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Thank You to our donors

Thank You

Behind every great artist there are loyal supporters and West Australian Opera is grateful for the kindness and generosity of the following donors.

Leadership Circle ($10,000+)

  • Alexandra & Julian Burt
  • Liz & Erich Fraunschiel
  • Warwick Hemsley & Melissa Parke
  • Sam & Leanne Walsh

Principal Patron ($5,000+)

  • Dr Jack Bendat AM CitWA & Mrs Eleanor Bendat
  • Dr Patricia Kailis
  • The Robert Kimpton Family
  • Dr Robert Larbalestier
  • Hon J McKechnie
  • Richard Tarala & Lyn Beazley AO
  • Joyce Westrip OAM

Benefactor ($2,500+)

  • Neil Archibald & Alan R Dodge AM
  • Eleanor John
  • Catherine Ferrari
  • Dr Bryant Macfie
  • Annie & Neil Patrick
  • Helen & Michael Tuite
  • Anonymous (1)

Supporter ($1,000+)

  • Her Excellency The Honourable Kerry Sanderson AC
  • Betty Barker
  • Gay & Robert Branchi
  • Dr Peter & Mrs Rae Breidahl
  • Peter Briggs
  • Jennifer Brukner
  • Lynne Burford Publicity
  • Mrs Joan Carney
  • Helen Carroll
  • Frank Cooper AO
  • Lorraine Ellard
  • Dr Dennis Hayward
  • Kathryn Hogan & Graham Droppert
  • Francis Landels
  • Patrick Lilburne
  • Richard Noble & Co
  • Sonia Phelan
  • Maria & Robert Radici
  • Angela Roberts
  • Len & Sue Roberts-Smith
  • Dr Peter Simpson OAM
  • Anonymous (4)

Trusts and Foundations

  • Bendat Family Foundation
  • James Galvin Family Foundation
  • Stan Perron Charitable Trust
  • Wright Burt Foundation
  • Andrew and Nicola Forrest

The generous gift of FMG shares is testament to the Forrest’s commitment to a strong and vibrant arts sector in Western Australia. We acknowledge the Minderoo Foundation.

Young Artist Program

  • The Bendat Scholarship
  • James Galvin Family Foundation
  • Mr Andrew Mitchell
  • Society of WA Opera Lovers

Bel Canto Fund

Thanks to the leadership donors of the Bel Canto Fund

Bequest Circle

  • Ailsa West
  • Anita & James Clayton
  • Anonymous (3)

Friend ($200+)

  • Ian & Kerry Adams
  • Prof David Ambrose
  • Cathy Bardon & Bob Cassie
  • Siobhan Beilin
  • David Black
  • Henry Boston
  • Claire Brittain & John McKay
  • Darryl Bruce
  • Mrs Marilyn Burton
  • Mary Carr
  • Dr Charlene Caspersz
  • Carolyn Chard
  • Gary Chard
  • Douglas Clifford & Cliff Eber
  • Tony & Sheila Cockbain
  • Helen Cook
  • Peter Davies
  • Ian Dewar
  • Peter Edwards
  • Mrs Shirley Egan
  • John Evans
  • Noel and Freida French
  • Friends of His Majesty’s Theatre
  • George Gavranic
  • T & E Gerner
  • Isobel Glencross
  • Mindy Green & Stephen McDonald
  • Cameron Gruber
  • Peter Hawkins
  • Christine Hedges
  • Dr Penny Herbert
  • Mary Hillman
  • Ian & Sue Hobson
  • Keith Holt & Anne Fuller
  • Robin Horne & Taui Pinker
  • Prof Lynne Hunt
  • Margaret Jarman
  • Dita Jevons
  • Norma & Max Kay AM CitWA
  • Ulrich & Gloria Kunzmann
  • Dr Louis Landau
  • Suzette Landels
  • Rosalind Lilley
  • Megan Lowe
  • Jill Lowes
  • Dr Toby Manford
  • Rosemary McGlashan
  • Anthony Munro
  • Katharine Nash
  • Celia Patterson
  • Anne Pedlow
  • Jennifer Rankin
  • Emie Robinson
  • Henry Simmons
  • Dr Louise Sparrow
  • Kim Spence
  • Jan Stacey
  • Margaret Stockton
  • Warren Surtees
  • Mrs Janet Thackray
  • Jeanette Thompson
  • Yannis Vrodos
  • Diana Warnock and the late Bill Warnock
  • Miss Anne Watson
  • Olive Wheeler-Brennan
  • Dr Peter Winterton
  • Anonymous (10)