Funding Decisions

Creative Partnerships Australia’s funding programs are supported by the Australian Government through the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications.

Plus1 funding decisions

Our Plus1 program provides funding to small-to-medium arts organisations to create new work, attract new donors, build relationships and boost their fundraising skills, by matching donations raised through fundraising campaigns.

For the 2021/22 Plus1 funding round, we committed $1,212,500 of in-principle matched funding, to 36 arts organisations around Australia.

  • A is for Atlas (VIC)
    Western districts pilot – grounding rural practice
  • ACE Open (SA)
    Matching Mates: growing the ACE Open studio donors circle
  • Agency Projects (VIC)
    Building the economic capacity of Indigenous Art Centres
  • Australian Design Centre (NSW)
    First Nations Creative Program: Give to Double Your Impact
  • AVÉ Australian Vocal Ensemble (QLD)
    AVE Plus 1 Challenge
  • Back to Back Theatre (VIC)
    Back to Back: Leveraging an engaged Board with Events
  • Biennale of Sydney (NSW)
    Supporting the 24th Biennale of Sydney Public Programs
  • Carclew (SA)
    Carclew Endowment Fund
  • Chunky Move (VIC)
    Launching Chunky Move’s new Patron Program
  • CircusWA (WA)
    A Western Circus Revolution
  • Co3 (WA)
    Project 2023 – New Worlds New Works
  • Dandenong Ranges Community Cultural Centre (VIC)
    Burrinja 2022 Giving Campaign
  • Duldig Studio – Museum + Sculpture Garden (VIC)
    Fine Forms: Celebrating Duldig Studio’s Sculpture Garden
  • Flipside Circus (QLD)
    Brisbane Circus Centre – a new home for Flipside Circus
  • FORM Dance Projects (NSW)
    Be our Dance Champion!
  • Genesis Baroque (VIC)
    Genesis Baroque Backstage – Join our Community!
  • Gondwana Choirs (NSW)
    Gondwana Choirs – Growing Support and Supporting Growth
  • InReview (SA)
  • Jewish Museum of Australia (VIC)
  • Junction Arts Festival (TAS)
    Jump into Junction
  • Linden New Art (VIC)
    Juncture Project: Mid career art prize and bespoke mentoring
  • Liquid Architecture (VIC)
    Experiments Fund: Liquid Architecture Commissions 2022
  • Mundaring Arts Centre (WA)
    Keeping the Lights On At Midland Junction Arts Centre
  • Natalie Miller Fellowship (VIC)
    Be a catalyst for change
  • New Steel City Strings (NSW)
    Steel City Strings: Scaling Up
  • Pigeons Projects Ltd T/A 100 Story Building (VIC)
    Programs for young people in our new storymaking space
  • Shaun Parker & Company (NSW)
    “AND 1, 2, 3, 4″” – Genesis Partners and Grassroot Supporters
  • Southern Buoy Studios (VIC)
    Seven Plus One
  • The Australian Haydn Ensemble (NSW)
    Australian Haydn Ensemble Plus 1 Challenge
  • The Mill (SA)
    Become a Champion of The Arts.
  • The Social Studio (VIC)
    Patron Program Drive
  • The Story Island Project (TAS)
    Story Island Project: Keep the Stories Alive
  • The Sydney Writers’ Festival (NSW)
    Dialogue Next Generation Philanthropy
  • The Torch Project (VIC)
    Painting New Pathways – Support Participants to become staff
  • Winton Movies (QLD)
    Royal theatre restoration project
  • Wollongong Conservatorium of Music (NSW)
    Fuel the Future of Music | Musical Gifts

For the 2020/21 Plus1 funding round, we committed $1,200,200 of in-principle matched funding, to 41 arts organisations around Australia.

