Philanthropy is important to BAC and where possible, we try to support many one-off requests for aid from the local community and in times of need throughout Queensland. BAC also assists many organisations located in and around our city that help to keep Brisbane a great destination to visit.
Some of our long-term partners include:
The RFDS provides a vital, life-saving service to Queenslanders in remote locations and uses Brisbane Airport as its base. BAC is proud of its sponsorship of the RFDS assisting them to help people around Queensland 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Careflight is dedicated to providing the highest standard of rapid response critical care to the ill and injured and BAC is a proud sponsor. Specially trained doctors, nurses and paramedics use helicopters, fixed wing aircraft and road ambulances to bring a hospital level of care to all patients.
Closely aligned values have formed the basis for a positive partnership between BAC and Crime Stoppers. The partnership promotes community safety and peace of mind for all Queenslanders and aims to make Queensland a safer state by reducing and solving crime through engaging the community.
BAC has supported the Brisbane Roar Football Team since 2006. Now BAC are supporting the Brisbane Roar Women’s Team to help them achieve their goal to become the Premiers again in the season.
BAC believes the Arts is a measure of a true international city and is proud of its involvement with the Queensland Theatre company since 2004.
Brisbane Airport is proud to support Brisbane Powerhouse, spearheading Brisbane’s growing reputation as a vibrant, contemporary creative city.
La Boite Indie is one of Australia’s leading platforms for independent theatre. This is theatre made by remarkable artists coming together to create work they passionately believe in. BAC support this philosophy and are a proud sponsor of La Boite Indie Series each year.
Due to a shared strong commitment to the community of Brisbane, BAC proudly sponsors the Brisbane Philharmonic Orchestra.The Orchestra is run entirely by its members, presents internationally acclaimed conductors, composers and soloists in a variety of concert venues and is the only Queensland orchestra to have been recognised at the National Orchestra awards.
The Queensland Art Gallery is Queensland's premier visual arts institution drawing local, state and international crowds, as well as providing travelling exhibitions to regional and remote centres of the state. Brisbane Airport supports QAGOMA exhibitions so they are able to expand the reach and scope of their offering and further develop their collection.
As a Primary Sponsor of the QUT Business Leaders’ Forum, Brisbane Airport's involvement gives key members of Queensland’s business community the opportunity to hear prominent speakers explore trends, issues and ideas that are shaping the economy and politics of the nation. The QUT Business Leaders’ Forum is recognised as the pre-eminent business leadership event in Brisbane.
The Queensland Media Club is the official political, business and media forum of the Queensland Parliamentary Media Gallery and the Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance. It provides a forum for key business leaders and decision makers, political representatives and media to listen to and speak about topical issues.
Last year, Queensland’s surf lifesavers performed 322,144 volunteer patrol hours, undertook over 344,000 preventative actions and saved 2,861 lives. The result of the support provided as part of the annual Surf Safe Appeal. BAC wants to help these wonderful volunteers to keep our beaches safe for all Queenslanders and tourists to our State and is a proud annual sponsor of the Surf Safe Appeal.
BAC is proud to sponsor an emerging artist from Camerata of St John's, a group of talented Australian string players, performing without a conductor. Camerata is known for its verve, stylish presentations, and innovative programming.
In September each year extraordinary international and Australian artists and productions, free world-class events, emerging fringe theatre, spectacular fireworks, inspiring conversation and debate fill the theatres, parks and suburban streets for Brisbane Festival. Brisbane Airport is very proud to partner with one of Australia's leading international arts festivals.
The Brisbane Airport Sponsorship Committee meets quarterly to review applications.
If you’d like to apply for sponsorship your proposal should:
- Email your proposal through to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Clearly articulate the sponsorship’s outcomes and benefits for BAC;
- Demonstrate value for money;
- Demonstrate the capacity to make effective use of the funds; and
- Include a timetable for reporting sponsorship outcomes to BAC.
We will contact you if we are able to support your request.