Volunteer Grants 2010 successful organisations - Queensland C-E

1-9 | A-B | C-E | F-G | H-J | K-M | N-P | Q-S | T-U | V-Z

Legal name starts with 'C' and 'E'
Legal Name Provider Name Location Provider Postcode Total Funding Organisation Description

Caboolture 10 Neighbourhood Watch

Caboolture 10 Neighbourhood Watch

SOUTH CABOOLTURE

4510

$4,405.00

Caboolture 10 Neighbourhood Watch ensures that residents and their homes are safe, secure and protected. The volunteer organisation encourages cooperation and vigilance among members, and distributes regular newsletters with the aim of building a more inclusive and unified community.

Caboolture Community Care Inc

Caboolture Community Care Inc

CABOOLTURE

4510

$2,015.00

Caboolture Community Care is a emergency relief and counselling service. These services include providing the community with food, bus fares, petrol and sometimes negotiate rent and utility accounts. The volunteers assist the community by promoting their services and in turn helping to promote social inclusion.

Caboolture Community FM Radio Association Incorporated

Caboolture Community FM Radio Association Incorporated

CABOOLTURE

4510

$5,000.00

Caboolture Community FM Radio Association aspires to entertain and inform residents of the Moreton Bay region. The Station's volunteers demonstrate a strong commitment to parochial programming and encourages community groups to become involved and promote their activities and endeavours to local community members.

Caboolture Road Runners

Caboolture Road Runners

CABOOLTURE

4510

$1,000.00

Caboolture Road Runners is a volunteer run organisation that provides a safe, friendly envionment for the community to participate in physical activities and adopt healthy lifestyles. Volunteers foster social inclusion by encouraging people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds to participate in regular safe exercise, which reduces mental and physical health problems such as depression, obesity and substance abuse.

Caboolture-Morayfield and District RSL Sub Branch Inc

Caboolture-Morayfield and District RSL Sub Branch Inc

CABOOLTURE

4510

$3,168.35

The mission of the RSL is to enhance the wellbeing and quality of life of former Australian Defence Force personnel through the provision of welfare and memorial services. The volunteers of the Caboolture-Morayfield and District Sub-Branch contribute to the local community by participating in annual commemorative events and organising various projects to benefit elderly and disadvantaged citizens.

Cairns Aerial Outpost Branch of the Air QCWA

Cairns Aerial Outpost Branch of the Air QCWA

CHILLAGOE

4871

$2,180.00

The Country Women's Association aims to improve the living conditions of women and their families, particularly in rural and remote Australia. The members of the Cairns Aerial Outpost Branch contribute to various community events, such as craft days and fundraising activities for students, helping local residents to interact socially and develop important support networks.

Cairns and District Senior Citizens Assoc Inc

Cairns and District Senior Citizens Assoc Inc

CAIRNS

4870

$1,832.00

The Cairns and District Senior Citizens Association offers support to the elderly in Cairns and the surrounding region. Volunteers at the Association organise entertainment activities and offer a safe and supportive environment where the elderly can interact and develop bonds of friendship.

Cairns Historical Society Inc

Cairns Historical Society Inc

CAIRNS

4870

$2,800.00

The Cairns Historical Society is a volunteer run museum that collects and preserves the documents, photographs and material culture of the Cairns region. Volunteers work extensively with schools throughout the region to ensure that indigenous cultural heritage and history is preserved.

Cairns Mens Sheds Inc

Cairns Mens Sheds Inc

EDGE HILL

4870

$1,000.00

The Cairns Mens Sheds is a community based organisation that supports retired and aged men who want to volunteer their time to work collaboratively and support other local groups. The Group supports the provision of welcoming environments where men of all ages can interact and discuss issues related to men's health and wellbeing.

Cairns Mineral and Lapidary Club Inc

Cairns Mineral and Lapidary Club Inc

CAIRNS

4870

$2,400.00

Cairns Mineral and Lapidary Club aims to educate the public about the art of jewellery making and finding associated minerals. The Club is open to all members of the community and demonstrates a deep appreciation and respect for the natural environment by selective excursions only to rich mineral areas. The Cairns Mineral and Lapidary Club encourages social interaction by promoting community participation.

Cairns Saints Australian Football Club Inc

Cairns Saints Netball Club

MANUNDA

4870

$3,270.00

The Cairns Saints Netball Club is assisted by volunteers who promote social inclusion by encouraging participation in team sport. The Club helps players to develop life skills, such as teamwork and commitment, which enable participants to contribute constructively to the community.

Cairns Saints Junior Australian Football Club Inc

Cairns Saints Junior Australian Football Club Inc

MANUNDA

4870

$3,500.00

The Cairns Saints Junior Australian Football Club provides a safe and supportive atmosphere for young people to develop physical and social skills through participation in AFL. Club volunteers organise recreational and competitive activities that encourage team spirit and participation in a socially inclusive environment.

Cairns Trinity Bay Lions Club Incorporated

Cairns Trinity Bay Lions Club Incorporated

MOOROOBOOL

4870

$1,430.00

Lions International is a global service organisation of volunteers that develops, promotes and assists in a range of projects to help local communities and foster social integration. The Cairns Trinity Bay Lions Club helps improve quality of life in the region through various community oriented activities, such as fundraising for charity groups and the refurbishment of public facilities.

Cairns Volleyball Association Inc

Cairns Volleyball Association Inc

CAIRNS

4870

$4,950.00

Cairns Volleyball Association provides an opportunity for young people of all abilities and backgrounds to participate in volleyball at both recreational and competitive levels. Volunteers assist with various aspects of the Club, including coaching, training and catering. The Club fosters community participation by working with local schools and other community groups.

Cairns Youth and Recreation Centre Inc

Cairns Youth and Recreation Centre Inc

CAIRNS

4870

$4,950.00

The Cairns Youth and Recreation Centre provides facilities for other non-profit groups in the area and services a large variety of people from school aged children to adults. Volunteers support this community hub and encourage active, healthy lifestyles through participation in sport.

Cairns Youth Mentoring Scheme Incorporated

Cairns Youth Mentoring Scheme Incorporated

MANUNDA

4870

$5,000.00

The Cairns Youth Mentoring Scheme in Manunda supports young people through a range of programs aimed at equipping them with characteristics such as self esteem, confidence, leadership skills and communication skills. Run entirely on the efforts of volunteers and community support, the Scheme builds on social inclusion by encouraging young people to participate in community life.

Callide Dawson Special Needs Support Group Inc

Callide Dawson Special Needs Support Group Inc

BILOELA

4715

$5,000.00

Callide Dawson Special Needs Support Group, Biloela, works closely with other service organisations to offer disability support services within the Banana Shire. The Group has strong links with the Banana Shire Community Resource Centre which provides specialist services and resources for family support, health, well-being and the special needs of children and families. Volunteers involved in the group provide a warm, encouraging environment which assists the needy but also engenders a spirit of compassion and inclusion for all involved.

Calliope Rural Fire Brigade

Calliope Rural Fire Brigade

CALLIOPE

4680

$1,105.00

The Calliope Rural Fire Brigade is part of a wider network of volunteer fire fighters who provide help and protection during fires and other emergencies such as floods. The Brigade embraces a broad range of volunteers from different backgrounds and professions, who come together to assist their local community. In addition, fire fighters devote time to educating the public about fire awareness and safety.

Caloundra Chorale and Theatre Company Inc

Caloundra State Emergency Service

CALOUNDRA

4551

$1,305.00

The State Emergency Service is a volunteer organisation providing essential emergency services to the community. The Caloundra SES is part of this network which plans for, and responds to, emergencies such as storms, floods, building collapse and road accidents, as well as conducting search and rescue activities and providing support to other emergency service organisations.

Camp Eagle Mountain Retreat Ltd

Camp Eagle Mountain Retreat Ltd

WALKERSTON

4751

$3,899.00

Camp Eagle Mountain Retreat is a Walkerston based Retreat which organises wilderness camping trips for students and their parents to promote relationship building, team work and leadership. This is achieved through a range of father/son and mother/daughter type activities. The organisation works closely with various community groups and schools that share the common vision of providing support and guidance to students in need.

Canoe Point Outriggers Club

Canoe Point Outriggers Club

TANNUM SANDS

4680

$5,000.00

The Canoe Point Outriggers Club provides an avenue for children and adults to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of outrigger canoeing. The Club is assisted by volunteers who are involved in various aspects of the sport, and fosters social inclusion by encouraging children and adults of all abilities and backgrounds to participate both socially and competitively.

Cape York Folk Club Inc

Cape York Folk Club Inc

ROSSVILLE

4895

$4,994.00

The Cape York Folk Club of Rossville promotes an avenue of self expression for emerging artists in the fields of performing arts such as music, singing, song writing, poetry, spoken word and street theatre. Volunteers encourage people of all ages and abilities to participate in performing arts.

