to keep the positive reinforcement fresh.

Exciting Corporate Entertainment

One of the best way to keep the morale of your company going in the right direction is rewarding departments, groups of employees or if a company-wide goal was met the entire company with a special event either during or after work hours. There are many ways you can incorporate Drum Beats Corporate Entertainment excitement into a departmental meeting, a corporate lunch, a Quarterly Social Event, or into your annual conference.

Drum Beats provides an uplifting experience that raises morale by instilling teamwork, self confidence, personal development and the good feeling that comes from great music and fun. Drum Beats can meet you at your business or at an outside venue for any type of uplifting get-together. Here are some ideas for boosting morale and confidence in your employees:

  • Informal team building meal with a Drum Beats meal rhythm partner.
  • Make this year’s Christmas party one to remember with Drum Beats themed parties.
  • Give your Annual Conference the heart-pounding, jaw-dropping experience no one is expecting.
  • Celebrate your employee’s achievements at an Awards night with a special Drumming celebration.
  • A small getaway retreat to build trust, morale and relationship with a special drumming circle that builds a cohesive bonding experience.
  • Establish stability after major changes with a change management morale booster.

Drum Beats provide corporate entertainment in Sydney, NSW, or can meet your group anywhere in Australia to drum up the perfect blend of exciting entertainment and morale boosting team building experiences that will have your employees motivated and discussing the event for months to come. Great corporate entertainment excitement can be invigorating, uplifting and boon to your productivity and morale. In fact, motivated and satisfied employees can often be your best brand ambassadors outside of work hours. We offer packages from small restaurant meetings to multiple thousand attendee conferences.