Sport

Sport the big winner in grants

​Boggabri golfers and Spring Plains tennis players to benefit from funding

David Morris and Amanda Clarke of the Eulah Creek Recreation Reserve Committee, Murray Watson of the Spring Plains Hall Trust and Robyn Grover of Boggabri Golf Club with State Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries.

Boggabri golfers and Spring Plains tennis players are among the big winners after the latest round of funding of the state government’s Community Building Partnership was announced yesterday.

Boggabri Golf Club will receive $13,515 for a new outdoor awning while the Spring Plains Hall Trust will get $75,000 to build a tennis court.

Eulah Creek Recreation Reserve will get $15,000 to upgrade a shower and toilet block and replace a studio mixing console.

State Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries said the unding aimed to create more vibrant and inclusive communities and deliver positive social, environmental and recreational outcomes by building vital new

infrastructure and paying for much-needed improvements to existing facilities.

“I congratulate all those organisations that were successful in their application for funding,” Mr Humphries said.

“I am pleased this funding will help community groups make a positive difference in their local area.”