Capricorn Coast Mallet Sports Club Inc

Capricorn Coast Mallet Sports Club Inc

YEPPOON

4703

$2,600.00

The Capricorn Coast Mallet Sports Club is assisted by volunteers who promote social inclusion by encouraging participation in sporting activity. The Club helps players to develop life skills such as teamwork and commitment, enabling them to contribute constructively to the community.

Capricorn Conservation Council Inc

Head Under Water

ROCKHAMPTON

4701

$1,775.00

Head Under Water is a local community group based in Rockhampton that is involved in scientific monitoring and research on the reef. The Group's work helps to give people new information about the environment and ways that they can participate in the management of natural resources. Volunteers range in age and through their work they are able to become more connected socially.

Cardwell Care Inc

Friends of Rockingham

CARDWEL

4849

$3,130.00

The Friends of Rockingham Cardwell, located in far-north Queensland, is predominantly focused on family and community welfare. The organisation relies on volunteers to provide practical aid and support to the community, working to foster social inclusion and strengthen community ties.

Cardwell Meals on Wheels Inc

Cardwell Meals on Wheels Inc

CARDWELL

4849

$3,000.00

Cardwell Meals on Wheels is a community organisation that provides affordable nutritious meals to people in need, with the help of trained volunteers. The service provides opportunities for social interaction, enabling seniors in the community to continue to live at home while maintaining regular contact with volunteers.

Career Employment Australia Incorporated

Computerbank Queensland

COORPAROO

4151

$3,202.00

The Computerbank Queensland in Coorparoo works to upgrade computers that are donated and then gives them to disadvantaged people and non-profit groups that would not otherwise be able to afford such technology themselves. Run by a volunteer base which is active outside of business hours, members come together to discuss and plan the process of refurbishing computer hardware and offer demonstrations by experienced volunteers to new group members on how to upgrade hardware. The Group works to strengthen social inclusion both within the volunteer base and the many recipients that benefit from their work.

Catholic Parish St Columbas Mitchell

Catholic Parish St Columbas Mitchell

MITCHELL

4465

$2,399.00

St Columba's Parish Leadership Group administers the physical and financial affairs of St Columba's Catholic Parish, by conducting weekly liturgies, funerals, baptisms and visits to the sick and infirmed in hospitals and nursing homes. The Group also liaises with other local faith-based and Aboriginal communities on a regular basis. Community functions including ANZAC Day services provide a forum for all members of the district to get together and socialise.

Catholic Womens League

Catholic Womens League

CLEAR ISLAND WATERS

4226

$1,999.72

The Catholic Women's League of Clear Island Waters aims to foster fellowship and friendship within the church and wider community. The League holds regular meetings and outings to encourage social inclusion and the development of support networks.

Cawarral State School Parents and Citizens Association

Cawarral State School Parents and Citizens Association

CAWARRAL

4702

$2,999.00

Cawarral State School Parents and Citizens Association aims to support and foster the welfare of families and children within the Cawarral school community. The Association is made up of dedicated volunteers who are actively involved in the promotion of the school, including fundraising and other activities to help build social participation and inclusion within the local community.

Centenary Branch of Little Athletics Centre Inc

Centenary Branch of Little Athletics Centre Inc

JINDALEE

4074

$5,000.00

Centenary Branch of Little Athletics Centre provides athletic competition for local children of all ages with an emphasis on fitness and fun. Volunteers actively participate in the organisation and running of activities and promote the sport to the wider community of Jindalee.

Centenary Meals on Wheels Inc

Centenary Meals on Wheels Inc

JINDALEE

4074

$2,500.00

Centenary Meals on Wheels, located in Jindalee, is a community organisation that provides affordable and nutritious meals to infirm, elderly and disabled people. The Service facilitates friendly contact that enables people in the community to maintain their independence and dignity by continuing to live at home. The organisation is supported by trained volunteers who increase social capital and promote citizenship and compassion in the community.

Central Burnet Rugby League Inc

Central Burnet Rugby League Inc

EIDSVOLD

4627

$4,200.00

Central Burnett Rugby League offers an opportunity for social interaction and sporting activity to residents of this remote region of South Queensland. Volunteers come from all walks of life and are involved in every area of the club, helping to promote the benefits of a healthy and active lifestyle for players.

Central Burnett Community Radio

Central Burnett Community Radio

GAYNDAH

4625

$1,480.00

Central Burnett Community Radio entertains and informs residents of the North Burnett region. The Station demonstrates a strong commitment to parochial programming and encourages community groups to become involved and promote their activities and endeavours to listeners.

Central Cape Suns Rugby Inc

Central Cape Suns Rugby Inc

WEIPA

4874

$5,000.00

Central Cape Suns Rugby encourages a healthy and active lifestyle among community members of all ages and backgrounds through participation in the sport of rugby. The Club, which is based in Weipa, is run by a group of dedicated volunteers who are committed to enhancing the social and physical development of players and instilling important life skills related to discipline and perseverance in disaffected youth.

Charleville Netball Inc

Charleville Netball Inc

CHARLEVILLE

4470

$2,326.95

Charleville Netball is assisted by a team of volunteers who aim to promote social inclusion by encouraging participation in team sport. The Club helps develop life skills such as teamwork and commitment, and a sense of self-worth and social responsibility to enable participants to contribute constructively to the Charleville community.

Charters Towers 60 and Better Program Inc

Charters Towers 60 and Better Program Inc

LISNER

4820

$3,210.00

The Charters Towers 60 and Better Program is made up of dedicated volunteers who help the elderly members of the local Lisner community. The organisation is active within the community, raising funds and providing support and activities for the elderly.

Charters Towers Amateur Race Club Inc

Charters Towers Amateur Race Club Inc

CHARTERS TOWERS

4820

$3,950.00

Charters Towers Amateur Race Club is a sports and recreation club that aims to bring the community together through its volunteer run racing events. The Charters Towers Amateur Race Club promotes an active and healthy society by encouraging social interaction and community participation.

Charters Towers Demons AFL Club Inc

Charters Towers Demons AFL Club Inc

CHARTERS TOWERS

4820

$3,420.00

The Charters Towers Demons AFL Club provides an avenue for children to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of Australian Rules football. The Club is assisted by volunteers who are involved in various aspects of the sport and help to foster social inclusion by encouraging players of all abilities and backgrounds to participate both socially and competitively.

Charters Towers Drag Racing Club Inc

Charters Towers Drag Racing Club Inc

CHARTERS TOWERS

4820

$5,000.00

The Charters Towers Drag Racing Club encourages community integration through participation in and enjoyment of motor sport activity. The Club organises regular drag racing events, enabling residents and tourists of all ages and backgrounds to come together, interact socially, and bond through entertainment.

Charters Towers Gold City Lions Club Inc

Charters Towers Gold City Lions Club Inc

CHARTERS TOWERS

4820

$4,000.00

Lions International is a global service organisation that develops and implements a range of projects to support local communities and foster social integration. The volunteers of the Charters Towers Gold City Lions Club help to improve quality of life in the region by staging recreational activities, and organising fundraising initiatives for those affected by adversity.

Charters Towers Poultry and Pigeon Club Incorporated

Charters Towers Poultry and Pigeon Club Incorporated

CHARTERS TOWERS

4820

$2,600.00

The Charters Towers Poultry and Pigeon Club encourages community members to interact while developing an appreciation of pigeon and poultry related activities. The Club hosts regular competitions and community events and has become an important and unique focal point in the local region through the dedicated efforts of its volunteer members.

Charters Towers Rugby League Limited

Charters Towers Rugby League Limited

CHARTERS TOWERS

4820

$4,200.00

Charters Towers Rugby League provides an avenue for children and adults to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of rugby league football. The Club is assisted by volunteers who are involved in various aspects of the sport and fosters social inclusion by encouraging members of all abilities and backgrounds to participate both socially and competitively.

Charters Towers State High School Parents and Citizens Association

Charters Towers State High School Breakfast Program

CHARTERS TOWERS

4820

$5,000.00

The Charters Towers State High School Breakfast Program aims to support and foster the welfare of families and children within the school community.  The program provides a healthy breakfast and education on nutrition every school day to help ensure that students start the day well and concentrate better in the classroom. Dedicated volunteers foster social inclusion and community participation by encouraging various Charters Towers community organisations to participate and donate foodstuffs.

Chatsworth Hall Committee Inc

Chatsworth Hall Committee Inc

CHATSWORTH

4570

$2,465.00

The Chatsworth Hall Committee manages, administers, cares for, repairs and maintains the district's community hall. The Hall provides the remote community with an affordable venue to hold social and sporting activities, fostering participation across all members of the community.

Cherbourg Aboriginal Junior Rugby League Club Inc

Cherbourg Aboriginal Junior Rugby League Club Inc

CHERBOURG

4605

$3,700.00

The Cherbourg Aboriginal Junior Rugby League Club provides an opportunity for Indigenous and non Indigenous community members of all ages to participate in recreational sporting activity. Volunteers organise regular training and competitive events that foster a healthy and positive lifestyle among players. The Club has become an important focal point for community participation in the Cherbourg area, encouraging a more integrated society.

