Partners & donors

Partners

Principal Venue Partner - HQ Melbourne

Principal Venue Partner - Festival

State Government Partner - Marketing

Local Government Partner - Marketing

Major Partner - Marketing

Major Partner - Wine

Major Partner - Design

Principal Partner - Festival Bar

Major Partner - Bus Transport

Major Partner - Storage

Major Partner - Medical Services

Major Partner - Chinese Language

Major Partner

Principal Partner - Industry

Partners & collaborators

Donors

Female Artist-In-Residence 
Syndicate

Dr Malcolm & Jane Steel
Leana Papaelia
Bill Gillies

GO - YVOF Donor Dress Circle 
($1000—$2500)

Mary & John Grant
Lindy Golding
Max Gillies AM
Dr Michael Troy
Val & John Funder AO
Ruth & Tom O’Dea
Robert Taylor & Peter Hannah
Michael Anderson & Dr Khoi Bui
​Ian Slater AM & Bernadette Blair

Judith Augustine

Dr David & Margaret Young

GO-YVOF Principal Partners 
and Major Supporters

Leanne De Bortoli
Emeri De Bortoli
De Bortoli Winer

Besen Family Foundation 
(Costume Design Partner)

Lisa Shen, arts@collins

Chin Communications

Melbourne Orthopaedic Group

Madame Brussels
Four Pillars Gin
Olinda Yarra
McKenzies Tourist Services
Wilson Storage
Ellis Jones

Principal GO Young Artist Studio Supporters

Urquhart Charitable Fund
Henkell Family Fund
(Australian Communities Foundation)
Gertrude Johnson Estate
Van Straten - Turley Foundation
(Perpetual Trustees)
Dr David & Mrs Margaret Young

Principal benefactors

Maureen Wheeler,  AO
The Dowd Foundation
Hans & Petra Henkell
Lorna Nash
Bill Gillies

GO Donor Circle

Get Well Clinic

Irina Kazminsky

Keeli Jones

Leana Papaelia

Lindy Golding

Helen Donnard

Mag Nation

Mary Balharrie

Lifetime Friends

Jeremy Vincent
Robert Taylor & Peter Hannah
Will Fowles, MP
Ian Mitchell & Maree Bach
Erin & John Lidgerwood
​Murray Eskdale​
Nancy Calo
Suzanne Johnson
Alister & Rosa Purbrick
Greg Carroll
Brenden ('Boags') Osborne
​Tonie Rayne-Steele (dec.)
Lucy & Brandon Menzies
Noëmi Nadelmann
Father Stan Lim, SJ
Dr David Kram
Catherine Manning
Dr Nancy Gillies
Dr David & Margaret Young
Lyz Turner-Clark & Paul Scott
Margaret & John Dumesny
Stephen Ryan & Craig Lidgerwood
Lorna Nash
Debbie Jenkins
Jayne Dowd
Amanda Henderson

Presented by Gertrude Opera

The Yarra Valley Opera Festival puts you, the audience, at its heart: it exists to move you with thrilling stories, superb music and astounding voices.

0437 633 223

gertrude@gertrudeopera.com.au

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