Media Accreditation

Terms & Conditions

All representatives of the Media who wish to attend the Festival in a professional capacity are asked to apply for a Media Pass.

Pass Types:

For members of the press – print media, photo, radio, TV, online, film and news agencies. Applications must include contact details of the editor, general manager or chief of staff at the media organisation you represent.

Independent journalists, photographers, bloggers, vloggers, website managers, filmmakers etc. who are intending to publish material from the Festival.

University, TAFE and College students who wish to cover the Festival as part of their communication or journalism studies. Student Passes do not include complimentary tickets and students are required to attend a media protocol induction on site before the pass can be issued.

Applications will be assessed on the following:

1.Completed Media Pass Application Form (one application per person)
2. Supplied contact details of Chief of Staff, Editor or General Manager (if applicable)
3. Copies of 2 previously published materials, no less than 12 months old
4. Outline of commitment to any available pre-festival coverage in the lead up to TeslaFest between 13th May through to 26th July.

Please note:

Media representatives will require photo ID to collect wristbands and passes. All Media must attend Festival Registration, accessed via Buttsworth Lane Entry Gate, upon arrival. You will then be escorted to the Media Staging Area where you will have access to power, interview spaces, tea, coffee and light catering.

Press outlets covering TeslaFest are asked to organise vehicle and crew access prior to arriving on site with the Media Manager.

Media Manager contacts will be included with your successful pass notification via email.

TeslaFest Social Media, Sharing & Archive Materials

Please tag TeslaFest to notify of published articles via @teslafestaus or #teslafestaus so that we may share on social media channels once available.

TeslaFest very much appreciates receiving copies of broadcast and/or published materials. Please send any material here.