Looking after Country Grant program recipients

The Looking after Country Grants (formerly known as the Queensland Indigenous Land and Sea Grants) support a range of land and sea management activities.

Listing 61 grant recipients.

Year Recipient Project title Grant amount
2016-17 Gummi Junga Aboriginal Corporation Bonny Glen Land Management and Planning $75,000
2016-17 Mithaka Aboriginal Corporation Mithaka cultural landscapes conservation and interpretation project $75,000
2016-17 Olkola Aboriginal Corporation Olkola Water Plan and Monitoring Program $73,000
2016-17 Watsonville Aboriginal Corporation Planning for the future: natural and cultural heritage resource management on Mbabaram country $70,000
2016-17 Goorathuntha Traditional Owners LTD Mt Tabor Cultural Heritage Programme $75,000
2016-17 Jaragun Pty Ltd Protection of Russell River National Park World Heritage Area from Blue Thunbergia (Thunbergia grandiflora) $75,000
2016-17 Girringun Aboriginal Corporation on behalf of Kinjunfile – Gulnay Traditional Owners Partnerships to protect, conserve and manage Gulnay coastal country $45,000
2016-17 Logan & Albert Rivers Catchment Association and Maibin Jahyilah Yahgilah Inc Protecting Black Bean Forest and Cultural sites $74,000
2016-17 Buda-du Aboriginal Development Association Looking After and Caring for Djabugay Bulmba $38,000
2017-18 Buda-dji Aboriginal Development Association Caring for Djabugay Bulmba country $75,000
2017-18 Western Yalanji Corporation Database and capacity building for Yalanji field operations $74,950
2017-18 Kuuku Ya'u Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC Kuuku Ya'u water wells restoration and traditional knowledge recording project $60,000
2017-18 Northern Gulf Resource Management Group Ltd (on behalf of the Tagalaka Traditional Owners) Littleton wetlands management and capacity building of Tagalaka Traditional Owners $74,950
2017-18 FNQ NRM Ltd (on behalf of Mamu Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC) Mamu country based plan $46,195
2017-18 Mithaka Aboriginal Corporation Management of Mithaka skeletal remains and burial sites $30,000
2017-18 Jaragun Pty Ltd Palustrine wetland corridor restoration - Babinda Creek $75,000
2017-18 Tableland Yidinji Aboriginal Corporation Wadjanbarra Yidinji cultural heritage and environmental protection $75,000
2018-19 Wuthathi Aboriginal Corporation Wuthathi Aboriginal Corporation Healthy Country Planning $75,000
2018-19 Northern Gulf Resource Management Group The Tagalaka Cultural Heritage and Conservation Development Program $75,000
2018-19 Wabubadda Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC Planning for the management and conservation of biodiversity and cultural heritage at Urumbal Pocket Koombooloomba Dam, far north Queensland $74,618
2018-19 Cape York Weeds and Feral Animals Incorporated Bonny Glen Cultural and Environmental Land Management Planning $75,000
2018-19 Mithaka Aboriginal Corporation RNTCB Mithaka Cultural Mapping $75,000
2018-19 Wunthulpu Aboriginal Land Trust Wunthulpu Conservation Projects $21,952
2018-19 Bunya Bunya Country Aboriginal Corporation (ICN 7022) Hidden Midden Messages - the forgotten time capsules within our National Parks along the Sunshine Coast $75,000
2018-19 Yuku Baja Muliku Landowner and Reserves Ltd Cultural Database and Capacity Building for Waymbuurr Warra $75,000
2018-19 Gunggari Native Title Aboriginal Corporation RTNBC Gunggari Cultural Sites project $74,191
2018-19 Butchulla Men's Business Aboriginal Association Butchulla Emergency Cultural Heritage Recording $75,000
2018-19 Muunthiwarra Aboriginal Corporation Muunthiwarra Country Plan $27,702
2019-20 Balkanu Cape York Development Corporation Pty Ltd Kalpowar Lands Cultural Heritage and Site Management Project $75,000