Cherbourg Murgon Youth And Community Combined Action Association Incorporated

Cherbourg Murgon Youth And Community Combined Action Association Incorporated

MURGON

4605

$4,630.00

Cherbourg Murgon Youth And Community Combined Action Association is a hub of community activity, facilitating a wide range of services and providing a place for many community groups to come together. Volunteers contribute their time and energy to running the centre, encouraging the community to participate in leading change and embracing opportunities.

Childers - Local Cadet Advisory Committee

Childers - Local Cadet Advisory Committee

CHILDERS

4660

$5,000.00

The Local Cadet Advisory Committee endeavours to improve the social welfare of young people through increasing their level of engagement with the community that resides within Childers. Volunteers of the Committee work closely with local youth and their families to provide a safe environment for growth and an opportunity for education, recreation and social interaction. The Local Cadet Advisory Committee make a direct and positive contribution to the healthy development of the community by encouraging participation and celebrating young people’s role in society.

Childers State Emergency Service

State Emergency Service Childers Unit

CHILDERS

4660

$4,530.00

The State Emergency Service provides vital emergency and rescue response services to communities across Australia. The volunteers of the Childers Unit plan for and respond to floods, fires and car accidents, and develop and implement prevention and preparedness activities. The Unit also provides support to other emergency services organisations in times of need.

Chinchilla State School Parents and Citizens Association

Chinchilla State School Parents and Citizens Association

CHINCHILLA

4413

$2,000.00

Chinchilla State School Parents and Citizens Association aims to support and foster the welfare of families and children within the school community. The Association is a group of dedicated volunteers that are actively involved in the promotion of activities in the school, including fundraising and other social activities to help build social participation and inclusion within the local community

Chinese Entrepreneurs and Small Business Association Inc

Chinese Entrepreneurs and Small Business Association Inc

UNDERWOOD

4116

$5,000.00

The Chinese Entrepreneurs and Small Business Association, Based in Underwood, provides a networking platform and learning opportunity for people with a Chinese background who own small businesses to meet socially and improve their business performance. Small business owners join the organisation and learn from each other's mistakes to build better enterprises. The Association also provides a social outlet for owners to meet, particularly after a stressful day at work in their own business.

Christian Mission Fellowship Brisbane

Christian Mission Fellowship Cairns - CMF Cairns ROCK Youth Mentorship Branch

CAIRNS

4870

$5,000.00

The ROCK Youth Mentorship Branch of the Christian Mission Fellowship is committed to eradicating barriers of social division and to realising the potential of young people in the Cairns region. The Branch operates youth development programs that instil leadership skills and confidence in participants, as well as encouraging social interaction.

Churches of Christ in Queensland

Gracehaven Aged Care Services

BUNDABERG

4670

$1,917.00

The Gracehaven Aged Care Services of Bundaberg provide a friendly and comfortable environment for the resident community. Volunteers offer activities that involve residents in the wider community, encourage social interaction, and generally improve quality of life.

Churches of Christ in Queensland

Bribie Island Aged Care

BONGAREE

4507

$4,500.00

The Bribie Island Aged Care of Bongaree is a Christian volunteer based organisation that aims to support the elderly in the community. The volunteers play a pivotal role in maintaining community partnerships and community links by offering their services to the elderly. The Bribie Island Aged Care encourages social interaction and inclusion by promoting volunteer based community participation.

Churches of Christ in Queensland

Mt Walker Church of Christ

MT WALKER

4340

$3,800.00

The Mt Walker Church of Christ is predominantly focused on family and community welfare. The Church provides practical aid and support to the community, working to foster social inclusion and strengthen community ties.

Churches of Christ in Queensland Kenmore

South West Healthy Aging Program

ST GEORGE

4487

$1,550.00

South West Healthy Aging Program located in St. George provides a wide range of health services that are aimed at improving and enriching the lives of individuals and families in the local community. Volunteers help residents of all backgrounds to make informed choices about health, improve their knowledge of active lifestyles and gain useful skills for life.

Clairview Rural Fire Brigade

Queensland Fire Rescue Service Rural Operations

BEACONSFIELD

4740

$2,300.00

Queensland Fire Rescue Service Rural Operations provides a united voice for community fire brigades with the guidance and support to fight fires and assist in emergencies. As a leader in the delivery of support services for its fire brigades members, the group, which is based at Beaconsfield, strives to increase the recognition and worthiness of fire fighters on the ground.

Clermont Motoring Club Incorporated

Clermont Motoring Club Incorporated

CLERMONT

4721

$4,279.11

The Clermont Motoring Club aims to provide a safe environment for individuals and their families to network and participate in sport whilst encouraging social responsibility and community spirit. The Club conducts different events each month. Volunteers help in various capacities from planning and advertising to catering and fundraising.

Clermont State School Parents and Citizens Association

Clermont State School Parents and Citizens Association

CLERMONT

4721

$3,000.00

Clermont State School Parents and Citizens Association aims to support and foster the welfare of families and children within the school community.  The Association is made up of a group of dedicated volunteers that are actively involved in the promotion of activities in the school including fundraising and other social activities to help build social participation and inclusion within the local community.

Cleveland District Meals on Wheels Association Incorporated

Cleveland District Meals on Wheels Association Incorporated

CLEVELAND

4163

$1,750.00

The Cleveland District Meals on Wheels Association provides affordable nutritious meals to the frail, aged and people with disabilities. The Association provides friendly contact so that people in the community can continue to live at home. Meals on Wheels are supported by a vast team of trained community volunteers who support clients, help build community capacity and actively involve local citizens.

Cleveland Local Ambulance Committee

Cleveland Local Ambulance Committee

CLEVELAND

4163

$2,900.00

The Cleveland Local Ambulance Committee is dedicated to improving community safety through education and awareness. Volunteer members provide CPR training courses in schools and halls across the region, and conduct fundraising initiatives to finance their important work.

Clifton Emergency Services Cadet Advisory Committee

Clifton Emergency Services Cadet Advisory Committee

CLIFTON

4361

$3,707.00

The State Emergency Service is a volunteer organisation providing essential emergency services to the community. The Clifton Emergency Services Cadets Advisory Committee is part of this network which plans for, and responds to, emergencies such as natural hazards, land searches, fires as well as the prevention and preparedness activities. The organisation also provides support to other emergency service organisations in times of need.

Clifton State Emergency Service

Clifton State Emergency Service

CLIFTON

4361

$3,278.00

The State Emergency Service provides vital assistance to communities across Australia. Volunteers from the Clifton Unit plan for and respond to fires and storms, participate in land searches and conduct prevention and preparedness activities. The Unit also provides support to other emergency service organisations in times of need.

Clinton Junior Soccer Club Inc

Clinton Junior Soccer Club Inc

GLADSTONE

4680

$2,130.00

The Clinton Junior Soccer Club, Gladstone, is a volunteer run junior sports club that provides a safe and supportive atmosphere for young people to develop physical and social skills through participation in the sport of soccer. The club encourages team spirit and participation in a socially inclusive environment.

Cloncurry and District Show Society Inc

Cloncurry and District Show Society Inc

CLONCURRY

4824

$2,000.00

The Cloncurry and District Show Society is a local community event. The show includes the community through various activities including cooking, gardening, livestock, art and pet contests. The volunteers work to promote social inclusion within the rural town of Cloncurry.

Cloncurry Authentic Taekwon-Do Club Inc

Cloncurry Authentic Taekwon-Do Club Inc

CLONCURRY

4824

$1,139.00

The Cloncurry Authentic Taekwon-Do Club is assisted by a group of volunteers who give their time to provide a safe environment for members of all ages to participate in the sport of taekwon-do. The Club fosters community spirit through hosting competitions and social events, and encouraging participants to develop their abilities.

Cloncurry Hospital Auxiliary Inc

Cloncurry Hospital Auxiliary Inc

CLONCURRY

4824

$4,587.00

The Cloncurry Hospital Auxiliary is a volunteer run fundraising group that operates on behalf of the local hospital. The Auxiliary volunteers contribute their time and energy to running various community events in aid of enhancing patient's quality of life, and to improve the functioning of the hospital.

Cloncurry Rugby League Football Club Inc

Cloncurry Rugby League Football Club Inc

CLONCURRY

4824

$1,700.00

The Cloncurry Rugby League Football Club provides an avenue for young Indigenous men to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of rugby league. Club volunteers are involved in various aspects of the sport and foster social inclusion by encouraging residents of all abilities and backgrounds to participate both socially and competitively.

Coalstoun Lakes State School Parents and Citizens Assn

Coalstoun Lakes State School Parents and Citizens Assn

COALSTOUN LAKES

4621

$3,400.00

Coalstoun Lakes State School Parents and Citizens Association aims to support and foster the welfare of families and children within the school community. The Association is a group of dedicated volunteers that are actively involved in the promotion of activities in the school, including fundraising and other social activities to help build social participation and inclusion within the local community.

