Thank you for your interest in SouthFest 2019! If you would like to join the party in the Tuggeranong Town Centre on Saturday 16 November 2019 – please express your interest here.
You will find more information about the different opportunities and areas across our site on our Join In page.
If you have an idea that doesn’t seem to fit or you need more space to bring something fun – we want to hear about it!
If you have any problems providing the information or have more questions please get in touch.
* All fields marked with asterisk are required.
SouthFest is seeking performers from all genres to join in the festival. Stages, pop up performance spaces, busking sites and roving performance will activate the festival. SouthFest organisers will have a discussion with all interested performers about the right venue and time for your performance.
SouthFest does not currently have the capacity to contract paid performances. Artists are able to busk, directly sell items and promote services on the day.
Businesses, services and government agencies are invited to utilise a 3mx3m space at SouthFest 2019.
Note: Stall holders will need to provide shade, weights for the shade cover to secure to asphalt and any furniture required in their stalls. The site is for the defined area only.
All stall holders will be listed on the website.
You may also choose to supplement with the following add on services:
Upsize to 6mx3m or equivalent space - $50
Power to site - $125
Promoted fitness/health demo or come and try - $250
*all participants in SouthFest must hold relevant licences and insurance to conduct their business and public liability insurance for their site.
Community organisations and not-for-profits are invited to utilise a 3mx3m space at SouthFest 2019 at no cost.
Additional 3mx3m or equivalent space - $50
Perform in one of our performance areas - FREE
Run a 30min promoted fitness/sport come and try or demo - $100
*All participants in SouthFest must hold relevant licences and insurances to conduct their business and public liability insurance for their site. Please contact us if fees or insurances are a barrier to your participation.
The Vikings Group are a Community Partner of SouthFest.
As part of this all Vikings Affiliate Clubs are invited to become involved in SouthFest. There are a number of options:
The basic registration will include participation in the Vikings Sports Hub shared marquee only. Please ensure you 'add on' a standalone site, additional space or a demonstration when you are registering.
Note: Standalone Stallholders will need to provide shade, weights for the shade cover to secure to asphalt and any furniture/activities required in their stalls. The site is for the defined area only.
All stall holders and the program of demonstrations will be listed on the website.
There are fees attached to the following add on services:
Upsize to a 6mx3m or equivalent space - $50
SouthFest Partners, Community Partners and Supporters are invited to activate a site at SouthFest.
The requirements and specifications for sites of SouthFest Partners, Community Partners and Supporters will be discussed with the SouthFest Organising Team.
Join SouthFest as a food or drink vendor.
Many of our food vendors in 2019 will be situated on 'Eat Street' which provides shade, tables, seating and bars for event patrons. Some food vendors will be placed in other activation areas - this will be discussed with relevant vendors.
The final selection of food vendors is at the discretion of the SouthFest Committee. Consideration will be had for a variety of food on site and a focus on Tuggeranong based vendors.
All food vendors must have required licences and insurances to sell food in a public place including Public Liability Insurance. and have their electrical items tagged and tested. Vendors will be required to show evidence to event management prior to bump in.
Note: Private generators will not be permitted for food vendors on the event site (unless an exception is made). Please add on power to your registration if you need it.
You may choose to supplement with the add on services:
As a special offer to Needhams Business and Financial Services Clients a limited number of businesses are eligible for free sites within SouthFest (add on services attract an additional fee).
Businesses and services are invited to utilise a 3mx3m space at SouthFest 2019 in one of our activation zones.
Schools are encourage to showcase their school and students at SouthFest.
For those schools who do not want to have a full 3mx3m stall on the day, we offer schools the chance to create a flat display 1.5mx2m display on the shopfront windows in our community connect hub.
We also encourage schools to perform in 30min time slots on our School Showcase Stage. This can be in groups of any size.
*Please select the Performance add on below and we will contact you to discuss timing.
We have many volunteering opportunities at SouthFest. We will be in touch with all volunteers who express an interest to discuss options as we finalise preparations.
If you would like to make a donation in addition to your site fees to support SouthFest in delivering this free event for the whole community, please enter an amount here and it will be added to your payment once your application is approved
Once you submit:
SouthFest is only made possible through the collaboration of all our partners and other stakeholders. We are always looking for organisations who would like to make a bigger splash at SouthFest – if you are interested in partnership opportunities, let us know!
SouthFest 2019 is brought to you by a Sub-Committee of the Tuggeranong Community Council (ABN 86 896 976 430).
All photography on the SouthFest website is courtesy of Martin Ollman.