As part of our Fundraiser, we’re holding a silent auction to help raise funds for ACAPTA.

Items will be continually added on a regular basis leading up to the 26th of September. If you’re unable to attend the fundraiser but still want to contribute, this is a great way to do so [and you get an awesome 'thing' to do or keep too!] so stay tuned to this page and see what we have in store for you…

BIDDING IS NOW CLOSED

CLICK HERE TO CHECK OUT OUR AUCTION

The online auction closes at 4pm Thursday 26th of September and then continues as a live Silent Auction at Chasers from 7.00pm to 8.45pm. Winning bids will be announced at 9.15pm and items can be paid for and collected from 9.15pm to 9.45pm on Thursday 26th of September.

If the winning bidder is not in attendance on the night or is unable to collect their item between 9.15pm and 9.45pm, an ACAPTA staff member will contact you within 48hrs. If the winning bidder is unable to be reached within the 48 hours [before 9.15pm Saturday 28th September], the next highest bidder will be offered the item.

PLEASE NOTE: You do NOT need to be in attendance to take part in the auction! Intertstate bids are very welcome.

A huge thank you to all of our generous supporters and HAPPY BIDDING!

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Melba flyer Spiegeltent  524x349ITEM 1: A Night in the Circus Oz Melba Spiegeltent in 2014

Whether you want to use if for a 30th birthday party or a circus cabaret night, Circus Oz is pleased to offer you the use of our Spiegeltent for one night in 2014, once it has nestled into our new Collingwood site early in 2014. (Conditions and minimal costs apply. For more info contact Antonella on 0409 276 193).  The Spiegeltent is currently for hire while it is in the Docklands. You can get more info about hiring it at www.circusoz.com

VALUE:  $5000 [corporate rate]
RESERVE: Upon application

 

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Showtech_SiteShedITEM 2: Training Voucher to the value of $550.00
Showtech Australia & Showtech Training Australia have generously donated a $550.00 Training Voucher. The winning bidder can choose from a selection of courses available on the Showtech Training Australia Course website. Courses include; Forklift (LF) Licence, Work Platform (WP), Work Safely at Heights (RIIOHS204A – Certificate course), Safe Working at heights (Entertainment Industry); Entertainment Technical Short Courses or an Introduction to Rigging for Technicians & Performers.
CONDITIONS APPLY: Must be over 18 Years of age, cannot be individually assessed and must be part of a group. Does not include workcover card costs.
Valid to 31st December 2014
VALUE: $550.00
RESERVE: $150.00

 

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Showtech_SiteShedITEM 3:  Hire of Truss & Rigging to the value of $500.00
Showtech Australia have also generously offered the hire of Truss & Rigging to the value of $500.00.
CONDITIONS APPLY: Must pick up and return to Showtech as per a normal hire agreement, preferably based in vic, and would be subject to availability of stock.
Valid to June 30 2014

 

VALUE: $500
RESERVE: $125.00

 

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NICA_Separated_LA_20Nov10 copy copyITEM 4: Winners choice of Term 4 NICA short courses.
NICA short courses are term-based and held after school/business hours and on Saturday mornings. They range from general circus to specific skills, and are designed for all ages, body types, skill and fitness levels. Term 4 classes [7 October to 14 December 2013]  range from classes for 5-12 year olds, Teens, Adults and Advanced. to For details on whats on offer, head to their website.

 

VALUE:  $400.00
RESERVE: $100.00

 

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Circus Oz Logo 524x349ITEM 5: Four Ringside Seats for the 2014 Circus Oz Melbourne Season.

This is the sort of show that makes you feel proud to be an Australian!”
A profound mission, undertaken with serious, fearless, fabulous fun.”

For more info about Circus Oz shows, become a Circus Oz Mate at circusoz.com.au

VALUE:  $368.00
RESERVE: $95.00

 

 

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Catapult446 524x349ITEM 6: 1 Adult Festival pass to the 2014 Catapult Festival
This amazing pass includes; Open access to ALL workshops and forums; Free access to the 6 special Catapult Festival events; Catered meals [Lunch and snacks on four days plus farewell brunch on Sunday 13th April; and a Catapult 2012 T-shirt and Catapult bag.

