Building Stronger Communities Grants 2016-17 grant recipients | Brisbane City Council

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.

Organisation Project Amount approved
Aspley Little Athletics Centre Inc Repair running track to support athletics at Paul O'Brien Oval, Geebung $49,580.03
Banyo Bowls Club Incorporated Prepare a strategic plan to support lawn bowls at Banyo Bowls Club Inc, Banyo $4,400
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 Queensland Prepare a marketing and sustainability plan to support social security advocacy across Brisbane $7,500
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 $6,660
Brighton Roosters Junior Rugby League Club Inc Conduct an organisational development program to support rugby league at Brighton Roosters Rugby League Club, Brighton $7,500
Brisbane Basketball Inc Upgrade toilet and change room facilities at NAB Stadium, Auchenflower $82,315
Brisbane Metropolitan Touch Association Inc Marketing and media strategy to support touch football at Holland Park $7,500
Brisbane Rugby League Referees Association Inc. Develop a facility development plan to support sport programs at J.F. O'Grady Memorial Park, Fairfield $7,500
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 Ltd Prepare a strategic plan to support Brisbane's cultural heritage at Brisbane's Living Heritage Network Ltd, Bowen Hills $7,000
Brookfield Horse and Pony Club Inc - Brookfield Recreation Reserve Trust Undertake restoration works of the Brookfield Hall to support community activities at 550 Brookfield Road, Brookfield $100,000
Bulimba Senior Citizens And Community Centre Incorporated 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 $4,356
The Creche and Kindergarten Association Limited trading as C&K Arnwood Place Community Childcare Centre Kitchen 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 $7,500
Communify QLD Ltd Install a move-able art hanging system to support creative groups at Woolloongabba Substation $3,665.20
Creative Glass Guild of Queensland Incorporated Develop new management system and deliver training to members to support community activities at Creative Glass Guild of Queensland Incorporated at 64 Fulcher Road, Red Hill $7,400
Cubberla-Witton Catchments Network Inc Construct a fence to support activity at Cubberla-Witton Catchments Network at Chapel Hill $5,470
Easts Rugby Union Inc. To commission specialist consultants to complete a detailed master plan for the re-development of C.P Bottomley Park $7,500
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 $7,500
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 $7,500
Fortitude Valley Rugby League Football Club Junior Division Inc Prepare a facility development plan to support rugby league at Bega Street, Grange $7,500
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 Incorporated To conduct a feasibility study reviewing potential for increased/varied use of the land and physical facilities $7,500
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 $7,500
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 Club Replace 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 Children Install 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 $7,500
Indians Baseball Club Incorporated Install infield lighting to support baseball at Wakerley Park, Dew Street, Runcorn $56,773.02
Jindalee Golf Club Incorporated Repair bunkers and construct concrete paths at Jindalee Golf Club, Jindalee $16,936
LifeTec Australia Limited Upgrade website to support assistive technology services at LifeTec Australia Limited, Newmarket $7,500
Metropolitan Districts Netball Association Incorporated Conduct governance and administration training to support committee member development and association operations, for Metropolitan Districts Netball Association at Wembly Park $6,600
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 Australia Prepare a strategic plan to support returned veterans in Camp Hill $4,400
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 $7,500
Oxley United Soccer and Sporting Club Inc Develop a strategic plan including governance training to support soccer at Dunlop Park, Corinda $7,260
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 $3,987
Royal Queensland Art Society (Brisbane Branch) Inc Develop a new website to support community activities at the Royal Queensland Art Society, Petrie Terrace $7,500
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. $7,829.25
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 Queensland Improve storage and air conditioning to support community services at St Vincent de Paul Society, Spring Hill $3,081
Stephens Croquet Club Upgrade and improve the croquet facility to support community sport and recreation activities at Yeronga Park Memorial Park, Yeronga $4,657.40
Stepping Stone Clubhouse Replace carpet to support mental health services at Coorparoo $14,355
Strikers Sport Recreation and Welfare Association Limited Install irrigation to support Strikers Recreation and Welfare Association Limited 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 $7,500
Sunnybank Theatre Group Inc Development of a strategic plan to support the Sunnybank Theatre Group at Sunnybank $7,500
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 Association Install six CCTV cameras to support The Hut Environmental and Community Association at The Hut, Chapel Hill $5,500
Inala Youth Service Prepare 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 $7,500
The McLeod Country Golf Club Renovation 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 Group Install solar panels to support scouts and community recreation activities at Graceville Riverside Parklands, Graceville $3,527.05
The Scout Association of Australia Queensland Branch Inc - Taylor Range District Scouts Develop website to support Scout activities in The Gap, Paddington, Ashgrove and Enoggera $6,500
Toowong Bridge Club Incorporated Installation of a shade sail to support bridge activities in Auchenflower. $1,912.50
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 $7,500
Wesley Mission Queensland Multiple facility upgrades to support community services at Elorac Place, Ellen Grove $100,000
Wesley Mission Queensland Develop a marketing plan to promote awareness amongst professionals of the young widow/widowers support group $7,500
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 Club Construct a clubhouse facility to support rugby league at Bardon $100,000
Wests Mitchelton Rugby League Football Club Upgrade clubhouse facilities to support rugby league and community activities at Gaythorne $83,750
Wolston Park Centenary Cricket Club Develop a marketing and membership strategy to support cricket at the C.J Greenfield complex, Richlands $7,100

 

24 May 2017