Tagged: Funding and grants

Shire secures State funding for community projects

September 11, 2018Posted in: Community, Other

The Southern Highlands has secured over $1.75 million in funding as part of Round 2 of the NSW State Government’s Stronger Country Communities Fund (SCCF). Announced by the Deputy Premier John Barilaro, the monies will enable the development of three major community projects across the Wingecarribee Shire. The projects include the Stephens Park playing fields...

Mayor welcomes Bowral Blacks funding announcement

September 6, 2018Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead has welcomed the news that the State Government will provide almost $1 million in funding for the redevelopment of the Bowral Blacks Club House. The announcement was made late last week when Premier Gladys Berejiklian joined Wollondilly MP Jai Rowell on a tour of the Shire. “Our Shire is...

Council invites community groups to apply for funding

April 11, 2018Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on local community groups to apply for funding as part of the latest round of ClubGRANTS. ClubGRANTS is an initiative of the NSW Government and Clubs NSW to provide funding for community development projects and services that have a direct impact on residents in the Wingecarribee Shire. Council’s Community Development Coordinator,...

Mayor urges community groups to apply for funding

April 4, 2018Posted in: Community

Wingecarribee Shire Mayor Councillor Ken Halstead is reminding community groups time is running out to apply for funding under the NSW State Government’s Stronger Country Communities Fund. “Under the current round of funding applications must be submitted to Council by the close of business Wednesday 11 April,” the Mayor said. The Stronger Country Communities Fund...

Wingecarribee Heritage Grants now open

October 26, 2017Posted in: Other

Wingecarribee Shire Council is calling on owners of heritage properties to apply for funding as part of this year’s Wingecarribee Heritage Assistance Grants Scheme. Council’s Heritage Strategic Land Use Planner explained the motivation behind the scheme. “The Southern Highlands contain some of the most beautiful and interesting heritage buildings in the State,” said Sarah Farnese....