Community Partnership Grants Scheme

The Community Partnership Grant Scheme supports projects and activities that contribute to the development of local Communities or to the Kangaroo Island Community as a whole.  It is designed to provide the support that is needed to complete a project, or to encourage the development of projects (in the case of multi-staged projects) and Community Programs.


There is recognised value of the CPGS for the community and for Kangaroo Island Council.  Applications that demonstrate a high level of input by the applicant will be received well, for instance, the supply of volunteer labour and materials.

The CPGS 2017-18 funding round has now closed. Successful applicants will be announced soon.


Successful Applicants 2017/18
Organisation Amount Project
Art Museum of KI $3,000 Strategic Planning
Baudin Beach Progress Association $1,675 Replacement of basketball post and system
Bicycle Users Group $2,000 Series of cycle trail brochures
Dudley United Netball Club $2,110 Purchase of high pressure cleaner for courts
HeartSafe KI $1,553

Community AED and CPR training

KI Pioneers Association $1,000 Review of the Frenchman's Rock and contemplation seat sites
NTSA Penneshaw Maritime & Folk Museum $   862 Erection of a stand and water tank
Parndana Golf Club $2,000 Men's toilet upgrade
Parndana Progress Association $   400 Town Hall and Museum precinct flag pole project
Penneshaw Progress Association $   938 Upgrade to the new entrance to Dudley Hall and west window blinds
Western Districts MCSC $1,500 PurchaStrategic planning and constitution review
Successful Applicants 2016/17
Organisation Amount Project
Advance Kingscote Progress Association $   555 Signage for exercise equipment along walking trail in Brownlow
American River Progress Association $4,656 Storage shed at the American River Sports Association Shed
Artists Collective Kangaroo Island Inc $   894 Computer upgrade to improve communication to members and the Community
Dudley Writers' Group $1,600 Weekend masterclass on writing short stories and poetry
Kangaroo Island/Victor Harbor Dolphin Watch $1,600

Wild Sound - placement of static hydrophones (sound traps)

KI Basketball Association $3,667 Purchase of automatic court cleaner for the Pavillion
KI Pioneers Association $   880 Restoration of interpretive signs at Reeves Point
National Trust SA $2,310 Upgrade access to courtyard display buildings at Hope Cottage
Parndana Progress Association $2,000 Purchase and installation of hot water service for the Parndana Town Hall kitchen
Parndana Soldier Settlement Museum $   800 Purchase and installation of blinds for light reduction
Parndana Sports Club $   550 Purchase of lawn mower
Reclink Australia $2,200 3 day sporting event in January 2017, ongoing projects throughout 2017 and participation in Youth Week.
Successful Applicants 2015/16
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