Australia Day

26 January 2015

97 days to go

Planning Your Event

There is a great satisfaction at the end of an event for those who have made it happen: and even greater satisfaction if the planning, preparation and follow-up work is sound. But it can be a big job, and hard to know where to start.  So, here are some tips to help ensure the success of your Australia Day celebrations.

Planning for events

This section includes information on:

  • Volunteers - volunteers are invaluable to the success of events - how do you inspire great volunteers 
  • Working with the media - how to develop a good working relationship with your local media
  • Sponsorship - some information and guides to attracting sponsors to enhance your event
  • Risk Management - ensuring you have planned for risks
  • Promoting your event - information and resources for generating interest and excitement
  • Evaluation and reporting - how reflection and learning can make future events even better.