Organisation Directory

Artworks Inc

Artworks Inc is an independent community art studio which offers an innovative combination of art and social inclusion. Artworks provide visual art studio sessions in various mediums for community members who live in the City of Onkaparinga.

Participants develop their personal art work through dedicated studio time, which provides the opportunity to experiment with different techniques, to explore ideas and concepts in an unhurried and supportive social environment. The studio fosters both creative and personal growth.


Australasian Performing Right Association Ltd (APRA)

APRA is an association administering the rights of the world's composers, songwriters and publishers in Australia and New Zealand.

APRA represents over 70,000 Australasian writers and publishers through direct membership, and around 2 million writers and publishers worldwide. APRA does this by licensing and collecting licence fees from music users and then distributing the licence fees collected (as royalty payments) to the copyright owners, whose works have been used.

Australia Business Arts Foundation (AbaF)

Every day we bring together the worlds of business and the arts around Australia.

Through information, expert advice and networking events we are the catalyst for giving business a creative edge and helping to make artistic visions a reality.

For over 10 years AbaF has helped change the culture of private sector support for the arts in Australia and built the capacity of the arts, business and donors to connect. 

Private support for the arts has almost doubled from $108 million in 2000 to $221 million in 2010.

Australia Council for the Arts

The Australia Council for the Arts is the Australian Government’s arts funding and advisory body. We support Australia’s arts through funding, strengthening and developing the arts sector.

We collaborate to build new audiences, foster philanthropic support and deepen our understanding of the arts through research.

Each year, we deliver more than $160 million in funding for arts organisations and individual artists across the country.

Australian Company of Performing Arts

The Australian Company of Performing Arts is a school that offers students a complete education in all facets of the performing arts; dance, vocal, drama and performance.

Our aim is to provide students with a varied education, this is achieved through offering the widest variety of classes and styles in both a professional and fun format.

Uniquely, we also offer students with talent and those wishing to work towards a professional career the technique, performance and advice to assist in achieving their goals.

Australian Copyright Council

Supporting a creative Australia through information and advice on copyright.

The Australian Copyright Council is an independent, non-profit organisation formed in 1968. Our mission is to advance the arts and the creative industries in Australia by promoting the value of copyright.

The Copyright Council's 24 members include the peak bodies for Australian writers, musicians, photographers, visual artists, journalists, film makers and architects.

Australian Dance Council - Ausdance SA

Ausdance SA is the leading provider of dance services for South Australia.

It is recognised as a leader in the field of dance through the provision of dance services, advocacy, activity, education, and professional development for dance artists, practitioners and enthusiasts throughout South Australia.

The Ausdance SA offices and studio are centrally located in Adelaide, at Level 3 The Atrium Station Arcade (between Hindley St and North Terrace).

For further information visit the SA section of the national website.

Australian Dance Theatre

Celebrating 50 Years in 2015


Under the directorship of Garry Stewart, Australian Dance Theatre creates dance that is an intelligent progression of the art form engaging audiences the world over.

Australian Dance Theatre is Australia’s pre-eminent contemporary dance company and the longest running in the country. For 50 years Australian Dance Theatre has pioneered new work that has contributed to defining dance in this region.

Australian Directors Guild

The Australian Directors Guild (ADG) is an industry association representing the interests of film, television and digital media directors, documentary makers, animators, assistant directors and independent producers throughout Australia. ADG has 700 members nationally.

Australian Electric Transport Museum (SA) Inc

A volunteer association which operates the Tramway Museum, St. Kilda, SA.

The Museum preserves and operates the various types of electric trams which ran in Adelaide from 1909 to 1958, together with examples of trams built in South Australia that operated interstate on a 1.6km tramway between the Museum and the St Kilda foreshore.

Open Sundays, Public Holidays and Wednesdays during School Holidays 12 noon to 5pm.