The South Australian Tourism Commission's Fund aims to strengthen the regional events calendar by encouraging the development of new and innovative regional events, grow existing events, and drive increased visitation and economic stimulus to the regional economy.
There are two categories in the Regional Event Fund.
Established Event Funding
Up to three years’ funding will be provided to events that can demonstrate a strong track record of growth and a strategy for event innovation. Successful applications to the Established Event category will receive from $20,000 up to $50,000 per year in financial support.
Development Event Funding
Up to three years’ funding will be provided to new and emerging events that can demonstrate potential for growth and development to become an annual addition to the event calendar. Successful applications to the Development Event funding will provide $5,000 up to $20,000 per year in financial support.
For eligibility and assessment criteria, refer to the Regional Event Fund Guidelines.
The 2023/2024 Regional Event Fund will support events held between 1 September 2023 and 31 August 2024.
How to apply?
The Regional Event Fund online portal is now open for applications.
Applications close at 5pm Friday 28 April 2023.
For further enquiries email [email protected]