  • 3MBS Fine Music Melbourne (VIC)
    3MBS Fine Music for the Future – Transmission Upgrades
  • Abbotsford Convent Foundation (VIC)
    Keep it Green: Adapting Inside Out
  • Arena Theatre Company (VIC)
  • Australian Dance Theatre (SA)
    Supernature: Super Supporters
  • Australian National Memorial Theatre (VIC)
    High-Tech, Triple-Threat
  • Australian Theatre For Young People (NSW)
    Australian Theatre for Young People (ATYP) Capital Campaign
  • Barking Gecko Theatre Company (WA)
    Wonder Club Giving Circle
  • Big Fork Theatre Co-op Ltd (QLD)
    Make Brisbane Comedy Accessible
  • BLINDSIDE Artist Run Initiative (VIC)
    B-SIDE+ The start of the world as we want it.
  • Brisbane Writers Festival (QLD)
    60 Years of BWF – Honouring Legacy, Sustaining Future
  • Canberra Youth Theatre (ACT)
    Support our Resident Artist Program
  • Crossroad Arts Inc (QLD)
    Sponsorship/ Development Officer position
  • Dance Hub South Australia (SA)
    Young Artist Program Donation Campaign
  • Ensemble Offspring (NSW)
    Offspring for All: new music streaming for all to enjoy!
  • Feminist Writers Festival (VIC)
    Fostering our feminist future.
  • Festival of Jewish Arts and Music (VIC)
    We’re All In This Together
  • Fremantle Biennale (WA)
    Biennale Benefactors & YourBiennale
  • Helpmann Academy (SA)
    Incubating Creativity
  • InkMasters Cairns Inc (QLD)
    InkFest 2021
  • Island Magazine Inc (TAS)
    Futureproofing Island Magazine by enhancing digital capacity
  • JamFactory Contemporary Craft & Design (SA)
    Medici Collective Business Circle
  • Melbourne Electronic Sound Studio (VIC)
    Show Your #SynthLove – Get MESSy and Be Our Plus1 !
  • Monkey Baa Theatre Company (NSW)
    Creative Associate Production Fund for Diverse Artists
  • Moorambilla Voices Ltd (NSW)
    Moorambilla Voices Patron’s Circle
  • Omega Ensemble (NSW)
    CoLAB: Composer Accelerator Program
  • Outer Space Artist Run Initiative (QLD)
    Outer Space: Support emerging art in Queensland
  • PhotoAccess Incorporated (ACT)
    Who’s In The Picture?
  • Port Fairy Spring Music Festival (VIC)
    2021-22 Community Projects, Port Fairy Spring Music Festival
  • Restless Dance Theatre (SA)
    Keep Restless DANCING
  • Robin Boyd Foundation (VIC)
    RBF Kick-start
  • South East Arts (NSW)
    Building Individual Donors
  • Spare Parts Puppet Theatre (WA)
    Spare Parts Puppet Theatre’s Next Generation Appeal
  • Sprung!! Integrated Dance Theatre (NSW)
    The Future is Sprung!!
  • STRUT Dance (WA)
    Pathways to Crystal Pite
  • Studio A (NSW)
    Double Love
  • Sunshine Coast Chamber Music Festival (QLD)
    ‘Chamber Music Rocks’
  • The Performance Space Ltd (NSW)
    Queer Nu Donors: have your love of Queer Art doubled in 2021
  • The Sydney International Piano Competition (The Sydney) (NSW)
    Composing the Future
  • Tracks Dance (NT)
    New Works 2021
  • un Projects (VIC)
    un Magazine: dialogue and ideas in contemporary art
  • Van Diemen’s Band (TAS)
    ‘””Bohemia”” recording project

For the 2019/20 Plus1 funding round, we committed $1,196,500 of in-principle matched funding, to 40 arts organisations around Australia.

