National Radioactive Waste Management Facility Community Benefit Fund supported projects

Project title Organisation Project summary Grant request
Refurbishment of the Hawker Institute The Flinders Ranges Council Significant refurbishment of the Hawker Institute. Activities include: roof to be replaced or repaired; floor of the hall to be repaired; new floor in the kitchen and bar area; new stage curtains and tracks to be fitted; air conditioning to be installed to the whole of the building complex; and two stoves and two fridges purchased and installed. $75,000
Equipment for Hawker District Movie Events Hawker Community Development Board Inc Purchase of projection and sound equipment to allow the local community to hold regular movie nights within the town of Hawker. $6,000
Building of new disabled ablution block at Hawker racetrack Hawker Racing Club Inc Build and install new separate male and female toilets with showers and disabled access at the Hawker racetrack. $76,844
Camel Treks Australia Pty Ltd Tourism Expansion Project Camel Treks Australia Pty Ltd Development of a unique visitor attraction involving a boutique camel dairy and afghan themed café with a gallery. Activities include: erecting the infrastructure and equipment for the dairy and café; setting up the gallery; and constructing a car park. $315,000
Colebrook Aquaponics Expansion Yartawarli Aboriginal Corporation Resource Agency Provision of a dedicated undercover fish growing facility, expanded outside plant growing area and undercover processing facility. Activities involve: site preparation; laying the slab; shed construction; installing fish infrastructure and constructing the plant growing area. $149,600
SMART board for Hawker Childhood Services Centre Hawker Community Development Board Inc Purchase and installation of a SMART IFP 4065 Interactive Flat Panel at the Hawker Childhood Services Centre. $11,468
Hawker Pool The Flinders Ranges Council Purchase and installation of transportable buildings to create male and female changing rooms at the existing Hawker Pool. $40,000
All weather access to Heysen & Mawson Trails near Mayo Hut Friends of the Heysen Trail & Other Walking Trails Inc Upgrade a portion of the current tracks that form the Heysen Trail. This will involve the trail via Wonoka Station. This trail leads to Mayo Hut and Mawson Trail. $5,800
Hawker General Store Renovation and Development Journeystone Pty Ltd Renovation and redevelopment of both the interior and exterior of the Hawker General Store including: upgrade to garden dining area; upgrade to toilets; sandblasting of period building stonework and re-pointing; and kitchen upgrade including new hot water system, new flooring, enclosure of cold room, plumbing and electrics. $296,357
Independent living accommodation in Hawker Wirreanda Cottages Inc Purchase, delivery and installation of two purpose-built aged care independent living units adjacent to the existing four cottages at the Wirreanda Cottages site, together with the establishment of the site. $515,950
Viliwarinha Yura Housing Upgrade Viliwarinha Yura Aboriginal Corporation Upgrade existing housing on Yappala Station including: utilities and structural safety repair; improvements to kitchen; air conditioning installation; improvements to security and privacy; installation of renewable energy system; and external improvements. $502,797

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