Past events

22 Jul 2021

    Rural & Regional Funders Peer Network: What Makes Good Rural Philanthropy?
This session will explore the need for multi-funder collaboration in rural settings. Hear from Dr Robert Reid on his recently published research Rural Foundation Collaboration: “Houston we have a problem”.
Online

20 Jul 2021

    Philanthropy Australia and Sidney Myer Fund & The Myer Foundation Partnership Event
Join Philanthropy Australia and Sidney Myer Fund & The Myer Foundation for a discussion about philanthropy and ending homelessness with Kenneth Myer Innovation Fellow David Pearson.
Online

13 Jul 2021

    New member induction session
This induction is for all new Philanthropy Australia members, and current members needing a refresher on the Better Giving Hub.
Online

01 Jul 2021

  Inside Uganda’s catastrophic COVID-19 outbreak
Australian International Development Network (AIDN) will host an Emergency Briefing discussing the COVID-19 outbreak in Uganda.

23 Jun 2021

  2021 WEBINAR SERIES:The continued journey to real impact and better practice
This webinar will launch The Continued Journey to Real Impact and Better Practice, the highly anticipated follow-up to the Philanthropy: Towards a Better Practice Model Report.  
Online

18 Jun 2021

  The Business of Social Impact
The Australian International Development Network will host a free virtual that delves into the impact models of three purpose driven companies.

17 Jun 2021

    Affordable Housing Peer Network: Can Tiny Homes Solve Our Affordable Housing Crisis?
Hear new research from Deakin University investigating the viability of tiny-house alternatives in relation to five key issues: regulatory barriers, construction and environmental design performance, design for ageing-in-place, finance and community integration. How do tiny homes compare in relation to other standard housing?
Online

17 Jun 2021

  Scattered People - A Song Can Take You Home
Scattered People will have its world premiere at the Randwick Ritz cinema in Sydney on Thursday June 17, with screenings rolling out across the country during Refugee Week, June 20 to 26, and beyond.
Sydney, NSW

10 Jun 2021

  Tick-Borne Disease Research Launch
An upcoming event on a new and significant clinical research program into tick-borne disease supported by The Snow Foundation.
JBWere Conference Room Level 42 Governor Phillip Tower 1 Farrer Place Sydney, NSW 2000

08 Jun 2021

  The World’s Largest Emerging Market - Women
Please join AVPN (Asian Venture Philanthropy Network), Australians Investing in Women and the Australian International Development Network, on June 8 for a presentation, followed by discussion, on the world’s largest emerging market – women.
Online

03 Jun 2021

    End Street Sleeping Peer Network
Co-chairs Carol Berg, Trustee, Berg Family Foundation, and Dominic Sullivan, Director, PAYCE Foundation, warmly invite you to the inaugural Philanthropy Australia End Street Sleeping Peer Network event in NSW.
Online/ NSW

27 May 2021

    Build Forward Together: Arts Funder Network
First Arts Funder Network meeting of 2021
Online

25 May 2021

    Climate Change Masterclass
Join passionate funders from across Australia to learn about climate change; be inspired by experienced funders who will share their lessons developed over years of grantmaking; and leave with some really practical ways to get started funding the issue that will define our generation.
Online

07 May 2021

  RI Australia 2021 – Responsible investing. The new normal.
The Responsible Investment Association Australasia's (RIAA) RI Australia 2021 conference will bring together the responsible, ethical and impact investment community in person in Sydney and online to shine a light on best practice and the significant themes emerging and shaping the industry.
Online

05 May 2021

  Philanthropy Australia’s National Conference 2021: Workshops
Wed 5th May, 09:00 to Thu 6th May 2021, 17:00 (1 day, 8 hours)
Join us next April and May as we come together online for the Philanthropy Australia National Conference 2021 to explore: what does the future need from us, now?
Online

