F&P has a reputation for presenting sector leading conferences for fundraising professionals of all skill and experience levels.

F&P conferences provide a great mix of fundraising ‘how-to’, best practice, thought leadership, case studies, new and emerging techniques, and a dose of innovation and inspiration.

If you’re looking to keep your finger on the pulse of what’s happening in fundraising and philanthropy, F&P conferences are the place to be. You’ll walk away with a host of learnings, insights, practical tips and tactics, and an injection of motivation to crack on with it when you get back to the office.

And did we mention the networking? F&P conferences are a great way to catch up with your peers, colleagues and friends, swap stories, discuss what’s working and what’s not, and make some new connections.

All F&P members receive a 20% discount on conference tickets. Check out our membership benefits and packages here.

Scroll down to learn more about each of our conferences.

Digi.Raise 2024

Digi.Raise showcases best practice in digital fundraising and peer-to-peer events. If you want to stay on top of the latest latest trends, practices, case studies and new technology in the rapidly evolving areas of digital fundraising and peer-to-peer events, Digi.Raise is the place to be. Learn more.

Date: 01 & 02 May, 2024

Location: Aerial, UTS, Sydney

Fundraising Forum 2024

The Fundraising Forum is Australia’s leading conference on individual giving.

The Forum provides fundraising leaders with a mix of high-level thought leadership, a window onto new and emerging practices, and plenty of practical ‘how-to’ sessions and case studies from leading organisations in the sector.

Key themes include donor acquisition, donor retention, fundraising and campaign strategy, innovation and integrated campaigns.

Who should attend?

Fundraising managers/executives, heads of fundraising, direct marketing managers, individual giving managers and executives, fundraising coordinators, supporter relations managers and coordinators, marketing and communications teams, CEOs and more.

Date: 27 – 29 August, 2024

Location: Aerial, UTS, Sydney

Big4 Fundraising 2024

Big4 Fundraising focuses on how to source, nurture and secure big donations, grants and funding through:

  • Major gifts from individuals
  • Corporate partnerships
  • Trusts and foundations
  • Gifts-in-wills

Who should attend?

Fundraising managers/executives, major gift managers/coordinators, gifts-in-wills managers/coordinators, corporate partnership executives/coordinators, business development managers/coordinators, trust and foundation executives/coordinators.

“I found Big4 to be stimulating in content and many rich conversations were had with colleagues. I give it the highest recommendation,” Dr Georgia Ciaran, Amnesty International Aotearoa New Zealand.

Date:  29, 30 & 31 October, 2024

Location: Pullman on the Park, Melbourne

ArtsRaise (to be confirmed for 2025)

In 2023 F&P hosted and presented a conference specifically for fundraisers working in arts and cultural organisations.

The conference covered fundraising best practices, inspirational case studies, emerging methods, thought leadership and more from some of Australasia’s leading arts and cultural organisations and practitioners.

The conference was well received and we hope to do it again in 2025.

Watch this space for more details. If you would like to register your interest to attend, please email us at: membership@fandp.com.au

Date: 2025 TBC

Location: TBC