NSW Government announces 2018 Incubator Event Fund for rural/regional tourism events

    NSW Minister for Tourism and Major Events Adam Marshall announced (05-Sep-2017) organisers of new or second year events in rural and regional NSW, from Jan-2018 to Jun-2018, can apply for funding under round one of the 2018 Incubator Event Fund. The Fund offers annual grants of up to AUD20,000 (USD16,000) for new and existing smaller-scale events, to assist in areas such as marketing, public relations, venue hire and attendee research. The incubator fund is part of the NSW Government’s AUD43 million (USD34.4 million) investment in rural and regional tourism and aims to support new or second year community events. [more – original PR]