Community Heritage Grants Recipients 2007

Total Grants Awarded: $428,300

Australian Capital Territory

Craft Australia $10,000 Digitisation of the slide collection and archival storage

New South Wales

Parramatta & District Historical Society Inc $5,500 Preservation Needs Assessment of the Hambledon Cottage collection and a training workshop 
Bega Valley Genealogy Society Inc $715 Archival storage materials to rehouse  more of the Kameruka Estate paper collections
Dutch Australian Cultural Centre Ltd $3,850 Significance assessment of the Dutch Australian Cultural Centre
New England Regional Art Museum $6,000 Preservation needs assessment of the Museum's collection of Indigenous art and training workshop
Lake Macquarie City Library $4,000 Significance Assessment of the  Lake Macquarie City Library Coal and Power Collection
St Andrews Ukrainian Catholic Parish (Archives Committee) $3,500 Significance assessment of the St Andrews Ukrainian Catholic Parish Archives
Hellenic Historical & Cultural Centre (NSW) $3,200 Significance Assessment of the Hellenic Historical and Cultural Centre collection
Woollahra Library and Information Service $1,900 Preservation needs assessment of the Woollahra map collection
Braidwood & District Historical Society Inc $3,700 Significance assessment of the Braidwood Museum collection
Concord Heritage Society Inc $1,200 Training of volunteers in significance assessment
A.M. Rosenblum Jewish Museum, Great Synagogue Sydney $1,500 Collection management software purchase
National Art School $13,100 Significance assessment and preservation survey of the National Art School and Darlinghurst Gaol Collection and archive and rehousing some of the collection in archival storage
Australian Country Music Foundation Inc $6,100 Preservation needs assessment of the Foundation's collection and preservation training
Uralla Historical Society Inc $4,400 Significance assessment of the McCrossin's Mill Museum Chinese collection
Liverpool City Library & City of Liverpool & District Historical Society $8,000 Significance assessment of the Historical Society's collection and a training workshop
Albury Regional Museum $4,400 Significance assessment of the Bonnegilla Collection
Mid North Coast Maritime Museum Association Inc $8,140 Significance of the Mid North Coast Maritime Museum collection and training of volunteers
Norfolk Island Museum $7,150 Preservation needs assessment of the Norfolk Island Museum
Metro Screen Ltd $3,500 Preservation needs assessment of the Metro Screen archives
Randwick City Library and Information Service and Randwick & District Historical Society Inc $8,200 Preservation needs assessments of both the  Randwick City Library and Information Service and Randwick & District Historical Society collections and a training workshop
Royal Australian Artillery Historical Company $3,500 Significance assessment of the collection
Broken Hill Trades Hall Trust $6,000 Conservation treatment of the  Trades Hall Lock Out collection.
St John's College, University of Sydney $3,800 Preservation needs assessment of the College archive
Capertee Public School $1,800 Training in collection care and management  for staff and volunteers from 5 schools - Capertee Public School, Denison College, Portland Central, Carenne and Wattle Flat Schools 
Richmond River Historical Society Inc $4,950 Significance assessment
Lockhart & District Historical Society $4,000 Significance assessment of the Brookong Collection
New Italy Museum Inc $4,000 Collection management software and documentation of the collection

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Northern Territory

Central Australian Aboriginal Media Association $10,000 Digitisation of video tapes of indigenous language and culture
Northern Territory Library $9,200 Significance assessment and a Preservation needs assessment of the Northern Territory Library photographic collection

Queensland

Friends of John Flynn Place Inc. and Cloncurry Shire Council $5,500 Preservation needs assessment of the collection relating to the Australian Inland Mission and John Flynn
Centre for Multicultural Pastoral Care $760 Archival storage materials to rehouse the Queensland Catholic migrant Archive
Juandah Heritage Society Inc $3,100 Collection management software purchase and training in its use
Toowoomba Grammar School Old Boys' Association Inc. $11,000 Archival storage materials to rehouse the Toowoomba Grammar School Archive Collection and a training workshop 
Gold Coast City Art Gallery $10,000 Conservation treatments of artworks
Highfields Pioneer Village, Museum and Park Inc $6,050 Collection management software and archival storage materials to rehouse the Toowoomba Foundry Collection
Yeppoon RSL Military Museum $2,970 Collection management software purchase and equipment
Burnett War Memorial Museum Association Inc $3,500 Significance assessment of the Museum collection
National Trust of QLD - Atherton Chinatown & Charters Towers Museum $10,000 Significance assessment and Preservation needs assessment of the National Trust of Queensland's Chinese artefacts at Atherton Chinatown and Charters Towers Museum.
Kowanyama Aboriginal Shire Council $5,000 Significance assessment of Aboriginal material culture collection at Kowanyama

