Project Info

Project Description

The Corangamite electorate encompasses some of the most beautiful environmental landscapes in the country including our magnificent coastline.

As part of the work we are doing to preserve and protect our local environment, I am very proud we have invested in:

  • so many solar grants for community organisations, including:
    • Anglesea & District Men’s Shed
    • Connewarre Country Fire Authority
    • Drol Kar Buddhist Centre in Paraparap
    • Gnarwarre Men’s Shed
    • Modewarre Country Fire Authority
    • Surf Coast Toy Library
    • Victorian YMCA (Anglesea Recreation Camp)
    • Torquay Christian Fellowship
    • Connewarre Gun Club
    • Grant Pavilion Civic Precinct building, Surf Coast Shire
    • Country Fire Authority stations – Aireys Inlet, Bellbrae, Deans Marsh, Freshwater Creek, Torquay, Winchelsea and WurdaleSt Lukes Anglican Church Torquay
    • St Aidans Anglican Church Torquay
    • Torquay Bowls Club
    • Torquay Surf Life Saving Club
    • Mount Moriac Tennis Club
    • Salvation Army Church Torquay
    • Lions Village
    • Anglesea Golf Club
    • Modewarre Football and Cricket Club
    • Lorne Surf Life Saving Club
    • South Barwon Football and Netball Club
  • numerous Landcare programs including $706,496 to public and private landholders and farmers to improve the Corangamite coastline & $37,405 to six coastal community groups listed below:
    • Ocean Grove Coast Care
    • Friends of Edwards Point, St Leonards 
    • Anglesea, Aireys Inlet Society for the Protection of Flora and Fauna
    • Surfers Appreciating Natural Environment
    • Jan Juc Coast Care
    • Bellarine Catchment Network
  • Green Army initiatives in Queenscliff, Point Lonsdale, Anglesea and the Great Ocean Road

I am also proud we have secured a priority assessment for National Heritage listing for Point Lonsdale Lighthouse Reserve.

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