We want to support our event organisers to host major events in our region.
Our major events marketing grant provides financial support of up to $5,000 to be used for marketing activities to attract visitors to our region.
There are two opportunities each year to apply for a major events marketing grant. Dates for the current application rounds are:
Read the Program Guidelines(PDF, 2MB) before applying.
Funds received under this grant are to be allocated towards event marketing activities which attract visitors to our region and your event. This could include activities such as:
You can view a sample application form(PDF, 65KB) in advance for an idea of the information required. You can save your application as you go, and come back to it if needed.
All applicants will be required to submit an event budget and a marketing plan to be considered for grant funding. You can use your own, or follow our templates for Event Budget(XLS, 42KB) and Marketing Plan(PDF, 682KB).
Apply through the SmartyGrants portal. The application form is only available during the dates specified above.
If you have any questions about the Major Events Marketing Grant, contacts email@example.com or call 6581 8588.
If you’re planning a smaller, community-based event, you may be eligible to apply for support under our Community Grants Program.
You might also like to use the Grant Finder, to source other opportunities to support your event.