  • Adelaide Chamber Singers (SA)
    Get us to the Games
  • Artlink Australia (SA)
    Artlink Indigenous Trainee Editor Position
  • Arts Mildura (VIC)
    Arts Mildura 2020 fundraising campaign
  • The Australian Haydn Ensemble Inc (NSW)
    Australian Haydn Ensemble Plus 1 Challenge
  • Ballet Theatre Queensland (QLD)
    Ballet Theatre Queensland Tutu Campaign
  • Bach Akademie Australia Ltd (NSW)
    Brilliance of BACH: Build Bach Akademie Australia’s future
  • Big hART (TAS)
    Traditional Heroes – Story and Portrait Project
  • Bleached Arts Ltd (QLD)
    Be Part of Bleach* The Gold Coast Festival’s Future
  • The Blue Room Theatre (WA)
    TRANSFORMATION: The Blue Room Theatre 30th Birthday Appeal
  • Centre for Contemporary Photography (VIC)
    Photography by Design
  • Centre for Stories Limited (WA)
    Story Supporters: Centre for Stories (CfS)
  • Co-Opera Incorporated (SA)
    Co-Opera’s Young Artist Program
  • Contemporary Asian Australian Performance (NSW)
    100+ Voices Speak
  • Craft ACT: Craft + Design Centre (ACT)
    You are part of the CraftACT story. Fifty@50
  • Darlinghurst Theatre Company (NSW)
    The Chair’s Group:Empowering Future Female led Aust. Theatre
  • Darwin Visual Arts Association (NT)
    Creativity is Contagious – Pass it on
  • Documentary Australia Foundation (NSW)
    What’s your Issue? Join us to double your impact
  • Experimenta Media Arts (VIC)
    Engaging children and families with art driven by technology
  • Finucane & Smith / Auspicious Projects (VIC)
    DINNER & A SIREN SHOW – The Waterborne Major Donor Dinner!
  • Flinders Quartet Inc. (VIC)
    HEAR HER VOICE: Championing Women in Composition
  • Four Winds Concerts Inc (NSW)
    Just 21
  • Guildhouse Incorporated (SA)
    DOUBLE UP: To double down on artistic ambition
  • Griffin Theatre Company (NSW)
    Griffin Women’s Initiative
  • Institute Of Modern Art (QLD)
    New Tiered Donorship Model: IMA Trailblazers and Foundation
  • Mosman Art Gallery (NSW)
    Hunters & Collectors – Supporting the Mosman Art Collection
  • The Mill (SA)
    The Mill – Building Capacity, Striving for Sustainability
  • Next Wave Festival Incorporated (VIC)
    35 Years of Next Wave
  • Perth Institute Contemporary Arts (WA)
    Future Together
  • Play On Arts Ltd. (VIC)
    See another side of music: Play On 2020 Fundraiser
  • Propel Youth Arts WA (WA)
    Representation Matters: Building Our Future Cultural Leaders
  • Progressive Broadcasting Service Co-operative Limited (VIC)
    Make It Home
  • Sydney Philharmonia Choirs (SPC) (NSW)
    100 Minutes of Australian Music
  • Theatre Republic Ltd (SA)
    Theatre Republic presents The Bleeding Tree by Angus Cerini
  • Red Rattler Theatre (NSW)
    Give A Rat’s…
  • Red Stitch Actors Theatre (VIC)
    Cromwell Road Rehearsal and Theatre Space
  • SecondEcho Ensemble (TAS)
    What Makes You Beautiful
  • The Stella Prize Inc (VIC)
    Stella Future Makers Circle
  • Snuff Puppets (VIC)
    Snuff Lovers
  • Stephanie Lake Company (VIC)
  • The Unconformity Inc (TAS)
    Unconstrained: Remodelling The Unconformity partner program

MATCH LAB funding decisions

Our MATCH LAB program provides funding to independent artists to create new work, attract new donors, build relationships and boost their fundraising skills, by matching donations raised through fundraising campaigns.

In 2021/22 we offered 26 artists in-principle funding. In February 2022, these artists attended our Raising Money for your Art clinic to develop a fundraising campaign to raise money for a project of their choice.

