Support us

Our Supporters

Melbourne Fringe is a not-for-profit organisation wtih a support team we love as much as our mums. We couldn’t make the Festival happen without our amazing donors, so thanks. You’re the best, chuck out the rest.

Creator – $10,000+

Michael Kantor and Silvia Frassoni
Naomi Milgrom Foundation
Craig Semple

Discoverer – $5,000+

Daniel Besen
Debbie Dadon
Rosemary Forbes and Ian Hocking
Dr Jenepher Martin
James McCaughey

Explorer – $2,500+

Sam and Monica Abrahams
John and Lorraine Bates
Ron and Margaret Dobell Foundation
Phlyssa Koshland
Michael Watt and Cecilie Hall

Innovator – $1,000+

Michael Agar
Sally Browne Fund, Australian Communities Foundation
Lyndsey Cattermole AM
Jason Craig
Carolyn and Peter Creswell
Rupert Myer AO
Rosemary Walls
Pinky Watson
Peter Wetenhall and Jo Horgan

Rabblerouser – $500+

Fiona Brook, on behalf of Zilla & Brook
Tamara and Mark Boldiston
Steven Carew
Liza Gelt
Sue Giles and Ian Pidd
David Geoffrey Hall
Michael Hyde
R & A King
Maggie Maguire OAM
Kath M Mainland CBE
Fiona McGauchie
Matthew Morse and Paris Jansen
Paul Muller
Gideon Obarzanek
Kaylene O’Neill
Juanita Pope
Jill Smith in honour of Joan Kirner
Leonard Vary
Sue Woodward

Accomplice – $200+

Ros Abercrombie
Julia Adams
Esther Anatolitis
Sarah Austin and Nicholas Verginis
Sally Basser
Xanthe Beesley
Nicole Beyer and Alice Nash
Meghan Bourke
Richard Chambers
Caroline Chernov and Nick Cox
Eloise Curry
Rinske Ginsberg
Stephanie Hamilton
Matthew Jones
Nicky Klempfner and Marcus O’Reilly
Benjamin Lee
Michele Lee
Sabina Lunja
Peter Manasantivongs
Lou Oppenheim
Anda Petrapsch
Felix Preval
Tony Ridler
Bertha Rubin and Ron Elisha
Lucy Schnall
Clive Scott
Andrea Stahel
Tim Stitz and Petra Kalive
Hon. Heidi Victoria MP
Kevin and Liz Walsh
Anonymous (1)

Fringe Community – Up to $200

We would also like to thank all of our wonderful Community donors that give so generously. Thank you for your ongoing support.


Thank you to Mark and Tamara Boldiston for their generous bequest to Melbourne Fringe.

To find out more about leaving a gift in your will, contact