See just a few of our successes below.
Karijini Eco Retreat
Whitney Consulting secured our client Karijini Eco Retreat with $100,000 in funding via the recent Caravan Park Grant Program.
They will use this funding to upgrade their onsite tents and facilities, creating a whole new level of comfort and luxury for their visitors.
Cove Holiday Village
Whitney Consulting assisted our client Cover Holiday Village to secure $100,000 in the recent Caravan Park Grant Program.
This funding opportunity will assist them The funding will be used to install air conditioning units, along with upgrades to the chalets and enhance the visitor experience of their units.
Banksia Tourist Park
Whitney Consulting secured $100,000 for our client, Banksia Tourist Park in the recent Caravan Park Grant Program.
This funding success will allow them to expand their caravan park to include pet-friendly chalets! That’s right, you will be able to bring your furry friends along on your holidays when the project is completed.
Whitney Consulting secured our client TouchTech Australia with $43,544 in funding via the recent South-West Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants.
TouchTech will use this funding to fitout their new facility!!
This funding will allow them to expand and diversify its facilities by purchasing a CNC press brake machine to increase metal bending capability in the region and enable future expansion with the construction of a new workshop. The project will employ up to six staff and three apprentices once in production.
Whitney Consulting helped our client MCC Contractors to secure $149,000 in the recent Great Southern Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants.
This funding success will allow the expansion and a new integration facility in Denmark – to allow service, repair, and fabrication of machinery.
Narrogin Hawkes Football Club
Whitney Consulting secured our client Narrogin Hawkes Football Club $60,000 in funding under the Club Night Lights Small Grants Program.
This funding will allow the club to upgrade lighting at Clayton Road Oval in Narrogin.
Bettongia Pty Ltd
Whitney Consulting helped our client Bettongia Pty Ltd to secure $42,423 in the recent Wheatbelt Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants to expand their Santaleuca Sandalwood Nut Production.
Marlee Djinda Pty Ltd
Whitney Consulting assisted our client Marlee Djinda Pty Ltd to secure a massive $1.5 million in funding via the Emerging Aviation Technology Partnerships (EATP) Program.
This funding will allow them to build, certify and integrate a drone with cameras and sensors to deliver a Landcare management program on the lands of the Kanpa community within the Ngaanyatjarra Aboriginal Land Council in Western Australia.
Whitney Consulting helped our client Ningaloo Discovery to secure $65,000k in the Gascoyne Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants to refurbish their ageing catamaran for continued commercial use, in time for the 2023 eclipse.
Shire of Perenjori
Whitney Consulting secured our client Shire of Perenjori $878,702 in funding under the recent round of the Social Housing Economic Recovery Package (SHERP). This funding will allow the Shire to provide much needed dwellings to support those in need.
Whitney Consulting assisted our client Bethanie Housing to secure $15,000,000 via the Social Housing Economic Recovery Package (SHERP) to build 82 dwellings for those in need in both Dalyellup & Busselton and 50 apartments in Fremantle.
Whitney Consulting helped our client Lee Morunga to secure $14,710k in the Arts U15K Grant to produce, record, launch and promote her six song debut EP which illustrates her culture, life experiences and relationships as an Australian Maori.
East Fremantle Lawn Tennis Club
Whitney Consulting secured East Fremantle Lawn Tennis Club $16,223 via the Club Night Lights Program CNLP to upgrade their floodlighting to LED on their hard courts!
Burringurrah Community Aboriginal Corporation
Whitney Consulting assisted our client Burringurrah Community Aboriginal Corporation to secure $250k via the 2022-23 Community Stewardship Grants to use Natural Sequence Farming methods to restore the Burringurrah land with the intention of later expanding the project across the entire catchment to reduce erosion and flooding while also rehabilitating the land.
Shire of Bruce Rock
Whitney Consulting helped our client Shire of Bruce Rock to secure $105k in the Wheatbelt-Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants for the Bruce Rock Supermarket towards the construction and fit-out works of the new supermarket.
Whitney Consulting secured MG Corporation $1,675,083 in funding via the Preparing Australian Communities – Local Stream for their project that will improve the access roads to 17 remote Aboriginal communities outside Kununurra that become flooded and impassable during the wet season.
Shire of Ashburton
Whitney Consulting assisted our client Shire of Ashburton to secure $5 million via the Preparing Australian Communities – Local Stream to extend the existing Onslow seawall, which will improve the town’s resilience to tropical cyclones and flooding.
Seas It All
Whitney Consulting assisted our client Seas It All to secure $200k in the Goldfields-Esperance Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants to create two fully accessible, customised holiday apartments to cater for the growing accessible tourism market in Esperance.
Whitney Consulting helped our client Augment Agriculture to secure $200k for their Living Farm Expansion & New Integrated Facility Project via the Wheatbelt Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants which will see them develop a new head office and operations in the Wheatbelt town of York!
Whinbin Rock Farms
Whitney Consulting helped our client, Whinbin Rock Farms to secure $190k for their Specialist malting facility via the Wheatbelt Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants.
