Sports Funding announced – June 2009

The June 2009 round of Sunshine Coast Regional Council Grants for the Maleny District saw several Maleny sporting organisations receive funding, amongst them MDSRC members:

Maleny Tennis Club $15,000 for renovation of their clubhouse. Maleny Cricket Club $4,910 to replace the synthetic covers on the Aub Cork Oval concrete pitch and for the purchase of cricket gear.

Maleny Equestrian Club Funding – April – 2009

The Maleny Equestrian Group is delighted to have received $10,000 from Councillor Jenny McKay to fund lighting for their arena at the Showgrounds.

Cr McKay has made the funds available under her Capital Works Program. They are now in a position to proceed with lighting the Arena, which will extend the use and ability to train outside of school hours as we come into winter.”

Maleny Swimming Club Funding – November 2008

Sunshine Coast Regional Council allocated $34,000 in funding to Maleny Swim Club for the 08/09 swim season.

Jenny McKay worked hard to secure this for the club, who are looking forward to a good season this summer.

Witta Recreation Reserve Plan – November 2008

The Sunshine Coast Regional Council’s 2009/10 budget allocated $150,000 for the implementation of the master plan at Witta Recreation Reserve and Sports Ground.