Australian Capital Territory

Upcoming Events – Online State Events: open to everyone!

Fundraisers now have a wide selection of state events to attend via Zoom that offer insights and expertise on an array of relevant fundraising subjects!

FIA’s online professional development events hosted by our state committees are available nationally. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to hear from speakers all over the country and interact with your fellow fundraisers interstate.

We have an exciting mix of topics for you to choose from over the coming months. Please visit our new page here for the full list.

ACT Schedule

ACT- The Gift of Giving Through Estate Planning

During times of economic change and uncertainty, charities ought to focus on the top end of the giving pyramid. As we know, there is nothing higher than future planned giving, otherwise known as a bequest program. Keith Bradley AM, BAL Lawyers, is a specialist in estates and estate planning and will join us on this auspicious occasion to share his collective years of knowledge of how you can build a successful pipeline for your organisation.
Please join us for a Christmas Cocktail Party and word of the season!
Please bring a secret Santa unisex gift to the value of $10. Gifts will be donated to an ACT charity. 
Christmas is a time of good cheer especially when there’s good wine, sparkling and you are there!
Date: Wednesday 23 November 2022

Time: 5:30 pm – 7:15 pm AEST

Venue: 12 Beagle Street, Red Hill ACT 2603


Member $20.00
Non-member $25.00

Upcoming In-Class Education and Training:

Keep an eye on this page for Education and Training opportunities in ACT.

Upcoming Education and Training

Online Training

FIA is pleased to offer the following core education courses online which are available to start anytime. Click below for more details.

Fundraising Essentials

Certificate in Professional Fundraising

Diploma in Professional Fundraising

FIA Code Course

We have the means to raise standards of ethical fundraising practice. Code training is where it starts.

Find out more and register.

CFRE Study Group

Let us help you achieve your credential!

FIA offers a monthly study group, free of charge, for CFRE candidates. The study group covers:

  • assistance completing and submitting your CFRE application.
  • insights into taking the CFRE exam.
  • advice on resources to study for the CFRE exam.
  • focused study sessions, in a ‘book club’ format.

Almost 100 per cent of participants in the CFRE Study Group have passed the CFRE exam on their first attempt.

This study group meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month via Google Hangouts.

To learn more about the CFRE Study Group and to reserve your spot, contact the FIA Education Team on 1300 889 670 or

Find out more here.

View a list of ACT Organisational Members