Event Ready Grant Program TAS

The Event Ready Grant Program provides funding for event organisers to help them develop and implement COVID-19 safe practices.

Close date: 15 Nov 2020.

What do you get?

Funding of up to $5000.

Who is this for?

Tasmanian event organisers.


This program provides funding for regional and seasonal events to support the development and implementation of COVID-19 safe practices and to effectively communicate their response to existing and new target markets and/or audiences.

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • be the organiser or developer of an event scheduled to occur from the opening date of this program (September 2020) through to the end of 2021
  • have completed or are commencing the development of a COVID-19 Safety Plan that requires resourcing for implementation
  • develop new or adapt existing marketing communications around your COVID-19 safety response
  • deliver an event that attracts visitors from outside of the region in which the event is held
  • be a financially viable event with a sustainable management model
  • deliver an event that contributes to the cultural and social fabric of your region

Preference will be given to applications that are operationally adaptive and flexible to the impacts of COVID-19 and are working towards attracting new audiences.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Event Ready Grant Program.