City Grants Recipients

City Grant Recipients

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 Received

Planning Institute of Australia ACT Young Planners

ACT Young Planners Pop-up Parklet


Reload Bar and Games & Treehouse Bar

Loaded Laneway



light in dark places mural


Good Conntent

Good Content vacant space artist showcase


Distaffik Collective



Miss Karina Bontes Forward

Poets for Breakfast


Trove Canberra

World Wide Knit in Public Day.


Wesley Music Foundation

One Sunday in the City


GetAboutAble Pty Ltd

Accessible Canberra


University of Canberra

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


Wellspring Environmental Arts & Design

Create-a-place x3


Ms Chenoeh Miller

Hurly Burley Winter Fair 2018