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Table 6-1 Details of grants (total from audited financial statements – detail unaudited)

Grant recipient

Grant activity

Amount ($)

Badhulgaw Kuthinaw Mudh (TSI) Corporation

Bronzing and etching art workshops

23,000

Badhulgaw Kuthinaw Mudh (TSI) Corporation

Art Centre operational funding

50,000

Bamaga Enterprises Limited

Blaik Coral Band CD recording

24,000

Cairns Indigenous Art Fair Limited

Torres Strait Dance Strategy

20,000

Department of Transport and Main Roads

Transport infrastructure development

210,000

Enterprise Management Group

Torres Strait Marine Pathways

1,000,000

Erub Ewer Meta TSI Corporation

Promote Erub artists' participation in the Cairns and Darwin Indigenous art fairs

17,000

Erub Ewer Meta TSI Corporation

Arts Enrichment Programme – CIAF and painting workshop

25,000

Erub Ewer Meta TSI Corporation

Arts Enrichment Programme

25,000

Erub Ewer Meta TSI Corporation

Art Centre operational funding

50,000

Erubam Le Traditional Land and Sea Owners (TSI) Corporation RNTBC

Prescribed Body Corporate support

10,500

Kaziw Asesered Le Association

Arpaka Dance Company participation at Yirramboi Melbourne Indigenous Art Fair

30,000

Kaziw Asesered Le Association

St Pauls – traditional art using mosaic techniques

11,450

Kaziw Asesered Le Association

St Pauls 5th annual raft race

7,000

Kos and Abob Fisheries (TSI) Corporation

Ugar Purple Spider dance team ‘Our Languages’

25,000

Lena Passi Women’s Shelter

Social justice interagency services

34,820

Malu Lamar (TSI) Corporation RNTBC

Prescribed Body Corporate support

50,750

Mer Gedkem Le (TSI) Corporation RNTBC

Mabo Day celebrations

27,000

Mer Gedkem Le (TSI) Corporation RNTBC

Prescribed Body Corporate support

84,545

Mura Kosker Sorority Inc

Healthy Happy Homes

11,933

Mura Kosker Sorority Inc

Billy Bann – Kaziw Meta College Dance Group

25,000

Mura Kosker Sorority Inc

Operational support

1,480,000

Ngalmun Lagau Minaral TSI Corporation

Moa Art – Sydney 2017

23,525

Ngalmun Lagau Minaral TSI Corporation

Art Centre operational funding

50,000

Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council

Anzac Day celebrations

11,374

Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council

Mabo Day celebrations

11,885

Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council

Events coordinator

100,000

NPA Family and Community Services ATSI Corporation

NPA Cookbook and cooking classes

27,579

One Blood Hidden Image Entertainment Group

Seaman Dan Walking Frame Blues

9,850

Opnor Bakir Atabur (TSI) Corporation

Fit out of art studio – Segar Passi

25,000

Our Lady of the Sacred Heart School

Cairns Eisteddfod 2017

25,000

Port Kennedy Association

Operational support

1,140,000

Port Kennedy Association

After school care programme

124,500

Seisia Fishing Association

Colina Wymarra recording music CD

24,000

Tagai State College

Regional Language Centre

70,200

Tagai State College

Promoting culture through traditional songs and dance

10,000

Thursday Island Justice TSI & Aboriginal Corporation

Offenders Support Program

27,650

Torres Shire Council

Events coordinator

100,000

Torres Shire Council

2017 Torres Shire Council Multicultural Festival

24,000

Torres Strait Island Regional Council

Sing Strait Style

13,050

Torres Strait Island Regional Council Engineering Services

Water-related services

1,700,000

Torres Strait Islander Media Association

Mabo Day celebrations

25,000

Torres Strait Islander Media Association

Operational support

390,000

Torres Strait Major Infrastructure and Other Projects Trust Fund

Major Infrastructure Project 6

1,500,000

Torres Strait Major Infrastructure and Other Projects Trust Fund

Hammond Island Wharf upgrade

290,000

Torres Strait Major Infrastructure and Other Projects Trust Fund

Prince of Wales Jetty project

6,000,000

Torres Strait Major Infrastructure and Other Projects Trust Fund

Community minor infrastructure

681,031

Torres Strait Major Infrastructure and Other Projects Trust Fund

Transport infrastructure

500,000

Torres Strait Youth and Recreational Sporting Association

Operational support

1,950,000

TRAWQ Indigenous Corporation

Tamwoy Town 60th anniversary celebrations

25,000

TRAWQ Indigenous Corporation

Mabo Day celebrations

32,082

Total

18,152,724