Dreamtime Event Productions is Indigenous owned and run, providing a total event solution tailored to suit your needs.
A unique combination of event management and professional development delivery sets this growing company apart from other industry providers, establishing them as a leader in the field.
In collaboration with audio-visual expert Alan Stocker, Djabugay man Barry Hunter founded the company in 2018 with three promises in mind;
- To work closely with your event staff and offer tailored event solutions to meet your requirements and budget
- To manage and deliver corporate and community events at highly competitive rates
- To provide employment opportunities for young Indigenous people, and train them in event management to a professional standard
Critical to the success of Dreamtime Event Productions is the experience and diversity of it’s team, who marry a solid appreciation of the values and needs of event production with technical know-how, and creative event solutions.
The experienced crew understand the constraints of cost and challenges communities often face in accessing resources, so place a high priority on delivering competitive rates and remaining adaptable. Mixing decades of experience in government consultancy, practical audio-visual knowledge, and creative skills in staging and lighting, Dreamtime Event Productions has all of the angles covered in delivering your next community or corporate event.
Founding director Barry Hunter has more than 25 years of government experience in Aboriginal affairs, having worked in projects involving native title, mining, and cultural resource management. Descended from the Djabugay speaking people of the Cairns Hinterland, Barry is dedicated to the development of projects that are owned by the community.
“As a founder director of Dreamtime Event Production, my aim is to grow a business that provides for employment, training and upskilling of young Aboriginal people in and a technically exciting industry.”
Having contributed to the delivery of more than 2000 live events stretching back over two decades, company co-founder Alan Stocker is at the top of his field. His technical knowledge of visual media and equipment operation has been put to use by each of Australia’s major television networks, giving him the experience to handle just about any event.