Kimberley Regional Grants Scheme
The Kimberley Regional Grant Scheme is for grants between $50,001 and $300,000. Applications for the 2017 Kimberley Regional Grants Scheme are now closed.
The Regional Grants Scheme invests in projects which assist in attracting investment, increasing jobs, and improving quality of life to improve economic and community infrastructure and services in the Kimberley Region.
Funding is available to assist the development of infrastructure, services and community projects intended to build vibrant regions with strong economies.
We encourage all applicants to discuss their projects and applications with our Grants Officer on (08) 9194 3001 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org prior to submission.
2017-18 Kimberley Regional Grant Scheme – successful applicants
|Broome Surf Life Saving Club Inc||$300,000||The redevelopment of Broome SLSC North West Training Facility|
|Derby Rodeo and Horseriders Association||$90,000||New Ablution Blocks - for Derby Rodeo Club and Derby West Kimberley Turf Club|
|East Kimberley Chamber of Commerce & Industry||$45,000||Tasting the Kimberley 2017|
|Kalumburu Aboriginal Corporation||$110,000||Enterprise Incubator Stage 2 Economic and social hub|
|Kimberley Language Resource Centre||$84,000||Office Maintenance and Refurbishment|
|Mangkaja Arts Resource Agency||$234,600||Mangkaja Arts Infrastrcuture Enhancement Project - Phase One|
|Mirima Council||$80,000||Modern Miriwoong|
|Mowanjum Aboriginal Corporation||$79,717||Mowanjum station expansion project|
|Nirrumbuk Aboriginal Corporation||$95,205||Jilbalirri Youth Accommodation|
|Nyamba Buru Yawuru Ltd||$250,000||Roebuck Plains Stations - Pivot Project|
|Shire of Halls Creek||$124,817||Facility Infrastructure Upgrades for Social and Economic Development - Phase 2|
|Shire Wyndham East Kimberely||$72,000||Identification and Protection of Priority Agricultural Land|
|Waringarri Media Aboriginal Corporation||$71,350||Waringarri Visual Radio|
2016-17 Kimberley Regional Grant Scheme – successful applicants
|Aarnja||$300,000||Fostering Generational Change|
|East Kimberley Football League||$52,590||Installation of scoreboards and provision of line markers|
|Gumbarun Aboriginal Group||$94,000||Gumbanan Campgrounds upgrade|
|Kalumburu Aboriginal Corporation||$125,300||Kalumburu Social & Economic Development Hub|
|Kimberley Small Business Support||$60,000||KSBS Small Business Enriched Training and Mentoring Program|
|Koolkarriya||$160,000||Noonkanbah Irrigation Project|
|Kununurra Bushmen's Rodeo Association||$93,000||Outdoor Multi Purpose Facility|
|Magabala Books||$71,480||Kimberley Children's Picture Book Series|
|Shire of Halls Creek||$232,000||Halls Creek Aquatic and Recreation Centre Solar Project|
|The Charitable Foundation for Books in Homes Australia||$50,000||Books in Kimberley Homes Project|
|The Graham (Polly) Farmer Foundation||$40,000||Follow the Dream: Partnerships for Success|
|Warmun Community (Turkey Creek) Inc||$55,775||Welcome to the Streets of Warmun|
|Wyndham Tourist Association||$110,000||Promoting Indigenous and Non Indigenous Tourism in Wyndham|
2014-15 Kimberley Regional Grant Scheme – successful applicants
|Gurama Yani U Incorporated (Fitzroy Valley Men’s Shed)||$72,350||Fitzroy Valley Men’s Shed Development|
|Derby District High School||$20,000||Follow the Dream: Partnerships for Success|
|Yarliyil Arts Centre||$200,000||Halls Creek Cultural Facility Infrastructure Project|
|Kununurra Chamber of Commerce and Industry Incorporated||$20,000||Stepping Up|
|The Charitable Foundation for Books in Homes Australia||$100,245||Books in Kimberley Homes|
|Warmun Art Aboriginal Corporation||$123,300||Digital Training Program|
|Wunan Foundation||$50,000||East Kimberley Aboriginal Corporation Governance Support Service|
|Shire of Derby West Kimberley||$149,642||Derby Heritage Trail|
|East Kimberley Marketing Group||$60,000||Business Case for Direct Flights from the East Coast to Kununurra|
|Nyamba Buru Yawuru/Shire of Broome (joint application)*||$107,405||Jetty to Jetty Heritage Trail|
|Tourism North West Incorporated*||$45,000||Broome Brand Positioning Study|
|Ewin Early Learning Centre||$20,000||Kununurra Early Childhood Education & Care Strategy|
|Winun Ngari Aboriginal Corporation||$150,000||Derby Men's Shed|
|Marrugeku Incorporated (Stalker Theatre)||$20,000||Marrugeku's Kimberley Tour and Workshop|
*These grants have been provided from funds auspiced by the Commission.
Successful applicants of the Kimberley Regional Grants Scheme must acquit the grant in accordance with the Grant Agreement. Acquittals for grants valued at more than $20,000 (ex GST) must include an audit conducted by a suitably qualified person.
Use the KRGS Grant Acquittal form to prepare acquittals.
Page last updated: Tue Jan 31 2017 11:10:44 AM
Don't hesitate to call the Kimberley Development Commission with any queries or comments.
7 Ebony Street (PO Box 620)
Kununurra Western Australia 6743
T: +61 8 9148 2100
F: +61 8 9168 1473
Upstairs: Cnr Napier & Dampier Terrace (PO Box 172)
Broome, Western Australia 6725
T: +61 8 9194 3000
F: +61 8 9193 6142
Derby Western Australia 6728
T: +61 8 9194 3000 (Broome)