Our Donors

We are grateful to all our donors — big and small — for investing in us, and helping to grow and sustain our Festival and its programs Your generosity will support our longterm commitment to encourage literacy and learning in our community, and spark important national conversations.

Friends of the Festival

Helen Blythe
Tania Brougham
Dene Buxton
Mary Clark
Chris Clough
Caroline Cornish
Pia Di Mattina
Marg Downey
Paige Fitzroy
Rosemary Geer
Celia Hirsh
Jane Hiscock
Trudy Johnson
Julie Kantor AO
Jane Kinsman
Anna Koren
Georgie Lynch
Jane McCubbin
Susie Nathan
Sophie Patten
Kate Shelmerdine
Melinda Williams
Caroline Wilson
Mandy Yencken
Anita Ziemer


Annie and Andrew Bell 
Michael Buxton AM and Janet Buxton
Suzy Calley and Garry Johnson
Christine and Terry Campbell AO
Sue and Leigh Clifford AC
Min and Ian Darling AO
Paula Fox AO and Lindsay Fox AC
Lesley and Geoff Freeman
Rosemary and David Geer
Rebecca and Jamie Gray
Julie Kantor AO
Connie and Craig Kimberley OAM
Denis Roche
Ken Roche AO
Gianna Totaro
Mandy and Ted Mencken


Anonymous x 2
Tania and Sam Brougham
Creina and Michael Cadden
Caroline and Philip Cornish AM
David Deague
Helen Gannon
John Gibson
Susan Nathan


Crothers Walton Foundation
Sue Dahn AM
Anne Hodges
Janet Whiting AM and Phil Lukies
James Best and Doris Young


Primrose Bright
Christine Clough
Amanda Coombs
Jeremy Cutts
Elissa Joachim and Dan Feldman
The Hon Betty King KC
Antony and Georgie Lynch
Susanna Mason
Terry Murphy KC and Margaret Lodge
M & A Partners
Ralph Renard
Helen Sykes