City Grants Recipients


City Grant Recipients

2018 Round Two

July-December 2018

The City Renewal Authority has awarded $200,000 in grants to 11 recipients, who are listed in the table below. Over the next six months City Grants will help activate and improve the city centre with a diverse range of events and activations.

City Grants are funded through the City Centre Marketing and Improvements Levy - paid by commercial land owners in the city centre - and are managed by the City Renewal Authority. Another grants round will open soon for projects taking place next financial year.

Applicant name

Project Title

Total Amount Awarded

Spanish Speakers Association Inc

Spring to Zumba

$5,000.00

Australian Dance Party

Situate Dance and Music Residency

$5,000.00

Good Content, Minna Featherstone

Good Content vacant space artist showcase

$5,000.00

Impact Comics

Impact Comics Festival

$5,000.00

Canberra SpringOUT Association Inc

SpringOUT Pride March and street party

$5,000.00

CraftACT: Craft and Design Centre

Design Canberra festival

$59,368.00

Canberra District Wine Industry Association

Canberra District Wines Laneway Event

$20,639.00

Adelaide Rief

Workshop on participatory public art

$5,000.00

Australian National Capital Artists Inc

ANCA Art Bus

$80,000.00

Dr Genevieve Swift

Cygnus Atratus

- Publicly displayed series of photos of black swans.

$5,000.00

Keep Collective

Keep Collective Workshop

- Temporary shared studio and workshop space for emerging local artists.

$5,000.00


2018 Round One

April-June 2018

The City Renewal Authority has awarded $173,164 in grants to 12 recipients, who are listed in the table below. Over the next three months City Grants will help activate and improve the city centre with six events, three installations, a research project, an accessibility education campaign and a new public art mural.

City Grants are funded through the City Centre Marketing and Improvements Levy - paid by commercial land owners in the city centre - and are managed by the City Renewal Authority. Another grants round will open soon for projects taking place next financial year.

Applicant name

Project Title

Total Amount Awarded

Planning Institute of Australia ACT Young Planners

ACT Young Planners Pop-up Parklet

$5,000.00

Reload Bar and Games & Treehouse Bar

Loaded Laneway

$19,773.00

byrd

light in dark places mural

$5,000.00

Good Content*

Good Content vacant space artist showcase

$3,910.00

Distaffik Collective

Treeology

$5,000.00

Miss Karina Bontes Forward

Poets for Breakfast

$5,000.00

Trove Canberra

World Wide Knit in Public Day.

$2,500.00

Wesley Music Foundation

One Sunday in the City

$5,000.00

GetAboutAble Pty Ltd

Accessible Canberra

$5,000.00

University of Canberra

Evaluation and Community Engagement Suite of Research Tools for Activations in the City

$19,172.00

Wellspring Environmental Arts & Design

Create-a-place x3

$23,780.00

Ms Chenoeh Miller

Hurly Burley Winter Fair 2018

$74,479.00

*Good Content declined its grant funding and re-applied in City Grants 2018 Round Two.