Club Cowra announced Platinum Performance Sponsor for Festival

Published on 04 March 2024

Cowra Festival-2024 Logo

The Cowra Festival of International Understanding is proud to announce Club Cowra as its principal sponsor for the 59th year of the festival. This exciting partnership underscores Club Cowra's commitment to supporting community events that promote cultural diversity and celebrate unity.

Mr. Marc McLeish, Operations Manager of Club Cowra, expressed enthusiasm for the collaboration, emphasising the festival's integral role in fostering pride and identity within the Cowra community.

"The Festival continues to be a major event in the Cowra Shire, and we are thrilled to support its mission of promoting cultural understanding," said Mr. McLeish.

"With Italy being a popular guest nation this year, we anticipate a strong turnout and enthusiastic support from the community."

As the principal sponsor, Club Cowra's support will be visible throughout the festival, including prominent signage on the main performance stage and hosting a variety of events. Major sponsors for the festivities include –

Platinum Performance - Club Cowra
Gold Gala Dinner - Antonio's Wines
Silver Screening Selection - Cowra Bowling and Golf Club
Bronze Bocce Bout - The Cowra Guardian
Pizza Eating Competition - Cowra Health Club and 131 Pizza

Other sponsors of the event are as follows –
WIN News
Cowra Motors
Mr Embroidery
Petals on Darby.

"We are eagerly anticipating our involvement in the festival, and the overwhelming feedback and interest we've received thus far are truly inspiring," added Mr. McLeish.

Cowra Shire Council Mayor, Ruth Fagan, echoed the sentiment, expressing gratitude for Club Cowra's partnership and emphasising the importance of community collaboration in making the festival a success.

"We are delighted to have Club Cowra on board as a major sponsor for the Cowra Festival," said Mayor Fagan.

"Their enthusiasm and support will be instrumental in honouring and celebrating Italy as this year's guest nation."

Mayor Fagan encouraged everyone to participate in the festivities, promising an unforgettable experience for all.

"We invite everyone to join us in celebrating cultural diversity and unity at the Cowra Festival of International Understanding," Mayor Fagan added.

"Together with Club Cowra, we look forward to hosting successful events that showcase the richness of our community."

For further information and updates on the Festival of International Understanding, please visit the Festival of International Understanding Facebook page or

For further information or to get involved, please contact Lisa Flanagan at 0499 806 140 or

Further details about different events throughout Cowra are as below.
Pizza Comp poster.jpg lego poster 2024 (002).png Duck Race.jpg




Tagged as: