Tagged: Funding and grants

Council secures Natural Disaster Assistance Funding

September 30, 2016Posted in: Roads and Assets

Wingecarribee Shire Council’s application to the Office of Emergency Management for Natural Disaster Assistance funding has been approved following the East Coast Low storm event which lashed the Shire in early June. A detailed claim for restoration works to essential public assets was submitted to the Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) as the administrators of...

Berrima Road consultant announced

September 22, 2016Posted in: Roads and Assets

Commencement of work on the multi-million dollar Berrima Road Deviation Project is a step closer with the appointment of specialist infrastructure consultancy firm Opus International Consultants P/L. The multi-disciplinary infrastructure consultancy group has been engaged by Wingecarribee Shire Council to undertake detailed design and environmental studies for the multi-million dollar project. The project will see...

Council awards funds to 55 community projects

July 19, 2016Posted in: Community

Kangaloon Hall

Community service providers along with sporting, cultural and health support groups are some of the community groups set to benefit from Wingecarribee Shire Council’s latest round of community grants and donations. Fifty five local community projects totalling $122,776 were allocated funding as part of the 2016/17 Wingecarribee Community Assistance Scheme. Projects to receive funding include:...

Mayor invites community groups to apply for funding

May 16, 2016Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Larry Whipper is urging local community groups to apply for funding under the annual Wingecarribee ClubsGrants Scheme. “I encourage all local not-for-profit community organisations across the Shire to take advantage of this scheme and apply for essential funding,” he said. Under the scheme, which is the result of approximately 500 clubs...

Wingecarribee Community Assistance Scheme now open

February 22, 2016Posted in: Community

Kangaloon Hall

Wingecarribee Shire Council has today launched the 2016 Wingecarribee Community Assistance Scheme. Under the scheme, this year Council will distribute up to $130,000 to assist local not-for-profit organisations across the Shire. Monies can be sought to fund programs, equipment or capital works which aim to establish, improve or enhance cultural, sporting, welfare, health promotion, community...