Building Stronger Communities Grants 2019-20 grant recipients

The following Building Stronger Communities Grants applicants were approved in the 2019-20 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 57 organisations received funding to a total value of $2,380,786.43.

Organisation

Project

Amount approved

Acacia Ridge F.C. Inc.

Upgrade the main playing field to support soccer at Mortimer Road Park, Acacia Ridge.

$41,541.50

Algester Sports Inc.

Install a solar system at the Algester Sports Club to support lawn bowls in Algester.

$73,794

Arana Contract Bridge Club Inc.

Replace cracked exterior wall sheeting and paint the clubhouse to support bridge at Arana Bridge Club, Ferny Grove.

$37,755

Australian Red Cross Society

Upgrade the kitchen at Brisbane's Red Cross Night Cafe at City Hall, to commercial standards to increase the use and flexibility of the facility to support young people who are at risk of or experiencing homelessness.

$67,901

Banyo Rugby League Club Inc.

Engage professional services to develop a coaching development program to increase the club's capacity to provide a high quality program to support the Banyo Rugby League Club Inc.

$7,215

Bardon Community Kindy Inc.

Replace artificial grass to support kindergarten and community activities at Bardon Community Kindy Inc., Bowman Park, Bardon.

$11,505

Bardon Latrobe Football Club Inc.

Extend the irrigation to support soccer at Bowman Park, Bardon.

$40,275

Bellbowrie Hockey Club Inc.

Develop a high level strategic plan including reviewing the club's constitution; management committee structure; financial performance; and developing an action plan to support hockey at Booker Place Park, Bellbowrie.

$8,250

Brisbane Metropolitan Touch Association Incorporated

Install a new irrigation system including storage tank and booster pump to support touch football at Whites Hill Reserve, Camp Hill.

$41,000

Brisbane Metropolitan Touch Association Incorporated

Develop a business plan & feasibility study, including financial modelling for proposed staged facility development to support the future growth of touch football at Whites Hill Reserve, Camp Hill.

$7,500

Brisbane Netball Association Inc.

Upgrade netball courts and replace fencing to support netball at Brisbane Netball Association, Bradbury Park, Chermside.

$100,000

Burnie Brae Ltd

Refurbish existing auditorium to increase use and improve the overall facility at Burnie Brae Ltd, Chermside.

$100,000

Calamvale Leopards Junior Australian Football Club Inc.

Undertake field maintenance to support Australian rules football at Beaudesert Road Park, Calamvale.

$35,911.70

Carina Bowls Club Inc

Upgrade the electrical switchboard and systems to support lawn bowls at Carina.

$10,304.80

Coorparoo Bowls Club Inc.

Upgrade amenities to improve accessibility for users of Coorparoo Bowls Club Inc., Coorparoo.

$59,025

Corinda Bowls Club Inc.

Upgrade the kitchen facility to meet food safety guidelines and enhance the functionality for users of the Corinda Bowls Club Inc., Corinda.

$85,086

Dragons Abreast Australia Ltd

Redevelop website to attract new members, donors and corporate support as well as improving the functionality for improved donor experience and receipting to support dragon boating in Bulimba.

$6,160

Durack-Inala Bowls Club Inc

Upgrade interior lights and air conditioning a more energy efficient and sustainable system to support bowls and darts at Delbridge Park, Durack.

$14,454

Eastern Suburbs Soccer Club Limited

Upgrade field lighting to LED fittings to support football at Heath Park, East Brisbane.

$100,000

Grange Bowmen Inc

Refurbish the kitchen, install ceiling insulation and roof ventilation to improve the facility and support archery at Bridgeman Downs.

$17,891.50

Grange Thistle Football Club Ltd

Install a water harvesting system to support soccer at Lanham Park, Grange.

$100,000

Holland Park Hawks Football Club Inc.

Review of current organisational structure, including governance, finance, marketing strategy and facility development to support soccer at Whites Hill Reserve, Camp Hill.

$7,500.00

Macgregor Netball Association Incorporated

Upgrade courts to support netball at D.M. Henderson Park, MacGregor.

$100,000

Moggill Junior Australian Football Club Inc.

Develop and implement a strategic plan to support Australian rules football at Moggill District Sports Park, Moggill.

$8,250

Moorooka Districts Australian Football Club Inc

Upgrade change room facilities to support female participation at Alexander Park, Moorooka.

$110,000

Mt Gravatt Lapidary Society Inc.

Replace clubhouse flooring and kitchen cupboards to support activities at the Mt Gravatt Lapidary Society Inc., Mt Gravatt.

$29,660.40

Multicap Limited

Upgrade bathroom amenities to ensure better accessibility and increased safety for people with disabilities and users of Kuraby Community Hall.

$60,000

New Farm Bowls Club Inc

Upgrade the internal of the clubhouse to deliver a multipurpose meeting and function space to support bowls at New Farm Bowls Club, New Farm.

