2016-17 NSW Heritage Grants

Find out which organisations were successful in their 2016-17 NSW Heritage Grant applications.

7 projects totalling $398,090 were approved under the Aboriginal Heritage Places Program stream. The following applicants have accepted the offer of funding.

Applicant

Project title

Brief project description

Recommended funding level (ex GST)

Children of the Bomaderry Aboriginal Children's Home Inc

"Out of the Ashes"

“Out of the Ashes” is an initiative by the Children of the Bomaderry Aboriginal Children’s Home Inc. (CBACH).

 $70,000.00

Ngulingah Local Aboriginal Land Council

Cubawee Aboriginal Place Heritage Management Plan

Production of a Heritage Management Plan for Cubawee Aboriginal Place

 $70,000.00

Wonnarua Nation Aboriginal Corporation

Conservation Management Plan, Baiame Cave, Milbrodale

Prepare a Conservation Heritage Management Plan for the Baiame Cave site at Milbrodale, including an assessment of values.

 $70,000.00

Wonnarua Nation Aboriginal Corporation

Heritage and Conservation considerations; signage and Media St. Clair Aboriginal Place

Scope and develop a Heritage Management Plan for St. Clair Aboriginal Mission Aboriginal Place.

 $30,000.00

Menindee Local Aboriginal Land Council

Old Menindee Mission Conservation and Interpretation

Conservation and interpretation of Old Menindee Mission cultural values, enabling community to maintain association with their history and culture.

 $58,090.00

Newcastle City Council

Dual Naming of Aboriginal Places - Interpretation Project

Aboriginal Dual Naming of Landforms in Newcastle, New South Wales - interpretation and community engagement project

 $30,000.00

Wollongong City Council

Hill 60 Reserve

Consultation, design and construction of Aboriginal  interpretive signage and public artwork in accordance with Hill 60 Landscape Master Plan.

 $70,000.00

6 projects totalling $222,201 were approved under the Community, Youth and Seniors Heritage grants sub-stream. The following applicants have accepted the offer of funding.

Applicant

Project title

Brief project description

Recommended funding level (ex GST)

Kinchela Boys Home Aboriginal Corporation

Mapping  Kinchela Boys Home: A Stolen Generations Community Heritage Project

An intergenerational storytelling and mapping project about the heritage listed site, Kinchela Aboriginal Boys Training Home and its contemporary significance.

 $50,000.00

Friends of Myall Creek Memorial

Myall Creek Education and Cultural Centre Awareness Film

A short film to create awareness of the proposed Myall Creek Education and Cultural Centre at the Myall Creek Massacre Memorial.

 $49,794.00

Parklands Albury Wodonga Ltd

Hume & Hovell Explorers Digital Storytelling

A youth focused project. Youth will interview historians about the Hume & Hovell expedition and record site specific stories along the Hume & Hovell walking track.

$ 25,600.00

Arts OutWest

History Here

Students will interview heritage-minded seniors to create film-scripts  and a music score for public screening at the heritage listed Amusu Theatre and OYAF.

 $25,350.00

Ballina Shire Council

Pixel the Past: Ballina Shire Community Heritage Digital Mentorship Project

The Pixel the Past project will pair nine select young people with nine seniors (i.e. a heritage buddy) to research and record a heritage story relating to one of the nine heritage themes that frame understanding heritage in NSW/the Ballina LGA. Each project will focus on a heritage item or place relating to that theme, in effect using these elements to frame a community heritage story.

 $25,000.00

Tamworth Regional Gallery & Museums

Identity and Place

Identity & Place explores the unique identity within our region to tell significant stories in an innovative and engaging way.

 46,457.40

81 projects totalling $534,000 were approved under the Local Heritage Places sub-stream. The following applicants have accepted the offer of funding.

