Building Stronger Communities Grants 2016-17 grant recipients

The following Building Stronger Communities Grants applicants were approved in the 2016-17 grant round.

Successful grant recipients receive funding to deliver projects that develop or improve their facilities, or improve their governance and long term organisational sustainability.

A total of 69 organisations received funding to a total value of $2,488,794.88.

This table includes information about the applicants who were approved in the 2016-17 grant round for the Building Stronger Communities Grants. The columns from left to right include - organisation, project and amount approved.
OrganisationProjectAmount approved
Aspley Little Athletics Centre Inc.Repair running track to support athletics at Paul O'Brien Oval, Geebung$49,580.03
Banyo Bowls Club Inc.Prepare a strategic plan to support lawn bowls at Banyo Bowls Club Inc., Banyo$4400
Banyo Rugby League Club Inc.Maintenance works (including replacement of field lights, install irrigation flow control pump, repaint and reseal office space, and replace external seating) to support rugby league at Childs Road, Nudgee$21,118.50
Basic Rights QueenslandPrepare a marketing and sustainability plan to support social security advocacy across Brisbane$7500
Bayside United Sports and Recreation Club Inc.Prepare a strategic plan and governance training to support Bayside United FC committee at 34 Andrew Street, Lota$6660
Brighton Roosters Junior Rugby League Club Inc.Conduct an organisational development program to support rugby league at Brighton Roosters Rugby League Club, Brighton$7500
Brisbane Basketball Inc.Upgrade toilet and change room facilities at NAB Stadium, Auchenflower$82,315
Brisbane Metropolitan Touch Association IncMarketing and media strategy to support touch football at Holland Park$7500
Brisbane Rugby League Referees Association Inc.Develop a facility development plan to support sport programs at J.F. O'Grady Memorial Park, Fairfield$7500
Brisbane Table Tennis Association Inc.Upgrade amenities and floor to support table tennis at Downey Park, Windsor$54,586
Brisbane Women's Hockey Association Inc.Upgrade irrigation to support hockey and softball at Downey Park, Wilston$36,731.25
Brisbane's Living Heritage Network LtdPrepare a strategic plan to support Brisbane's cultural heritage at Brisbane's Living Heritage Network Ltd, Bowen Hills$7000
Brookfield Horse and Pony Club Inc. - Brookfield Recreation Reserve TrustUndertake restoration works of the Brookfield Hall to support community activities at 550 Brookfield Road, Brookfield$100,000
Bulimba Senior Citizens And Community Centre Inc.Profession of services to develop a strategic plan to enhance the support services of Bulimba Senior Citizens and Community Centre at 1 Barramul Street, Bulimba$4356
The Creche and Kindergarten Association Ltd trading as C&K Arnwood Place Community Childcare CentreKitchen and bathroom upgrade to support kindergarten activities at Arnwood Place, Ekibin$100,000
Clairvaux Soccer Club Inc.Prepare an organisational development program to support soccer at Clairvaux MacKillop College, Upper Mt Gravatt$7500
Communify QLD LtdInstall a moveable art hanging system to support creative groups at Woolloongabba Substation$3,665.20
Creative Glass Guild of Queensland Inc.Develop new management system and deliver training to members to support community activities at Creative Glass Guild of Queensland Inc. at 64 Fulcher Road, Red Hill$7400
Cubberla-Witton Catchments Network Inc.Construct a fence to support activity at Cubberla-Witton Catchments Network at Chapel Hill$5470
Easts Rugby Union Inc.To commission specialist consultants to complete a detailed master plan for the redevelopment of C.P. Bottomley Park$7500
Everton Districts Sporting Club Inc.Upgrade the clubhouse and changerooms to support AFL at Enoggera Memorial Park, Enoggera$100,000
Everton Districts Sporting Club Inc.Prepare a strategic plan to support Australian Rules football at Everton Districts Sporting Club Inc, Everton Park$7500
Everton Park Bowls and Community Club Inc.Upgrade green to support Everton Park Bowls and Community Club, Everton Park$100,000
Footprints in Brisbane Inc.Prepare a strategic plan to support community development activities in New Farm$7500
Fortitude Valley Rugby League Football Club Junior Division Inc.Prepare a facility development plan to support rugby league at Bega Street, Grange$7500
Fortitude Valley Rugby League Football Club Junior Division Inc.Clubhouse renovations to support rugby league at Emerson Park, Grange$56,937.27
Gailes Golf Club Inc.To conduct a feasibility study reviewing potential for increased/varied use of the land and physical facilities$7500
GPS Rugby Club Inc.Prepare a master plan for GPS Rugby inclusive of Valley's Cricket clubs to inform future development and consolidation in facilities and resourcing at the Ashgrove Sports Ground$7500
GPS Rugby Club Inc.Upgrade field lighting to support rugby at Ashgrove Sports Ground, Ashgrove$100,000
Graceville Bowls Club Inc.To paint the Graceville Bowls clubhouse at 16 Wylie Street, Graceville$14,958
Grange Thistle Soccer ClubReplace existing field lights with 12 LED luminaries and upgrade electrical switchboard$73,053.22
Hawks Sporting Club Inc.Upgrade of changeroom facilities to support Australian football at Taigum$96,135.75
Hear and Say - Centre for Deaf ChildrenInstall acoustic tiling to support community welfare services at the Centre for Deaf Children located at 29 Nathan Avenue, Ashgrove$9,865
Hendra Pony Club Install footings for shipping containers, installation of roof, relocation of round yard and construction of storage shed to support equestrian activities at Hendra Pony Club$33,140.80
Holland Park & District Meals on Wheels Inc.Repaint kitchen, office and external building to support the Holland Park Meals on Wheels, Holland Park$10,650
