Festivals Adelaide is a not-for-profit company limited by guarantee.

Festivals Adelaide Board has 11 members – the CEOs of each of the individual festivals: Adelaide Fringe, Adelaide Festival, Womadelaide, Dream Big Children’s Festival, SALA, Adelaide Film Festival, SA’s History Festival and Feast Festival, and 1 representative of the 3 festivals produced in the Adelaide Festival Centre: Adelaide Cabaret Festival, OzAsia Festival, Adelaide International Guitar Festival.

The current committee members are:

  • Ian Scobie, Chair and Director of WOMADelaide
  • Penny Griggs, General Manager, South Australian Living Artists Festival
  • Rob Brookman, CEO Adelaide Festival
  • Heather Croall, Director and CEO, Adelaide Fringe
  • Amanda Duthie, CEO, Adelaide Film Festival
  • Liz Hawkins, Program Director, Adelaide Festival Centre
  • John Glenn, Executive Producer, Adelaide Cabaret Festival
  • Joseph Mitchell, Director,  Oz Asia Festival
  • Greg Mackie, CEO, History Trust – SA’s History Festival
  • Helen Sheldon, General Manager, Feast Festival
  • Susannah Sweeney, Program Director, DreamBIG Children’s Festival
  • Brian Gilbertson, South Australian Tourism Commission (observer)


  • Christie Anthoney, CEO of Festivals Adelaide.