Bundaberg Regional Council

Crush Festival Bundaberg is a Bundaberg Regional Council event.  Financial and in-kind support from Council ensure the Crush Festival grows each year and offers economic, social and cultural outcomes for the region.


Creative Regions

Creative Regions is a not-for-profit arts production company based in Bundaberg. The company has been contracted by the Bundaberg Regional Council to run the Crush Festival since it began in 2009.


Tourism and Events Queensland

The Crush Festival is supported by the Queensland Government through Tourism and Events Queensland’s Queensland Destination Event Program.  We are proud to be considered a significant event and funded for the next 3-years under this program.


Bundaberg North Burnett Tourism

We are also proud to partner with Bundaberg North Burnett Tourism to promote the Bundaberg Region as a great destination in the Southern Great Barrier Reef.




Arts Queensland

Creative Regions recognises the support of Arts Queensland through their Organisation Fund support.



Circa Crush

Circa Crush is a Circa and Creative Regions partnership, now in its third and final year.  We thank Circa and their team for their wonderful support for this project.  Circa Crush has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Department of Communications and the Arts’ Festivals Australia program’.  We also thank the Tim Fairfax Family Foundation for their support.  Our host for the training program in 2017 has been PCYC Bundaberg.  Thank you to Coates Hire for their support of Circa Crush in 2018, ensuring access to training equipment.  We acknowledge the generosity of Kellys Beach Resort in hosting Circa Zoo during rehearsals for the 2018 performance season.



WriteFest 2017 is supported by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland’s Queensland Arts Showcase Program.  We thank Hinkler Central for their sponsorship as well as our presenting partners Bundaberg Writers Club, Bundaberg Regional Libraries and CQ University.



Crush Carnivale

Thank you to our inaugural Crush Carnivale sponsors that have helped us to secure a fantastic program.  Gold sponsors Best Practice Software and the Club Hotel Bundaberg, Silver sponsor Budget and Bronze sponsors Macadamia’s Australia and Bendigo Bank.


Grey Nomads VS The World

This project was made possible by the Australian Government’s Regional Arts Fund, which supports the arts in regional and remote Australia.




Stockland Recycled Sculpture Project







These businesses have helped support the cost our our printed program.  See their business banners on our Explore Bundaberg page.