Glencore Community Partnership Program



Glencore Community Partnership Program
The Glencore Community Program North Queensland
has supported several social infrastructure initiatives
since 2005, including the development of the Mount
Isa Family Fun Park, Townsville’s Ronald McDonald
House and the Cloncurry Community Precinct.
These social infrastructure initiatives provide
long-lasting and tangible benefits to the
north Queensland communities
in which we live and work.
Letter from our
Chief Operating Officers
In 2014 the Glencore Community Program North Queensland (GCPNQ)
entered its tenth year of working in partnership with community organisations
to address the areas of greatest need in the Queensland communities
where our employees live and work.
The program demonstrates our commitment to
Queensland and our belief that communities
should benefit from our operations, both in the
short and long term.
Since its establishment in 2005 our partnership
programs have invested almost $28 million in the
north Queensland communities of Mount Isa,
Cloncurry, Camooweal, Townsville and
Bowen and more broadly throughout
Queensland, forming partnerships with
charities, schools, community groups and
government departments to help make a
difference to people across our region.
In 2014 we’re proud to announce over $1.2 million
will be invested into eleven community partners
who have been chosen for their projects that will
improve vital services and facilities in our north
Queensland communities.
Our partnerships are supporting six key areas:
Social and Community Development – to
develop community capacity and to address social
disadvantage including poverty and homelessness
Education – to break the generational cycle of
educational disadvantage
Health – to support the delivery of essential
health and community services
Environment – to support programs focused
on the protection of environmental values
Enterprise and Job Creation – to generate jobs
and provide skills for disadvantaged people
Arts and Culture – to support the development
of local arts and cultural programs including the
protection of Indigenous languages and culture.
We’re confident these programs are making a real
difference and look forward to seeing the success
of our 2014 partners.
Mike Westerman,
Chief Operating Officer,
Copper Assets North Queensland
Greg Ashe,
Chief Operating Officer,
Zinc Assets Australia
“Living over 900 kilometres away from the closest neonatal intensive care unit
in Queensland, new parents Dan and Marie Horskins from Mount Isa were faced
with the challenge of delivering their newborn baby in Mount Isa at only
29 weeks. Following the birth of their baby boy who weighed only
1.55 kilograms, the Townsville Ronald McDonald House provided
them a home away from home for over two months and was
Marie’s support system as baby Sonny grew stronger and
stronger each day. Sonny is growing into a healthy
baby boy.” – Paul Rissman, Ronald McDonald House
North Queensland Chairman.
Ronald McDonald House
Family Wing Crisis Accommodation
“Ninety-eight per cent of families who stay with us come from regional areas of
north Queensland, and we receive daily feedback from our families that Ronald
McDonald House provides them with a home away from home and a friendly and
caring environment that supports the entire family unit.” – Paul Rissman,
Ronald McDonald House North Queensland Chairman.
The Ronald McDonald House Charity is an
independent, non-profit organisation, that helps
seriously ill children and their families when
they need it most, by providing emergency
accommodation close by the Hospital.
Glencore contributed $1 million to the Ronald
McDonald House Charity in Townsville to help
construct a new 12 bedroom accommodation
wing at Townsville’s Ronald McDonald House,
to provide emergency accommodation for
parents and families who have seriously ill
children staying in The Townsville Hospital.
The $3 million new accommodation wing was
completed in late 2012, doubling the capacity of the
Townsville Ronald McDonald House, making the
service available to more people from rural and
regional north Queensland while their children
stay in The Townsville Hospital.
Paul Rissman, Ronald McDonald House North
Queensland Chairman, said due to growing
demand for their services, the original 12 room
accommodation complex was always filled to
capacity with families who required this critical
“Through our partnership with Glencore we have
doubled the capacity of the House and we can now
accommodate more north Queensland families in
need,” Paul says.
Living in north west Queensland can often mean
that specialist care is a long way from home, and
without access to the House, a large number of
families would need to go to great expense to be
with their children while they undergo specialist
treatment at The Townsville Hospital.