Applicant

Project name

 Funding approved

Bourke Shire Council

Bourke Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Walgett Shire Council

Walgett Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Wagga Wagga City Council

Wagga Wagga City Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Temora Shire Council

Temora Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

Central Darling Shire Council

Central Darling Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Blacktown City Council

Blacktown City Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$5,000.00

Pittwater Council

Pittwater Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$5,000.00

Urana Shire Council

Urana Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grants

$7,500.00

Weddin Shire Council

Weddin Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

Upper Lachlan Shire Council

Upper Lachlan Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$5,000.00

Lockhart Shire Council

Lockhart Shire Local Heritage Places Grant

$5,000.00

Bathurst Regional Council

Bathurst Regional Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$5,000.00

Lake Macquarie City Council

Lake Macquarie City Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Young Shire Council

Young Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

Mid-Western Regional Council

Mid-Western Regional Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$8,500.00

Wyong Shire Council

Wyong Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Manly Council

Manly Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$5,000.00

Clarence Valley Council

Clarence Valley Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$8,000.00

City of Canada Bay Council

City of Canada Bay Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Brewarrina Shire Council

Brewarrina Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$8,000.00

Shoalhaven City Council

Shoalhaven City Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$8,500.00

Gilgandra Shire Council

Gilgandra Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Tumut Shire Council

Tumut Shire Coucil Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Inverell Shire Council

Inverell Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$8,500.00

Council of the City of Botany Bay

Council of the City of Botany Bay Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Penrith City Council

Penrith City Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$5,000.00

Blayney Shire Council

Blayney Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

Conargo Shire Council

Conargo Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$5,000.00

Deniliquin Council

Deniliquin Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Fairfield City Council

Fairfield City Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Glen Innes Severn Council

Glen Innes Severn Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Richmond Valley Council

Richmond Valley Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

Port Macquarie-Hastings Council

Port Macquarie-Hastings Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Broken Hill City Council

Broken Hill City Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$8,000.00

Coffs Harbour City Council

Coffs Harbour City Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Nambucca Shire Council

Nambucca Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Bellingen Shire Council

Bellingen Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Warrumbungle Shire Council

Warrumbungle Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Hawkesbury City Council

Hawkesbury City Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Uralla Shire Council

Uralla Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Goulburn Mulwaree Council

Goulburn Mulwaree Council Local Hertiage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Eurobodalla Shire Council

Eurobodalla Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Muswellbrook Shire Council

Muswellbrook Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

Tenterfield Shire Council

Tenterfield Shire Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Lachlan Shire Council

Lachlan Shire Council Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

Parkes Shire Council

Parkes Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Coolamon Shire Council

Coolamon Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Parramatta City Council

Parramatta City Council Local Heritage Grant

$6,500.00

Queanbeyan City Council

Queanbeyan City Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$5,000.00

Bega Valley Shire Council

Bega Valley Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Yass Valley Council

Yass Valley Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$5,000.00

Cessnock City Council

Cessnock City Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Tamworth Regional Council

Tamworth Regional Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Greater Taree City Council

Greater Taree City Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Tweed Shire Council

Tweed Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

Upper Hunter Shire Council

Upper Hunter Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

Cooma-Monaro Shire Council

Cooma-Monaro Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

Berrigan Shire Council

Berrigan Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

Port Stephens Council

Port Stephens Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Singleton Council

Singleton Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Leeton Shire Council

Leeton Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

Cowra Shire Council

Cowra Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Forbes Shire Council

Forbes Shire Council  Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Murray Shire Council

Murray Shire Council Local Places Heritage Grant

$6,000.00

Wollongong City Council

Wollongong City Council Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Narrandera Shire Council

Narrandera Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Wingecarribee Shire Council

Wingecarribee Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

Greater Hume Shire Council

Greater Hume Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Harden Shire Council

Harden Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

Dubbo City Council

Dubbo City Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Maitland City Council

Maitland City Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Lismore City Council

Lismore City Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,000.00

Cabonne Shire Council

Cabonne Shire Council Local Government Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Byron Shire Council

Byron Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

Moree Plains Shire Council

Moree Plains Shire Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$7,500.00

Orange City Council

Orange City Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

Ku-ring-gai Council

Ku-ring-gai Council Local Heritage Places Grant

$6,500.00

83 projects totalling $584,000 were approved under the NSW Heritage Grants Local Government Heritage Advisors sub-stream. The following applicants have accepted the offer of funding.

