Fair Trade Event Trail

– Applications have been extended to the 30th April 2015 –
Fair Trade Event logo

Moral Fairground is hosting the Victorian Fair Trade Festival 2015 in Melbourne and we again invite local and national fair trade businesses, educational institutions, not-for profit organizations, advocacy groups and community groups to participate in this Fair Trade Event Trail.

We would also invite all conscious businesses and groups across Australia to participate in the Fair Trade Event Trail. We hope the message of ethical and fair trade will reach all corners of Australia in 2015.

Be recognised as leader and advocate or ethical and fair-trade during the Fair Trade Fortnight (8th – 22nd May). Inspire, empower and educate your customers and community about how small positive actions can contribute to a fairer society.

Join the biggest celebration of Fair Trade worldwide by taking part in the Fair Trade Event Trail and hosting your own event or activity during the Fair Trade Fortnight. Also check out what other events will be happening during the Fair Trade Festival.

Apply now! Fair Trade Event Trail Application
Submit before 30th of April 2015

FAQ’s

Anyone that is interested in spreading the word about fair trade, you can be a business, an educational institution, a not-for profit organization, an advocacy group a community group.
We encourage you to host the event at your place of business.
You must host your event anywhere from the 8th May to the 22nd May 2015. World Fair Trade Day falls on Saturday,9th May 2015.
Anything relating to fair trade with the aim to promote, raise awareness, educate and share knowledge. Here are some ideas.

You might want to host:

  • A photo or art and craft exhibition
  • A talk
  • A fashion show
  • A movie screening
  • A fair trade tasting
  • Children’s activities
  • Sporting event
  • If you are a restaurant or café, you may wish to have a special fair trade dish on your menu.

Submit your event via the on-line applicationDeadline is 30th of April 2015
Being a part of the Fair Trade Event Trail provides you will:

  • A Fair Trade Event Trail listing on Moral Fairground website
  • Extensive media and publicity under the Victorian Fair Trade Festival and Fair Trade Event Trial in lead up to the event
  • A certificate of verification that your hosted event is a part of the Fair Trade Event Trail, a part of the Victorian Fair Trade Fortnight.
  • An A3 poster to promote the event on at your place of business

Cost: $50 including GST (to be listed)

Moral Fairground will assess all applications and identify if your proposed Fair Trade Event Trail Events is appropriate. Once your application is approved, we will contact you and advertise your event on our website and promote it via social media.
We will supply you with the Fair Trade Event Trail logo which you can use on your website and for your promotion. You will also be supplied with a poster that you can use to help promote your event at your business and via other media outlets.
We can help you connect with many fair trade related businesses, just let us know what you wish to do and we can direct you to the possible contacts.

Express interest in the Fair Trade Event Trail

Feature your business in the Fair Trade Event Trail, submit your business details and the proposed event here.

Apply now! Fair Trade Event Trail Application
Submit before 30th of April 2015