Australia

Welcome to Australia

Welcome to The Ireland Funds Australia

The Ireland Funds Australia was established in 1987, it is a non-political, non-sectarian registered Australian charity which funds community level projects in Ireland and in Australia.  The Fund is operated by an honorary Board of Directors which is chaired by Yvonne Le Bas.

Mission Statement

We aim to be the largest network of friends of Ireland in Australia, and to mobilise this network to contribute to worthy causes in Ireland and Australia. We support projects that advance and promote education, peace and reconciliation, community development and arts and culture. We are part of the global philanthropic network that is the The Ireland Funds.



Welcome to Australia

Welcome to The Ireland Funds Australia

The Ireland Funds Australia was established in 1987, it is a non-political, non-sectarian registered Australian charity which funds community level projects in Ireland and in Australia.  The Fund is operated by an honorary Board of Directors which is chaired by Yvonne Le Bas.

Mission Statement

We aim to be the largest network of friends of Ireland in Australia, and to mobilise this network to contribute to worthy causes in Ireland and Australia. We support projects that advance and promote education, peace and reconciliation, community development and arts and culture. We are part of the global philanthropic network that is the The Ireland Funds.



Upcoming Events

Past Events

Join The Australian Young Leaders

The Young Leaders program cultivates young friends of Ireland to network and support the philanthropic work of The Ireland Funds Australia.

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Board Of Directors

Yvonne Le Bas : Chairman, CFO, BT Financial Group

Teresa Keating : Executive Director

Frank Curran : Barrister, Wentworth Chambers

Ciaran Davis : CEO, APN News and Media

Ted Johnson : Director, Betcorp Ltd.

Ronan McDonald : Professor, Modern Irish Studies, University of New South Wales

Tom Moore : Doctor, Primary Medical

Paul O'Brien : Managing Director, Red Rock Leisure

H.E. Breandán Ó Caollaí : Irish Ambassador to Australia

Paul O'Sullivan : Chairman, Optus

Peter Ryan : Managing Director, PJ Ryans Hotels

Iain Watson : Professor, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (External Engagement), University of Queensland

Contact Us

General

Teresa Keating

Executive Director

413 Bourke Street Surry Hills NSW 2010 Australia

T - +61-410-633-598

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Event

Melissa Fisher

Events Coordinator

413 Bourke Street Surry Hills NSW 2010 Australia

T - +61-2-9357-2350

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