Annual Information Statement 2013

Legal Name
Canberra Glassworks Limited

Section A: Charity Information

Charity has a financial year ending 30 June
Financial year ends
Charity size
Purposes of charity
Other: Canberra Glassworks is Australias leading centre for contemporary glass art, craft and design and our purpose is:To enhance the careers of artists by providing state-of-the-art equipment, facilities, and high quality programs which support innovation, development, production and the exhibition of their workTo provide accessible opportunities for children and adults to view and learn about contemporary glass and connect with the heritage values and history of the Kingston PowerhouseTo provide a world-class tourist experience alongside Canberras significant national attractions and institutionsTo build and promote Canberra Glassworks as a nationally and internationally recognised Australian centre for excellence in contemporary art, craft and designTo operate in a manner that is professional and financially responsible so that Canberra Glassworks endures
Basic Religious Charity
Charity is part of an approved ACNC reporting group

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2013 reporting period
Main activity
Culture and arts
General activities
Culture and arts
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
The organisation pursued its charitable purposes by: * Providing programs, products and services which support artists' practice; * Developing an enhanced visitor experience for visitors to the Centre including Make Your Own Experiences, Educational experiences for children, adults and school groups; * Enhancing private, corporate and federal government funding; * Enhancing revenue from retail and exhibition programs; * Maintaining a strong marketing focus on artistic and visitor programs, products and services; * Continue to work effectively with major sponsors including funding bodies; * Establish effective business model for a cafe facility; * Review human resource, business and operational plans to maximise efficiences.
Changing or introducing activities in the next reporting period
Beneficiaries helped by charity’s activities in the 2013 reporting period
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • Children
  • General community within Australia

Section C: Resources and operating locations

Estimated number of unpaid volunteers who worked for the charity during the 2013 reporting period
  • Full time employees: 4
  • Part time employees: 13
  • Volunteers: 7
Where the charity operated during the 2013 reporting period
Australian Capital Territory

Section D: Reporting and regulatory obligations (This section is optional)

State or territory charity had non-corporate reporting obligations to
Australian Capital Territory

Section E: Financial information provided voluntarily

2013 Financial report
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