AMPAG in the Media

Articles with quotes from AMPAG

We have the money

In this article published on ArtsHub columnist Ben Eltham explains how in the May Budget, the Federal Government followed through on the promises in its long-awaited national cultural policy.  Read More

Private donors leapfrog sponsors as major arts players

In The Sydney Morning Herald, Valerie Wilder of The Australian Ballet, explains how the company's recent tour to New York was only possible because of philanthropy and a couple of corporate sponsors. The article goes on to cover the recently released AMPAG survey of philanthropy and corporate sponsorship.  Read More

Companies fight tax laws 'threatening' overseas tours

In The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald today: Treasury wants to tighten tax concessions for funds raised for overseas activities, but both AMPAG and Valerie Wilder, Executive Director of the Australian Ballet, say any change to the law could jeopardise major performing arts companies' ability to tour internationally.  Read More