Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation Limited

Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation Limited is a large-scale charity established in 2012. Their main activity is registered as culture and arts primarily serving aboriginal and torres strait islander people.

The Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation's vision is to provide vibrant and exciting platforms for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists and designers that are both ethical and innovative. In 2019, the Foundation did this by: -Delivering the 2019 Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair which supported 70 Art Centres, and generated $2.84 million for Indigenous communities -Delivering Country to Couture which celebrated fashion collaborations from over 30 artists and fashion designers -Delivering a travel assistance grant program which enabled 333 Indigenous artist and arts workers to attend the 2019 Fair -Delivering a 3 day program called "Cultural Keepers Program" that brought 30 Indigenous curators from around Australia to connect with each other and the participating art centres in the Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair -Research project into Indigenous fashion to identify the needs and aspirations of designers and artists

Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation Limited

Who They Help

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people



Total employee expenses: $267,993 (23% of revenue).
Average full-time equivalent salary: $89,331.

Revenue vs Expenses

Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation Limited has seen an average annual growth of 33% in revenue versus a 28% p.a. increase in expenses. This can be a good sign of financial health.

Grants given out in 2019 for use within Australia: $196,000

Assets vs Liabilities

As of 2019, Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation Limited has a debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio of 0.78. This is considered slightly riskier than average within the charity space.

Sources of Revenue

Sources of Expense

Responsible People

Cecilia Alfonso
Philip Watkins
Deputy Chairperson
Dorrie-anne Raymond
Franchesca Cubillo
Tarun Sharma
Board Member
Joann Russo
Board Member
Lynley Nargoodah
Board Member
Pamela Bigelow
Board Member
Stephanie Hawkins
Emma Summers
Public Officer

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Registration Status
Charity is registered.
DGR Status

Donations can be claimed as a tax deduction. (Fund name: DARWIN ABORIGINAL ART FAIR FOUNDATION FUND).

Office Address
8 Mcminn St
NT 0800
Operating States
Entity Type
Australian Public Company

A company is a non-individual client type. Company is defined to include a body corporate and any other unincorporated association or body of persons but does not include a partnership or a non-entity joint venture.

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