Philanthropy Australia offers a large range of formal and informal benefits to our Associates, including:

Networks & Peers

The opportunity to participate in the wider philanthropic community: We hold a number of events each year that bring together our Members and Associates to network and learn from one another's experience.


Access to information and research via our Associate only section of the website, including access to the Directory of Funders, listing over 200 grant-makers.

Philanthropy Weekly

Philanthropy Weekly is Philanthropy Australia’s enewsletter, providing access to up-to-the-minute news and views from our sector. 

Sent every Tuesday to our Members and Associates, Philanthropy Weekly,  brings you our media monitoring service, including daily, weekly and monthly publications as well as relevant online sites. The newsletter also features major donations, grant rounds, sector and PA initiatives, new appointments and opportunities, co-partnership call outs, awards, white papers & reports, policy & research updates, sector events and more. 

If you are a Member or Associate and don’t currently receive Philanthropy Weekly in your inbox on Tuesdays and would like to, please email

Professional Development & Learning

Access to regular education workshops including grant-seeker workshops.

A full list of our workshops and other events can be found on our Events page.

Associate membership options

Associate  1 Year
Advisor $1,500 + GST
General (including universities) $1,500 + GST
Not-for-profit $1,500 + GST


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