corporate partnerships

Become a corporate partner and join us to journey towards fostering our vision to enrich our place and lives through culture-led experiences.

Placemakers* Gold Coast partners with organisations and individuals who share our values of nurturing community through culture-led, place-based experiences.

We work with a range of organisations from the arts, corporate and not for profit sector to co-create outcomes that benefit all parties, especially the communities we work in.

Those benefits extend far beyond financial or promotional value, to enrich the social, cultural and environmental fabric of our lives and communities.

We seek mutually fulfilling partnerships that cater to organisational and individual needs and aspirations. The process of placemaking is a journey we undertake together; one that that uplifts the cultural capacities and life experiences of all.

current partnerships

giving Program

donate to placemakers* Gold Coast and help us continue to build A thriving city and creative community THROUGH OUR ANNUAL FESTIVAL GIVING CIRCLE AND SUPPORT OF BLEACH*.

Placemakers* Gold Coast welcomes philanthropic donations to allow us to continue our work of nurturing community through culture-led, place-based experiences.

Making new work and delivering major cultural experiences takes time, guts, skills, and more. Your support is incredibly valuable and enables us to successfully do what we do – deliver an outstanding annual cultural Festival for our City and support local artists. As part of our 2020 Festival we’ve launched our Festival Giving Circle.

Thank you to our festival supporters in 2020:

Darryl Gregor OAM

Tony Hickey OAM


Jordy Staelen

Accor Australia

Hutchison Builders

Sunday Collab



Sculpt Studios


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work with us

Placemakers* Gold Coast offers a range of internships, volunteering opportunities and more. Find out how you can work with our vibrant team.

job vacancies

Work with Placemakers* Gold Coast – the Gold Coast’s leaders in creating culture-led experiences.

Marketing Manager

Do you have a knack for convening and conveying complex ideas? Do you thrive in a small, hands-on team?  Are you a listener and learner passionate about embedding cultural-led thinking in our community? Is someone looking at you strangely right now, because you’re nodding and smiling at your screen far too enthusiastically? If so, what are you waiting for? Let’s connect and collaborate!

The Big Picture

The Gold Coast’s leading independent arts organisation, Placemakers* Gold Coast, is seeking a part-time Marketing Manager to join our team. The successful applicant must have relevant tertiary qualifications, be proficient in contemporary marketing best-practices and demonstrate a proven ability to use that knowledge and experience to engage and grow a diverse audience.

Some Finer Details

A key component of the role will be the delivery of a successful marketing campaign for BLEACH* festival, including the delivery of all print and digital assets; liaising with external agencies for design and publicity; and overseeing distribution of all branded festival assets. It is desirable that the successful candidate also have a good working knowledge of Salesforce or other CRM systems.

The role is part-time for 6-months of the year and full-time for the remaining 6-months of the year.

A Bit About Us

Placemakers* Gold Coast puts culture first when planning for a vibrant, liveable and evolved city. We are solutions-focused, creative and flexible in realising cultural activations, including our centrepiece BLEACH* Festival, as part of a broader planning and development strategy. We thrive on creativity and big picture thinking; we are meticulous in meeting the tightest deadlines and adhering to the strictest budgets.

Whether we’re embedding art, culture and the voice of the community into the planning and visioning of public spaces or rolling out tailored community events in the neighbourhood, we consistently exceed client and community expectations, delivering out of the box, unexpected and transformational cultural experiences that shift perceptions of a place and build community. 


All applications must include a cover letter stating your potential contribution to this role, relevant skills and experience you can offer to Placemakers* Gold Coast, together with a current resume identifying relevant career, personal and education achievements.

Got a question about the position? Drop us a line at: [email protected]

Full application, including a covering letter and a copy of your CV, can be sent to the [email protected] 

Please submit all applications via email by 5:00pm AEST Monday 18 October 2021 

thank you

Thank you to the many people who have supported Placemakers* Gold Coast and the development of this website.