Octapod works with a range of valued partners and creative collaborators to deliver our program. Through the generous support of the following organisations Octapod is able to support a creative, diverse and sustainable creative sector, which contributes to arts and cultural development of the Lower Hunter region.


Principal Partners

Principal Partners provide substantial financial support to Octapod to enable us to deliver our program.



Octapod is currently supported by the NSW Government through Create NSW and the University of Newcastle.


Program Partners

Program Partners provide either financial and/or in kind support and collaborate with us on a programming level. Octapod currently has program partnerships with The Lock-Up Ability Links NSW.

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Octapod Associates

Octapod Associates provide substantial pro bono support and are generally businesses or people with professional skills who assist us with specific projects from time to time, and have an interest in contributing their skills for the benefit of the community. This could include advising on Worker Health and Safety policy, reviewing governance procedures, conducting economic impact studies, preparing communications plans.


Want more information? Want to get involved?

If you would like to support Octapod and share our passion for a thriving and inclusive arts and cultural sector in the Lower Hunter region, contact Christina Robberds, Octapod Director to discuss how you could get involved.


Phone: 02 4021 1605