South Australia

National Trust of South Australia, Goolwa Museum $3,400 Archival storage materials
West Torrens Historical Society $3,850 Significance assessment of the collection
National Trust of SA - Tea Tree Gully Branch $3,500 Significance Assessment of the Old Highercombe Hotel Museum's collection.
Mannum Dock Museum of River History $3,800 Significance Assessment of the Mannum Dock Museum of River History
Performing Arts Collection of SA, Adelaide Festival Theatre $3,500 Preservation needs assessment of the Fewster and King music theatre archives, 1918 - 1932
Lobethal Heritage Association Inc $14,850 Archival storage materials to rehouse the Onkaparinga Woollen Mills collection 
South Australian Police Historical Society Inc $3,850 Significance assessment of the collection
City of Playford $3,500 Preservation needs assessment of the City of Playford Photographic Collection 
History Trust of South Australia, Community History Unit $7,000 Training in disaster preparedness and response workshop

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Tasmania

Levendale and Woodsdale History Rooms Inc $4,620 Disaster Prevention and Recovery workshop for three small museums and historical societies in remote parts of Tasmania.
Launceston Tramway Museum Society Inc $6,700 Significance assessment of the Launceston Tramway Museum collection and Training Workshop
St Helens History and Visitor Information Centre $1,500 Training in preservation of textiles and restoration of metal and wood artefacts
Hutchins School $3,500 Significance assessment of part of the Hutchins Archive and Heritage Collection
Glenorchy City Council - Heritage Program $3,500 Preservation needs assessment of the Glenorchy City Council Heritage Collections
Ogilvie High School $3,500 Significance assessment of the Ogilvie High School archive
Glamorgan Spring Bay Council $11,000 Documentation of the Glamorgan War Memorial Museum collection by a consultant curator and a Significance assessment
Furneaux Historical Research Association $3,630 Archival storage and display materials for the maritime collection  
Kentish Council $3,800 Significance assessment of the Kentish Museum collection and buildings   

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Victoria

Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy Sts Peter and Paul $3,850 Significance assessment of the church archive
Australian Multicultural Foundation $3,500 Significance assessment of the Sir James Gobbo, Australian Multicultural Foundation Library collection
Victorian Jazz Archive Inc $6,400 Significance assessment and preservation training workshops of the Archive
Upper Murray Historical Society Inc $6,820 Preservation needs assessment and collection management training workshop for the Man from Snowy River Collection
Murtoa & District Historical Society & Community Museum Inc $1,485 Collection management software purchase
Old Gippstown – Gippsland Heritage Park $3,500 Preservation needs assessment for the Narracan Mechanics Institute Library collection
Ararat & District Historical Society Inc $2,750 Archival storage materials to rehouse the Museum’s collection
Golden Dragon Museum $2,400 Textiles conservation workshop
Talbot Arts & Historical Museum Inc $2,860 Collection management software purchase
Benalla & District Historical Society Inc $3,300 Archival storage and equipment
Brotherhood of St Laurence $3,500 Significance assessment and Preservation survey of the Brotherhood’s archive
Sovereign Hill Museums Association & Ballarat Historical Society Inc $4,000 Preservation needs assessment of Ballarat Historical Society Collection
Ballarat Mechanics’ Institute $4,500 Preservation needs assessment of the collection
Museum of Chinese Australian History Inc $6,000 Archival storage and equipment for the Museum’s collection 
Brambuk Aboriginal Cultural Centre $4,500 Significance assessment of the Brambuk Aboriginal Cultural Centre’s collection 
Museum of Lillydale, Shire of Yarra Ranges $3,500 Significance assessment of the Dame Nellie Melba collection.
La Mama Inc $3,500 Significance assessment of the collection
Broadford & District Historical Society $3,850 Significance assessment of the collection   

Western Australia

Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Perth $1,500 Archival storage materials to rehouse the 1930's Architectural Plans of St Mary's Cathedral 
Catholic Diocese of Broome $6,500 Preservation needs assessment of the historic Diocesan archive and preservation training workshop
Leonora Gwalia Historical Museum Ltd $10,000 Archival storage materials for rehousing, fire protection and surveillance equipment
City of Gosnells $5,000 Preservation needs assessment of the Gosnells museum, archive and local studies collections
Perth Diocesan Trustees, Anglican Church of Australia $7,300 Significance assessment and Preservation needs assessment of the Diocesan archives
Benedictine Community of New Norcia Inc $3,000 Archival storage materials to rehouse the New Norcia music archive
Western Desert Lands Aboriginal Corporation $14,800 Preservation and digitisation of the Martu Map
Royal Perth Yacht Club of Western Australia $3,400 Preservation needs assessment of the Royal Perth Yacht Club Archive
Manjimup Historical Society Inc $4,400 Significance assessment of the collection