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Looking after Country Grant program recipients

The Looking after Country Grants (formerly known as the Queensland Indigenous Land and Sea Grants) support a range of land and sea management activities.

Listing 47 grant recipients.

YearRecipientProject titleGrant amount
2020Bigambul Native Title Aboriginal CorporationBigambul Caring for Country Plan – for healthy country and a thriving Bigambul community$74,250
2018–19Cape York Weeds and Feral Animals IncorporatedBonny Glen Cultural and Environmental Land Management Planning$75,000
2016–17Gummi Junga Aboriginal CorporationBonny Glen Land Management and Planning$75,000
2020Buluwai Indigenous CorporationBuluwai Rangers and Cultural Tourism Development at Bunda Bibandji$75,000
2018–19Butchulla Men's Business Aboriginal AssociationButchulla Emergency Cultural Heritage Recording$75,000
2017–18Buda-dji Aboriginal Development AssociationCaring for Djabugay Bulmba country$75,000
2020Ngai-Kungo-I People IncCaring for Ngai-kungo-I People's Sacred Waters$55,000
2020Gateebil Gurrnung Aboriginal CorporationConservation Plan - Challawong Rock$41,800
2019–20Bush Heritage AustraliaCultural Conservation and Knowledge Transfer on Wangkamadla Country$72,600
2018–19Yuku Baja Muliku Landowner and Reserves LtdCultural Database and Capacity Building for Waymbuurr Warra$75,000
2017–18Western Yalanji CorporationDatabase and capacity building for Yalanji field operations$74,950
2019–20Dirringhi Aboriginal CorporationDirringhi Habitat Restoration$49,758
2020Gummingurru Aboriginal CorporationGummingurru Cultural Learnscape$73,400
2018–19Gunggari Native Title Aboriginal Corporation RTNBCGunggari Cultural Sites project$74,191
2018–19Bunya Bunya Country Aboriginal Corporation (ICN 7022)Hidden Midden Messages - the forgotten time capsules within our National Parks along the Sunshine Coast$75,000
2020Dabu Jajikal Aboriginal CorporationJajikal Heritage Site Survey and Management Plan at Balabay (Weary Bay)$75,000
2020Dulabed Malanbarra and Yidinji Aboriginal Corporation RNTBCJilljirri Plan Implementation and Cultural Heritage Capacity Building$74,999
2020Wabubadda Aboriginal Corporation RNTBCJirrbal Country Planning$74,800
2019–20Balkanu Cape York Development Corporation Pty LtdKalpowar Lands Cultural Heritage and Site Management Project$75,000
2019–20Kooma Traditional Owners Association IncorporationKooma Morturary Tree$74,050
2017–18Kuuku Ya'u Aboriginal Corporation RNTBCKuuku Ya'u water wells restoration and traditional knowledge recording project$60,000
2017–18Northern Gulf Resource Management Group Ltd (on behalf of the Tagalaka Traditional Owners)Littleton wetlands management and capacity building of Tagalaka Traditional Owners$74,950
2016–17Buda-du Aboriginal Development AssociationLooking After and Caring for Djabugay Bulmba$38,000
2017–18FNQ NRM Ltd (on behalf of Mamu Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC)Mamu country based plan$46,195
2017–18Mithaka Aboriginal CorporationManagement of Mithaka skeletal remains and burial sites$30,000
2020Watsonville Aboriginal CorporationMbabaram Bringing Back Cultural Burning and protecting cultural heritage places - Watsonville$75,000
2016–17Mithaka Aboriginal CorporationMithaka cultural landscapes conservation and interpretation project$75,000
2018–19Mithaka Aboriginal Corporation RNTCBMithaka Cultural Mapping$75,000
2019–20Moompa-Awu Aboriginal Corporation (MAAC)Moompa-Awu - Development Cultural Knowledge Program$75,000
2016–17Goorathuntha Traditional Owners LTDMt Tabor Cultural Heritage Programme$75,000
2020Goorathuntha Traditional Owners LimitedMt Tabor Women's Healing Group$74,990
2019–20Yambangku Aboriginal Cultural Heritage and Tourism Development Aboriginal Corporation (YACHATDAC)Murra Yambangku (Hands on Country) Project$74,500
2018–19Muunthiwarra Aboriginal CorporationMuunthiwarra Country Plan$27,702
2020Northern Gulf Resource Management Group (with Tagalaka Traditional Owners)New Beginnings, Reconnecting with Esmeralda Nature Reserve$75,000
2016–17Olkola Aboriginal CorporationOlkola Water Plan and Monitoring Program$73,000
2017–18Jaragun Pty LtdPalustrine wetland corridor restoration - Babinda Creek$75,000
2016–17Girringun Aboriginal Corporation on behalf of Kinjunfile – Gulnay Traditional OwnersPartnerships to protect, conserve and manage Gulnay coastal country$45,000
2016–17Watsonville Aboriginal CorporationPlanning for the future: natural and cultural heritage resource management on Mbabaram country$70,000
2018–19Wabubadda Aboriginal Corporation RNTBCPlanning for the management and conservation of biodiversity and cultural heritage at Urumbal Pocket Koombooloomba Dam, far north Queensland$74,618
2016–17Logan & Albert Rivers Catchment Association and Maibin Jahyilah Yahgilah IncProtecting Black Bean Forest and Cultural sites$74,000
2016–17Jaragun Pty LtdProtection of Russell River National Park World Heritage Area from Blue Thunbergia ( Thunbergia grandiflora)$75,000
2018–19Northern Gulf Resource Management GroupThe Tagalaka Cultural Heritage and Conservation Development Program$75,000
2019–20Northern Gulf Resource Management GroupTagalaka Reading the Country for Future generations$75,000
2017–18Tableland Yidinji Aboriginal CorporationWadjanbarra Yidinji cultural heritage and environmental protection$75,000
2020Western Yalanji CorporationWestern Yalanji Cultural Heritage Recording Project$75,000
2018–19Wunthulpu Aboriginal Land TrustWunthulpu Conservation Projects$21,952
2018–19Wuthathi Aboriginal CorporationWuthathi Aboriginal Corporation Healthy Country Planning$75,000
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Last updated
8 April 2021
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