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Projects Funded in The Yorke and Mid North

yp.jpgEight projects from the Yorke and Mid North Region were awarded a total of $669,410 under the Building Better Regions Fund.

The grants approved for Yorke and Mid North projects range from new community facilities, marine safety, youth volunteering and town branding.

The events and strategic tourism projects will add value for community members and tourists and encourage them to stay in our region by creating jobs, additional tourism products and infrastructure.

Chair of Regional Development Australia Yorke and Mid North Bill Vandepeer says the board is delighted to see the wonderful result in the region.

Below is the full list of successful projects:

Lake Bumbunga Tourism Infrastructure and Facilities – Wakefield Regional Council - Funding granted = $236, 380

Sea Rescue Copper Coast Operations and Training Facility – South Australia Sea - Funding granted = $305, 590

Peterborough Live, Play, Stay Branding Strategy – District Council of Peterborough - Funding granted = $17, 915

Building a culture for encouraging regional youth into volunteering – Central Local Government Region of South Australia Inc. - Funding granted = $17, 000

Clare Valley New Tourism Experiences Opportunity Roadmap – Clare and Gilbert Valleys Council - Funding granted = $16, 025

Barunga West Council Strategic Tourism Plan – Barunga West Council - Funding granted = $20, 000

YOu RocK fEst – Yorke Peninsula Council - Funding granted = $37, 500

Celebrating 100 years of Captain Harry Butler – Minlaton & District Progress Association - Funding granted = $19, 000