One of those families was Marie and Dan Horskins
of Mount Isa whose lives were turned upside
down by the unexpected premature birth of their
baby Sonny.
Following the birth of their baby boy who
only weighed 1.55 kilograms the uncertainty
surrounding both Marie and her newborn’s health
was an insurmountable challenge to deal with,
however the stress of what was to come was in
some way relieved by the safe haven of the Ronald
McDonald House and their friendly staff who feel
like family to Marie and Dan.
“Living so close to the hospital, I was able to
see Sonny as much as I wanted, and speak with
others in similar situations. It helped me feel less
alone with Dan at work 900 kilometres away.
Everything you could think of was taken care of
by the friendly staff and volunteers at the Ronald
McDonald House from getting baby supplies
to eating a healthy meal, the team were truly
amazing,” Marie says.
Over 2,000 families have used the accommodation
facility since it opened, many of them from
Mount Isa, Cloncurry and surrounding
communities, and some of them were
Glencore employees and their families.
Past, Present, Future: The Cloncurry Community Precinct was officially opened in
August 2012 and is a central hub for the Cloncurry community.
Photo supplied by Through the Looking Glass Studio.
Cloncurry Shire Council
Cloncurry Community Precinct
We were proud to provide $2.75 million towards the Cloncurry Community
Precinct, partnering with Cloncurry Shire Council, the Queensland Government
and the Australian Federal Government to deliver this important infrastructure
project for Cloncurry.
The $8 million Precinct lies in the heart of
Cloncurry’s business district and incorporates
the Ernest Henry Mining Function Rooms, Bob
McDonald Library, Dr David Harvey-Sutton
Gallery and the refurbished Cloncurry Shire Hall,
all centred on Community Open Space.
This modern facility has improved existing
infrastructure, which was unable to provide
sufficient space and services for the town’s
diverse needs, whilst preserving a rich part of
the community’s history.
Andrew Daniels, Mayor of Cloncurry Shire,
says the Precinct has helped to make Cloncurry
a more attractive place to live and be.
Since opening in August 2012, the Precinct has
hosted several major events including two balls,
conferences and art shows, as well as a continuous
stream of smaller community gatherings.
In 2013, the building was awarded State Winner
in the Queensland Excellence in Construction
Awards for Sporting and Community Facilities
$5 million – $20 million category and was a finalist
in the Regional Achievement and Community
Awards for Energy and Sustainability.
The facility will no doubt remain a vital part of
the Cloncurry community for future generations
to enjoy.
“With this premier facility we can not only
provide top class venues and recreational
and learning facilities for our community but
attract new business and services to our town,”
Mayor Daniels says.
The Dazzle Ball was one event held to mark the official opening of the Cloncurry Community Precinct
In 2014, eleven north Queensland community groups have been chosen to
receive over $1.2 million in funding to address the areas of most need such as
homelessness, patients recovering from addiction, and school holiday programs
to empower young people.
2014 Partnerships
The Salvation Army Mount Isa
Recovery Services Centre
The Salvation Army is one of the world’s largest
providers of social aid and focuses on a wide range
of social support services.
Our partnership with the Salvation Army will
fund capital improvements to the Salvation Army
Mount Isa Recovery Services Centre, formerly
known as KASH, the Kalkadoon Aboriginal
Sobriety House.
The centre provides residential treatment recovery
from addiction services for Aboriginal and Torres
Strait Islander clients.
The funding will assist with capital improvements
of the facilities including water collection,
storage and reticulation system, solar power and
evaporative cooling systems.
City Development Officer
The Mount Isa Chamber of Commerce is a
proactive force involved in employment issues,
regional and economic development, government
relations, tourism and events management in
Mount Isa.
The GCPNQ has partnered with the Mount
Isa Chamber of Commerce and the Mount Isa
City Council to finance a City Development
Officer position.
The role is to position Mount Isa as a premier
destination to work, live, visit, holiday and to
host events including business, sporting and
networking conferences.
