Event holder resources (Aus)

Resources for event holders in Australia

We want to do everything we can to help you make your Get Online Week events a huge success so we're providing guides, resources and downloads to help you promote your activity and support the campaign.

If you're looking for supplementary learning resources for your event, check out the Be Connected resources and Be Connected Learning Portal.

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Planning your Get Online Week events

Event Ideas - whether it's a BBQ, morning tea, Tweet-a-thon or online scavenger hunt, hosting a simple #try1thing themed event is a great opportunity for local people to receive local support in a friendly way.

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Tips for Hosting an Event - here are some of our top tips to help you prepare for your Get Online Week event. It includes what you need to consider, an event checklist, budgeting tips, promotion ideas and how to keep the conversation going with your community after your event.

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#Try1Thing Ideas - here are 25 things your participants could try at your event

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Promoting your Get Online Week events

Get Online Week logos - add the campaign logo to your website, your social media profiles or add it to your own event marketing.

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Campaign Posters

These posters are our official campaign posters with our Get Online Week Australian stars. Take a look at the Stories page to read more about their digital journeys.

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Editable Posters and leaflets

Print this poster, then write your event details to advertise your event in your centre or around your community. Note: We'll be adding more posters in the coming weeks

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These leaflets are editable PDF's. Type your event details into the box, then print the leaflets, cut them in half, and start distributing them to your community!

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Guide for contacting local media - here are our top tips for getting the most out of local media coverage for your Get Online Week event.

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Local Press Release - Edit this template with your event/organisation details and send it to your local newspapers to gain coverage for your event. Make sure to edit all information between each [red bracket] and delete the brackets once complete.

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VIP Invitation - Edit this template with your event/organisation details and send it to local VIP's to attend your event. Make sure to edit all information between each [red bracket]and delete the brackets once complete.

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Social Media Templates and Guide

Social media guide - here's our advice for promoting your events and supporting Get Online Week across your social channels.

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#Try1Thing Selfie Sign - print this #try1thing selfie sign, encourage your event attendees to write down what they've learned, and pose for a selfie!

Download the #try1thing selfie sign   >


Social media images - ready-made images that highlight the benefits of getting online. Just add the details of your activity or event to the post and you're ready to go.

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Tip Sheets

Downloadable Tip Sheets

These tip sheet handouts have recommendations and advice to help people try 1 thing at your event or from home.

Shopping Online Tip Sheet   >

Staying Safe Online Tip Sheet   >

Managing Your Health Tip Sheet   >

Managing Your Money Tip Sheet   >


Event Grant Resources

Guide for accepting your grant

This is a step by step how-to guide for accepting your contract on the Be Connected Network Partner website.

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Event Report Template

Just fill in the blanks with your event information and email your completed report to connect@goodthingsfoundation.org

Download Event Report Template (Word)   >

Invoice Template

Just fill in the blanks with your information and email your completed invoice to connect@goodthingsfoundation.org with the subject line: “GOLW Event Grant Invoice - [Reference Number]”.

Download Tax Invoice Template (Word)   >

Terms & Conditions

These are the Get Online Week Event grant terms & conditions.

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