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
|Recipient||Project name||Funding awarded||Round|
|Arid Recovery Education Centre||Develop a field classroom for wildlife education and visitors to the arid zone||$15,000||Far North (2016-17)|
|RSPCA||Upgrade Whyalla facility||$35,000||West Coast (2016-17)|
|Karoonda Area School||Disability access for Karoonda Area School pool - media release||$30,000||Mallee South (2016-17)|
|Lameroo Regional Community School||Bush tucker and community garden - media release||$20,000||Mallee South (2016-17)|
|Quorn Community Recreation Centre||Play it cool - Quorn gym upgrade - media release||$30,000||Port Augusta and Northern Flinders Ranges (2015-16)|
|Cara||Sensory and adventure garden - media release||$20,000||Port Augusta and Northern Flinders Ranges (2015-16)|
|Gener8 Theatre||Gener8 Theatre – media release||$30,000||Limestone Coast (2015-16)|
|SA Volunteer Fire Fighters Museum Inc.||Firefighter’s Memorial Wall – media release||$20,000||Limestone Coast (2015-16)|
|Kind Hearted Kitchen||Kind Hearted Kitchen – media release||$20,000||Barossa, Light and Lower North (2015-16)|
|Partnership between Andrew ‘Cosi’ Costello and the Light Regional Council||Barossa Tree Tunnel – media release||$30,000||Barossa, Light and Lower North (2015-16)|
|Burra Community School||Community gym - media release||$30,000||Mid North (2015-16)|
|Upper North Regional Sports Stadium||Canteen Construction - media release||$20,000||Mid North (2015-16)|
|Red Cross||Far West Mojo - media release||$26,000||West Coast (2014-15)|
|Danceduna||Ceduna Memorial Hall facelift - media release||$24,000||West Coast (2014-15)|
|Rockit Performing Arts||Rockit Rocks the Adelaide Hills - media release||$31,470||Adelaide Hills, Mt Barker & Alexandrina (2014-15)|
|Human Projectile Mountain Bike Club||Fox Creek Mountain Bike Park Trail Extension - media release||$18,530||Adelaide Hills, Mt Barker & Alexandrina (2014-15)|
|St Joseph’s School, Renmark||Active Learning Space - media release||$20,000||Riverland (2014-15)|
|Loxton Netball Club||Loxton Stadium Redevelopment - media release||$30,000||Riverland (2014-15)|