Support The Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair Foundation

Cover photo by Wayne Quilliam, video by Global Headquarters. With thanks to Marrawuddi Arts & Culture.

Be a part of invigorating and inspiring Australia’s Indigenous art legacy, culture and the lives of over 2000 artists, in over seventy communities from across Australia.

DAAFF takes no commissions from works sold from our Art Centres, so we rely on your generosity to continue to support remote communities to not only survive, but to thrive.

We welcome you to join the DAAFF family and become:

  • a daafFRIEND and donate from $240 or $20 per month
  • a daaf1000 member from $1,000 or $84 per month 
  • a daafCHAMP from $5000 or $417 per month
  • a DAAF Partner (see our Sponsorship Opportunities)
  • or a once-off donation of your choice

Donations $2 and above are Tax Deductible

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Becoming a daafFRIEND involves a donation of $240 per year and in recognition of your support, the foundation will provide you with:

  • A tax-deductible receipt
  • Email updates throughout the year that share exclusive news about our annual program, participating Art Centres and our satellite events
  • Opportunities to buy tickets to DAAF events before the general public 

daaf1000 members will contribute directly to the Foundation’s initiatives and develop new, innovative professional development opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Arts Centres, Arts Workers and artists.

We ask that all daaf1000 members donate $1,000 in this annual giving program (tax deductible and payable annually or monthly). This is a monthly donation of $84!

In recognition of your support, daaf1000 members will receive:

  • Email and online updates, including exclusive news on opportunities to get involved
  • Written daaf1000 acknowledgement in DAAF Program
  • A complimentary ticket to the DAAF Opening Ceremony

In recognition of your support DAAFF will offer the opportunity to: 

  • Personalised email up-dates, including exclusive news & special offers
  • Written daafCHAMPS acknowledgement in DAAF Program and on website
  • Invitation (+ guest) to DAAF Breakfast & Bump-in with Art Centres & Arts Workers at Darwin Convention Centre. This will offer you the exclusive opportunity to see the artworks as they are unpacked by their Art Centres!
  • Four VIP invitations to DAAF’s Opening Ceremony at the Darwin Convention Centre


Join our DAAF Foundation Family.

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Front cover image: Judy Napangardi Martin, Karnta Kurlangu, Polymer Paint on Linen, 55 x 55cms, 2022. Photo courtesy of Warnayaka Art.

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