Regional Development Australia (RDA) Pilbara welcomes the announcement of the $297.7m Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF) by Minister for Regional Development Fiona Nash. There are two streams of funding available under the programme:
Community Investments Stream
The Community Investments Stream will fund community building activities including, but not limited to, new or expanded local events, strategic regional plans, and leadership and capability building activities. These projects will deliver economic and social benefits to regional and remote communities. Applications for the Community Investments Stream open on 18 January 2017 and close on 31 March 2017.
Infrastructure Projects Stream
The Infrastructure Projects Stream provides funding for projects which involve the construction of new infrastructure, or the upgrade or extension of existing infrastructure that provide economic and social benefits to regional and remote areas. Applications for the Infrastructure Projects Stream open on 18 January 2017 and close on 28 February 2017.
The Karratha BBRF information session will provide more information about the funding available and how to apply.
Date: Tuesday, 24th January 2017
Time: 10.30am - 12 noon
Venue: Welcome Lotteries House - 7 Morse Court, Karratha
To Register: Click here
One information session will be recorded and posted to the Business.gov.au website in mid January 2017 for those not able to attend in person.