To create, support and promote opportunities for dance in NSW and invest in its ongoing development. 


 1.  To champion innovation, creativity and diversity in dance

2.  To advocate and demonstrate high standards of professionalism in the dance industry

3.  To mobilise cooperation in support of dance development

4.  To promote dance creation, presentation and participation

5.  To promote the interaction of NSW dance within the national and international arenas

6.  Ensure the stability and sustainability of the organisation


Priority 1. Strengthen sector networks & access to resourcing

1.1    Expand and strengthen strategic partnership and initiatives


Priority 2. Capacity building & industry sustainability

2.1    Identify and respond to industry issues

2.2    Provide programs to support sustainable sector and art form development

2.3    Build online communication resources to strengthen sector capacity


Priority 3. Access, engagement & participation

3.1    Facilitate and develop programs that enable participation across NSW

3.2    Promote and market the work of members and the organisation nationally and internationally

3.3    Raise membership and E-News subscribers


Priority 4. Advocacy & development of art form & sector

4.1    Provide representation for NSW dance to key government decision makers

4.2    Establish mechanisms & programs to support NSW dance initiatives


Priority 5. Building Ausdance NSW organisation capacity & sustainability

5.1    Strengthening the organisation through board and committee’s development

5.2    Ensure operational, financial, marketing & specific project plans are in place.

5.3    Secure sustainable and diverse revenue streams for the organisation and explore new income streams

Ausdance NSW is supported by the NSW Government through Create NSW


Ausdance NSW is the key support & advocacy body, for the creation, presentation and practice of dance in NSW.

Ausdance NSW is part of the Ausdance National Network.

Ausdance acknowledges and respects the Traditional Custodians of the Lands on which we work and dance and pays respect to elders past, present and emerging. 

Contact Info


10 Hickson Road, Level 3, Arts Exchange Buliding, The Rocks, Sydney 2000

02 8076 9480


ABN 36 824 207 095