PRESS RELEASE: For immediate Release
September 25, 2017
Seeking photos & videos from previous Junee Rhythm n Rail Festivals
March 2018 will see the township of Junee come together again to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the original Junee Rhythm n Rail Festival.
The Committee are asking local residents and businesses, as well any past visitors to the Festivals, to search through their photo and video archives for any relevant photographs or video footage from previous Festivals.
Whilst the focus of this search is on the original 2008 Rhythm n Rail Festival, photos and videos from any previous Festival would be most welcomed. Likewise, any past program flyers or publicity material would be appreciated.
This material may be used for publication online at the Junee Rhythm n Rail Festival website (including via our social media accounts). It may also be utilised in marketing material for future Festivals.
Inclusion in a mini-exhibition may also be considered for display at a local location leading up, during and after the 2018 Festival.
- Images and footage from any previous Junee Rhythm n Rail Festivals — especially the original 2008 Festival
- High resolution photos — either original digital or scanned negatives with a minimum of 1024 pixels width (landscape) or height (portrait)
- High quality video — ideally 1080p but preferably at least DVD quality
- Hyperlinks to any photo galleries or websites you have publicly published
- Please include a short caption for each photograph or video sequence
- Include a Date of the photo — the Year at least
- The photographer’s (or videographer’s) name. If you do not want your name published, please advise us
- A contact email address, in case we have follow up questions
Submitting your Images
Our preferred delivery method is via the web upload form as mentioned above.
However, we will also accept physical media but PLEASE NOTE — PHYSICAL PHOTOGRAPHS, NEGATIVES, FILM, CDs, DVDs or USB thumb drives, etc WILL NOT BE RETURNED!
Once we have finished with the physical items, we will donate any physical submissions to the Junee & District Historical Society for consideration for inclusion in their collection.
If you do wish to submit CDs, DVDs, USB thumb drives or physical photographs or film, they can be sent to our postal address;
Junee Rhythm and Rail Festival Inc
ATTN: RnR Festival Photo Collection
PO Box 389
Junee NSW 2663
or dropped off in an envelope CLEARLY MARKED ATTN: RnR Festival Photo Collection at the Junee Visitor Information Centre on Broadway inside the Junee Broadway Museum (old Broadway Hotel).
Be sure to include a note with the information that the webform would collect… i.e. Your name, email address, a caption for photo, the date the photo was taken etc.
Also note that by submitting the physical media to us, you hereby acknowledge that you are the copyright holder of the attached image, and you are assigning a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International license for the images to Junee Rhythm n Rail Festival Inc.
Junee Rhythm n Rail Festival
The Second Weekend in March each year sees the township of Junee, NSW transform into a hive of activity with thousands of visitors and local residents joining the celebrations of Junee’s unique rail heritage and to dance to the rhythm of the tracks. In 2014 the Junee Rhythm n Rail Festival was the winner of the NSW Inland Tourism “Community Festivals and Events” Award.
The Junee Rhythm and Rail Festival is a community-organised major event. March 9-11 2018 will be the Festival’s Tenth Anniversary.
For more information, please contact Nicholas Pyers, our Publicity Co-ordinator, on 0400 567 503 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.