Join Friends of the Arts

Join till the end of June from as little as $17.50

To celebrate and assist emerging artists and performers, from grassroots to graduates, we’re offering this wonderfully low cost Friends of the Arts membership.

Anyone can join right now – new, previous or friends of friends’ – come and connect with like-minded, arts loving supporters.

Download Membership Form – Membership expires on June 30, 2019 >

  • Single $17.50

  • Double $25

A New Membership structure will starting from July 1, 2019. See below for annual prices.


Membership Benefits*

With a Friends’ Membership will enjoy the following benefits*:

  • Friends of the Arts Cinema benefits (complimentary movie pass, cinema discounts and special offers)
  • Discounts on selected theatre tickets
  • 5% discount on HOTA food and beverage, as well as a range of specially discounted wine for The Friends
  • Compendium of notepad, pen and calendar
  • Membership Card to gain Friends’ discounts. Also doubles as a name badge at Friends’ social events
  • Social events such as Movie Nights, Christmas Party and more
  • Regular newsletter to keep you up-to-date
  • Email reminders and notification of events relevant to The Friends
  • Meeting with like-minded people sharing an appreciation of the Arts
  • The knowledge that you are assisting the Friends of the Arts in its promotion of the Arts on the Gold Coast
    *Subject to change 


There are 3 easy ways to join

1. EFT and Email: 

  • Download your Membership Form and complete it
  • EFT your money to  BANK: NAB  /  NAME: Friends of The Arts  /  BSB: 084-462  /  ACC. NO: 65 362 4427  (In the comment section, give your mobile number, no spaces, and your first name)
  • Scan/Take an in-focus photo of your completed form (Include the EFT reference number)
  • Email this to


2. Cheque and Post: 

  • Download your Membership Form and complete it
  • Make your cheque payable to “Friends of the Arts”
  • Or, you could EFT and print out the remittance to post
  • Post to The Treasurer, Friends of the Arts,
    PO Box 6611, Gold Coast Mail Centre QLD 9726


3. Drop by our Registered Office: 

  • Download your Membership Form and complete it
  • Write a cheque payable to “Friends of the Arts”   or   Have exact cash (the office does NOT have eftpos or credit card facilities)
  • Deliver membership form and payment to McLaughlins Lawyers reception, Level 1, 9 Ouyan St, Surfers Paradise. Open 9am–5pm, Monday to Friday.


PO Box – The Treasurer, Friends of the Arts, P.O. Box 6611, Gold Coast Mail Centre QLD 9726.

HOTA’s Registered Office – McLaughlins Lawyers reception, Level 1, 9 Ouyan St, Surfers Paradise Open 9am–5pm, Monday to Friday.

Mobile for Enquiries (not for any type of transaction) – 0487 491 991


NEW VIP (Voting-Involved-Priority) Annual Membership

Enjoy the following benefits of becoming a VIP Member of our group:

  • Priority on booking and any special offers negotiated by the Friends;
  • The right to vote at any general and special meetings of the Friends Company; and
  • To nominate to a position on the Board of Friends of the Arts

Subscription Fees are as follows:

Annual Membership (1st July to 30 June)
Single Membership: $20 per person

Download the VIP Membership Form here: Membership is valid from 1 July 2019 to 30 June 2020