Got a bar full of intergalactic cocktails to gift away? A hold full with enough rations to feed an army of space marines? Trans-dimensional DJs ready to assimilate a dance floor full of earthers? A mutant space vehicle ready to launch into the deep Paddock? All of the above? None of the above?
OK you just want to come and run a Theme Camp and have a good time?
BOOM! Now you can.
Theme Camp applications for 2017 are OPEN and will remain so until 1 July 2017!
How to apply
All the info you need for 2017 is on the Burning Seed Theme Camps page. Have a read through the Theme Camp guidelines and then start your application by submitting the 2017 Theme Camp Application Form telling us about your camp and what you’re planning to launch onto the Paddock in 2017.
No idea what we are talking about but want to find out?
The Burning Seed 2017 Theme Camp Team will be running information session in both Sydney and Melbourne in a couple of weeks. If you are a new or a returning Theme Camp, these nights will provide you with an opportunity to meet fellow Theme Camp crew and hear about how applications, grants and placement will work this year.
The info nights will be run at the following times:
- Sydney: Tuesday 23 May from 19:00 to 21:00 at Orient Hotel, The Rocks (Top Floor, Orion Space) Event Page.
- Melbourne: Wednesday 24 May from 19:00 to 21:00 at the Union Hotel Brunswick Event Page.
Some theme camps are well ahead of the game, weekends are booking up fast as fundraisers are being announced. It is well and truly party season, if you haven’t seen the events yet, here’s a quick run-down on what’s coming in the next couple of months:
- May 20: Pelican Villa and Reclamation Warehouse: UNF*CK THE WAREHOUSE
- June 3: Dirty Birds of Paradise: Shiny Blinky LED Light Workshop
- June 10: Swing Dog Circus: Swing Dog Electro Cabaret
- June 10: Coco Poco Loco: CPL save the Queen - Pink and Punk
- June 23: The Brink: Return to Arctic Sky
- July 8: Middle Eastern Mafia: Hedonistic Heaven: Harem's Playpen
- July 15: Mint Country Club: Intergalactic Country Club
- September 2: Sunset Island: Jam Gallery
There’s also a few save the dates for yet to be confirmed fundraisers:
- Malt Shop Be Bop Hop Roller Arena: First Sunday of the Month 12pm - 8pm (July 2, August 6, September 3)
- Pirainia: July 29
- Burning Manly: Sundays when the sun is shining: Sunday Sun Sets )°( beach cleanup parties
Sorry if we have missed anyone. If you want help plugging your events feel free to shoot an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will help put it out there.
As well as blog posts and email updates we will be using the following forums to communicate on a regular basis:
- Theme Camp Team - Burning Seed Facebook Page: All our Official updates will come through here. Please follow it if you want to stay up to date.
- Burning Seed Theme Camps Facebook Group: This is the best place to get in touch with other camps and share information between yourselves.
Burn Bright and see you at your local Info Night )°(
Photo credit: Andy Flint