Kernewek Lowender Major Sponsors


The Copper Coast Council  is a Major Partner and Sponsor of the Kernewek Lowender. Based on the Copper Coast covering the major service towns and surrounding areas of Kadina, Wallaroo and Moonta.

The Council covers an area of some 773 square kilometres, servicing a population of approximately 14,000 people and four hundred thousand visitors annually.

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The South Australian Tourism Commission (SATC) is committed to growing the state’s tourism industry. It is a commission set up by the South Australian Government to promote the state as a holiday destination. Kernewek Lowender is supported through by Events South Australia, the events arm of the South Australian Tourism Commission.

Its charter is to promote South Australia as a tourism destination and attract visitors to South Australia through securing, managing, developing and sponsoring major events and festivals, as well as leading the events industry.

The South Australian Tourism Commission (SATC) is a Major Partner and Sponsor of the festival.

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The Royal Automobile Association of Australia has been a Major Sponsor of the Kernewek Lowender particularly The Cavalcade of Cars for many years. The RAA provides motoring assistance to those all over Australia. Not only specialising in motoring assistance RAA also provides Road Safety, Insurance and Security, Travel and Finance and Community and Advocacy.

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Drakes Foodland joined the Major Sponsors group of the Kernewek Lowender a few years ago which has since flourished into a supportive partnership.  Drakes support the Moonta Street Parade and Street Party and the famous Cornish Pasty Bake off. With over 50 stores across South Australia and Queensland the company promotes a welcoming atmosphere to the everyday shopping experience. Drakes not only support the community but provide catalogues with weekly specials, platters, home delivery, newsletters, and competitions and of the course fresh local produce.

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Newbery Chemists have been a long term Major Sponsor  particularly with the Kernewek Lowender Art Prize Official Opening and Exhibition. An independently owned and operated business, Newbery Chemists is based in the towns of Kadina, Wallaroo, Moonta and Snowtown. Providing pharmaceutical services as well as beauty products, mobility aids, services to aged care centres and hospitals and weight loss products.

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Wallaroo Shores is the newest addition to our Major Sponsors, singing in 2016 for the 2017 festival this is an exciting partnership between the festival and the Wallaroo Shores development company. Wallaroo Shores will head line the main programme of events in Kadina with naming rights Wallaroo Shores Village Fair. Wallaroo Shores will be based along prime seafrontage in Wallaroo SA with development to provide residential dwellings, lifestye village, commercial and retail sector and a tourist resort.

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