Jangawala Drop-in Centre kitchen renovation
The Roman Catholic Trust Corporation for the
Diocese of Townsville is The Catholic Diocese
which covers the north west Queensland region
encompassing Mount Isa’s Good Shepherd Parish
and its Jangawala homeless kitchen.
Our partnership with the Roman Catholic Trust
Corporation will assist to upgrade the Jangawala
Drop-in Centre kitchen which provides 250
meals per week for Mount Isa’s homeless and
itinerant people. The kitchen provides a daily
nutritious meal at the Jangawala Drop-in Centre
and food parcels are also available through
Emergency Relief.
Renovations include a new kitchen, a new
extended pantry, serving counter, and to
construct an external shaded and eating area.
PCYC refurbishment project
Mount Isa PCYC has been established over
30 years and provides fun, safe and healthy sport
and recreation, offering a variety of affordable
activities and programs suitable for all ages.
The GCPNQ has partnered with the Mount Isa
PCYC to assist with it’s refurbishment to enable
the continuous delivery of quality targeted
and affordable programming for the Mount
Isa community. Funding assists to refurbish the
bathrooms, kitchen, guttering, flooring, installation
of a community notice board and new gym
Pool heating project
Following our successful partnership with Mount
Isa City Council to heat the 50 metre Mount Isa
pool in 2013, we are once again partnering with
Mount Isa Swim Squad member Liam Sweeney trains at the Mount Isa Pool
the Mount Isa City Council to extend the heating
process for the leisure pool for toddlers and
young children.
This enables the facility to remain open year
round, meaning greater access for toddlers and
young children to learn to swim and participate
in other lifestyle activities, helping to increase the
liveability of Mount Isa.
Our partnership with the school will fund the
installation of furniture, equipment and air
conditioning for the Science Room and Laboratory
in the Junior Secondary Building.
The introduction of an additional, quality
education option is expected to increase the
retention and attraction rates of families to
the Cloncurry community.
Shade for Primary classes and Seniors’ Retreat
Youth and Community Engagement Coordinator
Cloncurry State School is a co-educational state
school with approximately 320 students from Prep to
Year 12. Our partnership with Cloncurry State
School will provide a pergola in the Prep play area,
shade outside Primary classrooms and a Seniors’
Retreat outside the Year 11 and 12 classrooms.
Cloncurry PCYC is committed to youth
development and improving the lifestyle
of the local community through sport and
recreational activities.
With the extreme temperatures in North West
Queensland, sun protection is a priority for the
school. Additional shade will encourage students
to be more active and spend time outside, while
reducing the risk of sun and heat-related illnesses.
Science Laboratory fit-out
St Joseph’s Catholic School is a catholic
co-educational school with more than 200
students from Prep to Year 9.
The school expanded to secondary education
in 2014, offering a second option for Cloncurry
students entering Year 8 and 9.
Our three year partnership will enable Cloncurry
PCYC to employ a Youth and Community
Engagement Coordinator who will develop a long
term Crime Prevention Strategy for Cloncurry
and surrounding communities, including Dajarra,
McKinlay, Normanton and Karumba.
The Coordinator will develop a holistic approach
to crime prevention and will implement programs
such as Drum Beat, Team UP and other recognised
PCYC Youth Leadership programs.
Working directly with local youth, the programs
will target the causes of youth crime, including
boredom, lack of supervision and lack of
engagement activities.
“Sport for Life is an exciting community event for the children and young
people of Cloncurry and Mount Isa. We always receive a great response to
our programs and it’s a great way for kids to get involved in sport and learn
some important healthy lifestyle messages throughout the program.”
– Eleanor Cesari, Program Manager at Stride Foundation
Stride Foundation
Sport for Life program
“My son is young but loved all aspects of the program. He was excited and keen to
attend every day. Having structured programs that cost the lower socio-economic
families in our community nothing are amazing. Being geographically isolated
makes these programs even more invaluable to us.” – Heidi Rix, Parent
Stride Foundation is a non-profit, non-government
organisation dedicated to helping improve the
physical, mental and social well-being of young
people and their communities.
