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The Boyd Circle is a unique giving community of architecture and design leaders who support and contribute to the activities of the Robin Boyd Foundation.

Boyd Circle Founding Group left to right: Matt Gibson (Matt Gibson Architecture & Design), Rachel Nolan (Kennedy Nolan), Rob McBride (McBride Charles Ryan), Astrid Jenkin (NH Architecture), Patrick Kennedy (Kennedy Nolan), Hamish Lyon (NH Architecture), Louise Wright (Baracco + Wright Architects) John Wardle (John Wardle Architects), Debbie Ryan (McBride Charles Ryan), Mel Bright (Studio Bright) Mauro Baracco (Baracco + Wright Architects)

Your support will ensure the care, conservation and protection of Robin Boyd’s iconic Walsh Street residence, keeping it open for all to discover and enjoy as a living museum. With your help, we can continue to champion Robin Boyd’s ethos that ‘design matters’ by activating our unique space with talks, tours, films and exhibitions.

Across four tiers, Boyd Circle members are rewarded with an exciting range of benefits. Our core level Pioneers provides crucial support to the Foundation and engagement with its program and special events. Increased support through Opulents, Decadents and Prophets, membership levels unlock access to Walsh Street, the perfect location for your studio’s next dinner, cocktail party, planning day or meeting.

Champion Robin Boyd’s enduring legacy that good design can enhance the world we live in by joining the Boyd Circle today.

To find out more contact:
Josephine Briginshaw, Engagement Manager josephine@robinboyd.org.au

Existing Boyd Circle members, can renew their membership via our website.

Benefits

Pioneers
  • Boyd Circle core benefits:
  • Invitation to the Boyd Circle Annual Event at Walsh Street.
  • Access to discounted member-priced tickets for RBF public programs, including open days, talks and tours.
  • Access to special Boyd Circle offers and invitations throughout the year.
  • Online store discounts.
  • Subscription to the RBF e-news.
  • Acknowledgement of support on the Foundation website and annual report.
$1,000
donation annually.
Opulents
  • Boyd Circle core benefits
  • One complimentary use of Walsh Street for an Evening Event.
  • OR
  • One complimentary use of Walsh Street for a Daytime Event.
  • (All events to be paid separately to our preferred catering partners).
$3000
+gst annually.
Decadents
  • Boyd Circle core benefits
  • One complimentary use of Walsh Street for an Evening Event.
  • AND
  • One complimentary use of Walsh Street for a Daytime Event.
  • (All events to be paid separately to our preferred catering partners).
$6500
+gst annually.
Prophets
  • Boyd Circle core benefits
  • One complimentary use of Walsh Street for an Evening Event.
  • AND
  • One complimentary use of Walsh Street for a Daytime Event.
  • +
  • One additional complimentary use of Walsh Street for either a Daytime or Evening Event.
  • (All events to be paid separately to our preferred catering partners).
$10,000
+gst annually.

Please note:
Evening Events are between 5 – 9pm. Daytime Events are between 9am – 5pm.
All food and beverage catering costs are additional and payable directly to our preferred catering partners: Handmade Events, Cookes Food and Urban Foodies.
Early bump-in, late bump-out, cleaning and guided house tour fees may apply.
AV facilities are available for product launches, workshops and meetings.
NOTE: Requests to use Walsh Street for Boyd Circle events require six weeks (6) minimum notification via our online form, which provides additional information about the restrictions around using the iconic, heritage listed home.

Current Members

Boyd Circle Annual Event 2022. Photos: Marie-Luise Skibbe.