Since its inception, the Rugby Sevens Tournament has had the backing of the City of Port Adelaide Enfield Council. The Council’s funding support and permission for use of their grounds for free for the tournament, has made a significant contribution to the previous, and upcoming success, of the Festival State Rugby Sevens Tournament.

Festival State Rugby Sevens Tournament Adelaide 2018


No tournament can succeed without the support and financial backing of sponsors. The Adelaide business community rose to the challenge of seeing a strong Rugby Sevens Tournament being reintroduced to, and continued in, Adelaide.

The sponsors for the inaugural 2015 tournament were more than generous, donation amounts of between $500 and $3000 were given. Among these sponsors were Adelaide Fijian families, friends of the Fijian Community and a range of Fijian businesses, who all demonstrated in their actions a response to the rally cry of bringing such a tournament to life.

The 2015 overall prize money for the Tournament was $5000. As each Tournament passes this amount of prize money has grown substantially, thanks to the generosity of sponsors and friends of the Fijian Community.

In addition, the costs of the Tournament have been funded through donations and funding received from the City of Port Adelaide Enfield Council and the Multicultural Association of South Australia.

In 2016 Recom Electrical & Equipment Service. came on board as a principal sponsor and lifted the event status. Their sponsorship including paying for the flights and accommodation of five Fiji Rugby Union accredited IRB referees to participate in the event. Further to this principal sponsor, BLK Fiji. came onboard as Apparel Event sponsor. There was also generous support received from the following businesses: Tonkin Consulting. FYFE, Town and Country Concrete Cutting and Drilling. York Civil. Adelaide Automen. Croplands Equipment . Barossa Valley Brewery. Cooper Burns. Coates Hire. Cummins Milling. Southern Workout Store.Adelaide Cemeteries Authority. and Fiji Business 7 & Few Realtors.

In 2017 Fiji Airways joined the tournament as a principal sponsor. They donated return flights Adelaide to Fiji for the prize winners of the 2017 Festival State Rugby Sevens Tournament Raffle. With this sponsor coming on board, this generated further interest from Fiji businesses and Plantation Island Resort and Outrigger Fiji Resort donated accommodation to the raffle prizes.

South Australian Business, Boral took the opportunity in mixing it up, sponsoring match tickets to the Audi stadium to watch the First 2018 Adelaide AFL showdown between Adelaide Crows vs Port Adelaide. Supported


The 2018 Festival State Rugby Sevens Tournament is being held in partnership with the Port Adelaide Rugby Union Football Club. One of the purposes of the tournament is to assist and grow the sport in South Australia, so being able to partner with different Adelaide rugby football clubs is a way that this has been able to happen.

The Festival State Rugby Sevens committee is proud to announce that the Sponsors for the 2018 tournament are: Fiji Airways, City of Port Adelaide Enfield Council, Tonkin Consulting. Barossa Valley Brewery. Cooper Burns.Town and Country Concrete Cutting and Drilling,. Adelaide Cemeteries Authority. Town and Country Custom Cakes and Decorating. Southern Workout Store, Outrigger Fiji ResortLegends Sports, Adelaide Automen, Boral, Premier ConstructionCroplands, Raffle Hotels and Resorts, AUSDIG

The generosity and support of the sponsors means that for 2018 the Rugby Sevens teams will be lining up for a $10,000 AUD First Prize Cup Winner and a total Prize Pool for the Tournament of $20,000 AUD.


BIG NEWS: Festival State Rugby 7s Incorporated have secured a 5 year sponsorship deal from Legend Sportswear System(Australia) Pty Ltd. Very exciting times as we build towards this year’s Tournament on 26 October. Legend Sportswear System will be the official apparel partner for the Tournament. They will be officially opening their Sportswear Outlet in mid June 2019 at 378 Unley Road, Unley Park SA 5061 in Adelaide.

Further TOURNAMENT SPONSORS 2019 will be announced in the near future.

If your business is interested in being a sponsor of the Tournament please make contact with Vili Kamikamica, mobile 0452 471 981.