Author Archives: kristahauritz

Event Bootcamps + Grant Workshops

A series of event bootcamps are being held throughout Queensland during April and May, including Cairns, Mackay, Toowoomba, Brisbane, Gold Coast.  Organised by Tourism & Events Queensland and the Regional Tourism Organisations, they’re a great opportunity to learn more from Read more

Festivals Australia Info Session

Festivals Australia will present as part of National Regional Programs session with the Australia Council during December.  For more info visit  

Grants – Insider Trade Secrets

Here’s the latest presentation if you need some help with grant applications. [slideshare id=28179139&doc=grantwriting-131112191940-phpapp02]  

Outback Tourism Symposium – Grant Workshop

If you need help with tourism and event grants, join in Mount Isa for the Outback Queensland Tourism Awards and Symposium in November.–AGENDA-2.pdf

Regional Events Conference. Don’t miss early bird discount.

Don’t miss the early-bird discount for the Tourism & Events Qld Regional Events Conference, held in Townsville Friday 1 – Sunday 3 Nov. closes Friday 4 October. For more information click here.

Tourism and Events Qld Funding

Round 24 of Tourism and Events Queensland’s Regional Development Program is closing  Friday 15 February 2013. Events held between 1 October 2013 and 31 March 2015 are eligible to apply.  For more info:- The Australia Council 2013 Funding Guide Read more

Another Tourism Project is Born

The Mt Barney Eco Basecamp application has been submitted to the Australian Government to seek funding.  Here’s the proud ‘father’, Innes Larkin, with his application. Good luck to all the applicants in the inaugural round of the TIRF funds.

Congratulations to the Xstrata Mount Isa Rotary Rodeo!

Congratulations to the Xstrata Mount Isa Rotary Rodeo for your win at the Queensland Tourism Awards on Saturday night!

Tourism Funding for Regional Australia

The federal government has just announced a new program -Tourism Industry Regional Development Fund (TIRF). 

QR Codes

If you’d like a QR code created for your business, just drop me an e-mail and I’ll get one organised for you.  They’re really handy for marketing and out-of-hours business, for example on the door of a Visitor Information Centre.