Stride works with young people in communities
across Australia who may be disadvantaged through
poverty, suffering, distress and helplessness.
Through the GCPNQ, we have partnered with
the Stride Foundation to deliver the Sport for Life
program in Mount Isa since 2011. The program is
aimed at young people aged 14–18 years and uses
high profile sporting role models to deliver health
education and life skills workshops to young
people living in remote communities.
Sport for Life workshops were held each term
with students from Sunset Primary School,
Healy State School, Central State School and
Townview Primary School attending hip hop,
soccer, basketball, ball skills and yoga workshops
throughout 2013.
The hip hop workshops, delivered with the
Indigenous Hip Hop Project (IHHP), were led by
local resident and recent IHHP recruit, Jericho
Young. Jericho’s involvement was well received by
students who were excited to recognise a local as
their mentor.
Lauren Colthorpe (Australian Matildas), Rachel
Flanagan (Australian Opals) and Sophie Smith
(Olympic Bronze Medallist – Water Polo) led
the soccer, basketball and ball skills workshops,
respectively, as well as “Healthy Habits” and
“How Feelings Effect Behaviour” interactive
activities, reinforcing the importance of leading
healthy lifestyles and introducing simple and
manageable habits for students to enjoy.
In 2013 we also expanded our partnership to deliver
Stride’s On the Ball program in Cloncurry and
Mount Isa. On the Ball incorporates basketball and
Australian Football League workshops delivered
during school holidays, encouraging young people
from 6–15 years to participate in sporting activities
Healy State School children meet Olympic swimmer
Chris Wright
and be inspired through engagement with role
models from the Australian Institute of Sport.
Working with Cloncurry PCYC to deliver On the
Ball in Cloncurry, more than 40 youth attended the
first program during the April school holidays.
This number grew to 51 for the December
workshops, demonstrating the successful
introduction of Stride Foundation and their
programs to the community.
Due to its success, we will continue to support the
Sport for Life program in Cloncurry and Mount Isa
in 2014 with an additional $85,000, taking our total
funding contribution over four years to $375,000.
Eleanor Cesari, Program Manager at Stride
Foundation, said Sport for Life had received
fantastic feedback from North West communities
and Stride is excited to bring the program back
for another year.
The Perc Tucker Regional Gallery initiatives
Perc Tucker Regional Gallery is Townsville’s
premier regional art gallery, offering a dynamic
range of local, national and international
exhibitions complemented by workshops, talks
and a host of other programs.
2014 sees the continuation of Glencore’s successful
partnership with the Perc Tucker Regional Gallery
to fund the Percival Portrait Award 2014, Strand
Ephemera 2015; Children’s Exhibition 2014 and
2015, and the development of the National Touring
Program 2014 and 2015.
protective behaviours program delivered to grade
one students in a classroom setting for one hour
each week, for five weeks.
The focus of the program is to reduce the risk and
consequences of harm for children by providing
them with the skills to speak up if they experience
harm or feel unsafe.
Using early learning principals, Learn to be Safe
with Emmy helps kids to identify their feelings
in situations where they feel safe and unsafe, and
most importantly, what to do if they feel unsafe or
find themselves in unsafe situations.
The Shed Shop
The Bowen Community Council is a not for
profit organisation staffed by volunteers. The
Bowen Community Council will use the funds to
construct a shed to be used to sell second hand
furniture and household goods. Funds generated
from the goods will then fund ongoing projects
such as the soup kitchen.
2013 Partnerships
Curry Men’s Shed
In 2013, we partnered with Cloncurry PCYC
to establish the Curry Men’s Shed, Cloncurry’s
version of the Australia-wide Men’s Shed initiative.
The Curry Men’s Shed aims to advance the
health and well-being of local men of all ages by
providing opportunities to come together to work
on projects, share skills and provide support to
other members.
