Brisbane History Grants 2016-17 recipients

The Brisbane History Grants program comprises two funding categories:

  1. Community history grants
  2. The Lord Mayor’s Helen Taylor Research Award for Local History.

The following Brisbane History Grant projects were approved in 2016-17.

Five organisations received a total of $58,840.

One individual received funding of $21,582.

Community history grants

This table includes the recipients of Brisbane History Grant projects for 2016-17. The columns headed from left to right are - organisation, project, amount approved.
OrganisationProjectAmount approved
Boggo Road Gaol Historical Society Inc.Architecture of Boggo Road and duty done$5500
Dr Neville Buch, auspiced by Coopers Plains Local History Group Inc.Mapping Brisbane history$22,000
Enoggera and Districts Historical Society Inc.Digitisation and community engagement project$5000
The Gap Historical Society Inc.Digitisation plan$7340
Women's International League for Peace and Freedom IncBrisbane's Women Peacemakers 1915-1939$19,000

The Lord Mayor's Helen Taylor Research Award for Local History

This table includes the recipient of The Lord Mayor's Helen Taylor Research Award for Local History for 2016-17.
RecipientProjectAmount approved
Dr Lee McGowanWith the ball at her feet: a living history of women's football in Brisbane$21,582


Last updated:10 May 2019
Topics: grants history