Grants

As is the case with all Shires including Aurukun Shire Council, Grants form an integral and important part of our funding matrix.

 

Council has been successful in obtaining the following non-recurrent grants this 16/17 financial year.

Koolkan Child Care Centre – Small Assets Grant  $59 500 (State Government)

Sewerage Pump Station Upgrades – Community Infrastructure  $600 000  (State Government)

Sewerage Upgrades – Community Infrastructure $500 000 (State Government)  Co-Contribution from Council

Works Depot Safety and Security Upgrade – $150 000  (State Government) Co-Contribution from Council

Airport Contractors Compound Safety and Security Upgrade – $150 000 (State Government) Co-Contribution from Council

Indigenous Councils Sustainability Grant – $509 000 (State Government)

Disability Access Ramp – Wuungkam Lodge – $80 000 (State Government)

Municipal Assets – Working for Queensland  – $2,500,000 (State Government)

Wik and Kugu Arts  Centre – $34 870  (Western Cape Communities Co-Existence Agreement)

This  graph shows the importance of recurring and capital grant funding:

Recurrent Expenditure 15/16