The official opening of the Shed in 2013 attracted
almost 150 community members and since then
the committee has hosted a variety of projects
including a mental health workshop, building
Santa’s sleigh for the Cloncurry Christmas Festival
and hosting regular open days for residents to use
the facilities for individual projects.
Learn to be Safe with Emmy
Act for Kids is a charity working tirelessly to
provide free services to prevent and treat child
abuse and neglect.
The GCPNQ partnered with Act of Kids for the
Learn to be Safe with Emmy program which is a
Empowering children through reading
Books in Homes Australia is a registered notfor-profit charitable organisation that helps
underprivileged children improve their literacy
skills and develop and maintain a love for reading.
The GCPNQ partnered with Books in Homes to
provide books to students across ten schools within
the north Queensland communities of Bowen,
Cloncurry, Mount Isa, Camooweal and Townsville.
Through the program every student at these
schools receives nine books a year, over two years,
to take home and start building their own home
libraries, increasing their exposure to quality
reading material and fostering a greater love of
reading that will hopefully last for a lifetime.
Students choose books from a Preview Pack of
48 books which is donated to each school library
each term.
Due to the success of this partnership, and demand
from students, families and teachers alike, this
partnership will continue until 2014.
Environment and Community Project Officer
Southern Gulf Catchments is a communitybased organisation responsible for strategic
and sustainable natural resource management,
planning and implementation in the southern
Gulf of Carpentaria region of north west
Southern Gulf Catchments facilitates a range of
environmental management, conservation and
biodiversity programs. The organisation assists
north west Queensland and Gulf communities in
facilitating natural resource management activities
ranging from weed control, riparian protection,
biodiversity conservation and improved grazing
management to fire management and coastal
Mount Isa Girl Guides Holly Bawden and Rachel Brennan planting a garden bed thanks to the Southern Gulf Catchments
community projects
Our partnership with Southern Gulf Catchments
formed in 2011 is delivering the Sustainable
Schools and Community program to drive
environmental projects in schools and community
groups within north west Queensland.
These projects will boost the capacity of
participating groups by enabling them to
undertake a wide variety of natural resource
management projects.
Hospital, providing a cohesive outdoor space
catering for all needs and all weather conditions.
A welcome addition to the Children’s Ward, the
retreat will significantly improve the hospital
experience for young patients and their families.
This initiative benefits many patients from
Townsville, Mount Isa, Cloncurry, Camooweal and
Bowen who stay in The Townsville Hospital for
specialist treatment.
The Arid Garden and Flushed Away Project
Pool heating project
Our partnership with the Hermit Park State School
in Townsville is delivering The Arid Garden and
Flushed Away Project which is helping the school
with water conservation by delivering bore water
for use in gardens and ablution blocks at the school.
The project is a continuation of the Windmill
Project undertaken by the school in 2010. The
project focuses on Australian heritage and the
conversation of water, one of our most precious
resources. Arid landscaping around the windmill
will incorporate rocks, sand, boulders, anthills, a
dry water course and drought tolerant plants.
Children’s Retreat
Our partnership with the Mount Isa City Council
enabled the installation of a heating system for
the city’s 50 metre pool allowing it to remain open
throughout the year.
The GCPNQ funding was used to install heat
pumps, solar panels and pool covers for the
Splashez Aquatic Centre’s 50 metre pool.
This enables the facility to remain open year
round, meaning greater access to the learn-toswim classes, squad and masters swimming,
tri-squad, aqua aerobics and rehabilitation exercise
classes and and other lifestyle activities, helping to
increase the liveability of Mount Isa.
The Children’s Ward at The Townsville Hospital
looks after patients up to 16 years of age from
across North Queensland including Townsville,
Mount Isa, Cloncurry, Camooweal and Bowen.
Our partnership with The Townsville Hospital
Foundation created an outdoor retreat for older
patients in the Children’s Ward of The Townsville
Basketball court upgrade
The Mount Isa Basketball Association uses the
Mount Isa Multi-Sport and Recreation Centre for
netball, volleyball, badminton and futsal fixtures.
