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Every dollar donated to The Substation supports the independent artists, organisations and community groups we collaborate with now and into the future. We thank our generous donors for helping us to continue championing contemporary and experimental arts, and for contributing to our ongoing commitment to equitable and inclusive programming.

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How to donate to The Substation:

Direct Debit or Bank Transfer
The Substation Donation Fund
Account number: 175052
Please remember to email remittance to our Executive Producer Michaela Coventry to obtain a tax deductible receipt

Made out to The Substation
Post to 1 Market Street Newport VIC 3015
Please remember to include your name and address so we can send you a tax deductible receipt

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Wanting to talk about how you could support The Substation? Please contact our Executive Producer Michaela Coventry at or (03) 9391 1110

Information on Tax Deductible Donations
The Substation is a registered Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) and endorsed as a Charitable Entity under the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997. The Substation is also on the Australian Government Register of Cultural Organisations.

All donations over $2 are tax deductible.

Amber Stuart
Amelia Bartak & Murray McKeich
Andrew Huynh
Brad Spolding
Dominic & Sandra Arcaro
Eloise Curry
Erin Milne
Gideon Obarzanek
Gina Stuart
Helen Mary Therese Nicholson (Bequest)
James Lockyer
Lawrence English
Lillian Birch
Lucy Guerin
Michaela Coventry
Stephen Armstrong
Susan van Wyk & Timothy Lee
Tammy Wong-Hulbert
Tim Watts


Applications now open
Volunteers: We’re always on the lookout for volunteers who are enthusiastic and dedicated to the promotion of experimental visual and performing arts in its myriad forms. To find out more about upcoming volunteer opportunities, please complete an expression of interest form below. Our current volunteers are Alessia Augello, Andreas Petropoulos, Audrey Lord, Benita Dass-Grasse, Carl DiQuinzio, Cristal Johnson, Eliza Hayes, Isabel Szabo, Jacey Raner, James Marples, Maya Coburn, Miranda Williams, Nils Cusack, Paris Bendistinto, Patrick McSweeney, Sanda Aye, Shobana Kishore Acharya.
Applications now open
Committee Members: The Substation is seeking new members to join our Committee of Management with financial, fundraising, local government and or artistic programming skills and professional experience. As volunteer members of the organisation, applications are open to candidates who have industry skills and expertise in these fields with an interest in not for profit or arts and culture fields. Applications are encouraged by people who have an interest in contemporary art and The Substation, its program of work and history.
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1 Market Street, Newport,
Victoria 3015, Australia

Currently closed
Wed–Sat 12–6pm
Fri 12–8pm

We acknowledge and recognise the Ancestors, Elders and families of the Yalukit-willam of the Kulin Nation, who are the traditional custodians of the land that The Substation is on. We extend our respects to their ancestors and elders past, present and emerging, and to all First Nations people.

We are committed to continually improving our services to ensure our events can be enjoyed by all. If you have specific access requirements (including seating arrangements for events) please get in touch.


What's on
Jo Lloyd/​ Handsome/​ 22–26 February 2022/
Chunky Move/​ Yung Lung/​ 1–12 February 2022/
Hyphenated Biennial/​ 3 December 2021–9 April 2022/