Benefits of membership of BACCI

  • Membership fee: 60c/week or $30.00/year for exhibiting members. $15.00/year for social members.
  • BACCI is an Incorporated Charity monitored by the Department of Fair Trading and the Charities Commission branch of the Australian Tax Office
  • BACCI has an ABN registered with the Australian Tax Office.
  • BACCI activities are covered by Public Liability Insurance Policy ( $20million),and policies to cover contents and members/volunteers who work at BACCI functions.
  • BACCI pays an annual affiliation fee to Regional Arts NSW and receives and insurance discount for doing so.
  • BACCI eftpos account – managed by Lyn our Treasurer
  • BACCI Account at Greater Bank -managed by treasurer
    Paradise FM subscription paid by BACCI annually
  • Website – managed by Mark Davis
  • BACCI Facebook page managed by Lesley Ryan
  • BACCI Gmail account managed by executive
  • PO Box 111 – at Australia Post. paid by BACCI annually
  • Monthly newsletter and regular email memos
  • Free storage of all BACCI equipment-at Hangar 4
  • Complimentary annual exhibition in Northern Rivers
    Community Gallery, Cherry St, Ballina
  • At least one other major BACCI exhibition and Craft
    Fair exhibition each year.
  • Free entry to craft fairs for individual members
  • Very low commission ( 10%) paid by artists on art sales
  • Free financial management by qualified BAS agent who has access
    to international standard corporate
  • Facilitation of art events and workshops upon request by members
  • Free media releases by The Advocate and Paradise FM
  • Major Sponsors: Ballina Colour Copy, The Advocate, Paradise
    F M, B-Framed, The Gallery Café, McGrath Real estate