  • Brittanie Shipway (NSW)
    Yellow Rock – A Gumbaynggirr Songline
  • Olivia Satchell (VIC)
    The Grief Trilogy
  • Pia Robinson (QLD)
    Martin and friends
  • Will Fiske (VIC)
    Awaken Issue #2
  • Conor Misson (VIC)
    The Cherry Blossoms Project
  • Penny Moore (VIC)
    Memento Vivere: John Flaus – An authentic Australian voice
  • Isha Sharvani Mott (WA)
  • Scott Elstermann (WA)
    Petrushka (Game, Set, Match)
  • Jane Longhurst (TAS)
    The Black Bag Trilogy – Performance 02: Request Concert
  • Fanomezana Razafimamonjy (NT)
    Short, trailer and teaser for PROMISED LAND
  • Mia’kate Russell (VIC)
    You Can’t Say HIs Name
  • Patrick Livesey (VIC)
    Cavemen by Angus Cameron
  • Mara Schwerdtfeger (NSW)
    Gathering Geographies
  • Yitzhak Yedid (WA)
    Nigunim, songs without words
  • Sally Coleman (NSW)
    Big Sand – Visual Assets
  • Louise Klerks (VIC)
    The Chalk Art of Mark Davis
  • Stephanie Ghajar (VIC)
  • David Gagliardi (VIC)
    Film: Everyone Goes To Heaven In The Clothes They Died In
  • Natalie Dietz (NSW)
    New work: “Surrender” & Australian tour
  • Joel Bray (VIC)
  • Christian Bagin (VIC)
    Médée, a tragic opera comedy
  • Nathan Bryon (NSW)
    Postgraduate Study: San Francisco Conservatory of Music
  • Teresa Izzard (WA)
  • Jay Emmanuel (WA)
    Encounter Theatre
  • Anthony Albrecht (SA)
    Kaurna Meyunna – The Seasons
  • Jules Orcullo (NSW)
    Fraser Babies

In 2020/21 we offered 36 artists in-principle funding. In February 2021, these artists attended our Raising Money for your Art clinic to develop a fundraising campaign to raise money for a project of their choice.

  • Alana Holmberg (VIC)
    Porch Diaries
  • Anni Hagberg (VIC)
    Buying My First Kiln
  • Bridie Hooper (QLD)
  • Brodie Rowlands (VIC)
    Fight Club
  • Brooke Leeder (WA)
  • Catarina Hebbard (QLD)
    Queensland premiere of Anatomy of A Suicide by Alice Birch
  • Chris Luscri (VIC)
  • Donna McRae (VIC)
  • Eliza Sanders (NSW)
    That Was Friday – premiere season of new performance work
  • Esther Van Doornum (VIC)
  • Esther Takac (VIC)
    The Narrow Bridge (previously called We don’t want you here)
  • Fiona Stafford (VIC)
    “HEARTH”, a new play by Fleur Murphy.
  • Georgia Scott (NSW)
    Seidler Diaries 3rd of September 1940
  • Hannah Rohrlach (SA)
    Future Foods – Educational Stream
  • Hannah Friebel (VIC)
    Sincerely Survivor
  • Jeremy Rose (NSW)
    Disruption! EPK and video
  • Julian Tynan (NSW)
  • Justin Nott (VIC)
    Variations On Existence: Creative Development
  • Kate Harman (QLD)
    16 (working title)
  • Luke Graham (QLD)
    Sharko. Embrace the Future.
  • Matthew Grant (VIC)
    Cremorne Pleasure Cardens
  • Merinda Davies (QLD)
    Conversations with the Forest
  • Michael Grebla (WA)
    Michael Grebla Australian Composition Tour
  • Natalie Gauci (QLD)
    Pictures of Mars
  • Paul Castles (NSW)
    Mind Mouth Memory
  • Paulina Quinteros (NSW)
  • Robert Nairn (SA)
    ‘Seidler Diaries’ Duos for Viola and Double Bass
  • Rohan Cannon (NSW)
    Songs from The Wayside
  • Sally Richardson (WA)
  • Shirin Majd (QLD)
    Stolen Identity
  • Steven Kreamer (NSW)
    Phar Lap: The Musical – Workshop Development
  • Texta Queen (VIC)
    TheySwarm development
  • Thomas Marlin (SA)
    Duo Rasa in Uraidla
  • Tiina Alinen and Annalouise Paul (QLD & NSW) (National)
    JOURNEY: A national platform for danceworks that showcase our migration narratives and living traditions
  • Vladimir Fanshil (NSW)

