2018 Australian Melon Industry Conference & Field Days

Join the melon industry at the 2018 Australian Melon Industry Conference & Field Days to be held in North Queensland in September.

Sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities are available now.

Sponsors & Exhibitors brochure

Sponsorship

 

The following sponsorship* opportunities are available:

  • Naming Rights to 2018 Conference & Field Days $6,000
  • Melon Conference Welcome Reception $5,000
  • Melon Conference Dinner $5,000
  • Melon Conference Dinner drinks $4,000
  • Coffee Cart – (can include branded cups) $4,000
  • Conference attendance by young grower $3,500
  • Local farm tour $4,000
  • Conference Bag $4,000
  • Conference cap with logo $3,500
  • Conference Lanyards $3,000
  • Conference Water Bottles with name and logo $3,000
  • Field Day lunch (two opportunities) $2,500
  • Notebook in conference bag $2,500

    All sponsorships include display space (3mx3m) incl 1 table & 2 chairs; entry incl Industry Dinner for two (2) representatives; 1 piece of promotional material in Conference bag; Logo display of business; AMA membership; advertising in Melon News for 2018.

     

     

    Exhibitors              

     

    Exhibitors are welcome to participate in the 2018 Conference & Field Days. 

    Exhibitor’s fee of $2,000* includes display space (3mx3m) incl 1 table & 2 chairs; entry incl Industry Dinner for two (2) representatives; 1 piece of promotional material in Conference bag; Logo display of business; AMA membership; advertising in Melon News for 2018.

    Extra activities that can be added:

    Variety trials/ demonstration sites $10/metre

    Extra items in conference bag (per item) $150

    Extra representative’s lunches $40/day/person

    Extra Dinner tickets $110/person

     

    Variety trials

     

    Variety trials will again feature at the 2018 event. In 2016, there were 5,000 metres of new and current melon varieties from all Australian seed companies. Growers were provided with a wonderful opportunity to see and compare all types of melons.

    All seed companies are necouraged to plan to present varieties at the field day in North Queensland. Crops will be grown and minitored by an experienced grower who will presnet the varieities to their very best.

    Variety trials will availalbe at $10/m with transplants supplied and planted by the seed company.

    * All prices are exclusive of GST.

     

    Sponsors & Exhibitors brochure

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