Event Marketing Sponsorship

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Events with the potential to attract interstate and/or international visitors to the NT may be eligible for support from Tourism NT under the Event Marketing Sponsorship Program. 

Financial support may be available and there may also be the benefit of in-kind support such as website listings, inclusion in promotional and PR activities and assistance with images or advertising. Successful events can also leverage FestivalsNT campaign branding, by using the associated logo.

Applications for 2017 have now closed. It is anticipated that applications for 2018 will open in July 2017 and close at the end of August.

2017 Event marketing sponsorship program recipients

Tourism NT provided event marketing sponsorship to the following events, scheduled for 2017.

  • 2016 Rotary Henley on Todd Regatta
  • Alice Springs Running Festival
  • Alice Springs Beanie Festival
  • Barunga Festival
  • Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair
  • Desert Harmony Festival
  • Australian Masters Athletics Championship
  • Easter in the Alice Mountain Bike Muster
  • Hottest Sevens in the World
  • Alice Spring Time & Alice Autumn Time
  • Top End Rumble
  • Yirrkala Yarrapay Music & Dance Festival
  • Run Larapinta
  • The Redback
  • Uluru Camel Cup
  • Wide Open Space Festival

For more information, contact us here: sponsorship.tourismnt@nt.gov.au.

Event Marketing Sponsorship Program – use of logos

The funding provided by Tourism NT under the Event Marketing Sponsorship Program must be acknowledged in all media releases and promotional material associated with the event using the phrase “Sponsored by Tourism NT” and/or use of logos.

Marketing collateral that promotes the event to potential interstate visitors must use the “Do the NT” consumer logo, and the “FestivalsNT” logo. All collateral distributed primarily in the NT, such as programs, media releases, invitations, etc., must use the “Do the NT” consumer logo, the “FestivalsNT” logo and the NT Government sponsorship logo.

Logos are not to be altered in any way. All collateral must be approved in writing by Tourism NT prior to publication or distribution.

Download the style guide showing how the logos are to be used. Copies of logos can be obtained by contacting Tourism NT at marketing.tourismnt@nt.gov.au.

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Grants and funding

Grants and funding opportunities available to eligible NT tourism operators

Applications & Enquiries

Sponsorship Assessment Panel
E: sponsorship.tourismnt@nt.gov.au
P: 61 8 8999 3905

GPO Box 1155
Darwin NT 0801