Our network is your network.

Who do you want to contact?

These are our dance partners. They help us achieve our mission and aims.

Ausdance network View all

Contact your local Ausdance.
The Ausdance network is a federated association of separately funded state/territory organisations with their own priorities and programs.

Ausdance National

We lead the network of Ausdance organisations delivering integrated programs across the country, anticipating industry issues and providing innovative and inclusive responses. Ausdance National also has its own National projects and programs. Read about our contributions to the Australian dance sector

Ausdance National:

  • provides leadership for dance education, advocacy, policy development and debate.
  • provides a national voice for dance development in Australia.
  • champions innovation, creativity and diversity in dance.
  • encourages access to and understanding of dance in communities throughout Australia.
  • assists in identifying and promoting all dance traditions that exist in Australia, in recognition of their cultural importance.
  • fosters international links with dance and dance-related organisations.

Ausdance ACT

Ausdance ACT is the voice for dance in the ACT. Our mission is to provide high quality dance programs, from across all genres, which engage and inspire dance makers, performers, audiences, and other participants in the ACT.

Ausdance NSW

We are the main support and advocacy body for dance in NSW. We are committed to raising the profile of local companies and artists, both nationally and internationally.

Ausdance Qld

We work to bring recognition to the many roles that dance plays in the cultural life of Queensland and to maximise opportunities for practitioners.

Ausdance SA

We provide resources, advice, advocacy, education and professional development for dance artists, practitioners and enthusiasts throughout the state.

Ausdance Vic

Ausdance Victoria is the voice for dance in Victoria. We aim to lead, support and champion all things dance.

Ausdance WA

Ausdance WA provides leadership, support and advocacy for all forms of dance in Western Australia. Through our membership program and annual initiatives we aim to inspire, produce, educate and support dance as part of the every day in WA.

Dance partners View all

Our dance partners (project partners, member dance companies and tertiary dance directors), help provide leadership in dance education, advocacy, policy development and debate. They give their time and expertise to create a national voice for dance development in Australia (and internationally too).

Adelaide College of the Arts

Adelaide College of the Arts offers bachelor qualifications in dance as well as advanced diplomas in acting and a vast range of ‘behind the scenes' roles.

Aon / Ausdance dance insurance provider

Aon is Australia's leading provider of broking and consulting services for risk management, insurance transactions, reinsurance, human capital consulting and financial planning.


artsHub is the first port of call for creative job-seekers and job advertisers.


ArtsPeak promotes the value of the arts in Australia and supports growth, development and sustainability through purposeful advocacy.

ArtsPeak drives the national debate in innovation, creativity and arts industry development. ArtsPeak functions as a confederation of Australia’s peak arts organisations collaborating with other sector organisations and artists.

Australia Council for the Arts

This is the Australian Government’s arts funding and advisory body, supporting and enriching Australia’s arts through funding, strengthening and developing the arts sector.

Australian Alliance for Wellness in Entertainment

The Australian Alliance for Wellness in Entertainment (AAWE) is an Entertainment Assist cross-sector peer-to-peer initiative for shared interest in positive mental health and wellbeing behaviours for a sustainable Australian entertainment industry. AAWE will be implemented in collaboration with founding members.

Australian College of Physical Education

Australian College of Physical Education is Australia’s leading provider of specialist undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in the related disciplines of sport, dance and physical education.

Australian Copyright Council

The Australian Copyright Council is an independent non-profit organisation that supports a creative Australia by promoting the benefit of copyright for the common good. They represent the peak bodies for professional artists and content creators working in Australia’s creative industries and Australia’s major copyright collecting societies.

Australian Dance Theatre

ADT is one of Australia's pre-eminent contemporary dance company with an increasingly high profile throughout Europe.