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.

Special Projects
Fringe Furniture for Gender Equality

Naomi Milgrom Foundation


John and Lorraine Bates
Debbie Dadon
Rosemary Forbes and Ian Hocking
Dr Jenepher Martin
Rosemary Walls and Pinky Watson consortium
Michael Watt and Cecilie Hall

Ralph McLean Microgrants

Michael Agar and Caroline Farmer

Tamara and Mark Boldiston
Jason Craig
Maggie Maguire OAM

Fringe Supporters
Creator – $10,000+

Michael Kantor and Silvia Frassoni
Craig Semple

Discoverer – $5,000+

Linda Herd
Jewel Box Performances
James McCaughey

Explorer – $2,500+

Sam and Monica Abrahams
Sally Browne Fund
Ron and Margaret Dobell Foundation
Phlyssa Koshland
Nick Wimbush

Innovator – $1,000+

Lyndsey Cattermole AM
Carolyn and Peter Creswell
David Geoffrey Hall
Rupert Myer AO
Gideon Obarzanek
Ian Pidd
Peter Wetenhall and Jo Horgan
Anonymous (1)

Rabblerouser – $500+

Don Anderson
Fiona Brook, on behalf of Zilla & Brook
Steven Carew
Liza Gelt
R & A King
Nicky Klempfner and Marcus O’Reilly
Kath M Mainland CBE
Fiona McGauchie
Matthew Morse and Paris Jansen
Paul Muller
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
Tamara and Mark Boldiston
Meghan Bourke
Elizabeth Bradlow
Richard Chambers
Caroline Chernov and Nick Cox
Jason Craig
Eloise Curry
Rinske Ginsberg
Stephanie Hamilton
Nick Hays
Mike Hyde
Matthew Jones
Benjamin Lee
Michele Lee
Sabina Lunja
Peter Manasantivongs
Georgie Meyer
Lou Oppenheim
Anda Petrapsch
Felix Preval
Jerry Remkes
Tony Ridler
Bertha Rubin and Ron Elisha
Lucy Schnall
Clive Scott
Katrina Sedgwick
Andrea Stahel
Tim Stitz and Petra Kalive
Hon. Heidi Victoria MP
Kevin and Liz Walsh
Kate and Abby Woosha
Anonymous (2)

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