2013-2014 Maritime Grants

On 12 December 2013, the Minister for Roads and Ports, the Hon. Duncan Gay MP, announced $5.41 million in State Government grants to support 71 boating infrastructure projects across NSW. These grants included $5.04 million for 66 projects in regional NSW, $94,891 for 4 Sydney Harbour Boating Infrastructure Grants projects (which replaced the Sharing Sydney Harbour Access Program in 2013/14) and $273,000 for 1 Sydney Harbour Boat Ramp project.

North Region

Applicant Project Name Total Est. Cost (BBP Grant)
Ballina Shire Council Fishery Creek Boat Ramp Car Parking Upgrade Stage 2 $315,500 ($157,750)
Ballina Shire Council Keith hall Boat Ramp Facility $60,000 ($30,000)
Ballina Shire Council Martin St Boat Harbour Precinct Development Concept Study $80,000 ($40,000)
Bogan Shire Council Bogan River Recreational Floating Pontoon $75,400 ($37,700)
Brewarrina Shire Council 4 Mile Boat Ramp Upgrade $126,068 ($78,000)
Byron Shire Council Brunswick Heads Boat Ramp - Floating Pontoon $85,000 ($63,000)
Clarence Valley Council McLachlan Park Wharf & Pontoon Facility, Maclean $600,000 ($130,000)
Coffs Harbour City Council Woolgoolga Beach Boat Ramp Upgrade $45,895 ($19,198)
Croki Progress Association Croki Boat Ramp Upgrade $44,010 ($27,838)
Dubbo City Council Wiradjuri Park Pontoon, Dubbo $70,500 ($30,500)
Gloucester Shire Council Gloucester District Park Kayak Launch $44,000 ($22,000)
Greater Taree City Council Queen Elizebeth Park Sewage Pump-Out Upgrade, Taree $16,387 ($12,300)
Inverell Shire Council Copeton Northern Foreshores Access Upgrade $400,000 ($200,000)
Kempsey Shire Council Mattys Flat Infrastructure Project (Additional Funding) $511,892 ($54,946)
Lake Liddell Recreation Area trust Boat ramp Improvements, lake Liddell $47,463 ($24,232)
Lake Macquarie City Council Thomas Humphries Reserve Boating facilities Upgrade, Swansea $815,000 ($210,000)
Liverpool Plains Shire Council Quipolly Dam Recreation Area Upgrade, Quirindi (Stage 2) $240,000 ($120,000)
Lord Howe Island Board Lord Howe Island Boat launching options Study $46,231 ($32,360)
Nambucca Shire Council Stuart Island Boating Facility Improvements $99,587 ($49,794)
North Arm Cove Residents Association North Arm Cove Waterfront Amenity Improvements $76,185 ($31,375)
NSW National Parks & Wildlife service Point Plomer Boat Ramp Upgrade $30,000 ($15,000)
Oberon Council Lake Oberon Access Improvements $118,000 ($70,504)
Port Stephens Council Hinton Pontoon Replacement $50,000 ($25,000)
Seaham Park Wetlands Committee Williams Rivers Boating Access at Seaham Study $25,000 ($12,500)
Walgett Shire Council Walgett Boat Ramp Upgrade $328,100 ($246,075)
Wellington Council John Oxley park Boat ramp Upgrade, Wellington $30,000 ($15,000)

Sydney Region

Applicant Project Name Total Est. Cost (BBP Grant)
Camden Council Recreational Boating feasibility Study - Camden LGA $40,000 ($20,000)
Gosford City Council Deerubbun Reserve Boat ramp carpark upgrade, Mooney Mooney (additional funding) $600,000 ($150,000)
Hawkesbury City Council Governor Phillip Reserve Boat Ramp Jetty, Windsor $375,000 ($178,000)
Hawkesbury City Council Holmes Drive Reserve Boat Ramp upgrade, Cumberland reach $116,730 ($50,000)
Hawkesbury City Council Hanna Park Jetty Refurbishment, North Richmond $55,000 ($22,500)
Hornsby Shire Council Parsley Bay Boat Ramp and Pontoon Upgrade, Brooklyn $300,000 ($150,000)
Kogarah City Council Endeavour Street Wharf Pontoon, San Souci

Completed - December 2013

$44,450 ($22,225)
Liverpool City Council Davy Robinson Reserve Boat Ramp Upgrade Stages 2 & 3, Moorebank $579,039 ($202,475)
Penrith City Council Nepean River Boating Access Improvements, Penrith $276,000 ($82,000)
Pittwater Council Careel bay Foreshore Upgrade (Stage 1) $234,656 ($117,328)
Sutherland Shire Council Albert Delardes Reserve Pontoon Facility, Illawong $60,000 ($30,000)
Sutherland Shire Council Bonna Point Boat Ramp Carpark Upgrade, Kurnell (Additional Funding 3)