$30,606

North Brisbane Lapidary Club Inc.

Upgrade electrical supply to three phase power and make internal improvements to the building to incorporate a saw room and a soldering area for the North Brisbane Lapidary Club, Nundah.

$36,048.10

Northside Christian Football Club Inc.

Construct a new shed to increase storage space to support soccer at Darien Street Park, Bridgeman Downs.

$45,513.60

Oxley United Soccer & Sporting Club Inc.

Upgrade field lighting to support soccer at Dunlop Park, Corinda.

$88,818.40

Queensland Police-Citizens Youth Welfare Association

Renovate toilet facilities and replace damaged fencing to improve facility quality and safety at Zillmere PCYC, Zillmere.

$51,216

Reconciliation Queensland Incorporated

Contract a consultant to develop tailored resources and training to support the viable and sustainable operation of reconciliation organisations and groups across Brisbane.

$7,500

Salisbury Bowls Club Inc.

Upgrade air conditioning units to support lawn bowls at Salisbury Bowls Club Inc., Salisbury.

$49,000

Southern Cross Soloists Music Ltd

Upgrade website and computer editing and audio score software to support musicians in South Brisbane.

$7,500

Southern Districts Basketball Association Ltd.

Engage professional services to develop a facility development plan to support basketball in Carina.

$7,500

Southside Eagles Football Club Inc.

Re-turf main field to improve the quality and safety of the fields to support soccer at Bulimba Memorial Park, Bulimba.

$86,950

Sunnybank Junior Rugby Club Inc.

Undertake field remediation works to support rugby union at D. M. Henderson Park, Sunnybank.

$82,058

The Bach Society of Queensland Inc.

To redevelop the website and implement modern social media publicity and promotional tools for Bach Society of Queensland Inc.

$6,835.40

The Corporation Of The Synod Of The Diocese Of Brisbane (auspice for Anglican Parish of Kangaroo Point)

Develop a facility master plan to review the layout and facilities of St Mary's Anglican Church at Kangaroo Point.

$7,500

The Creche and Kindergarten Association Limited

Develop an online training program for volunteer committees who manage Childcare & Kindergarten (C&K) affiliate kindergarten centres.

$6,364

The Inala Youth Care Community Inc.

Develop and build an online sharepoint platform to improve communication and efficiencies for staff, volunteers and young people at The Inala Youth Care Community Inc, Inala.

$6,720

The Nest Community Inc

Redevelop the current website and integrate more sophisticated software to enhance community collaborations and services.

$8,250

The Rotary Club of Ashgrove/The Gap Inc.

Construct a storage shed to support Rotary Club activities at Ferny Grove.

$17,814.50

The Runcorn Horse & Pony Club Inc.

Purchase and install a rain water tank to support the Runcorn Horse and Pony Club Inc, Runcorn.

$7,262.43

The Scout Association of Australia Queensland Branch Inc.

Development of a facility master plan to provide future direction for facility development across Brisbane and to enhance the sustainability of Scouts Queensland in Brisbane.

$7,500

UQFC Inc.

Upgrade field lighting at Akuna Oval, Cubberla Creek Reserve to support soccer in Kenmore.

$100,000

Virginia United Football Club Inc.

Maintenance of field lighting to support soccer at Albert Bishop Park, Nundah.

$16,500

Welcome Sports Ltd.

Develop facility master plan for Welcome Sports Ltd at Leyshon Park, Yeronga.

$7,500

Western Districts Baseball Club Incorporated

Install new amenities block to support baseball at Atthows Park, Darra.

$100,000

Western Districts Netball Association Incorporated

Develop and implement a communication plan for community engagement to support netball at Faulkner Park, Graceville.

$7,500

Windsor Bowls Club Inc

Electricity switchboard and sub-mains upgrade to support bowls at Windsor Bowls Club, Windsor.

$23,949

Windsor Croquet Club Inc.

Repair irrigation and top soil field to support croquet at Windsor Park, Windsor.

$8,840.70

Wynnum Golf Club Inc

Replace the irrigation and central control system to support golf at Wynnum Golf Club Inc, Wynnum.

$99,301

Wynnum Wolves Football Club Inc

Upgrade fencing and sport netting to support soccer at Carmichael Park, Tingalpa.

$58,820

Yeronga Junior Australian Football Club Inc.

Repair irrigation system to support Australian rules football at Leyshon Park, Yeronga.

$55,126.50

Yeronga Park Swimming Club Incorporated

Installation of a retractable 4-lane bulk-head to partly divide an 8-lane 50m pool into a 4-lane 50m pool and two 4-lane 25m pools to increase quality and flexibility of services offered at Yeronga Park Pool, Yeronga.

$61,312.90

Last updated:19 December 2019