Event Industry Support and Development Program

Western Plains Regional Council is committed to support the development and sustainability of the local event industry; to guide the development of an inclusive, vibrant, sustainable events program; and to position Dubbo as a premier events destination.

From community events to commercially significant State, National and International events, Western Plains Regional Council can offer various levels of support to a range of events:

Event attraction and retention

  • Event bids 
  • Pre-event promotion

Event support and assistance

  • Advice, information and assistance
  • City Events Calendar Listing

For more details on how Council can support and assist your event, download the Event Industry Support and Development Program (207KB) or contact Lana Willetts on (02) 6801 4451 or lana.willetts@dubbo.nsw.gov.au


Event Development Fund

Two levels of financial assistance/in-kind support are available:

  • Up to $1,000
  • $1,001 or more
For details and eligibility criteria for both levels of funding, download the Event Development Fund Guidelines (117KB)

Note: only events held in Dubbo City are eligible for support under the Program.
Business opportunities
The backbone of our nation