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Events and workshops

The following events provide an opportunity to increase your knowledge, build connections and access industry intelligence.

Events listed are supported by or align with our Arts Acumen program and are accurate at time of publishing. If you have an event you would like to submit for consideration, please email

Please note this is not an exhaustive list of industry and professional development events and workshops.  

The Fundamentals of Fundraising

Presented by Creative Partnerships Australia, this workshop will provide a comprehensive overview of the foundations and principles that all arts fundraising and development staff need to know.

Location: Brisbane

Date: 17 May 2017

Arts Governance - Meeting Processes

Presented by the Australia Council and Institute of Community Directors.This webinar will share best practice meeting processes, to help get the most from the valuable time of staff and board members. It is part of the Australia Council Arts Governance Program.

Location: Online

Date: 23 May 2017

How to Identify Bequest Prospects

Presented by AskRIGHT Fundraising Training. This webinar will incorporate the lessons on bequest behaviour gathered from Giving Australia, and show you how they apply to traditional and new charity sectors.

Location: Online

Date: 1 June 2017


Contracting arrangements for artists

Presented by Flying Arts Alliance, this free webinar will provide attendees with an understanding of the requirements for artists contracts.  

Location: Online

Date: Monday 5 June 2017


Australia Council Arts Governance Program

Presented by the Australia Council. A one day workshop developed specifically for the arts sector and promises to enhance participants' leadership in arts governance, supporting your organisation to thrive.

Location: Brisbane, Cairns

Date: Brisbane - 20 June 2017, Cairns - 22 June 2017