Agfest is a multi-award winning event and offers an excellent opportunity for your business to showcase its products to thousands of people.
Agfest is an agricultural and machinery field day event that has been operating for 37 years. It is a Tasmanian success story that injects millions of dollars into our local economy annually. Agfest today is recognised throughout Australia and is recognised in the top 3 field day events.
Agfest is organised and managed by Rural Youth Tasmania, a non-profit organisation whose members are aged between 15 and 30 years of age. The Agfest Committee is a volunteer role of approximately 60 Rural Youth members. Being on the Agfest organising committee is a powerful training tool that provides diverse skills and experiences. It is a unique training ground with opportunity for swift personal growth and extensive leadership training for those involved.
The 2019 event attracted 728 exhibitors and 63, 838 patrons and the 2020 event was cancelled due to the COVID19 pandemic. After the cancellation was announced RYT received funding from the Tasmanian Government to develop an online event, Agfest in the Cloud was released on May 7 – 28 and during this time we had over 1 million page views.
Agfest provides companies, businesses and organisations the chance to make strong and viable connections with the public and is a proven successful method of direct marketing. Being part of the field days will ensure that your products and services are seen by the largest number of potential buyers in the shortest possible time. Its direct and personal and it connects industries with customers and clients. Its face to face business that works to grow businesses and expand your customer and client base. From market research the estimate overall spend at Agfest 2015 by patrons was $26,090,819.
The Agfest Committee invite you to consider aligning your business with Agfest and become a part of the success story. There are flexible range of sponsorship opportunities available for businesses to capitalize on the success of Agfest and promote your own business to event patrons.