Conserving Water with the Arid Garden and Flushed Away Project
The GCPNQ partnership with the Mount Isa
Basketball Association supported the upgrade of
Mount Isa’s indoor basketball stadium.
The funding allowed the main court to be
resurfaced, bringing it in line with national current
sporting regulation codes and facilitating the
creation of a multi-purpose indoor sporting arena
capable of hosting netball, volleyball, badminton
and futsal competitions.
Our partnership with the Queensland Resources
Council sees the formulation of the North West
Queensland Regional Development Strategy Study
to identify economic development options and
opportunities to encourage investment across
seven industry sectors in north west Queensland.
The group is working to develop an Economic
Development Options and Opportunities Brief.
Suicide Prevention Project
Wonder of Science Program
The North West Hospital and Health Service
covers an area of over 300,000 square kilometres
and strives for excellence in the delivery of rural
and remote health care for communities in north
west Queensland.
The Academy of Technological Sciences and
Engineering is an independent non-government
organisation dedicated to the promotion in
Australia of scientific and engineering knowledge
to practical purposes.
Our partnership with the North West Hospital and
Health Service is delivering the coordination of a
suicide awareness program.
In 2012, 2013 and 2014 we partnered with the
Academy of Science and Technology Engineering
for the Wonder of Science program. The Wonder
of Science program inspires a love of science
in primary school children with the aim of
addressing long-term skills shortages for science
and engineering-based professions by engaging
students in science projects.
This project’s objective is to coordinate suicide
awareness programs for our North Queensland
employees to assist our people to identify and
better deal with potential mental health issues
within the workplace.
The Queensland Resources Council is a not-forprofit peak industry association representing the
commercial developers of Queensland’s minerals
and energy resources.
2012 Partnerships
Hatchery Project
The Mount Isa Fish Stocking Group has been
carrying out fish breeding and fish stocking
programs in the impoundments of the Mount Isa
region since 1987.
Krystal Wright from the Mount Isa District Instrumental Group
Through our partnership the Mount Isa Fish
Stocking Group is facilitating the construction of a
fish hatchery located at Outback at Isa.
Once established the hatchery will be selfsustaining and capable of producing enough
fingerlings to support fish stocks and provide a
stable income stream for continued investment in
local fishing and aquaculture activities.
The hatchery will provide numerous benefits to
the Mount Isa community including an additional
tourism venture, and investment in industry
diversification for the community.
Provision of an emergency helicopter
The North Queensland (NQ) Helicopter Rescue
Service is a not for profit charity established in
Mount Isa in early 2007.
Our partnership with the NQ Helicopter
Rescue Service aims to improve the provision
of emergency helicopter and aero medical
response services to our north west Queensland
The NQ Helicopter Rescue Service has worked
continuously over recent years to provide
emergency retrieval capability, particularly within
our remote north west Queensland communities.
The service works closely with the Royal Flying
Doctor Service and Queensland Health, two
of Glencore’s existing major partners in health
delivery to the community.
Mount Isa Instrumental Music Program
The Mount Isa Instrumental Music Program
allows students to undertake tuition in strings,
woodwind, brass and percussion.
Glencore forged a partnership with the Mount Isa
Concert Band and String Orchestra in 2007 and
we extended the partnership in 2012 to enable the
purchase of musical instruments and associated
equipment to ensure that students of Mount Isa,
Cloncurry and School of the Air have access
to equipment of a similar standard to those in
coastal areas.
Research into Retiring Workers and
Injured Worker Recovery
The Wesley Research Institute aims to make an
immediate and lasting difference to health care
practices through medical research.
Our funding throughout 2012, 2013 and 2014
has enabled important research to be conducted
focussing on improving the health and wellbeing
of the mining workforce and regional mining
communities. The first phase of the research
identified the leading health risk factors of the
Mount Isa Mines and Ernest Henry Mining
The research has identified areas for health
management strategies and preferred health
promotion strategies. Additionally, research is
being conducted to assist injured worker recovery
and retiring workers health management plans.
