Grant Funding Recipients 2020-21

Community Development and Events Grants ($2,000 - $15,000)

Organisation Name Program funded Funding Amount
Dismantle Inc Margaret River Bike Rescue $12,397.80
Undalup Association Bunuru Festival $13,200
Nature Conservation Margaret River Region Wooditjup Bilya Community Connections Event $5,800
The Augusta River Festival Inc Sunsmart Augusta River Festival 2021 $15,000
Australian Breastfeeding Assoc-Capes Group Breastfeeding Education Classes  $2,170
The Hive Margaret River Art Collective Hive Art Exhibition and Community Workshops $5,823.80

Augusta Community Resource Centre 

Augusta Outdoor Concert and Whalesong Festival

$10,000
Intercultural Action Group Inc Building Bridges-Intercultural Experience $7,500
Radio Margaret River Inc Volunteer engagement and training in radio and media skills $6,550
Transition Margaret River Celebrating Country-on country collaboration $3,960
The Concrete Club Roller-Dance $7,920
Artzability Inc Artzability Kids Book Project $5,690

Surfing WA      

Surfing and Cultural Leadership Program $7,500
Swimming Mermaids Inc Annual Margaret River Ocean Swim $2,000
Surfside Church Margaret River Christmas Carols $5,000

Icon Event Grants

Organisation Name Event funded Funding Amount

Margaret River Region Open Studios Inc.

Margaret River Region Open Studios 2021

$12,500

Surfing WA

Surf Pro 2021

$20,000

Cinefestoz Inc.

Cinefest Oz

$25,000

Ahoy Management

Cabin Fever 

$4,000

Rapid Ascent Adventure Event Management

Ultra Marathon

$9,000

Ecotourism Australia Limited

Eco Tourism Conference

$10,000

Environmental Management Fund Grants

Organisation Name Program funded Funding Amount
Nature Conservation Margaret River Region Community engagement in conservation action in the Augusta Margaret River Shire $32,313
Margaret River Coastal Residents Association Gnarabup dune rehabilitation $7,065
Lower Blackwood LCDC Regenerative Agriculture $49,298
Lower Blackwood LCDC Feral pig control $11,569
Margaret River Independent School  Weed control and cultural burning $4,725
St Thomas More Catholic Primary School  Dune restoration at Gnarabup and Redgate Beaches $1,000
Margaret River Senior High School  Environmental monitoring and improvement of Margaret River Senior High School wetlands. $3,958
Nature Conservation Margaret River Region Our Patch environmental education $14,072
Nature Conservation Margaret River Region Western Ringtail Possum protection $24,400

HEART Culture and Arts Grants

Event Date Recipient

Funding

Amount

20 Jul 2020 The Hugh Mann Project - Digital Exhibition (Michael Wise) $1,665.68
1 Aug 2020 South West Shorts $2,443.66
5 Aug 2020 Chris Young - EIGHT $1,039.11
25 - 31 Aug 2020 CinefestOZ $6,285.00
28 Sep - 24 Oct 2020 Nugget - Phase I Process Development $3,000.00
14 Oct 2020 Magic Beach (Arts Margaret River) $3,802.50
24 Oct 2020

2021 Readers and Writers Festival

$10,000.00
26 Oct 2020 Margaret River Wine Association Langton's Wine Show (Conference) $7,000.00
12 Nov 2020 Black Cat Youth Theatre $2,000.00
23 Nov 2020 Artzability $2,000.00
27 Nov 2020 Night Market - Live Local Month $1,182.50
1 Mar 2021 Margaret River Theatre Group - Alice in Panto Land $3,000.00
25 Mar 2021 Lynnie Fenty Exhibition $727.50
25 Mar 2021 Joshua Kirschbaum-Mau Exhibition $727.50
22 Apr 2021 Grace Under Pressure (Arts Margaret River) $4,339.00
14 May 2021 2021 Readers and Writers Festival (Arts Margaret River) $10,000.00
20 May 2021 Pete the Sheep (Arts Margaret River) $3,810.00
28 May 2021 Melbourne Comedy Festival (Arts Margaret River) $1,254.50

 

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