In 2019/20 we offered 25 artists in-principle funding. In November 2019, these artists attended our Raising Money for your Art clinic to develop a fundraising campaign to raise money for a project of their choice.

  • Adriano Cappelletta (NSW)
    Never Let Me Go
  • Alison Bennett Taylor (WA)
    Because of You…
  • Alison Currie (SA)
    New works by Alison Currie
  • Brett Brown (NSW)
    Brett Brown – Debut Album
  • Carly Young (TAS)
  • Claire Cross (VIC)
    YoWo Music Fundraiser Gig
  • David Mealor (SA)
    Program of Activities 1 July 2020 – 30 June 2021
  • Hannah Illingworth (NT)
    From the Fringes
  • Jacqueline Marshall (QLD)
    Heart I Love You
  • James Batchelor (ACT)
    Cosmic Ballroom
  • Janine Kaiser (VIC)
    The Best Noodles on Fawke Street
  • Kate Lefoe (VIC)
    Wicked Women: a Queer short film
  • Dr Kenji Fujimura (VIC)
    The Reissiger Project
  • Linda Klarfeld (QLD)
    Millennium Women Melbourne Tour
  • Matthias Schack-Arnott (VIC)
    Cyclo – Debut Solo Album
  • Mike Barry (NSW)
    Action Tank Book 2
  • Rebecca Mayo (ACT)
    RUMPUS 2020 Season
  • Sally Ingleton (NT)
  • Sarah Hadley (NSW)
  • Sarah Emery (NSW)
    Real Bright Hard
  • Sharnya Thomson Yates (SA)
  • Susie Dee (VIC)
  • Tarah Carey (VIC)
    Gravity Dolls Creative Space
  • Travis Dewan (QLD)
    Developing BNE ART – Brisbane Art Guide

Arts Mentoring decisions

Our Arts Mentoring programs fund arts organisations to work one-on-one with an experienced arts mentor to develop goals and strategies for their organisation.

Creative Partnerships Australia supported 16 arts organisations across Australia with a unique opportunity to work one-on-one with an experienced arts leader, building capacity to successfully navigate through the impact brought to the industry as a result of COVID-19.

  • Anangu Arts & Cultural Aboriginal Corp (SA)
  • Arts Margaret River (WA)
  • Australian Haydn Ensemble (NSW)
  • Bach Academie (NSW)
  • Centre for Contemporary Photography (VIC)
  • Circus Nexus (VIC)
  • Craft QLD (QLD)
  • Hellenic Museum (VIC)
  • Helpmann Academy (SA)
  • Murray Art Museum Albury (NSW)
  • PICA (WA)
  • Poetry in Action (NSW)
  • River of Art Festival (NSW)
  • SYN (VIC)
  • The Wheeler Centre (VIC)
  • Western Edge youth Arts (VIC)

Creative Partnerships Australia supported 7 South Australian arts organisations with a unique opportunity to work one-on-one with an experienced arts leader to strengthen organisational operations.

  • ActNow Theatre (SA)
  • Chamber Music Adelaide (SA)
  • Slingsby Theatre Company Limited (SA)
  • SALA (South Australian Living Artists) Festival (SA)
  • Australian Dance Theatre Ltd (SA)
  • National Railway Museum (SA)
  • Guildhouse (SA)

Creative Partnerships Australia supported 11 Australian arts organisations through the LIFT Arts Fundraising Mentoring Program. Specifically for fundraising managers or executives who play key roles in fundraising, the mentoring program offers a unique opportunity for organisations to work with an experienced arts fundraiser.

