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Profile Last Updated: 11/11/2019

The Balnaves Foundation

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Purpose and Activities

The purpose of the organization is the advancement of education, medicine, arts, the economically disadvantaged, community/economic development, and focusing on young individuals, the disadvantaged, and indigenous people in Australia.


Established in 2006 - Founded by Neil Balnaves AO, an Australian who developed the animation studio Southern Star into a multi-faceted entertainment company that has since become Australia's largest independent television production and distribution group of media. He is currently chairman of Ardent Leisure Group, one of Australia's most successful owners and operators of premium leisure assets.


The Balnaves Foundation

Independent foundation


Ste. 2, Level 8, 139 Macquarie St. Sydney, Australia 2000

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