Coastal Caring Clowns

Coastal Caring Clowns

BUDERIM

4560

$2,688.00

Coastal Caring Clowns bring caring, happiness and inspiration to infirmed and elderly community members in Buderim on the Sunshine Coast. Volunteer clowns conduct regular visits to hospitals and nursing homes where they stage performances to entertain residents, alleviate suffering, and encourage healing through the power of laughter.

Colts Rugby Union Club Rockhampton Inc

Colts Rugby Union Club Rockhampton Inc

NTH ROCKHAMPTON

4701

$4,651.00

The Colts Rugby Union Club of Rockhampton provides an avenue for children and adults to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of rugby union football. The Club is assisted by volunteers who are involved in various aspects of the sport and fosters social inclusion by encouraging members of all abilities and backgrounds to participate both socially and competitively.

Communify Queensland

Communify Queensland

ST LUCIA

4067

$1,665.00

Communify Queensland of St Lucia supports parents with young children through community based programs such as play groups, self help groups and a toy library which encourages the facilitation of positive social contacts and strong links particularly for those who are isolated and marginalised. The Organisation and its volunteers aims to provide a community hub through which young families can access a wide range of social and educational services.

Community Angels Inc

Community Angels Inc

BELMONT

4153

$2,500.00

Community Angels, based in Belmont, is a hub of community activity that facilitates a wide range of services and provides a place for many community groups to come together. Volunteers contribute their time and energy to running the centre, encouraging the community to participate in leading change and embracing opportunities.

Community Care Beenleigh Districts Inc

Community Care Beenleigh Districts Inc

BEENLEIGH

4207

$3,700.00

Community Care Beenleigh Districts is a hub of community activity, facilitating a wide range of services and providing a place for many community groups to come together. Volunteers contribute their time and energy to running the centre, encouraging the community to participate in leading change and embracing opportunities.

Community for Coastal and Cassowary Conservation Inc

Community for Coastal and Cassowary Conservation Inc

MISSION BEACH

4852

$1,556.00

Community for Coastal and Cassowary Conservation, located in Mission Beach, is a volunteer based organisation that provides public education and information on environmental issues. The Group runs a nursery that is staffed by volunteers, including people with disabilities and their carers, and aims to raise public awareness about the local environmental issues by attracting visitors to the coastal area such as students, tourists and community groups. The nursery provides an opportunity for the community to experience planting and propagation in a high biodiversity area of national significance.

Community Information and Resource Service Association Inc

Community Information and Resource Service Association Inc

RAINBOW BEACH

4581

$1,600.00

The Community Information and Resource Service, located in the Rainbow Beach area, aims to enhance the well being of residents through the promotion of various health and welfare related activities. Dedicated volunteers organise community social events, public information sessions and educational activities, encouraging participants to get together and learn new skills and promoting a more productive and integrated local region.

Community Initiatives Resource Association

Multicultural Mental Health Consumer and Career Network

WILSTON

4057

$2,000.00

The Multicultural Mental Health Consumer and Career Network provide a wide range of support for people suffering from mental illness in the Brisbane area. Volunteers help residents of all backgrounds to make informed choices about health, improve their knowledge of active lifestyles and gain useful skills for life.

Condamine State School Parents and Citizens Association

Condamine State School Parents and Citizens Association

CONDAMINE

4416

$3,032.00

Condamine State School Parents and Citizens Association aims to support and foster the welfare of families and children within the school community.  The Association is made up of a group of dedicated volunteers who are actively involved in the promotion of the school including fundraising and other activities to help build social participation and inclusion within the local, rural community.

Connect the Coast Association Inc

Connect the Coast Association Inc

GAVEN

4211

$2,250.00

Connect the Coast Association located in Gaven provides social and recreational activities for elderly people of various backgrounds. The Association depends on volunteers to facilitate events and opportunities for social inclusion and community participation.

Coolangatta Tweed Heads Australian Football Club Inc

Coolangatta Tweed Heads Australian Football Club Inc

KIRRA

4225

$3,800.00

Coolangatta Tweed Heads Australian Football Club provides an avenue for children and adults to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of AFL. The Club is assisted by volunteers who are involved in various aspects of the sport and foster social inclusion by encouraging children and adults of all abilities and backgrounds to participate both socially and competitively.

Cooloola Coastcare Association Inc

Cooloola Coastcare Association Inc

TIN CAN BAY

4580

$1,010.00

The Cooloola Coastcare Association is an active and inclusive community group that aims to create community understanding and action in support of environmental projects within the region. The Association relies on active volunteers for promoting its work, providing education to the students and other community groups.

Coolum and District Community Meals on Wheels Services Association Inc

Coolum and District Community Meals on Wheels Services Association Inc

COOLUM BEACH

4573

$2,500.00

Coolum and District Community Meals on Wheels Services Association provides affordable nutritious meals to the frail, aged and people with disabilities, and their carers. The organisation provides friendly contact so that people in the community can continue to live at home. Meals on Wheels are supported by a vast team of trained community volunteers who support clients, help build community capacity and actively involve local citizens.

Cooroora United Football Club Inc

Cooroora United Football Club Inc

COOROY

4563

$2,990.00

Cooroora United Football Club of Cooroy provides an avenue for children and adults to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of football. The Club is assisted by volunteers who are involved in various aspects of the sport and fosters social inclusion by encouraging children and adults of all abilities and backgrounds to participate both socially and competitively.

Cooroy-Noosa Genealogical and Historical Research Group Inc

Cooroy-Noosa Genealogical and Historical Research Group Inc

COOROY

4563

$1,811.48

The Cooroy-Noosa Genealogical and Historical Research Group provides a library and research centre to assist members and the community in discovering their heritage. Volunteers are active in the Group and assist members and local community visitors to develop research and library skills, as well as the knowledge required to preserve this information for future generations. The Group fosters a sense of belonging, identification with a wider group, self esteem and opportunity for social interaction.

Coptic Orthodox Church of St Mary and St Joseph

Coptic Orthodox Church of St Mary and St Joseph

COOPERS PLAINS

4108

$4,926.00

The Coptic Orthodox Church of St Mary and St Joseph in Coopers Plains offers practical and emotional support services to the Coptic ethnic minority in the community. Social development of young people is a core focus of the Church and its dedicated volunteers.

COR Singers Inc

COR Singers Inc

DICKY BEACH

4551

$5,000.00

COR Singers are a group of volunteers who give their time to entertain the community of Dicky Beach with music. Volunteers encourage people of all ages to volunteer and to participate in music.

Coral Coast Community Care Inc

Coral Coast and Bundaberg Region Men's Shed

BARGARA

4670

$1,240.00

The Coral Coast and Bundaberg Region Men's Shed is a community based workshop for retired and aged men who volunteer their time to work and support other groups in the community. The Shed provides a safe environment where men of all ages can interact and discuss personal issues.

Coral Coast Garden Club Inc

Coral Coast Garden Club Inc

BUNDABERG

4670

$4,845.00

The Coral Coast Garden Club of Bunderberg is committed to environmentally friendly gardening with an emphasis on sustainable practices that benefit the community. The main priority of the Club has recently been to improve the gardens surrounding the areas local retirement village and support those less fortunate by giving them cuttings of plants for their own gardens. Volunteers are also asked to participate in talks on their particular area of expertise encouraging participation in various projects that benefit the community.

Corporation of the Roman Catholic Diocese Toowoomba St Finbarr's Parish School

St Finbarr's Parents and Friends Association

QUILPIE

4480

$2,800.00

St Finbarr's Parents and Friends Association of Quilpie aims to support and foster the welfare of families and children within the school community. The Association is a group of dedicated volunteers that are actively involved in the promotion of activities in the school, including fundraising and other social activities to help build social participation and inclusion within the local community.

Corporation of the Synod of the Diocese of Brisbane

Care Force Emergency Relief St Hoghins Community Bowls Group Kids Group

INAWA

4077

$3,990.00

St Hugh's Anglican Church of Inawa runs a program known as Care Force Emergency Relief, which provides welfare assistance to needy families and new settlers, including refugees. Volunteers ensure that the program provides a safe place for kids to interact and learn social and leadership skills in a warm, loving atmosphere. Events provide social interaction, light exercise and often involve all members of the Inawa community.

Corporation of the Synod of the Diocese of Brisbane

Corporation of the Synod of the Diocese of Brisbane

BONGAREE

4507

$1,595.00

The Corporation of the Synod of the Diocese of Brisbane St. Peter's Anglican Church, located in Bongaree, is predominantly focused on family and community welfare. The Church provides practical aid and support to the community, working to foster social inclusion and strengthen community ties.

Country Womens Association

Country Womens Association Southport

SOUTHPORT

4215

$1,500.00

The Country Women's Association aims to improve the living conditions of women and their families, particularly in rural and remote Australia. The volunteers of the Southport Branch undertake various community oriented projects, such as fundraising for the disadvantaged, that facilitate social inclusion and enable participants to build support networks.

