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Women's Circus

Support Women's Circus future


We are proud to be one of the leading intersectional-feminist arts organisations in Australia supporting women, trans and non-binary people through employment, training, community programs, and artistic opportunities engaging 5000+ people annually. We know from decades of first hand experience the power circus has to transform and inspire.


Your donation will support:

  • 1600+ hours a year of subsidised performance and training space for independent artists through our Artistic Development Programs.
  • 20+ annual scholarship for marginalised community members into our Training and New Crew programs.
  • Delivery of subsidised community workshop programs to community groups through our Community Workshops.
  • Employment pathways through mentorships and training opportunities.
  • Continuing to create innovative community feminist-focused performances.

Just to name a few! Head to our website to find out more about our community.


"The accessibility of the Women’s Circus facilities and the expert support and ingenuity enables me to take more risks and forge new connections between my body and brain." - Melinda Smith (Mel) Visual Artist/Dancer who lives with cerebral palsy and ongoing Artist in Residence.


Thank you for your generosity.


Image below: Melinda Smith (Mel) working with Resident Trainer & Head Rigger Franca Stadler.


Video below: Hear from trainers, staff, artists and mentees about how Women's Circus has shaped and supported their creative practices and careers. 


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Contact Details

395 Barkly Street

Are donations tax deductible?


Will I receive a receipt for my donation?

Yes, as soon as your donation is processed.