Holland Park & District Meals on Wheels Inc.Development of a marketing plan to support the Holland Park and District Meals on Wheels, Holland Park$6,814.54
Holland Park Sports and Community Club Inc.Replace asbestos roof to support bowls at Abbotsleigh Street, Holland Park$58,872.75
Holland Park Sporting and Community Club Inc.Engage a consultancy firm to develop a facility master plan for Holland Park and District Meals on Wheels Inc. at 49 Abbotsleigh Street, Holland Park$7500
Indians Baseball Club Inc.Install infield lighting to support baseball at Wakerley Park, Dew Street, Runcorn$56,773.02
Jindalee Golf Club Inc.Repair bunkers and construct concrete paths at Jindalee Golf Club, Jindalee$16,936
LifeTec Australia LtdUpgrade website to support assistive technology services at LifeTec Australia Ltd, Newmarket$7500
Metropolitan Districts Netball Association Inc.Conduct governance and administration training to support committee member development and association operations for Metropolitan Districts Netball Association at Wembly Park$6600
Mt Gravatt Junior Athletics Club Inc.Installation of irrigation and upgrade of playing surface to support athletics at Mansfield State High School$90,079
National Serviceman's Association of AustraliaPrepare a strategic plan to support returned veterans in Camp Hill$4400
Norman Park Preschool and Kindergarten Assoc Inc.Redesign front entry to improve security and disability access for students at the Norman Park Kindy, Norman Park$100,000
Northern Suburbs Bridge Club Inc.Repair car park to support the playing of bridge in Hendra$16,384.50
Nundah Community Support Group Inc.Prepare a strategic plan to support community development services in Nundah$7500
Oxley United Soccer and Sporting Club Inc.Develop a strategic plan including governance training to support soccer at Dunlop Park, Corinda$7260
Four Wheel Drive Association of Qld Inc.Replace the roof and gutters, install new cupboards and shelving in the kitchen and concrete the entrance to the car park to support four wheel driving at Muriel Avenue, Rocklea$35,509.10
Returned & Services League of Australia (Queensland Branch) Nundah Northgate Sub Branch Inc.Repair gutters to support the Returned Servicemen League at Boyd Park, Nundah$3987
Royal Queensland Art Society (Brisbane Branch) Inc.Develop a new website to support community activities at the Royal Queensland Art Society, Petrie Terrace$7500
Sandgate and Bracken Ridge Action Group Inc.Replace air conditioning and install internal walls to support community support programs at Bracken Street, Bracken Ridge$10,980
Sequal Association Inc.Repair roof and gutter to support the provision of community activities at Newmarket$7829.25
Southside Eagles Soccer Club Inc.Install new canteen, toilet and changeroom facilities to support soccer at Memorial Park, Oxford Street, Bulimba$100,000
St Vincent De Paul Society QueenslandImprove storage and air conditioning to support community services at St Vincent de Paul Society, Spring Hill$3081
Stephens Croquet ClubUpgrade and improve the croquet facility to support community sport and recreation activities at Yeronga Park Memorial Park, Yeronga$4657.40
Stepping Stone ClubhouseReplace carpet to support mental health services at Coorparoo$14,355
Strikers Sport Recreation and Welfare Association LtdInstall irrigation to support Strikers Recreation and Welfare Association Ltd at Perry Park, Albion$33,502.50
Suited to Success Inc.Implementation of an online data collection system to support the management of Suited for Success at Fortitude Valley$7500
Sunnybank Theatre Group Inc.Development of a strategic plan to support the Sunnybank Theatre Group at Sunnybank$7500
Taringa Rovers Soccer Football Club Inc.Replace roof to support soccer at Jack Speare Park, Taringa$59,920
The Community Place Inc.Refurbish the internal building to support community activities at Wooloowin$67,592.25
The Hut Environmental and Community AssociationInstall six CCTV cameras to support The Hut Environmental and Community Association at The Hut, Chapel Hill$5500
Inala Youth ServicePrepare a strategic plan and conduct staff training to support preventative and early intervention strategies for young people and their families at Inala Youth Community Care Inc., Inala$7500
The McLeod Country Golf ClubRenovation of all bathrooms to support golf at the McLeod Country Golf Club, Jindalee$100,000
The Scout Association of Australia Queensland Branch Inc. - Pamphlett Tennyson Sea Scout GroupInstall solar panels to support scouts and community recreation activities at Graceville Riverside Parklands, Graceville$3527.05
The Scout Association of Australia Queensland Branch Inc - Taylor Range District ScoutsDevelop website to support Scout activities in The Gap, Paddington, Ashgrove and Enoggera$6500
Toowong Bridge Club Inc.Installation of a shade sail to support bridge activities in Auchenflower$1912.50
Virginia United Football Club Inc.Clubhouse building extensions to support football in Northgate$100,000
Virginia United Football Club Inc.Prepare a master plan to support soccer at Albert Bishop Park, Nundah$7500
Wesley Mission QueenslandMultiple facility upgrades to support community services at Elorac Place, Ellen Grove$100,000
Wesley Mission QueenslandDevelop a marketing plan to promote awareness amongst professionals of the young widow/widowers support group$7500
West Toowong Bowls and Sporting Club Inc.Upgrade the kitchen facilities to support lawn bowls and other community recreation activities at 17 Bywong Street, Toowong$46,950
West (Brisbane) Junior Rugby League Football ClubConstruct a clubhouse facility to support rugby league at Bardon$100,000
Wests Mitchelton Rugby League Football ClubUpgrade clubhouse facilities to support rugby league and community activities at Gaythorne$83,750
Wolston Park Centenary Cricket ClubDevelop a marketing and membership strategy to support cricket at the C.J. Greenfield complex, Richlands$7100


Last updated:7 May 2019