Victorian Veterans Fund

Lists approved grants for the Victorian Veterans Fund 2019-20.

The Victorian Veterans Fund was established under the Veterans Act 2005. Revenue for the Veterans Fund comes from the Community Support Fund (CSF) and is equal to one day’s revenue of the CSF.

Grants totalling $379,706 were approved for 36 projects through the Victorian Veterans Fund, distributed under the Victoria Remembers Minor Grant Program during the financial year ending 30 June 2020. Grant recipients are detailed in the table below.

Victorian Veterans Fund 2019-2020 grant recipients (Victoria Remembers Minor Grant Program)

Organisation Project Amount
Ararat Legacy Inc Project Remembrance 2020 $2,500
Australian National Veterans Arts Museum March to Art: Place Exhibition $8,000
Banyule City Council Homefront Sculptures Education Resources $8,200
Bass Valley Friends of the RSL Remembering the Boer War $675
Battle of Australia Foundation in Victoria Battle for Australia Ceremony $10,000
Borough of Queenscliffe ANZAC Commemoration Project $7,000
Briagolong RSL Sub-Branch ANZAC Park Memorial Wall Briagolong $2,600
Brimbank City Council Sassella Park Servicemen and Servicewomen Monument $15,000
Buchan South Avenue of Honour Buchan South Avenue of Honour War Memorial $28,344
Charlton RSL Sub Branch RSL WWII Remembrance Mural $10,000
City of Ballarat Ballarat ANZAC Day Commemorative Services $9,000
Cohuna/Leitchville RSL Sub-Branch Boer Korean & other conflicts War Monument $13,127
Darwin Defenders 1942-45 Melbourne Branch Commemoration of the Bombing of Darwin $4,03
Federation University Australia The Lucas Girls and World War One Soldiers $10,500
Jamieson Community Group & Assoc. Bodies Inc. Matthews Reserve Avenue of Honour - Brass Plaques $23,238
Lara RSL Museum from the Veterans to the Community $7,522
Lemnos Gallipoli Commemorative Committee Inc Annual Commemorative Service equipment $2,500
Maldon RSL Sub-Branch Preservation and Presentation of Memorabilia $1,972
Melbourne Legacy 2020 Legacy ANZAC Commemoration Student Ceremony $18,000
Military History and Heritage Inc Production of a history of 'Guinea Gold' $4,000
Mt Macedon Memorial Cross Council for Commemorative Services Inc 2020 Mt Macedon ANZAC Dawn Service $9,000
National Trust of Australia (Victoria) Remembering Napier Waller: An exhibition of wartime $15,000
National Vietnam Veterans Museum Ltd Honouring their service through display of uniform $7,746
Rotary Club of Templestowe Manningham Schools ANZAC Service $3,800
Royal United Services Institute of Victoria Incorporated Additional Map and Book Storage $5,797
Sale RSL & Community Sub-Branch Remembering World War Two $2,000
Shrine of Remembrance 'Love and War' Shrine exhibition $27,000
Sir Edward Weary Dunlop Medical Research Foundation Sir Edward 'Weary' Dunlop Commemorative Service $4,000
Soldiers Memorial Institute Military Museum Anzac Spirits $21,758
Tatura RSL Sub-Branch Tower Mural $27,787
Torquay RSL Sub-Branch ANZAC Day Dawn Service 2020 $14,000
Traralgon Cemetery Trust War Memorial Precinct $7,808
Traralgon RSL Sub-Branch Inc. Giant Screen ANZAC Day $5,000
Vasey RSL Care Frankston South Wall of Remembrance $19,000
Walwa Services Memorial Hall Storing Our Memories $18,800
Wonthaggi RSL Sub-Branch Bass Virtual Honour Board web page $5,000
Total Victorian Veterans Fund $379,706