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Funds go to community groups

Tuesday 29 September 2015

Six community organisations will receive financial assistance from Bega Valley Shire Council through its Community Partnership Fund for the first quarter of 2015-16.

The organisations will each receive a share of $29,660 in grants and ‘in kind’ services to assist with local community events.

Eden Whale Festival will receive $5,000 in cash and $460 of ‘in kind’ support for traffic management barriers and cleaning of amenities for the 2015 Eden Whale Festival.

Merimbula Tourism was allocated $15,000 for New Year’s Eve pyrotechnics for two firework displays, plus entertainment and some infrastructure and $550 ‘in kind’ for traffic barriers. 

Eden Chamber of Commerce will receive $5,000 to pay a subcontractor for pyrotechnics displays in Eden on New Year’s Eve.

Bega Showjumping Club was allocated $1,000 as a contribution towards the hire of the showground for the 2015 Bega Showjumping Cup.

Merimbula Gift will receive $1,000 for water, trophies, programs and flyers and official timekeepers’ payment for the 2015 Merimbula Gift running race.

Friends of the Old Bega Hospital was allocated $1,000 to for the 2015 Spring Festival to fund promotion, equipment hire, food and entertainment and $650 ‘in-kind’ for printing of flyers and traffic barriers.


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