Previous Successes

Whitney Consulting write winning applications to fund your projects. We are WA’s most in demand grant writers, having secured over $50 million in funding for our clients!

See just a few of our successes below.

 

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.

MG Corporation

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 Onslow

Whitney Consulting assisted our client Shire of Onslow 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.

Augment Agriculture

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! 

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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.

Tender Relief

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.

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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.

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Bethanie

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

Whitney Consulting worked with Weelhamby Unit Trust to secure funding for two projects under Round 1 of the Carbon Farming and Land Restoration Program – ACCU Plus.

$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.

Augment Agriculture

Whitney Consulting helped our client, Augment Agriculture in securing $200,000 under Round 4 of the Wheatbelt Regional Economic (RED) Grants for their Living Farm Expansion & New Integrated Facility Project which will see them develop a new head office and operations in the Wheatbelt town of York!

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Swan Valley Sporting and Community Club

Swan Valley Sporting and Community Club partnered with Whitney Consulting to prepare a business case and grant applications that secured $134,247 in funding through the Community Sporting And Recreation Facilities Fund (CSRFF) to upgrade their club changerooms AND $255,564 under the Club Night Lights Program for the Installation of lighting to the football and cricket ovals.

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.

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Chaff City

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Pinjarra Bakery

 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.

 

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Community Sport and Recreation Facilities Fund

In 2020, we helped a number of clients to secure funding through the Community Sport and Recreation Facilities Fund, including $750,000 for City of Geraldton’s Aquarena Outdoor Pool, $400,000 for the Town of Cottesloe’s Anderson Pavillion and $111,000 for synthetic turf for the Narrogin Bowls Club.

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CRISP Wireless

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!

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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.

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Jarrahfall Bushcamp

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 WA

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

 

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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!

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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