  • Canberra International Music Festival (ACT)
  • Shoalhaven Regional Gallery (NSW)
  • Shopfront Arts Co-op (NSW
  • Northern Rivers Performing Arts (NSW)
  • Omega Ensemble (NSW)
  • Circa Contemporary Circus (QLD)
  • Metro Arts (QLD)
  • Arena Theatre Company (VIC)
  • 3MBS Fine Music Melbourne (VIC)
  • Monash Gallery of Art (VIC)
  • Abbotsford Convent Foundation (VIC)

We supported 5 arts organisations to participate in our Arts Leadership Mentoring Program in 2019. The program offers an opportunity to work one-on-one with an experienced arts leader.

  • Creative Broadcasters Ltd (T/A 4ZZZ) (QLD)
  • Crossroad Arts Inc (QLD)
  • Digi Youth Arts Inc (QLD)
  • KickArts Contemporary Arts (QLD)
  • Playlab (QLD)

Australian Cultural Fund Boost

The 2020/21 ACF Boost was open to independent artists and arts organisations across Australia with a preference given to projects residing, practicing in or touring work to bushfire or drought affected regions, with up to $5,000 of matched funding to put towards their project.

In 2017/18 ACF Boost was offered for the first time with one-off, matched funding to first-time users of the Australian Cultural Fund, with up to $2,000 of matched funding to put towards their project.

22 independent Australian artists and art organisations took part in the 2020/2021 ACF Boost program, with over $100,000 offered in matched funding.

  • Sally McLean (VIC) – $3,500
    Dark Arcadia
  • Katie Noonan (QLD) – $5,000
    Australian Vocal Ensemble – AVE
  • The Space Company (VIC) – $3,000
    Stardust + The Mission (double bill)
  • Kath Papas Productions (VIC) – $4,880
    The Phoenix Tour: Give Gippsland a Phoenix For Christmas!
  • Soundstream New Music (SA) – $4,600
    Regional SA Tour of ‘Primordial’
  • Endangered Productions (NSW) – $5,000
    The Coffee Cantata – Bach’s moral mayhem comes to rural NSW
  • Katie Yap (VIC) – $5,000
  • Itet – John Noble’s Quartet Program (VIC) – $3,000
    Itet – John Noble’s Quartet Program, Bairnsdale
  • Stephen Kok (NSW) – $4,000
    Word Smith Volume 2
  • Sydney Improvised Music Association (NSW) – $5,000
    Sydney Improvised Music Associations Regional Touring Fund
  • MZAZA (QLD) – $5,000
    MZAZA’s The Birth and Death of Stars Tour
  • Lewis Major Projects (SA) – $5,000
    S/WORDS – A new contemporary dance work
  • Spinifex Gum (VIC) – $5,000
    Spinifex Gum – Sunshine
  • Hannah Lane (VIC) – $4,100
    Ensemble 642 – Digital Music Recording and Video
  • Steel City Strings (NSW) – $5,000
    Virtual Concert by SCS Quartet
  • Interweave Arts (TAS) – $5,000
    Remade Creatives Network
  • Writers Republic (QLD) – $5,000
    The Bunker Spoken Word
  • Sydney Chamber Opera (NSW) – $5,000
    Digital Streaming of Breaking Glass World Premiere
  • Australian String Quartet (SA) – $5,000
    ASQ Encores – commissions to celebrate Australian composers
  • Word Travels (NSW) – $5,000
    Slam Your Poetry – in schools
  • Burrinja (VIC) – $4,475
    Ode to Burrinja – a performance poetry production
  • GUTS Dance Central Australia (NT) – $5,000
    Value For Money

42 diverse independent arts, artistic groups and arts organisations from around the country raised over $170,000 during their ACF Boost campaigns. Those who raised over $2,000 received a boost of $2,000.

