Sponsorship

Become a Sponsor

Introduction

The Hughenden Porcupine Gorge Challenge is an outback event with spectacular views! The Challenge runs in the middle of June every year.

This unique event challenges participants with a diverse 8km course through the base of the Porcupine Gorge National Park, 74km north of Hughenden. The Challenge is open to many fields of participants, from serious runners to bushwalkers, with categories for open men's and ladies, 16 & Under, 12 & Under and 8 & Under years girls and boys. Participation walks are also available for the "not so serious" participants. 

The sponsorship levels below provide a range of financial options for sponsors, matched with a range of benefits to sponsor organisations.   

Sponsorship Levels

Major (2 ONLY):

  • Open Category naming rights - The category will be known as ‘Business Name’ Open Men or Ladies Race category. 
  • 2 x Sponsors polos. 
  • Company logo to be printed on runners singlets.
  • Brand exposure through tv and radio advertising.
  • Brand exposure through printed media.
  • Brand exposure through all social media platforms – Facebook and website.
  • Free entry into the race for 2 people.
  • Invitation to present prize money to sponsored category. 
  • Verbal recognition throughout the event.
  • Invitation to promote your brand throughout the event via banners, promotional giveaways, brochures. 

Gold (3 ONLY):

  • Junior (16’s, 12’s and 8’s) Category naming rights – The category will be known as “Business  Name” 16 and Under race category or 12 and Under race category or 8 and Under race category. 
  • 1 x Sponsor polo.
  • Brand exposure through tv and radio advertising.
  • Brand exposure through printed media.
  • Brand exposure through all social media platforms – Facebook and website.
  • Free entry into the race for 2 people.
  • Invitation to present prize money to sponsored category. 
  • Verbal recognition throughout the event.
  • Invitation to promote your brand throughout the event via banners, promotional giveaways, brochures. 

Silver:

  • 1 x Sponsor polo
  • Brand exposure through printed media.
  • Brand exposure through all social media platforms – Facebook and website.
  • Free entry into the race for 1 person.
  • Verbal recognition throughout the event.
  • Invitation to promote your brand throughout the event via banners, promotional giveaways, brochures.

BRONZE:

  • 1 x Sponsor Polo
  • Brand exposure through all social media platforms – Facebook and website.
  • Free entry into the race for 1 person.
  • Verbal recognition throughout the event.

DONATIONS:

  • Verbal recognition at presentations

 

SPONSORSHIP LEVEL 2018
MAJOR $2500
GOLD $1500
SILVER $550
BRONZE $350

Please note: The levels with limited sponsor numbers will be handled on the first in basis.

If you wish to jump on board and become a sponsor for this year's event please contact the Sport and Recreation Officer on 0428 200 712 or email gorgechallenge@flinders.qld.gov.au for more information.