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Arts and Culture Christmas Island (ACCI) is a not-for-profit member based incorporated association which runs a yearly calendar of programs and events that recognises and promotes the talents, expertise and cultural diversity of the Christmas Island community.
ACCI achieves this through Christmas Island partnerships, through government funding and through the contribution of local and visiting artists, musicians, trainers and craftsmen and women.
ACCI occupies space at the Old Tech School, which is the hub for many workshops, performances and events, as well as the administrative headquarters.
ACCI is overseen by a Committee of Management with Executive Members who are elected at the Annual General Meeting each year.
The current Committee Members are –
• Chairperson – Patricia Power
• Deputy Chairperson – Lani Hall
• Treasurer / Secretary – Melissa Denkinger
• General Committee – Lesli Bell
• Administration Officer – Jess Stritthof
Arts and Culture Christmas Island is supported by the Department
of Infrastructure, Regional Development & Cities, the Department of Local Government, Sport & Cultural Industries (WA) and Regional Arts (WA).
Also through partnerships with Christmas Island organisations such as CITA, Shire of Christmas Island, CIDHS, CLA, CIP, the Malay Club and other local sponsorships.