  • 15 Minutes from Anywhere (VIC) – $2,000
    Just a Boy, Standing in Front of a Girl
  • AJZ Productions (SA) – $2,000
    True North Youth Theatre Ensemble Pathways project
  • André Piguet (VIC) – $2,000
    GLASSHOUSE/STONEHOUSE residency, France
  • Angela Little (NSW) – $2,000
    Studying Screen Scoring, USC Los Angeles
  • Angelo Salamanca (VIC) – $2,000
    Broken Boat
  • Black Hole Theatre (VIC) – $2,000
    The Line
  • Boxcopy (QLD) – $2,000
    Boxcopy Exhibition Program 2018-19
  • Canberra Wind Symphony (ACT) – $2,000
    Canberra Wind Symphony 2018 Season
  • Clocked Out (QLD) – $2,000
    The Listening Museum 3: Clocked Out
  • Daisy Sanders with Emma Fishwick, Jay Emmanuel and Lisa Nakaora (WA) – $2,000
    A RESTING MESS – Finland residency
  • Dan Koop (VIC) – $2,000
    New Developments: Dan Koop & Jamie Lewis
  • Daniel Schlusser Ensemble (VIC) – $2,000
    They Divided The Sky
  • Diane Malet (SA) – $1,421
    inMotion Gallery
  • Emma Hall (VIC) – $2,000
    World Problems
  • Flying Arts Alliance (QLD) – $2,000
    Art for Life
  • Frank’s Fantastic Fairy Tale Theatre (NSW) – $2,000
    Frank’s Fantastic Fairy Tale Theatre
  • Hattie Archibald (NSW) – $2,000
    Gut Feeling
  • InkMasters Cairns Inc. (QLD) – $2,000
    InkMasters Print Exhibition 2018
  • Karen Vanspall (VIC) – $2,000
    The Paris Salon – Liszt & Chopin
  • Lor Journal (VIC) – $2,000
    Lor Journal Contributor Payments
  • Lucas Li (VIC) – $2,000
  • LWDance Hub (SA) – $2,000
    Mind The Gap residency
  • Mackay Chamber Music Festival (QLD) – $2,000
    Mackay Chamber Music Festival
  • Marian Street Theatre for Young People (NSW) – $2,000
    New Work for Young People – ‘Seahorse’
  • Maura Pierlot (ACT) – $2,000
  • Must Go Faster (NSW) – $2,000
  • Noosa Regional Gallery (QLD) – $2,000
    No Human Being is Illegal: evolution
  • Perth International Jazz Festival (WA) – $2,000
    PIJF Performing Artist Fund
  • Playlab (QLD) – $2,000
    Build Theatre that Matters
  • Rachael Woodward (WA) – $2,000
    Valentine’s Little Light
  • Rebecca Thomson (TAS) – $2,000
    Women Of The Island
  • Rebecca Thomson and Claire d’Este (TAS) – $2,000
    Sisters Unearthly
  • Romi Kupfer (VIC) – $2,000
    Singing Swallows
  • Seen & Heard Cabaret (VIC) – $2,000
    Seen & Heard Cabaret 2018 Tour
  • Shane W Smith (ACT) – $2,000
    Triumviratus: 540 page graphic novelap
  • Smarter Pictures (INT) (NSW) – $2,000
  • The José Carbó Trio (QLD) – $2,000
    The José Carbó Trio Recording
  • The Strides (NICK GARBETT) (NSW) – $2,000
    Help release The Strides fourth album!
  • Timothy Monley (WA) – $2,000
    Caves House – Place of Love
  • Tom Blake (NSW) – $2,000
    Exhibition at Artsource Customs House
  • Victoria Schnaedelbach (VIC) – $2,000
    Colour by Numbers Documentary Project
  • WITS – Women in Theatre and Screen (NSW) – $2,000

Other Programs

We provide support to arts professionals through a range of opportunities.

