Heritage in the Tweed is set to benefit from $68,000 in grants under the NSW Government Heritage Grants Program, Member for Tweed Geoff Provest announced today.

Mr Provest said these grants would help local communities across NSW to know, value and care for heritage.

“I am pleased to announce the following grants:

  • $50,000 to Tweed Byron Local Aboriginal Land Council for Protecting our Headlands and;
  • $18,000 to Burringbar Community Association Inc for Burringbar’s Heritage and Discovery Trail

“Our heritage brings benefit to all the community, enriching our lives, improving our wellbeing and helping to stimulate the local economy. I congratulate these grant recipients for their contribution to protecting and celebrating our heritage.”

The 2021-23 grants will see $5.5 million awarded to over 220 projects statewide across three categories: Aboriginal Cultural Heritage, Caring for State Heritage and Community Heritage.

For more information about the projects and the NSW Government’s Heritage Grants, see https://www.heritage.nsw.gov.au/grants/.