CITY of Port Phillip Council invites tenders from suppliers for an event CCTV and comms solution, including UPS and noise monitoring, for the St Kilda Festival to be held early 2017. 

The St Kilda Festival is Australia's largest free music festival and is held on the second Sunday in February every year, attracting more than 400,000 people. The streets of St Kilda are closed to all traffic and Australia’s best musicians play across more than 10 music stages, while people of all ages are entertained with a vast range of performances, workshops and events, from kids’ entertainment to live wrestling, dance classes, community activities, buskers, food trucks and more.

Services and technology required by council include the provision of management and staffing structure, provision of UPS systems over all network, CCTV and Communications equipment, provision of services to finalise all control room technology set up, provision of CCTV equipment and associated services, provision of noise monitoring equipment, professional weather station equipment, provision and maintenance of a high speed LAN and the provision and maintenance of a high speed LAN extension.

The technology services supply contractor will be required to work closely with numerous stakeholders including but not limited to festival management, site managers, festival contractors, the festival risk management consultant, City of Port Phillip, Victoria Police, emergency service organisations, the festival security contractor, transport agencies and other St Kilda Festival stakeholders.

The tender closes on August 26, 2016. ♦