Crestmead Neighbourhood Watch

Crestmead Neighbourhood Watch

CRESTMEAD

4132

$1,675.00

The volunteers of Crestmead Neighbourhood Watch provide an important service; working closely with police to facilitate crime prevention in the community. The Group holds monthly meetings, distributes newsletters to inform residents on security issues, and stages events such as sausage sizzles. In this way the group fosters a sense of security and integration among residents.

Crestmead State School

Crestmead State School Parents and Citizens Association

CRESTMEAD

4132

$5,000.00

The Crestmead State School Parents and Citizens Association aims to support and foster the welfare of families and children within the school community. The Association is actively involved in the promotion of activities in the school, including fundraising and other activities to build participation and inclusion in the local community.

Croquet Association Queensland

Kingaroy Croquet Club Inc

KINGAROY

4608

$2,600.00

Croquet provides physical and mental activity for individuals of all ages, skills and abilities. The game is a natural platform for social interaction and companionship, particularly in the elderly. The Kingaroy Croquet Club volunteers conduct regular outreach programs including: Come and Try Days, Seniors' Week Activities, Active After School Community Programs and Vacation Care Sports. Through these programs, residents in the local area can enjoy participating and interacting in sport in a safe and inclusive environment. The Club reinforces a sense of community and encourages new friendships, support groups and healthy competition.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Isis Croquet Club Inc

CHILDERS

4660

$2,600.00

Croquet is a natural platform for social interaction and companionship for people of all ages and abilities, particularly the elderly. Volunteers of the Isis Croquet Club in Childers conduct regular outreach programs including Come and Try Days, Seniors Week Activities, Active After School Community Program and Vacation Care Sports. Through these programs, residents in the local area can enjoy participating and interacting in sport in a safe and inclusive environment.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Bribie Island Croquet Club Inc

BANKSIA BEACH

4507

$2,600.00

Bribie Island Croquet Club located in Banksia Beach provides an avenue for people of all ages to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of croquet. The Club is assisted by volunteers who are involved in various aspects of the sport and fosters social inclusion by encouraging people of all abilities and backgrounds to participate both socially and competitively.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Nambour Croquet Club Inc

NAMBOUR

4560

$2,600.00

The Nambour Croquet Club provides a sense of belonging and a means of social interaction for participants and their families. The Club assists in the physical and social development of players, and promotes an active lifestyle and team spirit. It relies on volunteers to maintain the grounds and to further encourage social inclusion and sport in the Nambour community.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Sunnyside Bundaberg Club

BUNDABERG

4670

$2,600.00

The Sunnyside Bundaberg Club offers the excitement of Croquet to community members of all ages and abilities. The Club organises training and competitive events and also administer a range of programs aimed at fostering local participation. The volunteer Club advances social inclusion by providing a community spirited arena based on the love of the sport and the development of new skills for people of all ages.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Wynnum Mallet Sports Club Inc

WYNNUM

4178

$2,600.00

Wynnum Mallet Sports Club is assisted by a group of volunteers who give their time to provide a safe environment for Wynnum community members of all ages to participate in croquet activities. The Club encourages social inclusion in the community through activities that promote a healthy and active lifestyle.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Windsor Croquet Club Inc

WINDSOR

4030

$2,600.00

Windsor Croquet Club is assisted by a group of volunteers who give their time to provide a safe environment for Windsor community members of all ages to participate in croquet activities. The Club encourages social inclusion in the community through activities that promote a healthy and active lifestyle.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Noosa Croquet Club

NOOSAVILLE

4565

$2,600.00

Noosa Croquet Club is assisted by a group of volunteers who give their time to provide a safe environment for Noosaville community members of all ages to participate in croquet activities. The Club encourages social inclusion in the community through activities that promote a healthy and active lifestyle.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

West Toowoomba Croquet Club

TOOWOOMBA

4350

$2,600.00

Croquet provides physical and mental activity for individuals of all ages, skills and abilities as well as a natural platform for social interaction and friendship. The Toowoomba Croquet Club's volunteers conduct regular events and are involved in club, regional, state, national and international tournaments. Through these programs residents in the local area can enjoy participating and interacting in sport in a safe and inclusive environment.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Toomwoomba Croquet Club Inc

TOOMWOOMBA

4350

$2,600.00

Croquet provides physical and mental activity for individuals of all ages, skills and abilities as well as a natural platform for social interaction and friendship. The Toowoomba Croquet Club volunteers conduct regular outreach programs including Come and Try Days, seniors' Week Activities, Active after School Community Program and Vacation Care Sports. Through these programs residents in the local area can enjoy participating and interacting in sport in a safe and inclusive environment.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Pine Rivers Croquet Club

BRENDALE

4500

$2,600.00

Croquet provides physical and mental activity for individuals of all ages, skills and abilities as well as a natural platform for social interaction and friendship. The Brendale Croquet Club volunteers conduct regular outreach programs including Come and Try Days, Seniors' Week Activities, Active After School Community Program and Vacation Care Sports. Through these programs residents in the local area can enjoy participating and interacting in sport in a safe and inclusive environment.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Rockhampton Mallet Sports Inc

ROCKHAMPTON

4700

$2,600.00

Croquet provides physical and mental activity for individuals of all ages, skills and abilities.  The game is a natural platform for social interaction and companionship, particularly in the elderly.  The Rockhampton Mallet Sports volunteers conduct regular programs including Come and Try Days and Seniors' Week Activities.  Through these volunteer run programs residents in the local area can enjoy participating and interacting in sport in a safe and inclusive environment.  The Club reinforces a sense of community and encourages new friendships, support groups and healthy competition.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

The Range Maleny Croquet Club

MALENY

4552

$2,600.00

Croquet provides physical and mental activity for individuals of all ages, skills and abilities as well as a natural platform for social interaction and friendship. The Maleny Croquet Club volunteers conduct regular outreach programs including Come and Try Days, Seniors' Week Activities, Active After School Community Program and Vacation Care Sports. Through these programs residents in the local area can enjoy participating and interacting in sport in a safe and inclusive environment.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Stephens Croquet Club

YERONGA

4103

$2,600.00

Stephens Croquet Club is assisted by a group of volunteers who give their time to provide a safe environment for Yeronga community members of all ages to participate in croquet activities. The Club encourages social inclusion in the community through activities that promote a healthy and active lifestyle.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Biloela Croquet Club

BILOELA

4715

$2,600.00

Croquet provides physical and mental activity for individuals of all ages, skills and abilities as well as a natural platform for social interaction and friendship. The Biloela Croquet Club volunteers conduct regular outreach programs including Come and Try Days, Seniors' Week Activities, Active After School Community Program and Vacation Care Sports. Through these programs residents in the local area can enjoy participating and interacting in sport in a safe and inclusive environment.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Tambourine Mountain Croquet Club

NORTH TAMBOURINE

4272

$2,600.00

Croquet provides physical and mental activity for individuals of all ages, skills and abilities as well as a natural platform for social interaction and friendship. The North Tambourine Croquet Club's volunteers conduct regular outreach programs including Come and Try Days, Seniors' Week Activities, Active After School Community Program and Vacation Care Sports. Through these programs residents in the local area can enjoy participating and interacting in sport in a safe and inclusive environment.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Gladstone Croquet Club Inc

GLADSTONE

4680

$2,600.00

Croquet provides physical and mental activity for individuals of all ages, skills and abilities as well as a natural platform for social interaction and friendship. The Gladstone Croquet Club's volunteers conduct regular outreach programs including Come and Try Days, Seniors' Week Activities, Active After School Community Program and Vacation Care Sports. Through these programs residents in the local area can enjoy participating and interacting in sport in a safe and inclusive environment.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Bundaberg Croquet Club Inc

BUNDABERG

4670

$2,600.00

Bundaberg Croquet Club provides an avenue for people of all ages to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of croquet. The Club is assisted by volunteers who are involved in various aspects of the sport and fosters social inclusion by encouraging people of all abilities and backgrounds to participate both socially and competitively.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Holloway Cairns Croquet Club Inc

HOLLOWAY BEACH

4878

$2,600.00

Croquet provides physical and mental activity for individuals of all ages, skills and abilities as well as a natural platform for social interaction and friendship. The Holloway Croquet Club's volunteers conduct regular outreach programs including Come and Try Days, Seniors' Week Activities, Active After School Community Program and Vacation Care Sports. Through these programs residents in the local area can enjoy participating and interacting in sport in a safe and inclusive environment.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Mackay Croquet Club Inc

SOUTH MACKAY

4740

$2,600.00

Mackay Croquet Club is assisted by a group of volunteers who give their time to provide a safe environment for South Mackay community members of all ages to participate in croquet activities. The Club encourages social inclusion in the community through activities that promote a healthy and active lifestyle.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Laurel Bank Croquet Club Inc