Kuarlu Marine Charters
Whitney Consulting assisted our client Kuarlu Marine Charters to secure $250,000 in funding throught thePilbara Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants to establish a marine charter operation in Onslow that will engage and train local youth while providing tourism experiences including sightseeing, fishing, whale watching, trips to the Mackerel and Montebello Islands, and cultural tours.
Whitney Consulting helped our client Tender Relief to secure $100,000 in funding through the Pilbara Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants to help build and promote an interactive software product and mobile app that in turn will help Pilbara businesses produce quality tender applications.
North West Short Stay
Whitney Consulting assisted our client, North West Short Stay, in securing $150,000 in funding via the Gascoyne Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants to develop a commercial laundry operation in Exmouth.
Lakeside Minerals Livestock
Whitney Consulting helped our client Lakeside Minerals Livestock to secure $150,000 in the recent round of the Kimberley Regional Economic Development (RED) grants to establish a processing plant to supply North West pastoralists with locally produced stock supplements, reducing product and freight costs for industry across the region.
Pingelly Recreation & Cultural Centre
Whitney Consulting helped our client Pingelly Recreation & Cultural Centre in securing $50,000 under the Club Night Lights Program for the installation of LED lighting on six synthetic tennis courts and a ten rink synthetic bowling green.
Whitney Consulting helped our client, Bethanie, to secure $5 million in funding to construct a seniors’ social housing apartment complex in Fremantle under the Social Housing Economic Recovery Package (SHERP) New Build grant program.
Weelhamby Unit Trust
$393,100 in funding to increase soil microbial and fungal activity, minimise water run-off and reduce loss of topsoil to boost carbon in the soil.
$345,500 in funding to engage with Traditional Owners to revegetate the 250ha property with biodiverse plantings to create extensive wildlife corridors and stock shelter areas alongside carbon sequestration.
Swan Valley Sporting and Community Club
Rural Edge Australia
Rural Edge Australia engaged Whitney Consulting to write their application for the National Farm Safety Education Fund: Improving Farm Safety Practices that saw them awarded $261,048 to create an online national program using existing farm safety training.
Shire of Bruce Rock
Whitney Consulting assisted our client Shire of Bruce Rock in securing $105,000 in Round 4 of the Wheatbelt Regional Economic (RED) Grants towards the construction and fit-out works of a new supermarket.
Chaff City secured $90,000 in funding under Round 4 of the Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants thanks to our grant application. This funding will be used for equipment for their muesli and grain mix production.
Whinbin Rock Farms
Whitney Consulting’s client Whinbin Rock Farms secured $190,000 under Round 4 of the Wheatbelt Regional Economic (RED) Grants which they will be using for their bespoke malting facility.
Shire of Derby West Kimberley
Whitney Consulting assisted our client, the Shire of Derby/West Kimberley in securing $110,000 in the recent Building Better Regions Fund Round 5, for their project Sculptures on the Marsh – an art tourism destination.
The project will showcase Derby’s culture, indigenous artists and natural assets, bringing a sense of identity to the community and driving economic growth and jobs creation by attracting more visitors from their Gibb River Road adventure to visit and stay overnight in Derby.
Shire of Ashburton
Whitney Consulting assisted our client, Shire of Ashburton in securing $606,798 from the Department of Transport for Round 26 of the Recreational Boating Facilities Scheme. The funds will help build a new boat ramp and floating finger jetty at the Onslow Community Boating Precinct.
Wheatbelt Natural Resource Management Inc
Whitney Consulting helped our client secure $245,000 of funding via the 2021-22 Community Stewardship Grants. Their project will trial and demonstrate the triple bottom line outcomes that can be achieved by planning and implementing regenerative practices on a coordinated catchment scale across the Gabby Quoi Quoi catchment on the North Mortlock River.
It will establish a process for catchment level planning that is replicable and provide Wheatbelt NRM with enhanced capability to deliver this planning across the region.
City of Bunbury
Whitney Consulting helped our client, the City of Bunbury secure an impressive $4,400,000 for the recent round 5 of the Building Better Regions Fund, to build new multi-purpose elite sporting facility at Hands Oval. This project will create a sustainable, multi-purpose sports facility accommodating year-round sport, recreation and community activities that acts as a catalyst to developing the region as a sporting destination.
Shire of Ashburton
Whitney Consulting helped our client, the Shire of Ashburton secure $300,000 in funding via Round 5 of the Building Better Regions Fund, for the expansion and upgrade of the Tom Price Skate Park. This project will include the addition of more skating space and contemporary skating features to address current capacity constraints along with amenity upgrades, improving community connections and recreation options, making Tom Price a more attractive place to live and work.
Ngala Community Services
Whitney Consulting helped secure $275k for our client Ngala Community Services to develop to build a customised platform that supports Ngala’s model of care. Enabling evidence driven decision-making, with live updates to provide a contemporary understanding of our client’s status and needs.
Whitney Consulting assisted the Pinjarra Bakery to secure $100,000 to upgrade its distribution centre and equipment to improve efficiency and production capacity to take advantage of increasing wholesale market opportunities and to support its recently opened fourth store.
