Regional Events Scheme WA

The Regional Events Scheme provides funding for individuals or organisations to develop and run small events as tourist attractions in regional WA.

Open date: 01 Oct 2020 12:00 AM AEST.
Close date: 01 Dec 2020 12:00 AM AEDT.

What do you get?

Between $5,000 and $40,000.

Who is this for?

Individuals or organisations running small events in regional WA.


This scheme provides annual funding for smaller regional events in WA that:

  • attract media coverage and additional tourism income to regional communities
  • bring additional tourism income to regional communities by increasing visitor numbers and expenditure in the host community
  • extend the length of the traditional tourist seasons and better utilise tourism facilities and services during off-peak or shoulder periods
  • support job creation in regional WA and benefit social amenity and wellbeing of regional WA
  • involve and inspire the local community and improve the vibrancy and vitality of the state

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • be an individual or organisation hosting a small public event in regional WA.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Regional Events Scheme.