TOOWOOMBA

4350

$2,600.00

Laurel Bank Croquet Club is assisted by a group of volunteers who give their time to provide a safe environment for Toowoomba community members of all ages to participate in croquet activities. The Club encourages social inclusion in the community through activities that promote a healthy and active lifestyle.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Goondiwindi Croquet Club Inc

GOONDIWINDI

4390

$2,600.00

Croquet provides physical and mental activity for individuals of all ages, skills and abilities as well as a natural platform for social interaction and friendship. The Goondiwindi Croquet Club's volunteers conduct regular outreach programs including Come and Try Days, Seniors' Week Activities, Active After School Community Program and Vacation Care Sports. Through these programs residents in the local area can enjoy participating and interacting in sport in a safe and inclusive environment.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Merthyr Croquet Club Inc

NEW FARM

4005

$2,600.00

Merthyr Croquet Club is assisted by a group of volunteers who give their time to provide a safe environment for New Farm community members of all ages to participate in croquet activities. The Club encourages social inclusion in the community through activities that promote a healthy and active lifestyle.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Hervey Bay Croquet Club

TORQUAY

4655

$2,600.00

Hervey Bay Croquet Club provides an avenue for people of all ages to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of croquet. The Club is assisted by volunteers who are involved in various aspects of the sport and fosters social inclusion by encouraging people of all abilities and backgrounds to participate both socially and competitively.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Broadbeach Croquet Club Inc

BROADBEACH

4218

$2,600.00

Broadbeach Croquet Club is assisted by a group of volunteers who give their time to provide a safe environment for Broadbeach community members of all ages to participate in croquet activities. The Club encourages social inclusion in the community through activities that promote a healthy and active lifestyle.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Point Lookout - Maryborough Croquet Club Inc

MARYBOROUGH

4650

$2,600.00

Croquet provides physical and mental activity for individuals of all ages, skills and abilities. The game is a natural platform for social interaction and companionship, particularly in the elderly. Point Lookout Maryborough Croquet Club volunteers conduct various programs for residents in the local area that allows them to enjoy participating and interacting in sport in a safe and inclusive environment. The Club reinforces a sense of community and encourages new friendships, support groups and healthy competition.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Dalby Croquet Club Inc

DALBY

4405

$2,600.00

Croquet provides physical and mental activity for individuals of all ages, skills and abilities but caters particularly for the elderly. The Dalby Croquet Club volunteers conduct regular programs that allow residents in the local area to enjoy participating and interacting in sport in a safe and inclusive environment.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Stanthorpe Croquet Club Inc

STANTHORPE

4380

$2,600.00

Croquet provides physical and mental activity for individuals of all ages, skills and abilities but caters particularly for the elderly. The Stanthorpe Croquet Club volunteers conduct regular programs that allow residents in the local area to enjoy participating and interacting in sport, in a safe and inclusive environment.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc

Coolangatta Croquet Club Inc

COOLANGATTA

4225

$2,600.00

Croquet provides physical and mental activity for individuals of all ages, skills and abilities. The game is a natural platform for social interaction and companionship, particularly in the elderly. The Coolangatta Croquet Club reinforces a sense of community and encourages new friendships, support groups and healthy competition.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc Milton

Southport Croquet Club Inc

SOUTHPORT

4215

$2,600.00

Southport Croquet Club provides an avenue for people of all ages to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of croquet. The Club is assisted by volunteers who are involved in various aspects of the sport and fosters social inclusion by encouraging people of all abilities and backgrounds to participate both socially and competitively.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc Milton

Burleigh Heads Palm Beach Croquet Club

PALM BEACH

4221

$2,600.00

Burleigh Heads Palm Beach Croquet Club is assisted by a group of volunteers who give their time to provide a safe environment for Palm Beach community members of all ages to participate in croquet activities. The Club encourages social inclusion in the community through activities that promote a healthy and active lifestyle.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc Milton

Caloundra Mallet Sports Club Inc

CALOUNDRA

4551

$2,600.00

Caloundra Mallet Sports Club is assisted by a group of volunteers who give their time to provide a safe environment for Caloundra community members of all ages to participate in croquet activities. The Club encourages social inclusion in the community through activities that promote a healthy and active lifestyle.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc Milton

Ipswich Croquet Club Inc

IPSWICH

4305

$2,600.00

Croquet provides physical and mental activity for individuals of all ages, skills and abilities. The game is a natural platform for social interaction and companionship, particularly in the elderly. The Ipswich Croquet Club volunteers conduct regular programs including Come and Try Days, Seniors' Week Activities, Active After School Community Program and Vacation Care Sports. Through these programs residents in the local Ipswich area can enjoy participating and interacting in sport in a safe and inclusive environment. The Club reinforces a sense of community and encourages new friendships, support groups and healthy competition.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc Milton

Coolum Croquet Club Inc

COOLUM

4573

$2,600.00

Coolum Croquet Club is assisted by a group of volunteers who give their time to provide a safe environment for Coolum community members of all ages to participate in croquet activities. The Club encourages social inclusion in the community through activities that promote a healthy and active lifestyle.

Croquet Association Queensland Inc Milton

Headland Buderim Croquet Club

BUDERIM

4556

$2,600.00

Headland-Buderim Croquet Club is assisted by a group of volunteers who give their time to provide a safe environment for Buderim community members of all ages to participate in croquet activities. The Club encourages social inclusion in the community through activities that promote a healthy and active lifestyle.

Crows Nest Historical Society Inc

Crows Nest Historical Society Inc

CROWS NEST

4355

$1,900.00

The Crows Nest Historical Society provides a library and research centre to assist members and the community in discovering their heritage. Volunteers are active in the Society and assist members and local community visitors to develop research and library skills, as well as the knowledge required to preserve this information for future generations. The Society fosters a sense of belonging, of identification with a wider group, self esteem and opportunity for social interaction.

Crows Nest Pony Club Inc

Crows Nest Pony Club Inc

CROWS NEST

4355

$4,500.00

The Crows Nest Pony Club encourages participation in equine sport in a safe and supportive environment. Activities of the Club foster community spirit and provide people in local and surrounding areas with the opportunity for social interaction.

Cunnamulla Polocrosse Club Inc

Cunnamulla Polocrosse Club Inc

CUNNAMULLA

4490

$5,000.00

Cunnamulla Polocrosse Club encourages participation in equine sport in a safe and supportive environment. Activities of the Club foster community spirit and provide people in local and surrounding areas with the opportunity for social interaction.

Cunnamulla Rams Senior RLFC

Cunnamulla Rams Senior RLFC

CUNNAMULLA

4490

$5,000.00

The Cunnamulla Rams Senior Rugby League Football Club provides a sense of belonging and a means of social interaction for members and their families. The Club assists in the physical and social development of players and promotes an active lifestyle and team spirit. Volunteers donate their time and energy to maintain the grounds, organise competitive events, and promote the sport in the community.

Curry Merry Muster Festival Inc

Curry Merry Muster Festival Inc

CLONCURRY

4824

$3,505.40

The Curry Merry Muster Festival is a community based annual event. The Group aims to increase the economic prosperity of the town of Cloncurry by attracting tourists, visitors and competitors to the local area injecting money directly into local businesses and raising the profile of the district. The volunteers arrange and promote the festival and promote social inclusion through the event.

Daintree State School Parents and Citizens Association

Daintree State School Parents and Citizens Association

DAINTREE

4873

$3,600.00

Daintree State School Parents and Citizens Association aims to support and foster the welfare of families and children within the school community. The Association is made up of dedicated volunteers who are actively involved in the promotion of the school, including fundraising and other activities to help build social participation and inclusion within the local community.

Dalby Country Music Club Inc

Dalby Country Music Club Inc

WESTBROOK

4350

$3,006.00

The Dalby Country Music Club, located in Westbrook, encourages community cohesion through collective appreciation of music. Volunteer members from many walks of life, including Indigenous Australians and those affected by physical and mental disability, organise a variety of musical events and performances that encourage community participation and raise vital funds for local welfare organisations.

Dalby Junior Rugby Union

Dalby Junior Rugby Union

DALBY

4405

$4,476.00

The Dalby Junior Rugby Union Club is a volunteer run junior sports club that provides a safe and supportive atmosphere for young people to develop physical and social skills through participation in the sport of rugby union football. The Club encourages team spirit and participation in a socially inclusive environment.

Dallarnil State School Parents and Citizens Association

Dallarnil State School Parents and Citizens Association

DALLARNIL

4621

$2,500.00

The Dallarnil State School Parents and Citizens' Association consists of a dedicated group of parents and residents who volunteer their time and effort to support the local school and community. The Association undertakes regular fundraising initiatives to finance the purchase of vital school equipment, and organises social and recreational events that foster a sense of community fellowship within the small southern Queensland township.

