Friday 26th April till Sunday 5th May 2024. Gala Day Saturday 4th May. 2025 Dates 25 Apr - 4 May 2025

Our Sponsors



Our 2024 Sponsors

The Bright Autumn Festival would like to kindly thank its sponsors and supporters, for helping us to put on this wonderful event

Bright and District Chamber of Commerce

The Bright Autumn Festival is a sub-committee of the Bright and District Chamber of Commerce.


Major Sponsors

Rotary Club of Bright

For many years the Rotary Club of Bright has been supporting the Bright Autumn Festival, in particular being the major sponsor behind the popular Gala Day each year.

With over 50 years service to the township of Bright, in addition to their support of other worthy work here and overseas, the Bright Autumn Festival is proud of it’s association with this generous, hardworking group.


Alpine Shire

The Alpine Shire draws visitors across the county and internationally to Bright and surrounds to enjoy the incredible scenery in Autumn for the this wonderful Festival and the Bright Autumn Festival thank the Alpine Shire for their support again this year.


Bendigo Bank

Community Bank Bright not only gives you access to award-winning financial products and services, we’re also committed to returning profits to our local communities.


Open Gardens Sponsor

Chestnut Tree Holiday Units

Our luxury accommodation in Bright Victoria is nestled on 3 acres of landscaped gardens which contain azaleas, rhododendrons, natives, daffodils and roses just to name a few. The gardens are open to the public to enjoy during the Autumn and Spring Festivals. You can also enjoy using our full sized tennis court, swimming pool, outdoor heated spa, children’s playground and large covered BBQ area.

154-158 Delany Avenue, Bright, Vic, 3741


Open Gardens Prize Sponsor

Corporate Sponsors

Bright Brewery

Bright Brewery are excited to be able to continue our support of the Bright Autumn Festival for 2024 and 2025. A part of the Bright community for nearly 18 years, we at Bright Brewery are proud to continue our support of the Bright Autumn Festival. We are driven by our values to be authentic and sustainable in all that we do, and to embrace active lifestyles, all celebrated with great beer.


Chestnut Tree Holiday Units

Chestnut Tree is delighted to be the Open Gardens sponsor the Bright Autumn Festival in 2024 and 2025. 

Situated on three acres of beautiful landscaped gardens in Bright, Chestnut Tree provides fully self-contained, north facing apartments and cottages that are perfect for your next escape to the country.


Foresight Engineering Services

Foresight is proud to continue our multi-year gold sponsorship of the Bright Autumn Festival. Foresight Engineering Services is a Bright based Engineering consultancy that supports major projects across Australia. Foresight employs approximately 17 people locally, undertaking Process, Mechanical, Civil and Structural Engineering, architecture design and surveying.


Ginger Baker Cafe – Food and Wine

Join us for an unforgettable experience at Ginger Baker Cafe, proud sponsor of this year’s Autumn Festival. Situated next to the splash park along the scenic Great Alpine Road. Indulge in the finest breakfast and lunch offerings crafted from locally sourced, fresh produce. From mouthwatering breakfast classics to delectable lunch dishes, our menu is sure to tantalize your taste buds. Pair your meal with a SixPence coffee or savour the flavours of our selection of local wines.
We look forward to your visit!


Mountain Trader – Snow and Winter Gear

Get everything you need this winter at Mountain Trader. Located at Bright Chalet, we have skis, snowboard, chains and more to rent or buy. Own your own gear? Bring it in to our service centre and experience the forefront of technical servicing in Australia.


Star Hotel

Centrally located in Bright, the Star Hotel offers a great place to enjoy a drink with friends, a good hearty pub meal with plenty of entertainment provided by Fox Sports on all TV’s and full TAB facilities and great background music provided by Nightlife.
Open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner. We have a number of dining options including two outdoor dining spaces and can easily cater for large groups. Our pub menu is full of the classics but don’t forget to check out our Specials Board.


The Sweet Retreat

Gold medal winning ice cream and whimsical novelty treats at The Sweet Retreat Bright! For the young and young at heart, our nostalgic classics and premium sweets await! From Freeze Dried lollies, to Ultra Sours, to the lollies you had as a child, to Premium Chocolates come in to The Sweet Retreat!

Look out for the free ice cream offer within the Bright Autumn Festival 2024 printed program!

Would you like to support the festival?


Sponsoring or supporting the festival is a great way to give back and to get your organisation recognised in the community.

Find out more about our sponsorship packages, or contact us today to discuss how you may be able to help support this major community event.