Island Circles

Island Circles are groups of new and returning supporters whose commitment and contribution directly supports the presentation of Festival works in each region of our state. 

Why Invest In Ten Days on the Island?

Your investment in Ten Days on the Island is an investment in Tasmania’s future. It enables us to: 

  • Provide a platform for Tasmanian artists to showcase their talent and creativity. 
  • Offer inclusive cultural experiences that strengthen community bonds and social cohesion. 
  • Promote a deeper understanding and appreciation of Tasmanian identity through the arts.

The Impact Of Your Gift

Your philanthropic support makes a tangible difference by: 

  • Empowering artists to push the boundaries of their craft and create globally significant arts experiences. 
  • Ensuring the festival’s agility and ability to respond decisively to the evolving cultural landscape. 
  • Contributing to the festival’s legacy as a beacon of creativity and a source of pride for all Tasmanians.

The Importance Of Your Contribution

Supporting Ten Days on the Island is more than a donation; it’s a statement of belief in the power of the arts to transform lives and communities. It’s an opportunity to be part of a story that’s been unfolding for over two decades—a story of resilience, innovation, and the unifying power of shared cultural experiences. 

Join us in shaping a future where creativity knows no bounds and where the arts continue to be a vibrant and vital part of Tasmania’s identity. Your support is not just a gift to the festival; it’s a gift to every individual whose life is touched by the magic of Ten Days on the Island. 

If you’d like to become part of our Island Circle group, we’d love to hear from you.

To find out more about joining a group in your region, contact: 

Stephanie Finn
Phone: 03 6406 0200 


Island Circles Member - $500

Work with a group of like-minded locals supporting art experiences in their region

Connect with the Ten Days team throughout the Festival at events.


Jude Ball

Pauline Denney & Roy Wilson

Carolyn & John Fisher

Jane & Michael Haybittel

Stephanie & Roger Jaensch

Wendy & Alan Page

Carolyn Watson & Igor Van Gerwen


Jacqui Allen

Sir Guy & Lady Rosslyn Green

Peta Heffernan

Lindy Hume

David Palmer

Vanessa Pigrum

Liminal Studios


Susan & David Shannon


Island Circles Heroines - $1,000 plus

Commission new work by Lutruwita/Tasmanian artists for Festival 2025 and beyond

Meet with the artists & arts organisations at special events during the Festival 2025 season.



Eleanor & George Austin

Roger Bodley

Jan Collins

Devon & Alistair Cruickshank

Stephanie Finn & Nicolas Kent

Sally & Duncan Sadler

Clare Spillman & Vernon Guest

Bronwen & Paul Roberts-Thomson

Leanne Topfer & Colin McKenzie


Claire Austin

Jen Butler

Darin Cooper Foundation

Allanah Dopson

Handmark Gallery

Maria Lurighi

Kylee Scott

Liz Walsh

Michelle Warren


Jane Haley

Franki Birrell

Gillian Miles

We are a Registered Charity

Ten Days on the Island Limited is endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) from 01 2024 
It is covered by Item 1 of the table in section 30-15 of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997.  

Donations of $2.00 or more can be tax deductible. 
Ten Days on the Island ABN: 30 092 326 951