 

VALUE: $270.00
RESERVE:  $70.00

 

 

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TW_Logo 524x349ITEM 7: Double Pass to Theatre Works Midsumma Festival season.

1 x Double Pass to opening night of all three Theatre Works Midsumma Productions in 2014


VALUE:
$180.00 approx.
RESERVE: $45.00

 

 

 

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Brief Encounter-9579 524x349ITEM 8: Double Pass to Brief Encounters.

1 x Double Pass to see Brief Encounter [Kneehigh Theatre] at the Melbourne Festival on  Wednesday 9th October at 6.30pm at the Athenauem.

VALUE: $158.00/double
RESERVE: $40.00

 

 

 

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Lorne Festival of Performing Arts 524x349ITEM 9: Lorne Festival of Performing Arts
1 x Weekend pass that includes entry to all events over the Festival weekend (including the Opening Night cabaret) and up to 15 other performances.  Guests can bathe in an ocean of stories, tunes and visual treats including circus, bawdy burlesque, cracker comedy as well as poetry, dance, music, workshops and something for children too.  2014 dates to be confirmed – late August or early September [Tickets not transferrable] www.facebook.com/lovelornefestival

VALUE: $150.00 per pass
RESERVE: $40.00

 

 

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The Book of EverythingNew Victory Theatre

ITEM 10: Double pass to The Book of Everything
1 x double pass to see Belvoir and Kim Carpenter’s Theatre of Image award winning production of The Book of Everything [Melbourne Theatre Company]

VALUE:  $140.00
RESERVE: 
$35.00

 

 

 

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FlyingTrapezeCentreLogo 524x349ITEM 11: The Flying Trapeze Centre Melbourne Complimentary Gift Certificate
Gift Voucher can be used for a 2 hour beginner workshop in the one visit. Or can be put towards a term class in Term 4 at the flying trapeze centre.
[Valid to the 26th October 2013]

VALUE:  $130.00
RESERVE: 
$35.00

 

 

 

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Papillon 524x349ITEM 12: Melbourne Fringe Circus Pack

Melbourne Fringe Pack including;
one double pass to …We Should Quit
one double pass to Papillon
one double pass to KAPOW![opening night]

VALUE: $128.00
RESERVE:
$35.00

 

 

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Red Stitch 524x349

ITEM 13: Double Pass to Roam

1 x Double pass to Red Stitch Actor’s Theatre production of ROAM on Friday 11th October at 8pm.

VALUE:  $78.00
RESERVE:
$20.00

 

 

 

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The Circus BOOK cover 524x349ITEM 14: The Circus. 1870s–1950s [Book]

Linda Granfield, Dominique Jando, Fred Dahlinger, Noel Daniel
Hardcover in slipcase, 9.9 x 15.0 in., 544 pages

The history and legacy of the circus.
During its heyday, the American circus was the largest show-biz industry the world had ever seen. This book containing hundreds of shots by everyone from Weegee to Charles and Ray Eames, and more than 300 posters. Marvel at the Chinese acrobats, boxing kangaroos, and bike-riding bears you were born too late to see in person.
VALUE: $75.00
RESERVE: $20.00
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2013 Sector Meeting 524x349 V4ITEM 15: ACAPTA sector meeting registration.

Registration for one person to the ACAPTA Circus Sector Meeting in Melbourne on Friday 8th November 2013.

VALUE: $100.00/non-member
RESERVE: $15.00

 

 

 

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ACAPTA LOGO 524x349iITEM 16: ACAPTA 2014 membership.

1 x Individual 2014 ACAPTA membership. [or 2015 if already a 2014 member]

VALUE: $65.00/year
RESERVE: $15.00

 

 

 

 

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AH - A Small Prometheus 524x349ITEM 17: Double Pass to A Small Prometheus by Stephanie Lake and Robin Fox [Arts House]

1 x Double Pass to the world premiere of  A Small Prometheus by Stephanie Lake and Robin Fox [Arts House] on a night of your choosing. Season runs 15th to 20th October 2013.

VALUE: $60.00
RESERVE: $15.00

 

ACAPTA would like to thank the following individuals and organisations for their generosity and support;

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