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Community Grants Winners Announced

working together Published Thursday, 12th July 2018

Council wishes to congratulate those applicants who were successful in Round Two of the 2017/18 Community Grants Program.

Twenty one successful applicants were acknowledged at an awards ceremony on Wednesday 11 July 2018 with $109,633 awarded to community groups across South Gippsland. The contribution of Council funds will support projects with a total value of around $595,000.

Successful Applicants

Stockyard Gallery - Flooring Replacement and Upgrade - $7,000
Foster Art, Music & Drama Association - Retractable Seating - $10,000
Welshpool & District Advisory Group - Carpet Replacement at the Rural Transaction Centre - $5,048
Manna Community Garden - Water Saving Disability Garden Beds - $2,500
Sandy Point Community Group - Defibrillator Cabinet - $1,800
Loch & District Bowling Club - New Scoreboards - $1,000
Nyora Recreation Reserve Committee Inc - Design and Specifications for Social Club and Change Rooms - $5,000
Korumburra Cricket Club - Replace Cricket Wicket - $4,000
Outtrim Moyarra Kongwak Cricket Club - Storeroom Extension to OMK Cricket Clubrooms -  $10,000
Poowong Community Consultative Committee Inc. - Barbeque Shelter Extension and Community Logo Board - $3,500
Loch Public Hall - Sealing of Carpark and Crossover - $5,000
Koonwarra Recreation Reserve Committee Inc. - Landscape Plan Development - $10,000
Leongatha Painters Group - Pop Up Art Exhibition - $2,000
Leongatha Croquet Club - Croquet Club Interior Upgrade - $4,000
Mirboo North Playgroup and Toy Library - Nature Playground - $6,000
Leongatha Community Preschool Centres Inc. - Solar System, Allora Kindergarten - $4,000
Leongatha Chamber of Commerce and Industry - Leongatha Daffodil Street Festival - $5,000
Leongatha Senior Citizens Centre - South Gippsland Seniors Week Activities - $5,000
Berry’s Creek Hall Committee - Laptop - $1,000
Mirboo North Golf Club - Golf Course Irrigation Infrastructure - $9,000
Walter J Tuck Reserve - Hard Hose Irrigator and Pipe Extension - $7,000
Fish Creek Football / Netball Club - Replace Refrigerator - $1,785

Applications for Round One of the Community Grants Program for 2018/19 are open until 31 August 2018. For more information and to view the online application please visit Grants.