Meraki Events & PR

Meraki [may-rah-kee] - Greek, meaning to do something with soul, creativity, love.  To put something of yourself into your work!

At Meraki Events and Public Relations we do what we love and we love what we do!

We are a full service boutique events and public relations agency with a small team of highly experienced and passionate industry professionals.  Our experience comes from working across a multitude of industries, brands and organisations in Australia and overseas.

From concept to completion, Meraki Events and Public Relations partner with our clients to create events and campaigns, tailored to your needs, that are relevant, cost effective and results driven.

We pride ourselves on the relationships we build with our clients which drives our belief that YOUR success is OUR success.

The Meraki Team

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Em Hardwicke
Ms Australia 2021
Company Director

Event Director | PR Specialist

With over 22 years in the events industry Em is an experienced Event Director and Public Relations Specialist. 

Em brings a wealth of experience to the Meraki Team including event design and management, public relations, business development, sponsorship and corporate partnerships, fundraising and community engagement.


Em's experience has been gained in Australia and the UK and working for organisations such as The Sydney Royal Easter Show, Vodafone UK, Vodafone McLaren Mercedes (F1 Racing Team), Startlight Childrens Foundation, Tour de Cure, Sir David Martin Foundation, Stepping Stone House and JDRF Australia.

Em was crowned Ms Australia 2021 at the National Finals of Ms Australia, New Zealand, Oceania World Universal. Em will go on to compete at the International Finals in July 2022.  Since her crowning in March 2021, Em has also gone on to become a Bully Zero HIRO and a cast member of the philanthropic reality tv series Adventure All Stars.  As a part of her pre-filming commitment, Em has committed to raising $10,000  for Bully Zero Australia.


Em's passion and advocacy is anti-bullying and suicide prevention and is a very proud member of the Bully Zero HIRO team.


Tony Hardwicke

Logistics Manager

Tony has been a member of the Meraki Events and PR team even before Meraki was officially founded.

Always on hand to manage the on the ground logistics, manage contractors, suppliers, event builds etc. Tony is a valueable member of the team.