We offer chances to connect with the vast network of practitioners, organisers, managers, promoters, enthusiasts and industry professionals that make up Australia’s vibrant folk community and culture.
Approved Insurance cover for FAA performers, clubs and events Folk Alliance Australia recommends a highly competitive and comprehensive Public Liability Insurance ($20,000,000 cover) through our approved insurance broker, Aon Entertainment and Arts Division. Aon’s policies can be purchased online and have been tailored to the needs of the Folk & Acoustic industry for our performers, associations and festivals. Aon also offer discounted covers for your events, instruments/equipment and volunteer personal accident.
Approved Insurance cover for FAA performers, clubs and events
As well as:
> Discounted registration and accommodation rates for the Folk Alliance Australia annual conference
> FAA Membership ID – Renewal of membership and new membership will generate a new FAA membership ID. This ID is required when utilising Virgin baggage deals
> Special baggage allowance deal when flying with Virgin Australia. Members enjoy an increased luggage allowance and reduced rates on excess baggage
> Eligibility to participate in the National Youth Development Program for performing artists
Over 700 people and organisations are currently members of FAA
Small Grants Scheme
Members can apply for our new Small Grants Scheme for ‘Folk-based’ Music/Arts Projects.
During the months of July, August and September FAA are announcing extra benefits as part of our membership drive. New members will purchase 15months PLI Insurance for the cost of 12 months – that’s 3 months free!