In 2021, we provided 20 early to mid-career arts fundraisers with the opportunity to participate in the Asia Pacific Institute in Educational Fundraising (APIEF) online training event.

  • Anais Maro (ACT)
    Canberra Youth Theatre
  • Jodie Cunningham (ACT)
    Craft ACT: Craft and Design Centre
  • Stella Kirkby (NSW)
    Performance Space
  • Claudia Rowe (NSW)
    Australian Museum
  • James Buchanan (NSW)
    Orange Regional Conservatorium
  • Bryce Youngman (NSW)
    Poetry In Action
  • Julie Englefield (QLD)
    Australian Dance Council, Ausdance (QLD) Inc
  • Karina May (QLD)
    Mackay Regional Council – Artspace Mackay
  • Abbie Taylor (SA)
    Adelaide Festival Centre
  • Stephanie Acraman (SA)
  • Tara Falleti (SA)
    Adelaide Film Festival
  • Celia Mallard (VIC)
    Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery
  • Annabel Cussen (VIC)
    Warrnambool Art Gallery
  • Patrick Crummy (VIC)
    Melbourne Theatre Company
  • Carissa Dyall (VIC)
    Australian National Academy of Music
  • Alana Culverhouse (WA)
    Contemporary Dance Company of Western Australia
  • Michelle Wright (WA)
    Arts Margaret River Inc
  • Coralie Bishop (WA)
    West Australian Opera
  • Grace Connors (WA)
    The Last Great Hunt
  • Suzanna Gaunt (WA)
    Perth International Arts Festival

In 2020, we provided 23 early to mid-career arts fundraisers with the opportunity to participate in the Asia Pacific Institute in Educational Fundraising (APIEF) online training event.

  • Rhen Soggee (SA)
    ActNow Theatre
  • Indi Ranson (WA)
  • Katie Henebery (NSW)
    Australian Chamber Orchestra
  • Roxy Kavanagh (VIC)
    Australian Youth Orchestra
  • Sytske Hillenius (NSW)
    Bell Shakespeare
  • Lisa Polten (NSW)
    Biennale of Sydney
  • David Ryan (NSW)
  • Rebecca Collings (WA)
    Co3 Australia
  • Louise Dunn (SA)
    ACE Open
  • Victoria Bowes (SA)
    Guildhouse Inc
  • Olivia Power (SA)
    Helpmann Academy
  • Miranda Borman (VIC)
    Melbourne Fringe
  • Henrietta Wilson (NSW)
    National Art School
  • Sophia Halloway (ACT)
    National Gallery of Australia
  • Natasha King (ACT)
    National Museum of Australia
  • Rachael Parsons (NSW)
    New England Regional Art Museum
  • Sophie Le Butt (WA)
    Perth Festival
  • Monica Curro (VIC)
    Port Fairy Spring Music Festival
  • Lucy Whyte (QLD)
    Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art
  • Georgia Lynas (QLD)
    Queensland Theatre Company
  • James Ralston (VIC)
  • Evrim Şen (VIC)
    Student Youth Network Inc.
  • Zoe Scrogings (NT)
    Yothu Yindi Foundation Aboriginal Corporation

In 2019, we provided six early to mid-career arts fundraisers the opportunity to attend an upcoming training event, the Asia Pacific Institute in Educational Fundraising (APIEF).

  • Vanessa, Lloyd (NSW)
    General Manager at Performance Space
  • Rebecca, Kais (WA)
    Foundation Manager at Art Gallery of Western Australia
  • Simon, Gregg (VIC)
    Director at Gippsland Art Gallery
  • Georgia, Wilson (NSW)
    Development Coordinator at Australian Theatre for Young People
  • Benjamin, Lee (VIC)
    Patrons Manager at The Australian Ballet
  • Meredith, Dellar (NT)
    Development & Communications Manager at Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory