logo-1A workshop on how to successfully apply for state and federal funding.

Fri August 8, 10am – 3pm
Byron Regional Sports and Cultural Complex
Ewingsdale Rd, Byron Bay

Tickets available click here.


Screen Australia’s Investment Manager, Sally Regan and Screen NSW’s Senior Development and Production Executive, Mark Hamlyn will give an overview of the funding available from their organisations and the key elements that need to be in place in order to secure funding.

The guest speakers will give examples of successful funding applications, advise on typical budget ranges for different genres and formats and demonstrate a typical finance plan for drama and documentary productions.

Funding options explored will include:

  • Emerging Filmmaker Fund
  • Development funding
  • Production funding
  • Regional Filming Fund
  • Drama production funding and Documentary production funding
  • Producer Offset
  • Producer Equity Program
  • Enterprise funding

Guest Speakers

SallyReganlowresSally Regan
Investment Manager Drama
Screen Australia

From 1999 – 2003, Sally was employed at Film Australia as a Business Affairs Manager of Documentary Production. Sally’s producer credits include the multi-award winning feature documentary Forbidden Lies, as well as ABC documentaries Colour of War, Road to Tokyo, Germany/Canada/Australia co production feature documentary I, Psychopath and most recently The Lost Diggers of Fromelles for Channel 7. She also produced the ABC telemovie The Prime Minister Is Missing.

MarkHamlynMark Hamlyn
Senior Development and Production Executive
Screen NSW

Mark has held senior industry roles including Head of Television Documentaries and National Commissioning Editor, Documentaries at ABC TV; Head of Production and Executive Producer, Film Australia and Head, Specialist Factual, Beyond International.



Tickets $55 general admission $25 Screenworks members plus booking fee available.



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