Funding help for regional events

Regional event holders have been urged to apply for funding offered through the 2019-20 Regional Events Scheme, which supports smaller developing regional events.

A funding pool of up to $1 million is available as part of the round.

The scheme is supported by the state government through Tourism Western Australia and Royalties for Regions, and is open for events held between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020.

Event holders can apply for funding of between $5000 and $40,000.

Applications close at 5pm on Tuesday December 11, 2018. For more information or to apply, visit www.tourism.wa.gov.au/res