27 Apr 2021

  Intergenerational Transfer of Wealth fireside chat
Join Seer Data for a fireside chat to understand how the Intergenerational Transfer of Wealth data is helping inform philanthropic planning and wealth transfer campaigning.
Online

27 Apr 2021

    Arts Funder Network Meeting
At this our first Arts Funder Network meeting of 2021, the group will receive updates from Fiona Menzies at Creative Partnerships Australia regarding COVID impacts on artists as seen through the prism of the Australian Cultural Fund and from Kate Fielding at A New Approach regarding possible outcomes from the parliamentary inquiry into the arts sector in Australia.
Online

21 Apr 2021

  Philanthropy Australia’s National Conference 2021: Sessions
Wed 21st Apr, 00:00 to Thu 22nd Apr 2021, 00:00 (1 day)
Join us next April and May as we come together online for the Philanthropy Australia National Conference 2021 to explore: what does the future need from us, now?
Online

13 Apr 2021

  The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and applying a gender lens to accelerate Australia’s recovery
Groundbreaking research reveals funding hotspots for women in pandemic recovery
Online

30 Mar 2021

  Philanthropy Australia in collaboration with AIIW: Gender-wise Philanthropy
Philanthropy Australia in collaboration with Australians Investing in Women (AIIW): Gender-wise Philanthropy
Online

30 Mar 2021

  CEI Evidence and Implementation Summit
Tue 30th Mar to Wed 31st Mar 2021 (2 days)
Bringing together evidence, implementation, policy, and politics: Towards a better future for all.
Online

25 Mar 2021

  Indigenous Voices in Documentary
Indigenous Voices in Documentary: A virtual showcase and conversation with Indigenous filmmakers in documentary
Online

25 Mar 2021

    Beyond Grant-Making Peer Network Event
MEMBER EVENT: Register your interest
ONLINE

11 Mar 2021

    Corporate Giving Build Forward Together Peer Network
MEMBER EVENT: Following a year like no other in 2020, we invite you to come and share, reconnect and check in with your peers.
Online

04 Mar 2021

    Build Forward Together: Indigenous Funders Network
This is a special Indigenous Funders Network meeting to discuss the Federal Government’s Interim Voice report and to brief our members on what they can do to support the submission process.
Online

04 Mar 2021

  The Royal Women’s Hospital International Women’s Day event
Celebrate International Women’s Day with the Women’s and Virginia Trioli: Healthy women, healthy world: transforming lives at the Women’s
Online

04 Mar 2021

    Affordable Housing Peer Network Event: Housing Women in Australia: Innovation in Underutilised Space
MEMBER EVENT: As women continue to be the largest cohort of people seeking help for homelessness, hear two innovative ways women are being housed and how philanthropy is helping.
ONLINE

02 Mar 2021

  NEXUS 2021 Australia Summit
Tue 2nd Mar to Thu 4th Mar 2021 (3 days)
Join Nexus Australia on March 2-4 as we come together virtually for the NEXUS 2021 Australia Summit.
Online

25 Feb 2021

  TFN Virtual Live
The Funding Network is excited to invite you to their first Virtual Live for 2021 at 6:00pm AEDT on Thursday, 25th February via Crowdcast.
Online

17 Dec 2020

  AIDN: Are partnerships at the heart of tackling poverty?
Please join the Australian International Development Network for an impactful conversation to explore the question - 'Are partnerships at the heart of tackling poverty?' in our last webinar for 2020.
Online

10 Dec 2020

    New Gen Network: WWF-Australia’s Vision to Regenerate Australia
The World Wildlife Fund is embarking on a bold $300 million campaign to Regenerate Australia - the largest and most innovative wildlife and landscape regeneration program in Australia’s history.
Online

26 Nov 2020

    Tasmanian Funders Network
At the next Tasmanian Funders Network, there will be presentations from the Premier's Economic and Social Recovery Advisory Council, the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal on disaster recovery, alongside a presentation from a private foundation to hear about their work in the area.
Online

