Who We Are

Janine Hilder

Janine is a visual and performing artist with over 21 years experience in providing entertainment and workshops in communities at festivals and events in Australia and overseas. Her skills include: stilt walking, costume making, large-scale float / set and puppet building, as well as sculptural assemblages made from society’s cast offs.

She also holds a Certificate 3 in Horticulture and is currently creating a sensory garden and running art activities with the elders at Ardeer House, Melbourne.

Catherine Woodger

Catherine Woodger is a performer and theatre maker with over 20 years experience in Australia and overseas. She works primarily at festivals and events, entertaining audiences from Dubai to Dubbo.

Catherine enjoys collaborating with communities to devise and present site specific performances based on local stories and issues. She writes scripts, creates soundtracks and choreographs large-scale community performances.

Catherine holds a B.A. and a Dip Ed. in Drama and English.

Official stuff

Public Mischief is a registered Australian business:
ABN 90 771 447 016.

We each hold insurance policies underwritten by QBE.  This consists of Public and Advertising Liability: $10,000,000, Products Liability: $10,000,000 and Property in Physical and Legal Control: $50,000.

We also hold current Working With Children check cards as issued by the Department of Justice, Victoria.