Volunteer Grants - Successful Organisations

Legal Name Provider Name Location Provider / Activity Postcode Total Funding Organisation Description
Woomelang and District Development Association Woomelang Recreation Reserve Swimming Pool WOOMELANG 3485 $4,942.00 The Woomelang Recreation Reserve Swimming Pool promotes health and wellbeing to all members of the community in a friendly, welcoming environment. The volunteers are responsible for operating the local pool, coordinating activities such as water aerobics and swimming lessons and maintaining the facilities to ensure the continued safety of all patrons. The organisation's volunteers actively demonstrate social responsibility and an ongoing commitment to the wellbeing of their community.
Woomelang and District Historical Society Woomelang and District Historical Society WOOMELANG 3485 $3,772.93 The Woomelang and District Historical Society is responsible for safeguarding a valuable collection of records and relics from the local area. Volunteers from a range of backgrounds come together at the Society to preserve historical documents, undertake research into local families and events and maintain a welcoming space where community members can reflect on the achievements, challenges and characteristics of their ancestors. By collating historical information to create a cohesive picture of the region's past, the Society enriches the local area and attracts residents and visitors alike.
Woorabinda Kangaroos Sports Club Incorporated Woorabinda Kangaroos Sports Club Incorporated WOORABINDA 4713 $4,800.00 Woorabinda Kangaroos Sports Club promotes values of camaraderie and teamwork through its program of recreational and sporting activities. Volunteers support all facets of the Club, working as officials, helpers and administrators, and maintaining the grounds for the benefit of the community. As a focal point for local interaction, the Club encourages social inclusion and a vibrant, engaged community.
Wooragee Rural Fire Brigade Wooragee Rural Fire Brigade WOORAGEE 3747 $3,050.00 The Wooragee Rural Fire Brigade provides protection and assistance to local residents during emergencies and times of need. Volunteers serve the community in various ways, such as responding to fires, conducting bushfire hazard reduction and coordinating education programs to inform community members of fire preparation and prevention strategies. The Brigade is a hub for the region and provides volunteers with opportunities for meaningful contribution, fostering a safe and cohesive community.
Wooroolin Community Committee Incorporated Wooroolin Community Committee Incorporated WOOROOLIN 4608 $3,991.40 Wooroolin Community Committee is a group of dedicated volunteers who work to maintain the local hall as a welcoming community venue for individuals and families. Volunteers care for the building and grounds, as well as organising functions and social outings to engage the wider region. The Committee has built an inviting environment where residents can gather, socialise with their neighbours and strengthen community ties.
World Harmony Society Incorporated World Harmony Society Incorporated WOOLLOONGABBA 4102 $5,000.00 The World Harmony Society provides valuable assistance and care to community members experiencing hardship. Volunteers undertake a wide variety of activities to support the Society and region, including providing relief and assistance to disadvantaged and marginalised local residents, as well as maintaining the facilities. Through the work of its dedicated volunteer contingent, the Society fosters social inclusion and a strong sense of community pride.
WOW-Wildlife Out West Incorporated WOW-Wildlife Out West Incorporated WERRIBEE 3030 $5,000.00 Wildlife Out West is a volunteer-based organisation dedicated to the wellbeing and protection of native animals in outer south-western Melbourne. Volunteers from many walks of life donate their time to rescue, raise, rehabilitate and release injured and orphaned Australian fauna, as well as providing education and therapy to visitors with disability through contact with the animals. The organisation is a vital part of the community, bringing local residents together through a mutual commitment to animal welfare.
Wowan Agricultural Society Incorporated Wowan Agricultural Society Incorporated WOWAN 4702 $4,600.00 Wowan Agricultural Society is a volunteer-run organisation that promotes and displays local talent by running an annual agricultural show. Volunteers work to strengthen their community by coordinating exhibitions of local goods, awarding prizes for regional excellence in farming pursuits and organising events to showcase the diverse skills of residents. The Society promotes a dynamic, interactive community that takes collective pride in its achievements and supports local talent.
Wowan Golf Club Incorporated Wowan Golf Club Incorporated WOWAN 4702 $2,038.00 Wowan Golf Club connects community members from many backgrounds by serving as a sporting and social hub in the region. Volunteers contribute in numerous ways, such as preparing food for members, undertaking course maintenance and offering a welcoming environment for participants to remain active and connect with their peers. The Club provides players of varying abilities with opportunities to interact socially and improve their fitness through regular sporting activity.
Wulgulmerang Recreation Reserve Wulgulmerang Recreation Reserve WULGULMERANG 3885 $1,120.00 The Wulgulmerang Recreation Reserve runs one of the primary venues for community engagement in this remote area of Victoria. The volunteers provide a highly valued service by maintaining the local reserve and its surrounds, which regularly host community gatherings and recreational sporting activities. The volunteers are pivotal to the organisation's continued success, actively demonstrating social responsibility and an ongoing commitment to the wellbeing of their community.