The AWO offers a range of flexible, tailored opportunities for companies to support the orchestra, our players and education programs.
We salute our corporate, government and media partners past and present who join us on our mission to deliver breathtaking performances year in, year out. We thank them for sharing our passion for classical music and helping to bring the AWO to music lovers across Australia and around the world.
MM ELECTRICAL (MME)
MM Electrical joined us as a major supporter in 2020. MM Electrical, established in 1916, is a trade wholesale distribution business, with over 300 warehouses across Australia. MME specialises in a one stop sourcing and supply solution for the electrical, communications and data, solar, lighting and associated electrical component markets. LINK
UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE
The University of Melbourne is Australia’s leading university. Its distinctive Melbourne experience helps graduates become well-rounded, thoughtful and skilled professionals – making a positive impact across the globe. LINK
ARAB BANK AUSTRALIA LIMITED (ABAL)
Arab Bank Australia Limited has been a major supporter of the AWO since 2018 and their focus has been on youth and providing experiences for young audiences. In 2019, ABAL became our Academy partner, supporting pre-professional and early career musicians with performance opportunities. LINK
We are pleased to have Frais Capital join us as a partner in 2023. They provide specific and tailored investment advice to families, individuals, businesses, trustees and not-for-profit organisations. LINK
Quintet Partners is founded on core values of integrity, creativity, community and excellence. Since 2016 it has worked with the owners and management teams of high quality businesses to adopt a partnership model with a flexible approach to equity investments. LINK
The AWO is excited to join with bespoke event service, Attis Amorino for our 2023 season. Decadent, abundant and curious, our floral and bio-art /mycelium installations have been meticulously developed and envisioned by their team. Attis Amorino’s experience in end to end event curation internationally has seen their hands-on, discerning eye for detail and custom, out-of-the box experience management create unforgettable events for their clients.
Taylors Wines joined us as our beverage partner in 2022. Since their establishment in 1969, Taylors Wine has been providing our nation with the finest Australian wine sourced from their beautiful vineyards in the Clare Valley, South Australia. LINK
SOFITEL MELBOURNE ON COLLINS
Our accomodation partner since inception in 2011, when Sofitel Melbourne on Collins welcomed home many of our musicians who had not returned to play for over 20 years. We are always thrilled to arrive in their lobby knowing that the rooms will be organised and that the needs of our players, conductors and staff will be catered for in every way. LINK
SOFITEL SYDNEY WENTWORTH
Our accomodation partner since inception in 2011, when Sofitel Sydney Wentworth welcomed home many of our musicians who had not returned to play for over 20 years. We are always thrilled to arrive in their lobby knowing that the rooms will be organised and that the needs of our players, conductors and staff will be catered for in every way. LINK
Limelight is Australia’s premier arts platform and a loyal partner since 2011. It has a unique place in Australia’s performing arts scene, and is recognised as the journal of record in classical orchestral and vocal music, as well as providing extensive coverage across the arts. LINK
ABC Classic have been our live broadcast & recording partners since inception. ABC Classic are Australia’s home of classical music broadcasting 24/7 and reaching the lives of millions of music lovers. AWO live concert videos are featured on ABC iview in a hand-picked selection of “the very best” of Australian performances. LINK
THE SATURDAY PAPER
The Saturday Paper is an Australian weekly newspaper, dedicated to narrative journalism. It launched on 1 March 2014 in hard copy, as an online newspaper and in mobile news format. The paper is circulated throughout Australian capital cities and major regional centres. LINK