Completed - December 2013

$546,131 ($80,565)
Sutherland Shire Council Gunnamatta Bay Boat Ramp Upgrade, Cronulla $641,368 ($30,000)
Sutherland Shire Council Hospital bay Jetty Upgrade & New Pontoon, Cronulla $156,750 ($78,375)
Sutherland Shire Council Wally's Wharf Sewage Pump-Out, Dolans Bay (additional funding) $247,522 ($98,454)
Warringah Shire Council Narrabeen Lagoon Dinghy & Kayak Storage $15,000 ($7,500)
Wyong Shire Council Norah Head Boat Ramp Replacement (Additional Funding) $2,405,000 ($550,000)

South Region

Applicant Project Name Total Est. Cost (BBP Grant)
Albury City Council Albury City Riverside Precinct Development - Investigation & Design Study $120,000 ($30,000)
Albury City Council Upgrade to the Lake Hume Resort Boat Ramp and the Bowna Waters Reserve Boat Ramp, Albury $80,000 ($35,000)
Bega Valley Shire Council Wonboyn Lake Boat Ramp & Jetty Upgrade $490,000 ($245,000)
Central Darling Shire Council Tilpa Bridge Boat Ramp, Tilpa $72,000 ($36,000)
Central darling Shire Council Wilcannia Boat Ramp - Baker park, Wilcannia $85,000 ($42,500)
Deniliquin Council Batemans Bay Regional waterways Infrastructure Plan $60,000 ($30,000)
Eurobodalla Shire Council Old Punt Boat Ramp Upgrade (Stage 1), Batemans Bay $150,000 ($75,000)
Finley Lake Trust Finley lake Bank Stabilisation, Finley $36,000 ($15,000)
Kiama Municipal Council Kiama Harbour Boat Ramp Northern Wharf Extension (Additional Funding)

Completed - October 2013

$547,476 ($61,238)
Murray Shire Council Moama Wharf Upgrade, Horseshoe lagoon Reserve, Moama $200,000 ($65,250)
Narrandera Shire Council Rocky Waterhole boat Ramp Upgrade, lake Talbot reserve, Narrandera $65,784 ($32,892)
NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service Murray Valley Regional Park Boat Ramp Pontoon Facility, Moama $74,000 ($55,500)
Shellharbour City Council Shellharbour Boat Harbour Boat Ramp Upgrade & New Jetty (Construction) $520,000 ($260,000)
Shoalhaven City Council Currarong Boat Ramp Upgrade (Stage 2), Currarong $148,853 ($148,853)
Shoalhaven City Council Erowal Bay Boat Ramp Jetty, St Georges Basin $50,000 ($25,000)
Shoalhaven City Council Greys Beach Boat Ramp Upgrade, North Nowra $40,000 ($30,000)
Shoalhaven City Council Aney Street Boat Ramp Access Upgrade, Lake Conjola $70,000 ($35,000)
Tumut Shire Council Log Bridge Boat Ramp Extension, Blowering Reservoir, Tumut $30,700 ($15,115)
Tumut Shire Council The Pines Boat Ramp Upgrade, Blowering Reservoir, Tumut $131,648 ($65,350)
Urana Ski & Aquatic Club Urana Aquatic Centre Shelter Upgrade, Urana $12,000 ($6,000)
Wagga Wagga City Council Bosley Park Boating Access Improvements, Lake Albert $157,305 ($50,000)
Wakool Shire Council Barham Riverside Retaining Wall & River Access Steps, Barham $435,900 ($42,463)
Wollongong City Council Bellambi Boat Ramp carpark Lighting Upgrade, Bellambi (grant cancelled by Council) $150,000 ($12,000)

Sydney Harbour Boating Infrastructure Grants (Formerly SSHAP)

Applicant Project Name Total Est. Cost (BBP Grant)
City of Canada Bay Council City of Canada bay Dinghy Storage Plan of Management $60,000 ($20,000)
City of Ryde Council Tennyson Park Dinghy Storage Facility, Tennyson Point $15,970 ($8,000)
Middle Harbour Yacht Club Middle harbour Yacht Club Public Sewage Pump-Out facility, The Spit $30,870 ($23,153)
North Sydney Council Berry Island Reserve Dinghy Storage and Water Access Upgrade, the Spit $140,000 ($43,738)

Sydney Harbour Boat Ramps

Applicant Project Name Total Est. Cost (BBP Grant)
NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service Davidson Park Boat Ramp Carpark Upgrade $923,000 ($273,000)
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