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.
Insurance cover for performers, events and organisations
Folk Alliance Australia offers highly competitive Public Liability Insurance policy rates and conditions ($20,000,000 cover) through our broker AON Entertainment and Arts Division, and insurers Lloyds of London and ACE Insurance Ltd. Folk Alliance Australia is able to offer members Public Liability Insurance for performers, associations and festivals that is tailored for the Folk & Acoustic music industry. We also provide Event Cover (Festivals & Club) as well as Instrument cover
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.