• Hannah Phillips

21 Clare Community Groups Supported by Council


21 community groups within the Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council area will share in $58,872 in funding to support local projects, following the announcement of the 2017/18 Round of Community Asset Grants.


Groups receiving funding are:

  • Clare Valley Model Engineers - $2,708 for Directional Signage.

  • Lions Club of Clare & Districts - $2,993 for Upgrade to public speaker system in Clare shopping precinct.

  • Clare Sports Facility Management Committee - $3,000 for resurfacing courts.

  • Manoora Community Committee - $2,500 for Shelter Shed concrete pad.

  • RSMU Football Club - $3,000 for airconditioner replacement.

  • Saddleworth & District Community Association - Saddleworth Institute Committee - $3,000 for Saddleworth Institute air conditioning x 2.

  • Saddleworth Bowling Club - $2,741 for Glass washer for bar.

  • Clare Town Hall - $3,000 for Remote Control Blinds for main hall.

  • Zonta Club of Clare & Districts - $2,974 for picnic shelter shade, seat and Women's Honour Roll plaque renewal, Zonta Garden.

  • Auburn Traders Association - $3,000 for Auburn Mosaic Tourist Walk.

  • Manoora Centenary Park - $3,000 for surround fencing for multipurpose courts, Stage 1.

  • Mintaro Progress Association - $3,000 for airconditioning in meeting room.

  • Auburn Community Management Committee - Auburn Institute Committee $2,046 for purchase of 2 vacuum cleaners and storage cupboard.

  • Clare Valley Dressage Club - $3,000 for portable dressage arenas x 2.

  • Clare Region History Group - $2,400 for framing of World War I Photoboards.

  • SA CWA Auburn Branch - $3,000 for replacement of buckled ceiling panels and carpet.

  • Auburn Community Management Committee - Auburn Cemetery - $1,620 for tree planting at cemetery to complete the avenue of trees.

  • Tarlee Hall and Community Services - $3,000 for a niche wall.

  • RSL Auburn, Clare & Districts Sub-Branch - $2,890 for airconditioning at Auburn RSL Hall.

  • Mintaro Progress Association - St Peter's - $3,000 for St Peter's Quiet Garden.

  • Clare Valley Flying Group - $3,000 for aerodrome maintenance equipment.

Acting Chief Executive Officer John Coombe OAM said: “Council thanks these community groups for all their hard work and commitment in helping to make the region a welcoming and positive place to live, work and volunteer."

Image Source - Clare Valley Aerodrome


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