Men's Shed Grants Program 2017-18 recipients | Brisbane City Council

Men's Shed Grants Program 2017-18 recipients

The following Men's Shed grants projects were approved in 2017-18.

Successful grant recipients receive funding to establish and coordinate expenses, improve facilities and equipment, and purchase materials for Men's Sheds in the Brisbane City Council area.

Organisation Project Amount Approved
Annerley Baptist Church Purchase of new equipment to replace aging items to improve safety and operational capacity $5,557.32
Brisbane Tramway Museum Society (Ferny Grove Men's Shed) Purchase of specialist metalwork machines to enable members to repair trams $16,700
Centenary Suburbs Men's Shed Inc Purchase and installation of one industrial cabinet saw and mobile base $7,574.49
Connecting Home Ltd (Dutton Park Men's Shed) Provide a two-day governance workshop and run a range of programs and activities to enhance member well-being $7,400
Indooroopilly Men's Shed Installation of a solar power system to reduce ongoing operational expenses and environmental impacts $9,500
Men's Shed Carina Inc Installation of synthetic turf and a shade sail to enhance the existing outdoor activity area $6,070
Mount Gravatt Men's Shed Inc Purchase of specialist metalwork tools to increase efficiency and enable a wider range of items to be produced $4,372.73
Nundah Activity Centre Inc Purchase and installation of a smart switch safety system $5,792.93
Sandgate and Districts Men's Shed Inc Purchase of a specialist table saw to support woodwork projects $8,128.73
St John's Oxley Community Men's Shed Inc Purchase and installation of a computer, printer, projector and portable projector screen to improve administrative abilities and facilitate presentations $2,725.80
Wynnum Manly and Districts Men's Shed Inc Professional surfacing and painting of an existing concrete floor of a new shed to ensure comfort and safety for members $7,200

 

06 March 2018