Donors

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
Ulrich & Gloria Kunzmann
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
Dr Louis Landau
Suzette Landels
Jock and Jennifer Laurie
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)