24 Nov 2020

  Social Ventures Australia (SVA) Impact Roundtable
Please join Social Ventures Australia as they share insights into programs that are tackling educational disadvantage from early years through year 12. Explore what we can do together to make meaningful and measurable progress to ensure all children across Australia can thrive.
Online

24 Nov 2020

  Australian Women Donors Network Annual Gender-wise Event
The Australian Women Donors Network is evolving... After more than a decade of advocating for increased investment in women and girls, and a gender lens across philanthropy, we’ve seen the events of 2020 amplify this need and increase the urgency of our work.
Online

24 Nov 2020

    Back Better Together: Affordable Housing Funders Network
Affordable Housing Funders Network – Using philanthropy to build affordable housing through alternative financing pathways
Online

19 Nov 2020

    QLD Funders Network Meeting November
In our final QLD Funders meeting for 2020, we’ll discuss how the trauma of this year’s events has impacted marginalised sections of the community.
Online

17 Nov 2020

  Australian Philanthropy Awards 2020
We invite you to join us for this year's Australian Philanthropy Awards as we celebrate and recognise the 2020 recipients in a brand new virtual format.
Webinar

11 Nov 2020

  Investing in Outcomes: Pay What it Takes Philanthropy - 11 November
Book your place at Philanthropy Australia’s final Thought Leadership event in 2020, to join keynote speaker Kathy Reich, Director, BUILD – Ford Foundation.
Webinar

10 Nov 2020

  Investing in Outcomes: Pay What it Takes Philanthropy - 10 November
Book your place at Philanthropy Australia’s final Thought Leadership event in 2020, to join keynote speaker Kathy Reich, Director, BUILD – Ford Foundation.
Webinar

09 Nov 2020

  Investing in Outcomes: Pay What it Takes Philanthropy - 9 November
​Book your place at Philanthropy Australia’s final Thought Leadership event in 2020, to join keynote speaker Kathy Reich, Director, BUILD – Ford Foundation.
Webinar

28 Oct 2020

  Climate Change Philanthropy
Climate change threatens to further entrench inequality in Australia, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Join us for a discussion with funders from the Australian Environmental Grantmakers Network on how funding action on climate change, particularly in the economic recovery from COVID-19, can create jobs, restore the health of the land, and deliver co-benefits for a fairer Australia.
Webinar

27 Oct 2020

  WEHI Community Virtual Forum: COVID-19 Under the microscope
WEHI director Professor Doug Hilton AO invites you to an online forum to hear from our scientific expert panel about how the Institute is responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. What are the breakthroughs? What looks promising? What is on the horizon?
Webinar

27 Oct 2020

    New Gen Network: Time, Treasure, Talent - Skilled Volunteering and Forays into Giving
MEMBER EVENT: New Gen Network: Time, Treasure, Talent
Online

22 Oct 2020

  Reimagining Australia: Meet the Changemakers
What if we could reimagine what we wanted Australia to look like, and give together to make it happen?
Online

22 Oct 2020

    Back Better Together: Beyond Grant Making
MEMBER EVENT: Beyond Grant Making - how philanthropy and social enterprise partnerships are driving a better future
Online

20 Oct 2020

    Back Better Together: For Purpose Peer Network Meeting
MEMBER EVENT: For Purpose Peer Network Meeting: It's Time to Talk
Online

15 Oct 2020

  The Funding Network’s Virtual Rainbow
The Funding Network's virtual events allow socially minded people to come together for a special evening of storytelling and crowdfunding from the comfort of their living rooms.
Online via Crowdcast

01 Oct 2020

  ‘Bite Size Science’ seminar series
Thu 1st Oct, 00:00 to Mon 30th Nov 2020, 00:00 (1 month, 4 weeks, 1 day, 13 hours)
The Garvan Research Foundation warmly invites you to join our new “Bite Size Science” seminar series, running across October and November 2020.
Webinar

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