Danish Association Heimdal Inc

Danish Association Heimdal Inc

NEWSTEAD

4006

$3,700.00

The Danish Association Heimdal supports a culturally diverse society through the promotion of Danish culture within the Brisbane region. Volunteers participate in a number of local and regional events and conduct workshops in which the general public is encouraged to take part. The Group also works closely with other cultural and ethnic groups to promote a community based on shared understanding and multicultural inclusion.

Darling Downs Rugby Referees Association Inc

Darling Downs Rugby Referees Association Inc

TOOWOOMBA

4350

$4,800.00

Darling Downs Rugby Referees Association of Toowoomba aims to contribute to the growth and quality of the Australian Rugby by educating and training referees. Volunteers dedicate their time and efforts at the Association to support the health and development of their community through encouraging participation in sports activities.

Darling Downs Sport Aircraft Assn Inc

Darling Downs Sport Aircraft Assn Inc

CLIFTON

4361

$2,400.00

The Darling Downs Sport Aircraft Association in Clifton consists of volunteers that engage in the purist of recreational aviation in a socially disadvantaged rural area of South Eastern Queensland. Volunteers dedicate their time and energy to offer the local community a range of interactive programs. The Association strengthens the local community by providing opportunities for social interaction and community engagement.

Darling Downs Taekwondo Inc

Darling Downs Taekwondo Inc

CHINCHILLA

4413

$5,000.00

Darling Downs Taekwondo provides an avenue for individuals and families to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of Taekwondo. The Club is assisted by volunteers who are involved in various aspects of the sport and fosters social inclusion by encouraging players of all abilities and backgrounds to participate both socially and competitively.

Davies Creek Rural Fire Brigade

Davies Creek Rural Fire Brigade

MAREEBA

4880

$4,900.00

Davies Creek Rural Fire Brigade, located in Mareeba, provides a voluntary fire fighting service to the local community through attending many incidents including controlled burns and wildfires. Volunteers are dedicated to providing a vital service in this rural community by sacrificing their time and energy.

Dayboro And District Rural Fire Brigade

Dayboro And District Rural Fire Brigade

DAYBORO

4521

$3,046.00

The Dayboro and District Rural Fire Brigade provides emergency assistance during fires, floods and after motor vehicle accidents. The Brigade consists of a broad range of civic minded individuals from different backgrounds and professions who come together to assist their local community. Volunteers also donate their time to educate the public about fire awareness and prevention.

Deception Bay little Athletics Centre Inc

Deception Bay little Athletics Centre Inc

DECEPTION BAY

4508

$4,500.00

The Deception Bay Little Athletics Centre strengthens the community by providing an opportunity for children of all backgrounds to take part in both competitive and social sport. Volunteers donate their time not only to positively impact the community in the present, but to nurture skill sets and friendship networks that will aid youth well into the future.

Deception Bay North State School Parents and Citizens Association

Deception Bay North State School Parents and Citizens Association

DECEPTION BAY

4508

$3,500.00

Deception Bay North State School Parents & Citizens Association aims to foster the welfare of families and children within the school community.  The Association is involved in the promotion of activities in the school, including fundraising and other activities to help build participation and social inclusion in the local community.

Deepwater Baffle Creek Riders Association Inc

Deepwater Baffle Creek Riders Association Inc

BAFFLE CREEK

4674

$3,500.00

Deepwater Baffle Creek Riders Association encourage participation in equestrian sport in a safe and supportive environment. The Club volunteers organise various recreational and competitive events, fostering community spirit and providing residents of local and surrounding areas opportunities for social interaction.

Degilbo Hall Restoration and Social Committee Inc

Degilbo Hall Restoration and Social Committee Inc

DEGILBO VIA BIGGENDEN

4621

$5,000.00

Degilbo Hall Restoration and Social Committee provides social and recreational activities for elderly people of various backgrounds. The committee depends on volunteers to facilitate events and opportunities for social inclusion and community participation.

Dicky Beach Surf Life Saving Club Inc

Dicky Beach Surf Life Saving Club Inc

DICKY BEACH

4551

$1,684.00

Dicky Beach Surf Life Saving Club is a volunteer run organisation that provides an essential patrol and rescue service for local beach-goers. The Club volunteers are involved in educating the community on beach and water safety while developing physical and social skills that enable them to contribute substantially to the Caloundra community.

Dimbulah and District Museum Association

Dimbulah and District Museum Association

DIMBULAH

4872

$3,000.00

The Dimbulah and District Museum Association seeks to enhance community bonds through the collection and documentation of local historical items and information. The Association offers an informative arena in which both residents and visitors can interact and uncover the heritage of the region. Volunteers also organise regular community events that celebrate local history and encourage social integration through mutual interest.

Dingo Beach Progress Association Incorporated

Dingo Beach Progress Association Incorporated

DINGO BEACH

4800

$4,470.00

The Dingo Beach Progress Association is a community based volunteer organisation working to improve facilities and services in the Dingo Beach area and to enhance the lifestyle and inclusiveness of residents. The Association works to build community spirit and inclusiveness through organising social and recreational activities and bringing the community together to plan improvements in the area.

Director Department of Community Safety Qld Fire and Rescue Service Rural Operations

Yandaran Rural Fire Brigade

YANDARAN

4673

$2,960.00

The Yandaran Rural Fire Brigade aims to protect the lives and property of local residents. The Brigade is focused on fire prevention and conducts regular seminars and events to promote public education and preparation . By encouraging community members to volunteer, the Brigade also helps to create a more productive and integrated local area.

Dirranbandi Arts Council Inc

Dirranbandi Arts Council Inc

DIRRANBANDI

4486

$4,789.48

Dirranbandi Arts Council aims to provide an artistic forum for the development, expression and appreciation of art in the local community. The Council endeavours to showcase artworks and artists and to present a valuable opportunity for individuals to develop their artistic faculties through sharing knowledge and artistic expression in the community. The Council is supported by dedicated volunteers that make a vital contribution to foster social participation and enhancing a sense of identity through art.

Dirranbandi Court Sports Assn Inc

Dirranbandi Court Sports Assn Inc

DIRRANBANDI

4486

$3,260.00

The Dirranbandi Court Sports Association provides a safe environment in which members of all ages can participate in a variety of sports. Volunteers promote community spirit by hosting competitions and social events, and encouraging participants to develop their abilities. The Association also functions as a community facility, providing a place for many community groups to meet.

Dirranbandi Pony Club Association Incorporated

Dirranbandi Pony Club Association Incorporated

DIRRANBANDI

4486

$4,200.00

The Dirranbandi Pony Club Association encourages participation in equine sport in a safe and supportive environment. Activities of the club foster community spirit and provide people in local and surrounding areas with the opportunity for social interaction.

Dirranbandi Progress Association Inc

Dirranbandi Progress Association Inc

DIRRANBANDI

4486

$2,077.00

The Dirranbandi Progress Association aims to improve living conditions in the local community. The Association relies on volunteers to organise independent living units for people in housing stress and the elderly, who often need to be living near these services.

Discovery Coast Tourism and Commerce

Discovery Coast Tourism and Commerce

AGNES WATER

4677

$3,294.00

Discovery Coast Tourism & Commerce is a window for tourism and industry in the town of Agnes Water. The Group’s main aim is to build awareness of the region as a tourism destination by increasing visitation, providing marketing and promotions for attractions while supporting businesses, industry development and the local community.

Doomadgee Rugby League Football Club

Doomadgee Rugby League Football Club

DOOMADGEE

4830

$4,500.00

The Doomadgee Rugby League Football Club promotes physical activity and community engagement. The Club is organised by volunteers, who give their time and effort to support the Indigenous members in this remote part of North Queensland. The Club fosters positive attitudes and recognises personal endeavours while promoting team spirit and citizenship.

Douglas Shire Community Services Association Incorporated

Douglas Shire Community Services Association Incorporated

MOSSMAN

4873

$2,349.00

The Douglas Shire Community Services Association in Mossman links disparate community groups. Volunteers contribute their time and energy to running the services, encouraging the community to participate in leading change and embracing opportunities.

Douglas Shire Meals on Wheels Inc

Douglas Shire Meals on Wheels Inc

MOSSMAN

4873

$5,000.00

Douglas Shire Meals on Wheels is a community organisation that provides affordable nutritious meals to people in need, with the help of trained volunteers. The service provides opportunities for social interaction, enabling seniors in the community to continue to live at home while promoting social inclusion through regular contact between volunteers and clients.

Douglas United Football Club Inc

Douglas United Football Club Inc

CASSOWARY

4873

$4,990.00

Douglas United Football Club of Cassowary provides an avenue for children and adults to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of football. The Club is assisted by volunteers who are involved in various aspects of the sport and fosters social inclusion by encouraging children and adults of all abilities and backgrounds to participate both socially and competitively.

Dr Arratta Memorial Museum Association Inc

Dr Arratta Memorial Museum Association Inc

MUTTABURRA

4732

$5,000.00

The Dr Arratta Memorial Museum Association embraces the social, cultural and community history of Muttaburra, and protects and preserves historic collections and archive records within the Museum. The Museum seeks to engage all members of the Muttaburra community, fostering community togetherness and social inclusion.

