Five community projects within Bland Local Government Area (LGA) have secured combined funding of over $84,000 through the NSW Government’s 2022 Community Building Partnership Program.
Member for Cootamundra Steph Cooke said the State Government funds will deliver much-needed improvements and equipment to local facilities.
“I congratulate all the organisations that were successful in their application and look forward to seeing how these projects make a real difference for community groups in the area,” Ms Cooke said.
The following recipients for Bland include:
- Kurrajong Waratah – West Wyalong
- West Wyalong S & C Club Ltd
- Bland Shire Council
- Ungarie Rifle Club
- The Scouts Association of Australia
Kurrajong Waratah in West Wyalong has been successful in receiving $5,000 to purchase a new ride-on lawn mower and ramp kit.
West Wyalong S & C Club Ltd has been successful in receiving $20,372 to undertake works to provide two access-friendly unisex toilets for each end of the golf course at West Wyalong Golf Club.
Bland Shire Council has been successful in receiving $14,500 to install a safe and secure fence to ensure the safety of the children and community at the Children Services Unit.
Ungarie Rifle Club has been successful in receiving $15,400 to purchase a zero-turn mower.
The Scouts Association of Australia has been successful in receiving $28,863 to replace the Kitchen at West Wyalong Scout Hall.
The Community Building Partnership program has funded more than 18,000 community projects since it commenced in 2009.
For more information about the NSW Government’s Community Building Partnership Program, visit www.nsw.gov.au/cpb.