Since 2019, ARTC Inland Rail sponsorships and donations program has benefitted more than 120 community groups in New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria with grants worth more than $380,000.
ARTC Inland Rail offer funding between $1000–$4000 for individuals and organisations in regional areas along the Inland Rail route that contribute to local and regional prosperity, well-being and sustainability.
The funding supports short-term or one-off initiatives like:
- sponsoring local festivals and celebrations
- upgrading sporting facilities
- purchasing new laptops for students
- supporting health and wellbeing groups
- mentoring programs
- hosting guest speakers
Have a look at the successfully funded projects from the first round of funding for some ideas!
Local Recipients in Junee Shire
A number of local organisations from within Junee Shire have already benefited from an ARTC Inland Rail sponsorship pack!
The Junee Juggernauts now record their three-point shots on the basketball court from a sleek new scoring bench thanks to the Inland Rail Community and Sponsorships Donation program;
Illabo Public School students are living the Chinese proverb: “Life begins the day you start a garden” — by learning the value of growing a vegetable patch from seed to table.
Junee High School received seven new Dell Laptops, which are a great addition to the the school’s Laptop Library and have been used by Year 7 and 9 students to undertake practice sessions for their Naplan Tests. They have also received a boost to the “To Dream To Create To Succeed program” by providing additional laptops which have allowed all Year 8 students access to their own device during the school day.
Junee Junior Rugby League have received new goal posts that will lift the spirits of the team when playing and training at home.
Applications for 2021’s Round 4 close January 31, 2022.
Applications are made by completing a simple three page PDF