2019-20 Yambangku Aboriginal Cultural Heritage and Tourism Development Aboriginal Corporation (YACHATDAC) Murra Yambangku (Hands on Country) Project $74,500
2019-20 Dirringhi Aboriginal Corporation Dirringhi Habitat Restoration $49,758
2019-20 Northern Gulf Resource Management Group Tagalaka Reading the Country for Future generations $75,000
2019-20 Bush Heritage Australia Cultural Conservation and Knowledge Transfer on Wangkamadla Country $72,600
2019-20 Kooma Traditional Owners Association Incorporation Kooma Morturary Tree $74,050
2019-20 Moompa-Awu Aboriginal Corporation (MAAC) Moompa-Awu - Development Cultural Knowledge Program $75,000
2020-21 Gummingurru Aboriginal Corporation Gummingurru Cultural Learnscape $73,400
2020-21 Goorathuntha Traditional Owners Limited Mt Tabor Women's Healing Group $74,990
2020-21 Buluwai Indigenous Corporation Buluwai Rangers and Cultural Tourism Development at Bunda Bibandji $75,000
2020-21 Northern Gulf Resource Management Group (with Tagalaka Traditional Owners) New Beginnings, Reconnecting with Esmeralda Nature Reserve $75,000
2020-21 Western Yalanji Corporation Western Yalanji Cultural Heritage Recording Project $75,000
2020-21 Gateebil Gurrnung Aboriginal Corporation Conservation Plan - Challawong Rock $41,800
2020-21 Wabubadda Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC Jirrbal Country Planning $74,800
2020-21 Dulabed Malanbarra and Yidinji Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC Jilljirri Plan Implementation and Cultural Heritage Capacity Building $74,999
2020-21 Bigambul Native Title Aboriginal Corporation Bigambul Caring for Country Plan – for healthy country and a thriving Bigambul community $74,250
2020-21 Dabu Jajikal Aboriginal Corporation Jajikal Heritage Site Survey and Management Plan at Balabay (Weary Bay) $75,000
2020-21 Ngai-Kungo-I People Inc Caring for Ngai-kungo-I People's Sacred Waters $55,000
2020-21 Watsonville Aboriginal Corporation Mbabaram Bringing Back Cultural Burning and protecting cultural heritage places - Watsonville $75,000
2021-22 Bromley Aboriginal Corporation Bromley Traditional Burning $74,971
2021-22 Cape Melville Flinders and Howick Islands Aboriginal Corporation Understanding Manyamarr (Altanmoui Ranges) $75,000
2021-22 Dabu Jajikal Aboriginal Corporation Heritage and Natural Values Survey & Site Management Plan for Agincourt Reef $75,000
2021-22 Everick Foundation Wulgurukaba Rangers on Yunbenun (Magnetic Island) $75,000
2021-22 Gunggari Native Title Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC Mount Moffatt Cultural Heritage: Site Survey and Management Plan $74,500
2021-22 Kaurareg Native Title Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC Mitigation of coastal erosion at Irrki $50,500
2021-22 Kuuku Ya'u Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC Kuuku Ya'u Aboriginal Freehold projects $75,000
2021-22 Muluridji Tribal Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC Eradication of Amazon Frogbit $75,000
2021-22 Muunthiwarra Aboriginal Corporation Reintroducing Traditional Burning on the Muunthiwarra Clan Estate $60,500
2021-22 Pitta Pitta Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC Marion Downs Station Aboriginal Huts – a Pitta Pitta cultural heritage project $63,386
2021-22 River Nations Indigenous Corporation Ecological Restoration of a Bularm Guvarl (beach-forest) $74,260
2021-22 Wanyurr-Majay Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC Madjabana Healing Country $74,900
2021-22 Western Kangoul Ltd The Cultural Landscape of Policeman's Lagoon, Western Kangoulu Country $75,000
2021-22 Yambangku Aboriginal Cultural Heritage and Tourism Development Aboriginal Corporation (YACHATDAC) 'Murra Yambangku' (Hands on Country) Project Phase 2 (Monitoring, Maintenance, Capacity Building and Cultural Exchange) $74,900