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Cultural Mobility meeting in Melbourne

June 12, 2014

0   After attending this meeting in Prague in 2011, I worked closely with the organisers, On the Move, to ensure that the second meeting could take place in Melbourne alongside our IETM Asian Satellite. This involved a great deal of communication and cooperation to engage both with the funders of the meeting, Asia Europe […]

IETM Asian Satellite success

May 17, 2014

0   I am happy to report that the Satellite meeting went well. With over 240 delegates, from 34 countries, all the sessions seemed to go off smoothly and there were some delighted comments at the summing up by Robyn Archer on the final day. The major success seems to have been the presence […]

Platform meeting of European and Asian funders

June 9, 2013

0 I was delighted to travel to Prague- intact despite the floods- for a two day conference on arts and mobility funding between Europe and Asia. The event attracted almost fifty representatives of government, trusts, foundations and projects dealing with arts workers in transit and was a fascinating and inspiring experience. I really enjoyed meeting […]

International Visa and Taxation Resource

August 8, 2010

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Researched and created International Visas and Taxation: a Guide for Performing Arts Organisations in Australia and New Zealand – an online resource for performing arts companies touring internationally. Worked with colleague Linda Sastradipradja to undertake this major project for Market Development Australia Council and Creative New Zealand. The guide aims to ease the process of […]

DEWHA- National Arts and Disability Strategy Facilitation

February 26, 2009


Facilitator of the final planning meeting in the creation of a National Arts and Disability Strategy for the Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts. Leading key contributors in the final stages of formulation of a wide-ranging policy document to be presented to the Cultural Ministers Council.

City of Melbourne Community Cultural Development Arts Grants

February 12, 2009


Leading a small team of specialist consultants in a review of the City’s Community Cultural Development Arts Grants. Wide ranging national and international research into best practice combined with feedback from programme users, staff and advisors to compile policy review and recommendations.

Lucy Guerin Inc

September 1, 2008


Worked with Artistic Director and Executive Producer to create an international touring strategy with a focus upon residencies in Europe. Created a plan that continues to inform this Key Organisation’s significant international expansion.

Dance 2012 Action Plan

May 26, 2008


Creator of the Dance 2012 Action Plan presented to the Federal Government by Australia Council Dance and Ausdance. This strategic policy document was created through extensive national consultations across the sector and addressed all the major issues in dance.