Business Events Boost Program
Tourism Australia’s Business Events Boost Program is a domestic partnership program for Australia’s business events industry.
The program provides funding and expertise to industry-led marketing and distribution projects which help restart business events in Australia, to support industry recovery from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
For full details of the program download the Business Events Boost Program Prospectus.
Projects must demonstrate the potential to influence domestic decision makers of existing business events or assist in the conversion of new domestic business events. Applications must relate to corporate meetings or incentives, conferences, exhibitions or association meetings. Applicants must have at least 12 months demonstrated business events experience.
A complete list of mandatory criteria and eligibility requirements can be found in the Business Events Boost Program Prospectus.
The minimum request per project is $10,000 and applicants should indicate how they will match Tourism Australia’s investment – either by an equal financial contribution or in-kind or through indirect revenue.
The Business Events Boost Program will support activity including:
Applications for the Business Events Boost Program are open 1 July to 30 September 2020. All supported activity must be executed in the 2021 financial year.