Applicant

Project name

Electorate

 Funding approved

Young Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Cootamundra

$6,500.00

Leeton Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Murray

$7,000.00

Walgett Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Barwon

$8,000.00

Bourke Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Barwon

$8,000.00

Wagga Wagga City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Wagga Wagga

$6,500.00

Temora Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Cootamundra

$7,000.00

Lithgow City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Bathurst

$8,250.00

Central Darling Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Barwon

$8,000.00

Urana Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Albury

$8,000.00

Weddin Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Cootamundra

$7,000.00

Upper Lachlan Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Barwon

$6,000.00

Lockhart Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Wagga Wagga

$6,000.00

Bathurst Regional Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Bathurst

$6,500.00

Dubbo City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Dubbo

$7,000.00

City of Canada Bay Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Drummoyne

$6,500.00

Hawkesbury City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Hawkesbury

$7,000.00

Tenterfield Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Lismore

$8,000.00

Brewarrina Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Barwon

$8,250.00

Gilgandra Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Barwon

$8,000.00

Shoalhaven City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

South Coast, Kaima

$8,500.00

Inverell Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Northern Tablelands

$8,250.00

Oberon Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Bathurst

$6,500.00

Council of the City of Botany Bay

Heritage Advisor  service

Heffron , Maroubra

$6,500.00

Penrith City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Penrith

$6,000.00

Blayney Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Bathurst

$6,500.00

Port Macquarie-Hastings Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Port Macquarie

$6,500.00

Moree Plains Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Northern Tablelands

$8,000.00

Warrumbungle Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Warrumbungle

$8,000.00

Deniliquin Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Murray

$6,500.00

Glen Innes Severn Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Northern Tablelands

$8,250.00

Fairfield City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Fairfield

$6,500.00

Wingecarribee Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Coulburn, Wollondilly

$7,000.00

Richmond Valley Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Clarence

$8,000.00

Goulburn Mulwaree Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Goulburn

$8,000.00

Broken Hill City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Barwon

$8,500.00

Coffs Harbour City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Coffs Harbour

$6,500.00

Yass Valley Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Goulburn

$6,500.00

Bellingen Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Oxley

$8,250.00

Great Lakes Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Myall Lakes, Upper Hunter, Port Stephens

$6,500.00

Uralla Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Northern Tablelands

$6,500.00

Muswellbrook Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Upper Hunter

$6,500.00

Eurobodalla Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Bega

$8,000.00

Lachlan Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Goulburn

$7,000.00

Queanbeyan City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Monaro

$6,000.00

Shellharbour City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Shellharbour

$6,500.00

Parkes Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Orange

$7,000.00

Ballina Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Ballina

$6,500.00

Bega Valley Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Bega

$8,000.00

Rockdale City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Bathurst

$6,000.00

Greater Taree City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Myall Lakes,  Port Stephens

$8,250.00

Coolamon Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Cootamundra

$6,500.00

Tamworth Regional

Heritage Advisor  service

Tamworth

$8,500.00

Bland Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Cootamundra

$6,500.00

Dungog Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Upper Hunter

$6,500.00

Tumut Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Wagga Wagga

$6,500.00

Parramatta City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Parramatta, Granville

$7,000.00

Tweed Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Tweed, Lismore

$7,000.00

Upper Hunter Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Upper Hunter

$6,500.00

Cessnock City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Cessnock

$7,000.00

Wyong Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Wyong

$6,500.00

Port Stephens Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Port Stephens, Newcastle

$6,500.00

Berrigan Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Murray, Albury

$8,000.00

Cooma-Monaro Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Monaro

$6,500.00

Singleton Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Upper Hunter

$6,500.00

Blacktown City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Seven Hills, Blacktown, Prospect

$6,000.00

Cowra Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Cootamundra

$7,000.00

Forbes Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Orange

$6,500.00

Murray Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Murray

$6,500.00

Cabonne Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Orange

$6,500.00

Wollongong City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Wollongong

$6,500.00

Blue Mountains City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Blue Mountains, Penrith

$6,500.00

Narrandera Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Cootamundra

$8,000.00

Mid-Western Regional Regional Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Dubbo, Bathurst, Upper Hunter

$8,500.00

Kiama Municipal Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Kiama

$6,000.00

Palerang Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Monaro, Goulburn

$6,500.00

Greater Hume Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Albury

$6,000.00

Snowy River Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Monaro

$6,500.00

Lismore City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Lismore

$7,000.00

Liverpool Plains Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Upper Hunter, Tamworth

$8,000.00

Harden Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Cootamundra

$6,500.00

Byron Shire Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Ballina

$7,000.00

Orange City Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Orange

$7,000.00

Lane Cove Council

Heritage Advisor  service

Lane Cove

$6,500.00

11 projects totalling $164,000 were approved under the Local Government Heritage Planning Studies sub-stream. The following applicants have accepted the offer of funding.

