The South Australian Government recognises the huge impact that COVID-19 has had on the events sector in South Australia.
The Regional Event Fund is designed to strengthen the state’s regional events calendar and drive economic stimulus across the regions beyond the traditionally peak summer tourism period.
Through the South Australian Tourism Commission, the State Government is committing an additional $1 million to South Australia’s regional events in 2021/22 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.
Applicants can seek funding grants from $5,000 to more than $50,000 (excluding GST). There are four categories in the Regional Event Fund, outlined below.
The 2021-22 Regional Event Fund four categories:
Applications for Significant Event Funding will be accepted year-round. Applications for all other categories of 2021/22 Regional Event Funding for round 1 will close at 5pm on Monday 12 April 2021.
For more information or to apply visit: https://tourism.sa.gov.au/support/regional-event-fund