History Festival 2018
2017 History Festival Report
Planning your event
Getting the word out
Writing a media release (PDF)
History Festival media release template (Word 390KB)
How to publicise your event (PDF) - Kristy Rebbeck's presentation from the March 2017 marketing workshop
Gathering support - thinking about sponsorship (PDF) - Kylie Kerrigan, SA Power Networks, presentation from the March 2017 marketing workshop
Harnessing social media for event promotion: Part one (PDF) - Dr Kristy Kokegei's presentation from the March 2017 marketing workshop
Direct marketing (PDF)
Poster design principles (PDF)
Including Indigenous Histories workshop handout - 2 November 2016 (PDF)
Evaluating your event
Event feedback template (Word)
Download and customise this template to get feedback from visitors about your events. This is for your own evaluation requirements and does not need to be returned to the History Trust. We will send out a general History Festival survey to all event organisers after the Festival.
The South Australian Tourism Commission website offers a range of resources and tools.
Check out the South Australian Tourism Industry Council website for resources and workshop information.
Visit the South Australian Community History website and find information on a wide range of topics relevant to the practice of history, running museums, collections management and conservation.
Volunteering SA&NT provides help and advice, training and devleopment and advertising of volunteering positions.
Check out the Museums Australia website for a range of resources for museums, museum professionals and students.
On the Our Community website you'll find community resources and information about grants and fundraising.
Visit the Not-for-profit Law website for information on legal issues to consider when holding an event.