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Official Statement - Exhibitor Selection Process

Official Statement - Exhibitor Selection Process
Apr 26, 2018

The Exhibitor selection process is extensive and every effort is made to ensure we have a good mix of old and new exhibitors each year. The Application process for Agfest is open from October 1 to December 1 annually for the following years Agfest.

Applications are assessed and sites allocated by our team in December and January.    The Exhibitor Manager along with the coordinators of the…

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Official Statement - Appointment of Teen Challenge Tasmania as our Charity of Choice 2018

Official Statement - Appointment of Teen Challenge Tasmania as our Charity of Choice 2018
Mar 08, 2018

Agfest’s position on the appointment of Teen Challenge Tasmania as our Charity of Choice for 2018

 The Agfest Organising Committee have recently been approached by the Meander Area Residents and Ratepayers Association Inc and other concerned individuals in regards to the decision to appoint Teen Challenge Tasmania as our Charity of Choice for Agfest 2018.

As…

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Community Achievement Awards

Community Achievement Awards
Dec 06, 2017

Rural Youth Tasmania - Agfest Organising Committee presented at State Awards

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Official Statement - Agfest public holiday

Official Statement - Agfest public holiday
Nov 10, 2017

Agfest's position on the proposed Agfest public holiday

The Agfest Organising Committee is disappointed to see the decline in support of Tasmanian agricultural shows recently.

We believe that Agfest offers a distinctly different product to an agricultural show and that local agricultural shows are important institutions for the community. We believe that there is space in the market…

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Family and online ticketing is here for Agfest 2017!

Family and online ticketing is here for Agfest 2017!
Feb 01, 2017

Agfest Field Days are excited to announce the introduction of online ticketing and the addition of a family pass in 2017!

We have done considerable research over the past 2 years and believe this service will benefit all of our stakeholders. To celebrate the introduction of online ticketing, the Agfest Committee is offering the Ultimate Agfest Experience to one lucky patron who purchases…

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