Gravity Media, a world leading global provider of complex live creative production and media services, today outlined the broadcast technology and television production undertaking that will see Gravity Media Australia create and deliver coverage of this year’s Adelaide Equestrian Festival across Australia and multiple international territories.


The Adelaide Equestrian Festival is an annual equestrian event, as 70 equestrian athletes and their horses from around the country this year compete to secure a place in the Australian team for the upcoming Olympic Games in Paris.


The Adelaide Equestrian Event – across this weekend – takes in the heart of the Adelaide CBD, Victoria Park/Pakapakanthi and its surrounding parklands with the four-day festival showcasing the disciplines of Dressage, Cross Country and Show Jumping.


Gravity Media Australia has been appointed by Adelaide Horse Trials Management Inc to deliver the major technology, logistics and production undertaking for the event.


Gravity Media Australia will deploy state-of-the-art high definition outside broadcast trucks, coupled with specialist broadcast technology and communications services developed by Gravity Media.


Coverage of the Adelaide Equestrian Festival will be broadcast nationally on Channel Nine as a one-hour highlights package post event, as well as livestreamed globally on Horse & Country TV, the leading equestrian sports & lifestyle network.


Adelaide Equestrian Festival Competition Director, Belinda Lindh said the AEF is excited to be working with Gravity Media Australia to deliver exceptional coverage of Australia’s premier equestrian event to the world.


“The size of the venue on Cross Country Day poses some significant technical challenges and with Gravity Media’s broadcast expertise and technology we are able to deliver fabulous pictures of Adelaide’s beautiful parklands and the Olympic sport of eventing which will be livestreamed across the globe during the competition.”


Nigel Naseby, Business Development Manager, Gravity Media Australia said: “We are delighted to be working with the Adelaide Equestrian Festival and deliver coverage of this special event in a spectacular setting to a global audience.”


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Gravity Media Australia’s acknowledged broadcast technology and production partnerships across major sports in Australia include the Australian Open and the Summer of Tennis, the Melbourne Cup and all major horse racing events in Australia, the Bathurst 1000 and the Repco Supercars Championship, the Bathurst 12 Hour, the ESL Intel Extreme Masters Sydney, the World Athletics Cross Country Championships, the Tour Down Under,  Cadel Evans Road Race, the PGA Tour of Australasia, the Stawell Gift, the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) in Melbourne, the Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, Crankworx Cairns, the FIM World Supercross Championship in Melbourne, the BMX Racing World Cup in Brisbane, a partnership with Cricket Australia for the coverage of multiple cricket competitions in Australia and the delivery of broadcast and production technology requirements for coverage of the rapidly expanding and developing AFLW.


Through its studios, production, post-production, outside broadcast facilities and specialist camera technologies, Gravity Media Australia is currently involved with major production companies, television networks and pay television and streaming platforms in Australia across projects including The Voice, Australian Idol, Dancing with the Stars, The Masked Singer, Australia’s Got Talent, Would I Lie to You?, The 1% Club and I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here.


Gravity Media Australia post-production centre, Gravity House, plays a key role in the production of major international television productions across broadcast, subscription and streaming platforms, as well as movies from the Marvel Universe and projects from multiple US and international studios, and many of Australia’s leading independent film productions.

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