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Festival Sponsors

Gold

 

Sunshine Coast Council RADF

Sunshine Coast Council RADF

Gold Sponsor - The Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF) is a partnership between the Queensland Government and Sunshine Coast Council to support local arts and culture in regional Queensland. http://www.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au
KC's Fireworks

KC's Fireworks

Gold Sponsor - KC's Fireworks - celebrating their 30th anniversary in 2017. Established in 1989 in Yandina on the Sunshine Coast, KC’s Fireworks Displays are one of the biggest fireworks companies in Australia boasting awards such as: Best Business (Entertainment) Sunshine Coast Tourism Awards and 3rd place in the Asian World Pyrotechnic Championships in Macau in 2000
Arts Queensland

Arts Queensland

This project is supported by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland

http://www.arts.qld.gov.au

Reflected Image PRoductions

Reflected Image PRoductions

As media professionals with more than 40 years combined experience, Reflected Image PRoductions understands the importance of communication. Michelle Smytheman and Ryan Early are award-winners in their fields of public relations, journalism as well as television and video production. Our festival heartily thanks this talented duo for producing our gorgeous crowdfunding and promotional video. (www.reflectedimage.com.au)
Queensland Poetry Festival

Queensland Poetry Festival

Our 2017 SCIRWF features the first-ever official Sunshine Coast Poetry Slam Championships. Our heat (one of eight across Queensland) is presented by Queensland Poetry Festival in partnership with State Library of Queensland. Australian Poetry Slam is an initiative of Word Travels. (www.lostlanguagefound.com)
State Library of Queensland

State Library of Queensland

Word Travels

Word Travels



 

Silver

 

Nomadic Tents

Nomadic Tents

Silver Sponsor - Nomadic Tents hires, installs and sells Bedouin Freeform Stretch Tents and Free-form Marquees. Marquee hire
Federal Member for Fairfax Ted O'Brien

Federal Member for Fairfax Ted O'Brien

Federal Member for Fairfax, Ted O'Brien, is a strong supporter of our festival working with our committee to strengthen our creative networks and to promote our festival across Australia.
Coolum Caprice

Coolum Caprice

Coolum Caprice has sponsored beautiful accommodation for our international and national guests. A great setting for our new visitors to relax and enjoy their stay in this stunning part of the world.Discounted room rates have also been offered to our festival-goers.
The Point Coolum Beach

The Point Coolum Beach

The Point Coolum Beach has sponsored beautiful accommodation for our international and national guests. A great setting for our new visitors to relax and enjoy their stay in this stunning part of the world.Discounted room rates have also been offered to our festival-goers.
Coolum at the Beach

Coolum at the Beach

Coolum at the Beach has sponsored beautiful accommodation for our international and national guests. A great setting for our new visitors to relax and enjoy their stay in this stunning part of the world.Discounted room rates have also been offered to our festival-goers.
Coolum Seaside

Coolum Seaside

Coolum Seaside has sponsored beautiful accommodation for our international and national guests. A great setting for our new visitors to relax and enjoy their stay in this stunning part of the world.Discounted room rates have also been offered to our festival-goers.
Coolum Beach Getaway Resort

Coolum Beach Getaway Resort

Coolum Beach Getaway Resort has sponsored beautiful accommodation for our international and national guests. A great setting for our new visitors to relax and enjoy their stay in this stunning part of the world.Discounted room rates have also been offered to our festival-goers.

Coolum Beach Resort

Coolum Beach Resort has sponsored beautiful accommodation for our international and national guests. A great setting for our new visitors to relax and enjoy their stay in this stunning part of the world.Discounted room rates have also been offered to our festival-goers.
Coolum Beach Budget Accommodation

Coolum Beach Budget Accommodation

Coolum Beach Budget Accommodation has sponsored beautiful accommodation for our international and national guests. A great setting for our new visitors to relax and enjoy their stay in this stunning part of the world.Discounted room rates have also been offered to our festival-goers.
Puji Bungalows, Ubud, Bali

Puji Bungalows, Ubud, Bali

And a huge thank you to the beautiful Puji Bungalows' Komang, Ari and their family for sponsoring accommodation for our 2017 SCIRWF team (those of us who are travelling to the 14th annual Ubud Writers & Readers Festival in Bali from October 25 to 29 this year).
The Shop Convenience Store, Coolum

The Shop Convenience Store, Coolum

Bronze Sponsor - Gaye Williams and David Pocock from Coolum's The Shop have created a welcoming community hub in our town and are huge supporters of community causes through fun fundraisers at their famous 'white round table'. They have just celebrated 13 years running The Shop! The Shop offers yummy organic and wholesome grocery items, a cafe bar, fruit and veges, gourmet delights, internet - everything you need in one place. But most of all, a friendly place to have a cuppa, a read and meet new people. Gaye and David have donated all funds raised from their pre-loved books trolley during winter to our festival.



 

Bronze

 

State Member for Maroochydore, Fiona Simpson

State Member for Maroochydore, Fiona Simpson

State Member for Maroochydore, Fiona Simpson, is a strong supporter of our festival. Being a writer and singer herself, she recognises the value of our new festival.
State member for Nicklin, Peter Wellington

State member for Nicklin, Peter Wellington

State Member for Nicklin, Peter Wellington, is a strong supporter of our festival. Peter's commitment to community is well-known by all in the region.
Element on Coolum Beach

Element on Coolum Beach

Element on Coolum Beach has generously offered discounted room rates for our festival-goers who have come to town to support our exciting new annual event.
Pandanus Coolum Beach Resort

Pandanus Coolum Beach Resort

Pandanus Coolum Beach Resort has generously offered discounted room rates for our festival-goers who have come to town to support our exciting new annual event.
State Member for Caloundra, Mark McArdle

State Member for Caloundra, Mark McArdle

Mark McArdle MP State Member for Caloundra I am proud to support the Sunshine Coast International Readers and Writers Festival, the first of its kind and a truly magnificent arts and creative industries event. Caloundra is a major contributor to the Sunshine Coast’s tourism economy and is also home to a creative collective of many artists, writers, filmmakers, philanthropists and more. I welcome you to our region and certainly encourage you to make the trek from Coolum to Caloundra to soak up some more of the creative juices.