Country Cabinet 'Fund My Idea' Program

The Country Cabinet ‘Fund My Idea’ Program provides $150,000 per annum to support communities that host Country Cabinet meetings, for project proposals that will assist the community meet its economic and social needs.

Projects are nominated by and voted on by the general public.

Visit the Fund My Idea website for details about the current round, how to vote for your favourite project and for examples of eligible and ineligible projects.

Successful grant recipients

RecipientProject nameFunding awardedRound
Arid Recovery Education CentreDevelop a field classroom for wildlife education and visitors to the arid zone$15,000Far North (2016-17)
RSPCAUpgrade Whyalla facility$35,000West Coast (2016-17)
Karoonda Area SchoolDisability access for Karoonda Area School pool - media release$30,000Mallee South (2016-17)
Lameroo Regional Community SchoolBush tucker and community garden - media release$20,000Mallee South (2016-17)
Quorn Community Recreation CentrePlay it cool - Quorn gym upgrade - media release$30,000Port Augusta and Northern Flinders Ranges (2015-16)
CaraSensory and adventure garden - media release$20,000Port Augusta and Northern Flinders Ranges (2015-16)
Gener8 TheatreGener8 Theatre – media release$30,000Limestone Coast (2015-16)
SA Volunteer Fire Fighters Museum Inc.Firefighter’s Memorial Wall – media release$20,000Limestone Coast (2015-16)
Kind Hearted KitchenKind Hearted Kitchen – media release$20,000Barossa, Light and Lower North (2015-16)
Partnership between Andrew ‘Cosi’ Costello and the Light Regional CouncilBarossa Tree Tunnel – media release$30,000Barossa, Light and Lower North (2015-16)
Burra Community SchoolCommunity gym - media release$30,000Mid North (2015-16) 
Upper North Regional Sports StadiumCanteen Construction - media release$20,000Mid North (2015-16) 
Red CrossFar West Mojo - media release$26,000West Coast (2014-15)
DancedunaCeduna Memorial Hall facelift - media release$24,000West Coast (2014-15)
Rockit Performing ArtsRockit Rocks the Adelaide Hills - media release$31,470Adelaide Hills, Mt Barker & Alexandrina (2014-15)
Human Projectile Mountain Bike ClubFox Creek Mountain Bike Park Trail Extension - media release$18,530Adelaide Hills, Mt Barker & Alexandrina (2014-15)
St Joseph’s School, RenmarkActive Learning Space - media release$20,000Riverland (2014-15)
Loxton Netball ClubLoxton Stadium Redevelopment - media release$30,000Riverland (2014-15)
Page Last Reviewed: 02 Feb 2016
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