More shire Scouts projects funded from COVID stimulus funding

$44,000 grant: Lilli Pilli Scout Hall will have its leaking roof replaced. Picture: Google
$44,000 grant: Lilli Pilli Scout Hall will have its leaking roof replaced. Picture: Google

More Scout groups in Sutherland Shire will benefit from a $7.75 million injection of funds into facilities on Crown Land as part of the state government's COVID-19 stimulus program.

State MPs Mark Speakman (Cronulla) and Lee Evans (Heathcote) announced the grants, which include:

Cronulla electorate:

  • Lilli Pilli Scout Hall ($44,000) - replacement of leaking roof.
  • 1st Grays Point Scout Hall ($33,000) - repairs to 50 year old steel uprights, deteriorated due to saltwater environment.
  • Cronulla Water Activities Scout Centre ($22,000) - replacement of decayed boat ramp and skid.

Heathcote electorate:

  • Woronora Scout Hall ($55,000) - replacement of leaking and decayed roof.
  • Heathcote Training Centre ($140,000) - renovation of caretakers cottage.
  • Heathcote Training Centre ($55,000) - renovation of warden's accommodation.
  • Heathcote Training Centre ($22,000) - removal of asbestos ceiling in Gymea Lodge ablutions block.
  • Heathcote Training Centre ($23,000) - replacement of decayed 60 year old assembly building awning.
  • Heathcote Training Centre ($17,000) - renovation of assembly building kitchen.
  • Heathcote Training Centre ($17,000) - replacement of feature wall in assembly building, damaged by termites. Repaint walls. Refurnish parquetry floor
  • Camp Coutts, Waterfall ($175,000) - replacement of ceilings, restoration of warden's hut, new roof and other repairs.

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