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to build the future of contemporary opera and music-theatre in Australia. Through the presentation and creation of new works and productions, development of artists, and collaborations with companies around the world, we want to share stories, music and theatre that will inspire and amaze.

A donation to ACOCo is an investment in the future. We are a lean, efficient organization, and your support will go far.

Consider an end-of-year or recurring donation to support our art and become part of the company. 

Cheques may be sent to

Australian Contemporary Opera Inc.

PO Box 529

East Melbourne, VIC 3002

If you have questions about donating to Australian Contemporary Opera Co., or would like to discuss opportunities for maximizing the impact of your gift, please contact us at or 0418 999 339

Giving made easy:

Australian Contemporary Opera Inc. (ACOCo) is a not-for-profit organisation, established in 2008 as The Opera Studio/Gertrude Opera. We are the founders and producers of the Yarra Valley Opera Festival, and run an acclaimed international young artist program on a year-long basis.  We produce contemporary productions of opera, sung in English - often in unexpected places.  Your support is greatly appreciated and contributes to opera as a public good - spreading a love of art, excellence, and the sharing of stories of us and of others


Donations are tax-deductible


ABN 69669689926
Registered Charity (DGR, TCC)
NFP, established 2008
© All rights reserved 2021

ACOCo acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the unceded lands where we live, learn and work.

HQ: Level 2, 417 Collins Street Melbourne
POST: P.O. Box 529, East Melbourne VIC 8002

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