We take great pride in our Presenting Partners program, providing donors with the exclusive opportunity to help present an individual production from the globally–renowned Melbourne Festival program.

This critical group of passionate investment partners contribute underwriting support to major works. Presenting Partners become immersed in the journey their event takes from concept
to completion.


Maureen Wheeler AO and Tony Wheeler AO
for their generous support across the program



presenting Under Siege and Requiem for Cambodia: Bangsokol


presenting IN PLAN



presenting Tanderrum


presenting Tree of Codes


John & Janet Calvert-Jones & The Brenda Shanahan Charitable Foundation
presenting Turning Point



Trusts and Foundations provide critical funding that enables us to deliver some of our most ground-breaking projects, and helps to keep the Festival accessible to all.


IMAGE | Under Siege by Ding Yi Jie