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Royalties for Regions

Royalties for Regions

Royalties for Regions is the State Government's multi-billion dollar program to help grow Western Australia's regional areas into thriving and sustainable communities.

Community Chest Fund - Recipients announced

The recipients of the most recent round of this program have been announced. If you were successful in your request for funding, we will be in touch. If, unfortunately, you missed out this time around, we are available to talk to for further information including other possible funding sources.

Royalties for Regions Community Chest Fund recipients in the South West include:

Yallingup Rural Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade ─ $13,859 for Yallingup Rural Bush Fire Brigade Training Room

Golden Valley Tree Park ─ $23,100 for South West Arboretum Tourist Upgrade: Golden Valley Tree Park

Greenbushes Community Resource Centre ─ $26,400 for Supporting Our Seniors

Augusta Men's Shed ─ $20,000 for Augusta Men's Shed

Ficifolia Community Garden ─ $10,134 for Ficifolia Community Garden Walpole

Smiths Beach Surf Life Saving Club ─ $43,228.92 for Smiths Beach Surf Life Saving Club Equipment Storage and Training Facility

Pathways SouthWest and South West Community Drug and Alcohol Service ─ $33,230 for Drug, Alcohol and Mental Health Workshops

Balingup Progress Association ─ $27,199.70 for Light up the Dark Ages

Stirling Street Arts Centre Management ─ $3,000 for Bunbury Summer School

City of Bunbury - Bunbury Regional Art Galleries ─ $10,000 for the Bunbury Regional Art Gallery Noongar Arts Strategy

Northcliffe Pioneer Museum ─ $19,060 for Northcliffe Museum Time Capsule

Geegeelup Village ─ $38,547 for the Geegeelup Internal Pathway Project

Shire of Donnybrook-Balingup ─ $13,100 for Bridge Street Affordable Housing project

South West Women's Health and Information Centre ─ $12,000 for WomanMade.com.au

Nannup Bowling Club ─ $17,268.74 for Community Kitchen Upgrade

Nannup Music Club ─ $21,285 for Store and Storage at Nannup Music Club

The Creative Corner ─ $14,783.25 for Generator Business program and Startup Space

Bridgetown Greenbushes Business and Tourism Association ─ $10,450 for Let's Light the Town

Collie Chamber of Commerce and Industry ─ $12,000 for Collie Centralised Digital Presence

Blackwood Basin Group ─ $50,000 for a Nature-Viewing Precinct at Schwenkes Dam in Greenbushes

Greenfield Utilities ─ $38,000 for Dunsborough Greenfield Community Group

Nannup Film Society ─ $8,235.45 for Community Cinema Upgrade

Manjimup Farmers Market ─ $6,669.46 for Utilising Market Surrounds for Future Growth

Milligan Community Learning and Resource Centre ─ $23,905 for Milligan Makeover Stage One

Shire of Donnybrook-Balingup ─ $6,313.50 for Men in Sheds Donnybrook

FROGS Early Learning Centre ─ $18,937 for Outdoor Learning Environment Project

The Federation Western Australia Police and Community Youth Centres Inc (Collie) ─ $2,000 for Jump Back Into Time

Busselton Jetty Environment and Conservation Association ─ $31,000 for a Busselton Jetty multimedia project

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Regional Grants Scheme - Update

oyalties for Regions Community Chest Fund recipients in the South West include:
Yallingup Rural Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade ─ $13,859 for Yallingup Rural Bush Fire Brigade Training Room
Golden Valley Tree Park ─ $23,100 for South West Arboretum Tourist Upgrade: Golden Valley Tree Park
Greenbushes Community Resource Centre ─ $26,400 for Supporting Our Seniors
Augusta Men's Shed ─ $20,000 for Augusta Men's Shed
Ficifolia Community Garden ─ $10,134 for Ficifolia Community Garden Walpole
Smiths Beach Surf Life Saving Club ─ $43,228.92 for Smiths Beach Surf Life Saving Club Equipment Storage and Training Facility
Pathways SouthWest and South West Community Drug and Alcohol Service ─ $33,230 for Drug, Alcohol and Mental Health Workshops
Balingup Progress Association ─ $27,199.70 for Light up the Dark Ages
Stirling Street Arts Centre Management ─ $3,000 for Bunbury Summer School
City of Bunbury - Bunbury Regional Art Galleries ─ $10,000 for the Bunbury Regional Art Gallery Noongar Arts Strategy
Northcliffe Pioneer Museum ─ $19,060 for Northcliffe Museum Time Capsule
Geegeelup Village ─ $38,547 for the Geegeelup Internal Pathway Project
Shire of Donnybrook-Balingup ─ $13,100 for Bridge Street Affordable Housing project
South West Women's Health and Information Centre ─ $12,000 for WomanMade.com.au
Nannup Bowling Club ─ $17,268.74 for Community Kitchen Upgrade
Nannup Music Club ─ $21,285 for Store and Storage at Nannup Music Club
The Creative Corner ─ $14,783.25 for Generator Business program and Startup Space
Bridgetown Greenbushes Business and Tourism Association ─ $10,450 for Let's Light the Town
Collie Chamber of Commerce and Industry ─ $12,000 for Collie Centralised Digital Presence
Blackwood Basin Group ─ $50,000 for a Nature-Viewing Precinct at Schwenkes Dam in
Greenbushes
Greenfield Utilities ─ $38,000 for Dunsborough Greenfield Community Group
Nannup Film Society ─ $8,235.45 for Community Cinema Upgrade
Manjimup Farmers Market ─ $6,669.46 for Utilising Market Surrounds for Future Growth
Milligan Community Learning and Resource Centre ─ $23,905 for Milligan Makeover Stage One
Shire of Donnybrook-Balingup ─ $6,313.50 for Men in Sheds Donnybrook
FROGS Early Learning Centre ─ $18,937 for Outdoor Learning Environment Project
The Federation Western Australia Police and Community Youth Centres Inc (Collie) ─ $2,000 for Jump Back Into Time
Busselton Jetty Environment and Conservation Association ─ $31,000 for a Busselton Jetty multimedia projectRegional Grants Scheme - Update

The scheme is now closed to applicants and we thank everyone who took the time to submit applications for funding. We look forward to announcing grant allocations in the near future. Applicants will be informed directly of the outcome of their requests for financial assistance. In the meantime, if you have any queries you can contact one of the people listed below - we are happy to help.

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Key contacts

Please contact the following SWDC staff member if you have a query:

  • Grants Coordinator - Amanda Gregory , 0475 810 557
  • Bunbury-Wellington − Alan Cross on 0428 577 298
  • Vasse - Julie Wade on 0427 388 645
  • Warren-Blackwood − Billy Wellstead on 0448 016 480

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Snapshot of funded projects

Royalties for Regions funding has been flowing into the South West, making a positive difference to communities throughout the region. Here is a snapshot of just some of the projects to have benefited from a funding boost over the years.

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Tips for grant writing success

You want your application for funding to be successful. So do we. Which is why we have put together this handy tips and tricks sheet. Download and use it as a guide when putting together submissions for grants.

Grant writing tips