Applicant

Project title

Brief description

 Amount recommended (Ex GST) 

Central Darling Shire

Wilcannia Community Heritage Study

A research project involving the whole community. Early photos and historical information will be studied and the town will be cosulted through a surveu and meeting to prepare data sheets for the report.

 $12,500.00

Tamworth Regional Council

Tamworth Main Street Heritage Study

The aim of the study is to review the historical significance of the Tamworth City CBD. It will include defining the character of its commercial precinct, preparation of infill development guidelines and urban design guidelines and will recommended treatments to the facades of heritage items.

 $5,500.00

Greater Taree City Council

Greater Taree City Council Heritage Study Review

Heritage study review. The status of each potential item will be reviewed. A list of priority items will be developed to determine the order of the review. Site inspections and research will be undertaken to document the status of heritage items to determine whether it warrants listing. Local sources such as the historical societies will be consulted.

 $10,000.00

Upper Hunter Shire Council

Upper Hunter Shire Council Community Based Heritage Study

A professional historian will work with the community and local historical societies to prepare a thematic history of the Upper Hunter. The historian will be part of a team of heritage consultants. Public workshops will be held to involve the community actively and to obtain local knowledge of important heritage.

 $25,000.00

Goulburn Mulwaree Council

Goulburn Mulwaree Comprehensive Heritage Study 2016

Identify and record items of heritage significance considered worthy of conservation within the context of an historical, architectural and environmental assessment of Goulburn Mulwaree LGA.

 $10,000.00

Byron Shire Council

Byron Shire Council Aboriginal Heritage Planning Study 2016 - Stage One

Stage One will focus on collating what is currently known about Aboriginal Heritage Sites in the Byron Shire and taking immediate action to protect Aboriginal Heritage through the instruments of Planning Legislation the Local Environment Plan and Development Control Plans.

 $25,000.00

Canterbury City Council

Heritage DCP Controls 2016

Review current DCP controls as they relate to matters of heritage in Canterbury City Council.  Identify inadequacies and gaps. Research latest practices in relation to heritage related development control. Prepare a set of comprehensive controls for inclusion in DCP.

 $10,000.00

Holroyd City Council

Holroyd Heritage Study

The Holroyd Heritage Study will be a comprehensive review and reassessment of Holroyd City Council's existing heritage listed items and an opportunity to identify items of significance that are suitable for listing within Council's Local Environmental Plan.

 $10,000.00

Blacktown City Council

Aboriginal Heritage Study Stage Two - Predictive Mapping and  Development Controls

The project will engage specialist consultants to review previous reports within the Blacktown LGA, reconcile sites with the AHIMS register as well as any applicable and implemented AHIPs in the area.

 $25,000.00

Great Lakes Council

Great Lakes Heritage Review Program

Heritage scoping study for Gloucester LGA

 $10,000.00

8 projects totalling $189,950 were approved under the Hunter Region Heritage Grants Program. The following applicants have accepted the offer of funding.

Applicant

Project title

Brief project description

Amount recommended (ex GST)

Maitland City Council

Walka Water Works - Windows Refurbishment

Refurbish timber windows to reflect original spatial interpretation.

 $33,950.00

Fivedale Pty Ltd

Restoration of the Scone Civic Theatre

To restore and refurbish the exterior facade, lighting, signage and weather tightness of the "Interwar Functionalist Style"  Scone Civic Theatre.

 $40,000.00

The Rail Motor Society Incorporated

Rail Motor Maintenance Facility

To construct a 30x4 metre annexe on the existing rail motor shed and provide an additional maintenance and servicing facility for the collection of 13 State Heritage Listed Rail Motors.

 $24,500.00

Friends of St Johns Stroud Incorporated

Stroud Parish Hall Vestibule

Removal of decayed wooden entry porch of the Parish Hall (added c.1906) and replacement with a sympathetic structure. Provision of wheelchair access, better food preparation area and disabled public toilet access.

 $40,000.00