Overview

Charity details

ABN
Address
Lot 218 And 219 Milikapiti Community
Melville Island NT 0820
Australia
Address For Service email
Website
Charity Size
Large
Who the charity helps
Youth - 15 to under 25
Victims of crime (including family violence)
Veterans and/or their families
Unemployed persons
Pre/post release offenders and/or their families
People with disabilities
People with chronic illness (including terminal illness)
People in rural/regional/remote communities
People from a culturally and linguistically diverse background
People at risk of homelessness/ people experiencing homelessness
Males
Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex persons
Financially disadvantaged people
Females
Families
Early childhood - aged under 6
Children - aged 6 to under 15
Adults - aged 65 and over
Adults - aged 25 to under 65
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
Date established
1986
Last reported
7 December 2020
Next report due
31 January 2022
Financial Year End
30/06

Summary of activities

Jilamara Arts and Crafts Association is an incorporated, non-profit, Tiwi owned and governed organisation based on Melville Island in the Northern Territory. The artcentre is the creative and cultural hub of the Milikapiti community, which is situated in Snake Bay on the north coast of the island. The organisation is open to all members of the local Tiwi community, currently representing around 60 active artists and employing 9 regular arts workers. It provides both professional support and access to employment, education and training. Established in 1989, Jilamara Arts and Crafts Association is owned and governed by Tiwi artists from Milikapiti community on Melville Island. The Tiwi Islands, Bathurst Island & Melville Island, are north of Darwin and have been home to Tiwi people since parlingarri (a long time ago). Milikapiti community is on the coast over overlooking the Arafura Sea. It's a happy place, with strong families and strong culture. Through workshops, training, support and representation, Jilamara artists are supported to build careers as internationally renowned artists. In the community, the art centre is an important place for children to learn culture through culture classes and for young people to learn from their elders to build bright futures. The Muluwurri Museum is an important keeping place for Tiwi culture and stories, important for remembering old ways and the old people who started Jilamara. For artists and community members, the art centre is a supportive workplace to learn new skills and earn money to support family.

Charity programs

Program name Classification
Jilamara Arts and Crafts Association Arts and culture
Muluwurri Museum Arts and culture

Where the charity operates

States
NT

Financials & Documents

Annual reporting

Title Due Date Date received Download
Financial Report 2022 31 December 2022 Pending
Annual Information Statement 2022 31 December 2022 Not yet submitted
Financial Report 2021 31 January 2022 Pending
Annual Information Statement 2021 31 January 2022 Not yet submitted
Financial Report 2020 31 January 2021 7 December 2020
Annual Information Statement 2020 31 January 2021 7 December 2020
Financial Report 2019 31 January 2020 11 December 2019
Annual Information Statement 2019 31 January 2020 11 December 2019
Financial Report 2018 31 March 2019 26 November 2018
Annual Information Statement 2018 31 March 2019 26 November 2018
Financial Report 2017 31 January 2018 30 November 2017
Annual Information Statement 2017 31 January 2018 30 November 2017
Annual Information Statement 2016 31 January 2017 20 February 2017
Financial Report 2016 No due date Not required
Financial Report 2015 31 January 2016 6 October 2016
Annual Information Statement 2015 31 January 2016 6 October 2016
Financial Report 2014 31 January 2015 25 November 2014
Annual Information Statement 2014 31 January 2015 25 November 2014
Annual Information Statement 2013 31 March 2014 20 November 2013
Financial Report 2013 No due date Not required

Documents

Title Date Reporting Year Download
Annual Report 11 December 2019 2019 Download
Annual Report 26 November 2018 2018 Download
Annual Report 15 July 2018 2017 Download
Governing Document 27 June 2013 Download

History

The charity's subtype history

Purpose Start Date End Date
Public Benevolent Institution (PBI) 1 January 2014
2012 Another purpose beneficial to the community 3 December 2012 31 December 2013
2012 Public benevolent institution 3 December 2012 31 December 2013

Registration status history

Effective Date Status
3 December 2012 Registered

Enforcement action history

There have been no enforcements for this charity.