The Ninth Wave by The Farm and Co3 Contemporary Dance. Photo by Jess Wyld.

Festival of Outback Opera

Festival of Outback Opera by Opera Queensland. Photo by Glenn Hunt.

Auto Cannibal

Auto Cannibal by Australasian Dance Collective and Beijing Dance LDTX,
Choreographed by Stephanie Lake. Photo by Jade Ellis.


Zoom by Patch Theatre. Photo by Matt Byrne.

Trash Talk

Trash Talk by The Strangeways Ensemble. Courtesy of Merrigong Theatre Company.

So long suckers 2

So Long Suckers by Yirra Yaakin Theatre Company. Photo by Simon Pynt.

Curious Legends

Curious Legends

Black Cockatoo

Black Cockatoo by Ensemble Theatre. Photo by Prudence Upton.


Whoosh by Sensorium Theatre. Photo by Peter Foster.

River Linked Live Virtual Concert

River Linked Live Virtual Concert. Photo by Abram Rasmussen Photography.

HOTA Home of the Arts

HOTA Home of the Arts. Courtesy of venue.

The Butch is Back

The Butch is Back by Reuben Kaye. Photo by Rebekah Ryan.

Registrations are now open

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Registrations are now open for PAC Australia’s 2019 Performing Arts Exchange and Conference: REAP.

Focusing on the fundamentals of audience development, PAC Australia’s 33rd annual conference will provide you with the best ideas, tools, mechanisms, and information from around the globe to find more audiences, enable deeper experiences, and diversify audiences and the work they see; this is… REAP: More.Deeper.Different. 

Explore the 2019 Conference Program and Register Now. 

Together with the Performing Arts Exchange [PAX] we’re providing an unmissable opportunity for artists, producers, marketers, programmers and presenters to connect, create, build touring opportunities and cultivate audiences. Keep an eye out for the PAX program announcement early June and if you haven’t already sign up to our mailing list to stay up-to-date on all the latest new.

Held on the beautiful Sunshine Coast the recently redeveloped Events Centre will be your home away from home with over 400 of the nation’s arts industry professionals. Thanks to Visit Sunshine Coast Regional Council we are happy to get your planning started by offering PAC Australia delegates special rates at selected properties in Caloundra for the duration of the event. Download all our accommodation deals below.

PAC Australia Members enjoy significant discounts on registration prices. If you are not already a member join now to save on your registration.

Early birds close Friday 26th July.

We look forward to seeing you and your team on the Sunshine Coast. 

P.s. This year we’re partnering with the Horizon Festival – connecting our creative programs and making sure you get to wring every last drop of a week of performances, pitches and net