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Past Projects

Reverb Reverb Live Music Thinker in Residence

Reverb created movement and reverberation across the live music community in Adelaide, creating collaboration and unifying action for a healthy, more sustainable music scene. Reverb was developed from the Residency of Adelaide’s Live Music Thinker, Martin Elbourne. The Government of South Australia supported the Live Music Residency and its role in the development of the Thinker’s Program.
Austerity Ahead

Unmasking Austerity

Led by Professor John Spoehr, then Director of the Australian Workplace Innovation and Social Research Centre, this 2014 project examined Austerity strategies in Europe and the US, and assessed the likely impact of similar measures in Australia.

The project's findings were presented across a series of forums and research papers.

Car Factory in Northern Adelaide

The Reality of Poverty in Northern Adelaide

To mark anti poverty week 2014, the Don Dunstan Foundation spoke to three people working against poverty in the Playford area to gain a better understanding of the issues people in Adelaide's north face with regard to the Commonwealth budget and the looming closure of Holden.

Maggie Stone Maggie Stone State Theatre Production

Commissioned with the assistance of the Dunstan Foundation and presented by the State Theatre Company in association with the Adelaide Festival Centre this powerful play by Caleb Lewis looks at our community's seedy underside.
Group image of young people

Young and Awesome

A showcase of outstanding social initiatives established by young people to inspire other young people to turn their creativity into making the world a better place.

Group image of young people Social Change Guide to the Adelaide Fringe 2017

The Social Change Guide to the Fringe was created to help find shows with a social change theme. 


Don Dunstan Foundation

Level 8, 115 Grenfell St
SA 5005 Australia


Phone: +61 8 8313 3364
ABN: 14 614 345 149

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