Our Partners
Since 2005 our partnership programs have invested almost $28 million in
the north Queensland communities of Mount Isa, Cloncurry, Camooweal,
Townsville and Bowen and more broadly throughout Queensland, forming
partnerships with charities, schools, community groups and government
departments to help make a difference to people across our region.
We’ve forged partnerships with these organisations:
·· Arilla Paper
·· Barkly State School
·· Brilla Brilla Community Centre
·· Centacare Family Service
·· Communities for Children
·· Dugalunji Corporation
·· Frank Askton Museum
Development Committee
·· James Cook University
·· Laura Johnson Home
·· Mount Isa Centre for Rural and
Remote Health
·· Mount Isa City Council
·· Mount Isa Concert Band and
String Orchestra
·· Mount Isa Health Service District
·· Mount Isa Safe Communities
Project Team
·· Myuma Pty Ltd
·· North West Carers Group
·· North West Queensland Catholic
Indigenous Social Services
·· North West Queensland Cultural
Heritage Community Council
Aboriginal Corporation
·· Outback at Isa
·· Queensland Arts Council
·· Queensland Health
·· Riverbed Action Group
Outreach Service
·· Spinifex State College
·· The Royal Flying Doctor Service
·· University of New South Wales
·· Wesley Medical Institute (Mount
Isa and Cloncurry)
·· Ronald McDonald House
·· Mount Isa Fish Stocking Group
·· North Queensland Helicopter
Rescue Service (Mount Isa and
·· Mount Isa District Instrumental
Music Program (Mount Isa and
·· Books in Homes (Mount Isa,
Camooweal, Townsville,
Cloncurry and Bowen)
·· Stride Foundation (Mount Isa
and Cloncurry)
·· Southern Gulf Catchments
(Mount Isa and Cloncurry)
·· North West Queensland
Indigenous Catholic Social
·· Mount Isa Basketball Association
·· North West Hospital and Health
Service District (Mount Isa
and Cloncurry)
·· QRC MITEZ Study (Mount Isa
and Cloncurry)
·· Academy of Science and
Technology Engineering
(Mount Isa and Cloncurry)
·· University of Queensland
(Mount Isa and Cloncurry)
·· The Salvation Army
·· Stride Foundation (Mount Isa
and Cloncurry)
·· Mount Isa Chamber of Commerce
·· Roman Catholic Trust Corporation
for the Diocese of Townsville
·· Mount Isa PCYC
·· Aboriginal Hostels
Association Inc
·· Australian Festival of
Chamber Music
·· Cloncurry Hospital
·· Cloncurry Kindergarten
and Daycare
·· Cloncurry Lions Club
·· Cloncurry Motorsports
·· Cloncurry PCYC
·· Cloncurry Shire Council
·· Cloncurry State School
·· Department of Main Roads
·· Greening Australia
·· Julia Creek Dirt ‘n Dust Festival
·· Lions Club of Cloncurry
·· Mitakoodi Juhnjular Aboriginal
·· North Queensland Allied Health
·· Queensland Rail
·· St Joseph’s Catholic School
·· Cloncurry Justice Association
·· Arcadian Surf Lifesaving
·· Australian Volunteer Coastguard
·· Delta Society Australia – Delta
Therapy Dogs and Classroom
Canines Programs
·· Greek Fest, Townsville
·· Lifeline North Queensland
·· The Cancer Council Queensland
·· Townsville Aboriginal and
Islander Health Service
·· Townsville and District Rugby
Union – Friday Night Juniors
·· Tropic Sun Theatre
·· Wulguru State School
·· Ronald McDonald House
·· Perc Tucker Regional Gallery
·· Townsville Hospital Foundation
·· ACT for Kids
·· Hermit Park State School
·· Bowen Shire Council (now the
Whitsunday Regional Shire
·· Bowen Sporting Complex
·· Bowen State High School
·· Queens Beach State School
·· Bowen State School
·· Bowen PCYC
·· St Mary’s Primary School and
St Mary’s P&C
·· Bowen Community Council
Our partners
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