Zest Festival is proudly sponsored by the State Government through Tourism WA’s Regional Events Scheme, which is jointly funded by Royalties for Regions.

The Zest Festival is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body.


Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions (CHE)

Aims to provide leadership in humanities research worldwide into how societies thought, felt and functioned in Europe, 1100 -1800, and how this long history continues to impact on present day Australia.

University of Western Australia

Australian Government – Australian Research Council

Shire of Northampton

Kalbarri District High School

Kalbarri Visitor Centre


Dirk Hartog

The Netherlands Embassy, Australia

Deptartment of Culture & the Arts | Lotterywest

Department of Culture and the Arts | Government of Western Australia

Government of Western Australia

MidWest Development Commission Community Chest Fund

Country Arts WA

Drug Aware


The Comedy Emporium

Regional Newspapers

Voyager Estate Wines. Margaret River, WA

Perth Symphony Orchestra

The Giovanni Consort

Local Support

Men’s Shed Kalbarri

Batavia Coast Maritime Heritage Association


Palm Resort