Southern Phone Grants Scheme

Southern Phone provides telecommunications services in the region and returns annual dividends to local Council shareholders through the Southern Phone Grants Scheme. 

The Southern Phone Grants Scheme has seen community groups in the region benefit from approximately $150,000 during 2014/2015. 

Keep an eye on this page for more information on the next round of the Scheme. 

For more information on the Scheme overall, including previous recipients, please visit the Southern Phone website.
Congratulations to the local Community Projects awarded Southern Phone Grants in 2014/2015: 

  • Delegate School of Arts Committee - Stage lighting
  • Platypus Pals - Construction of Cob Oven
  • Delegate Tennis Club Inc. - Upgrading Clubhouse
  • Bombala & District Historical Society - Collection of oral histories of the district
  • Bombala Exhibition Ground Management Committee - Additional tables for Exhibition Hall
  • St Marys Parish - Refurbishment of facilities
  • Cooma Universities Centre - Academic Skills Workshop
  • Nimmitabel Cemetery Committee - Niche Wall
  • Cooma Gymnastics Club Inc. - Flooring and repair project and equipment loan
  • Cooma United Rugby League Football Club - PA system for Cooma Showground
  • Snowy Mountains MTB Club Inc. - Mt Gladstone Trail Head Sign
  • Jindabyne Tigers Cricket Club - Cricket nets
  • Friends of Dalgety Women's Day - Dalgety Women's Day 2016
  • Berridale Pool, Hall & Oval Committee - Cricket Pitch extension
  • Adaminaby Campdraft Association - Event funding
  • Jindabyne Little Athletics - Purchase equipment and club shirts
  • Jindabyne Pony Club - Gutter, eaves, water tank supply
  • Lions Club of Bombala, installation of sculptures along the community walking river track
  • Cathcart School of Arts, purchase catering equipment
  • Early Settlers Hut Committee, purchase new tables and chairs
  • Delegate P&A Society, purchase new tables for exhibitions
  • St Joseph's Bombala Playgroup, purchase new equipment and storage
  • Bombala Golf Club, purchase automated defibrillator
  • Delegate Progress Association, new display cabinets and seating
  • Nimmitabel Men’s Shed, Shed restoration
  • Monaro Early Intervention Service, Occupational therapy services
  • Cooma University Centre, Technology supply for distance education students
  • Aitchison Cottage, Berridale Community Garden
  • Adaminaby Youth & Community Recreational Committee, Construction of a BMX/MTB Pump Track at Scenic Drive
  • Jindabyne Trail Stewardship, Public shared Trail link construction at Copper Tom Point
  • Jindabyne Chamber of Commerce, Community Marquee
  • Berridale Beautification Committee, Promotion of Berridale’s beautification activities
  • Lake Light Sculptures Inc., Event support for the sculpture awards