Friends

Friends of Belconnen Arts Centre

The Friendship program is a great way to get involved in the Belconnen Arts Centre community. You’ll receive invitations to Friends events, discounted entry to workshops and events presented by Belconnen Arts Centre, discounts on purchases at the kiosk and on merchandise, entry in giveaways, and much more. Download an application form now to become an Friend of Belconnen Arts Centre.


Membership types:

Adult1 Year — $45
Concession1 Year — $30
Family (2 Adults & children under 18)1 Year — $65


Benefits:

Concession pricing for events presented by BAC
Concession pricing applies only to events presented and managed by Belconnen Arts Centre. These discounts do not apply to events offered by external providers and Friends should check the BAC website for more information – all events to which discounts apply will show the disclaimer ‘BAC Friendship Card discounts apply – Adults at Concession prices’.

10% off workshops presented by BAC
Discounts of 10% off apply to workshops presented and managed by Belconnen Arts Centre. These discounts do not apply to classes offered by external providers and friends should check the BAC website for more information – all classes and workshops to which discounts apply will show the disclaimer ‘BAC Friendship Card discounts apply – 10% off’.

10% off at kiosk
A 10% discount to food and drink orders at the Belconnen Arts Centre kiosk only.

10% off merchandising
This 10% discount applies to all merchandise sold at Belconnen Arts Centre reception from the cabinets near the kiosk area. This discount does not apply to artwork sales as part of an exhibition or to goods sold as a part of Markets or other events at the Centre.

Eligibility to participate in BAC group exhibitions when offered
Belconnen Arts Centre will occasionally curate and present group exhibitions featuring work by local community members. Friends are eligible to enter work for selection in these exhibitions without paying the usual application fee. Note that eligibility does not guarantee that work will be selected for any exhibition. Friends will be notified in advance when applications will be accepted for consideration for an exhibition.

Mailed invitations
Friends will receive high-quality printed invitations to exhibitions and seasonal brochures via post.

Friendship card
Friends will receive a friendship card by post.

Additional benefits
Additional friendship benefits including exclusive Friends-only events will be announced over coming months, stay tuned for more information!

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 Conditions

  • Friends can sign up for 1 year or 3 years. Renewals are processed on a quarterly basis.
  • Friendship types are Adult, Concession or Family.  The only valid concessions are for individuals under 18, full time students, health care card holders and pensioners. Families cover two adults, both of whom receive friendship cards, and any number of children in the family to whom the adults are parents or legal guardians.
  • Children can either have individual friendship as concessions, or be part of a family friendship. A parent who is a single adult friend is not able to use this to obtain a discount for classes for the child.
  • Payment can be made either by credit card on the form, or by cash/eftpos at the Centre.