Thank you to our generous community of supporters. You make it possible for the Foundation to promote a wider understanding of the vital value of design and how it can improve our world.


Donations to the Robin Boyd Foundation of $2 and over are tax-deductible. To make a donation contact:  Josephine Briginshaw, Engagement Manager

Nigel Bertram
Bowness Family Foundation
Josephine Briginshaw
Wendy Brooks & Partners
Caitlin Burns
Shane Byrnes
Gustavo Chaluisan
Lucy Clemenger Architects
Lynton Daehli
Isaacson Davis Foundation
Todd Deacon
Sally Draper Architects
Helen Freeman
Sophie Gannon
Kerry Gardner AM
Bill Gillies
Prof Philip Goad
Matthew Hallett
Stephen Hare
Noel & Lyndsay Henderson
Christopher Hewson
Mark Hoare
Fiona Hung
Isaacson Davis Foundation
Tim Isaacson
Stevens Lawson Architects
Annette Lowe

Cleve Magree
Clare McAllister
Melbourne School of Design
David Morgan
Sidney Myer Fund
Christopher Balmford & Kym Ortenburg
Alan & Alison Pert
Anastasios Piperoglou
Victoria Ponsford
Robert Porter
Annie Price & Jamie Paterson
Jeff & Mariko Provan MORI FOUNDATION
Bryce Raworth Architects
Chris Read
Sally Semmens
The Kate and Stephen Shelmerdine Family Foundation
Monica Smith
Lady Southey AC
Adam Stanley
Kristin Stegley OAM
Jo Tanaka-King
Shannon Truman
Uro publications
Chris Weiss
Ian Wong & Jo Pritchard
The Yulgilbar Foundation

Boyd Circle

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. Find out more about the Boyd Circle.



The Robin Boyd Foundation would not be able to operate without its passionate and committed volunteers. Volunteers contribute to the care and maintenance of Walsh Street and provide opportunities for audiences to engage with it through tours, open days and other events. Find out more about volunteering.

Guided Tour and Events Team

Leonie Beaton
Kate Drew
Andrea Dudley
Danuta Freeman
Lucy Heath
Glenda McIntyre
Tania Mariani
Pam Seears
Stuart Tolliday
Corinna Orscheg

Collections Team

Starting in 2014, the Research and Collections team has been cataloguing the Walsh Street Archive containing over 4000 items – including books, furniture and artwork, manuscripts, correspondence, slides, films, architectural drawings and newspaper clippings. The Archive was launched on Victorian Collections in July 2022.

Project Leaders
Kerry Landman
Jonathan Russell

Since 2014, many volunteers contributed time to the Research and Collections team:

Violet Barnes, Elly Buckley, Christine Cummings, Phoebe Florance, Angela Gehring, Philip Goad, Mitchell Grant, Mandy Hanegraaf, Lucy Heath, Anna Hyland, Robyn Ho, Kimberley Hui, Simmone Howell, Kait Jordan, Hannah Joyner, Yowhans Kidane, Cormack Kirby, Isaac Laker, Kerry Landman, Madeleine Lo-Booth, Carrie Lu, Tania Mariani, Vicki Mclean, Meher Nishchal Bahl, Jesse Oehm, Corinna Orscheg, Phillip Pender, Joan Poon, Jonathan Russell, Anna Scollo, Preeti Shukla, Carol Shumba, Brigit Skilbeck, Tania Hardy Smith, Jean-Marc Tang, Charlie White, Sam Willis and Jing Zhang.

Walsh Street Conservation and Maintenance

Amanda Oliver Gardens, John Patrick Landscape Architects, Joel Comeli, Michael Ellis, and Boyd Circle members Jenny Rizo from Inarc Architects and Rob Watson from Watson Architecture.

A grant from the Copland Trust enabled the Foundation to assess Walsh Street’s gardens and devise a strategy for its conservation and maintenance.


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