Dragons Rowing Club Inc

Dragons Rowing Club Inc

ALBION

4010

$4,867.00

The Dragons Rowing Club provides an avenue for people of all ages to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of rowing. The Club is assisted by volunteers, who are involved in various aspects of the sport, and fosters social inclusion by encouraging people of all abilities and backgrounds to participate both socially and competitively.

Drillham State School Parents and Citizens Association

Drillham State School Parents and Citizens Association

DRILLHAM

4424

$3,447.50

Drillham State School Parents and Citizens Association aims to support and foster the welfare of families and children within the school community. The Association is supported by a group of dedicated volunteers that actively participate in community events and undertake various fundraising initiatives to improve educational resources and infrastructure.

Dundowran Recreation Club Inc

Dundowran X-Road Quilters and Craft Group

DUNDOWRAN BEACH

4655

$3,474.00

Dundowran X-Road Quilters and Craft Group undertake various creative endeavours for enjoyment and for the benefit of the community. Volunteers of the organisation strengthen the local community by making items for hospitals and nursing homes in this, as well as passing on skills and knowledge to interested community members.

Eacham Computer Club Incorporated

Eacham Computer Club Incorporated

YUNGABURRA

4884

$3,000.00

Eacham Computer Club provides computer and internet services to the remote community of Yungaburra. The Club relies on volunteers to provide vital communication services for members of the community to stay in touch with family and friends. The Club promotes community connections by encouraging participation and communication enhancements.

Eagleby State School Parents and Citizens Association

Eagleby State School Parents and Citizens Association

EAGLEBY

4207

$3,718.00

Eagleby State School Parents and Citizens Association aims to support and foster the welfare of families and children within the community of the school. The Association is a group of dedicated volunteers that are actively involved in the promotion of activities in the school, which includes fundraising and other social activities to help build social participation and inclusion within the local community.

Early Settlers Shooting Association Inc

Early Settlers Shooting Association Inc

RAGLAN

4697

$2,998.00

The Early Settlers Shooting Association, located in Raglan, is assisted by a group of volunteers who give their time to provide a safe and educational environment for members of all ages and backgrounds to participate in firearm sports. The Group aims to promote a greater sense of self-worth and social responsibility for participants, while encouraging the development of their sporting abilities.

East Palmerston State School Parents and Citizens Association

East Palmerston State School Parents and Citizens Association

EAST PALMERSTON

4860

$4,574.00

The East Palmerston State School Parents and Citizens' Association aspires to improve the welfare of families and children within the school community. The Association is supported by a group of dedicated volunteers who actively participate in local events, undertake various fundraising initiatives and regularly congregate to discuss issues of concern and suggest improvements to school infrastructure.

Eastern Suburbs Magpies JRLF Club

Eastern Suburbs Magpies JRLF Club

BUNDABERG

4670

$4,898.00

The Eastern Suburbs Magpies Junior Rugby League Football Club, based in Bundaberg, is a volunteer run junior sports club that provides a safe and supportive atmosphere for young people to develop physical and social skills through participation in the sport of rugby league football. The Club relies on the work of its dedicated volunteers and encourages team spirit and participation in a socially inclusive environment.

Edgewater Village Residents Community Inc

Edgewater Village Residents Community Inc

BLI BLI

4560

$1,200.00

The Edgewater Village Residents Community Singers are a group of aged retirees who provide entertainment to disadvantaged and aged care facilities within the Sunshine Coast Region of Bli Bli. The group aims to enhance the quality of life of people through participating in song.

Edmonton Storm Senior Rugby League Club

Edmonton Storm Senior Rugby League Club

EDMONTON

4869

$4,950.00

The Edmonton Storm Senior Rugby League Club provides sports, social and recreational activities for elderly people of various backgrounds. The Club depends on volunteers to facilitate events and opportunities for social inclusion and community participation.
 

Edmonton Tennis Club Inc

Edmonton Tennis Club Inc

EDMONTON

4869

$1,300.00

The Edmonton Tennis Club provides an avenue for individuals and families to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of tennis. The Club is assisted by volunteers who are involved in various aspects of the sport and foster social inclusion by encouraging community members of all abilities and backgrounds to participate.

Education Training and the Arts

Ashmore State School Parents and Citizens Association

ASHMORE

4214

$5,000.00

Ashmore State School Parents and Citizens Association aims to support and foster the welfare of families and children within the school community. The Association is made up of dedicated volunteers who are actively involved in the promotion of the school, which includes fundraising and other activities to help build participation and inclusion within the local community.

Eidsvold Rugby League Football Club Inc

Eidsvold Rugby League Football Club Inc

EIDSVOLD

4627

$5,000.00

The Eidsvold Rugby League Football Club provides a sense of belonging and a means of social interaction for members and their families. The Club assists in the physical and social development of players and promotes an active lifestyle and team spirit. Volunteers donate their time and energy to maintain the grounds, organise competitive events and promote the sport in the community.

Eidsvold State School Parents and Citizens Association

Eidsvold State School Parents and Citizens Association

EIDSVOLD

4627

$3,449.00

The Eidsvold State School Parents and Citizens' Association endeavours to nurture the welfare of families and children within this rural community. The Association is staffed by dedicated volunteers who organise various social and recreational activities and undertake fundraising initiatives to improve educational infrastructure and resources.

Eildon Croquet Club Inc

Eildon Croquet Club Inc

WOODY POINT

4019

$2,049.00

Eildon Croquet Club provides an avenue for people of all ages to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of croquet. The Club is assisted by volunteers who are involved in various aspects of the sport and fosters social inclusion by encouraging people of all abilities and backgrounds to participate both socially and competitively.

El Arish Country Club Inc

El Arish Country Club Inc

EL ARISH

4855

$3,900.00

The El Arish Country Club manages the community sporting facility, which is utilised by a range of local sports organisations. The Club is assisted by a group of volunteers who give their time to provide a safe environment for members of all ages to participate in various sports. Volunteers foster community spirit through hosting competitions and social events, while encouraging participants to develop their abilities, skills and self confidence.

Emerald and District Historical Association Inc

Emerald and District Historical Association Inc

EMERALD

4720

$5,000.00

The Emerald and District Historical Association possesses many items of historical value and dedicates itself to collecting, storing and preserving their research for future generations. Volunteers are active in the Association and assist members and local community visitors in developing research skills, as well as the knowledge required to successfully preserve this information. The Association fosters a sense of belonging, of identification with a wider group, self esteem and opportunities for social interaction.

Emerald Brothers Cowboys Rugby League Football Club Incorporated

Emerald Brothers Cowboys Rugby League Football Club Incorporated

EMERALD

4720

$2,880.00

The Emerald Brothers Cowboys Rugby League Football Club provides an avenue for young people and adults to be physically active and lead a healthy lifestyle through participation in the sport of rugby league. The Club is assisted by volunteers, who are involved in various aspects of the sport, and fosters social inclusion by encouraging members of all abilities and backgrounds to participate both socially and competitively.

Ethnic Communities Council of Logan Inc

Ethnic Communities Council of Logan Inc

WOODRIDGE

4114

$4,850.00

The Ethnic Communities Council of Logan promotes diversity in the local area. The Council’s proactive volunteers organise social activities, festivals and cultural events that draw widespread public participation and support emerging ethnic demographics through the promotion of cultural awareness and harmony.

Etty Bay Surf Life Saving Club Inc

Etty Bay Surf Life Saving Club Inc

ETTY BAY

4858

$4,733.00

Etty Bay Surf Life Saving Club is a volunteer organisation that provides an essential patrol and rescue service for local beach-goers. The Club volunteers are involved in educating the community on beach and water safety while developing physical and social skills that enable them to contribute substantially to the community.

Eumundi Dragons Junior Rugby Union Club Inc

Eumundi Dragons Junior Rugby Union Club Inc

PEREGIAN SPRINGS

4573

$4,722.59

The Eumundi Dragons Junior Rugby Union Club provides a safe and supportive atmosphere for young people to develop physical and social skills through participation in the sport of rugby union football. The Club relies on dedicated volunteers, who encourage team spirit and participation in a socially inclusive environment.

Expressive Ground Community Arts Association Inc

Expressive Ground Community Arts Association Inc

ELANORA

4221

$4,920.00

Expressive Ground Community Arts Association, located in Elanora, works with the wider community to address youth issues by providing them with a venue to showcase their skills and talents and offering creative workshops to engender social belonging and enjoyment. The Association has strong partnerships with police, council and the business community to work collaboratively to address youth issues including anti-social behaviour such as bullying, truancy and alcohol and drug abuse. Younger people are supported by volunteers, who oversee concerts, art exhibitions, band rehearsals and youth week events in order to instil a sense of responsibility, trust and social inclusion.

1-9 | A-B | C-E | F-G | H-J | K-M | N-P | Q-S | T-U | V-Z

Content Updated: 29 May 2012