Friends of Bruny
Friends of Bruny Island Foundation for the Arts (‘Friends of Bruny’) is the Foundation's donation program. Donations to the Foundation are tax deductible.
Friends of Bruny promote, support and contribute to the development of a nationally and globally significant arts presence on Bruny Island.
By becoming a Friend of Bruny you will be:
Contributing to unique and important arts initiatives, such as BRUNY20
Supporting artists to explore the theme of identify and environment, which will produce new ways for people in Australia and around the world to communicate, debate and understand issues such as climate change and marine protection
Making a positive and tangible contribution to Bruny Island, a place that gives positive experiences to 150,000 interstate and international visitors per year
Welcomed into the diverse ‘Bruny Island’ family and stay connected through the Foundation and its events
Making a safe and secure investment in a Foundation with an established track record of successfully delivering major initiatives on Bruny Island and ethically and responsibly managing funds.
Invited to VIP status at public and private events associated with BRUNY20
Acknowledged in Foundation communication materials, distributed nationally and internationally
Helping to ensure the future of BRUNY22, BRUNY24 and so forth, and in so doing helping to establish an important artistic legacy in one of Australia’s most iconic locations.
We offer great things for art lovers and supporters of the environment, including quarterly newsletters and advance notification of artist initiatives. We host a range of activities and events, connect the community to the arts and the environment, and raise money to support important projects and initiatives within the arts on Bruny Island.
Show your love for the arts on Bruny Island by becoming a Friend of Bruny, and help support the important role the arts play in our local and global communities.
Image Amber Koroluk-Stephenson Shelter, (Detail) BRUNY18
Becoming a Friend of Bruny is easy and donations to the Foundation are tax deductible.
You can click on the PayPal button at the bottom of this page, or in side menu of this website, and follow the instructions (remembering to include your email address). Or email the Foundation at: and tell us which of the following donation types suits you (or give a membership to someone else as a gift).
Discretionary Fund Friend
Our Special, Corporate and Discretionary Fund Friends make a greater contribution to the development of Foundation programs. Currently, we are recommending three packages which will assist the Foundation to deliver BRUNY20 and other initiatives.
$2,500 - $4,999
$1,000 - $2,499
All of our Friends receive appropriate acknowledgement (unless you request your donation to be anonymous) and Friends are invited to private previews, workshops, exhibitions, performances and presentations.