Community Sport and Recreation Facilities Fund
Whitney Consulting helped our client, CRISP Wireless secure $3.7 million in the recent Federal Government Regional Connectivity Program to help improve connectivity in the Wheatbelt – a technology game changer for both businesses and residents of the area!
Grower Group Alliance (GGA)
Whitney Consulting helped our client, Grower Group Alliance, with their successful tender submission securing $8 Million! This funding is for the establishment of a Drought Resilience Innovation Hub that will oversee the co-design and delivery of innovative projects and practises aimed at boosting drought resilience and agricultural productivity.
Jarrahfall Bushcamp secured the highest amount awarded in Round 3 of the Peel Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants of $170,000. Owner, Clayton Fredericks, said “Tara made the process extremely simple and produced an amazing application for us. Tara got us exactly what we needed. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Tara for any grant application”.
This funding will be used to upgrade accommodation, the mess hall and activity centre to increase visitor capacity and enable diversification of target markets driving tourism visitation to the Dwellingup area.
Rural Regional & Remote Women's Network of WA
Whitney Consulting worked with the Rural Regional and Remote Women’s Network of WA to secure $103,800 via the Lotterywest, Resilient Community Organisation Stream towards reinstating resources and system upgrades to enable the organisation to deliver core services in a new way in response to COVID-19.
This funding will ensure that women in regional, remote, and rural communities remain connected and resilient, reducing their isolation and supporting their mental health.
Jarrahdale Equestrian Arena
Whitney Consulting assisted the Jarrahdale Equestrian Arena to secure $80,000 in funding through the Regional Economic Development (RED) Grants towards the construction of an all-weather shed structure, stables, and viewing platform which will enable the arena to be used in all weather conditions and in the evening enabling the business to increase productivity and offer a high-quality tourism product.
Owner, Salli Galvin said “Amazing team of professionals that understand the grant writing and application process so very well. We were successful with our application and there is absolutely no way we could have done it without Tara and her team. Highly recommend”
Pilbara Universities Centre
Whitney Consulting reviewed and provided feedback on the Pilbara Universities Centre business case to the Federal Regional Study Hubs program. The business case successfully secured $3 million to establish the Centre, which will result in significant benefits to the Pilbara region.
Regional Agricultural Show Development Grants
Whitney Consulting had a 100% success rate in 2020 in the Regional Agricultural Show Development Grants.
We worked with the York Agricultural Society Incorporated to secure $121,000, Esperance & Districts Agricultural Society to secure $19,494 and the Quairading Agricultural Society Inc. which was awarded $81,710.
Denham Seaside Caravan Park
Whitney Consulting assisted int he securing of $125,000 in funding for the Denham Seaside Caravan Park Enhancement and Expansion project. The project will increase capacity and quality of caravanning and camping experiences available in Denham and the greater Shark Bay area.
Shire of Pingelly
Whitney Consulting assisted the Shire of Pingelly to secure $1 million in funding via the Australian Drought Communities Programme. This funding will contribute to the upgrade of the undeveloped sections of Memorial Park to increase options for tourism, provide more support for businesses and provide spaces for the whole community.
The project will include additional playspaces for all ages, shade, multi-use community areas, as well as an electric vehicle charging station installed.
Esperance Jetty Redevelopment
Whitney Consulting helped secure $4 million in funding for the Shire of Esperance’s Jetty Redevelopment through the Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF) grant program. Our application was described by the Minister as being “a first-class application”.
The project will replace the collapsing Esperance Jetty and provide a tourist and recreational asset for the town.
Nannup Timber Processing
Whitney Consulting wrote one of only 16 applications Australia-wide (from 337 submissions) to be allocated funding under Stage 1 of the Regional Growth Fund. $22.9 million in funding was nominally allocated to our client, Nannup Timber Processing for the construction of a plywood veneer peeling facility, pending a Stage 2 submission. The assessor described our application as “one of the best applications.
Shire of East Pilbara
Whitney Consulting worked with the Shire of East Pilbara to secure funding of $85,000 for their Economic Development and Tourism Strategy and Land-Use Strategy, 2019-2024.
Grower Group Alliance
Whitney Consulting helped secure State Government funding of $4.38 million for the Grower Group Alliance to better support grower groups in Western Australia.
The funds will stimulate on-the-ground innovation in the agriculture and food sector, while also supporting regional job growth.
Scaddan Country Club
Whitney Consulting assisted the Shire of Esperance to secure $365,000 in funding from Lotterywest for refurbishment and extensions to the existing Scaddan Country Club.
The funding will allow for a new community function area, crèche room, storage area, undercover play area and playground.
York Motorcycle Festival
Whitney Consulting, in partnership with CreativeIQ, wrote the successful application that resulted in the York Motorcycle Festival securing multi-year funding under the 2019-20 Regional Event Scheme.
This funding will ensure the future of the festival, which is one of the biggest events held in the historic town of York; and is the major motorbike industry event in Western Australia!
St Basils Aged Care Facility
Whitney Consulting helped St Basils secure $402,000 in Lotterywest funding to build a new premises.
This exciting new development will provide ample office space for administration staff and visitors, employee training facilities, state-of-the-art commercial kitchen and dining facilities, plus purpose built Day Centre