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Once again our annual fundraising drive ACTober is underway with ABF collectors in theatre foyers across Sydney and in every capital city in Australia.


Offering a safe harbour for our senior artists


Judi Farr was one of the most admired and loved actors of her generation enjoying a career of over half a century that included some of Australia’s best loved television series to stage roles in which she often defined the character for all who followed.


Farewell to one of ABF’s long serving Committee members. Camilla Ah Kin was always a fierce fighter for the performing arts but on June 9 she lost a long personal battle with illness. She is mourned across the performing arts by those who worked with her.

The Actors Benevolent Fund website was made possible by a generous grant from the Thyne Reid Foundation.

We acknowledge the traditional custodians of all the lands on which we live, work and create and pay our respects to Elders of the past, the present, and those emerging.

ABF NSW is a proud member of the the
Alliance of Australasian Performing Arts Benevolent Funds