Bermagui Historical Society Incorporated — In-kind support

For the support of an Australian National Maritime Museum (ANMM) designer to assist with display cases for the exhibition of Zane Grey memorabilia and artefacts project.

Clyde River & Batemans Bay Historical Society — $5,000

For the Canary of the Clyde Project; for an Australian National Maritime Museum curator to assist with the development of a conservation plan for a turpentine oyster punt, an artefact which is important to the local commercial history of oyster farming, and for interpretive signage.

Eden Killer Whale Museum — $1,200

For the 'Establishing a museum environment monitoring system for Eden Killer Whale Museum' project through the purchase of six USB data logging units to monitor and adjust the current collection storage conditions.

Fort Scratchley Historical Society — $8,500

For stage one of the restoration and structural works to the site of the Western Barbette at Fort Scratchley, the 80lb Rifled Muzzle Loading Gun, and its Gun Mount project to bring to life the history of this site.

Holbrook Submarine Museum — $5,000

For the 'Masts for the Future' project to replace the existing false masts with original hardware so that all masts will be authentic to the Oberon Classes when in commission.

Jerrinja Local Aboriginal Land Council — $5,000

For the Jerrinja Traditional Canoe Making Project; to construct four traditional Aboriginal Bark Canoes to revive traditional techniques & practices. Jerrinja LALC will mentor and work with Aboriginal Youth from Juvenile Justice and local schools.

Lady Denman Heritage Complex — $5,000

For the Conservation of the vessel Crest / Ninon project; for essential restoration and conservation work of the historic vessel Crest to be carried out under the supervision of a qualified and approved shipwright.

Mid North Coast Maritime Museum — In-kind support

For the 'Let there be Light' project; support to the project will be provided by Australian National Maritime Museum designer to visit, review and provide recommendations on display lighting.

River Canoe Club NSW Inc. — $3,300

For the 'Australian Canoeing and Kayaking Heritage Preservation' project; funding is for the digitisation component of this project; Telecine Transfer of Super 8 and standard 8mm films.

Tamarama Surf Life Saving Club Inc. — $4,000

For the Tamarama Heritage Project: Stream 2 - Stage 1, for a significance assessment by a professional consultant.


Australian Maritime College In-kind support

An Australian National Maritime Museum curator will provide support to assist with the 'Researching and recording objects of maritime significance at the Australian Maritime College' Project.

Maritime Museum of Tasmania $3,000

For the Surfing in Tasmania travelling exhibition on the history of surfing and surf culture in Tasmania.

Narryna Heritage Museum Inc. $1,500

For the Sir John Rae Reid ship's portrait and frame conservation project. Funding is for research into the painter and provenance of the portrait.

Steamship Cartela Trust $1,500

For the disassembly of Plenty and Sons triple expansion steam engine project; for a member of Sydney Heritage Fleet with experience in vintage steam engines to conduct a survey of the original 1912 engine.

Wildcare Inc. Friends of Maatsuyker Island (FOMI) $2,800

To catalogue heritage objects in the Maatsuyker light station, light tower & on the island from the last 121 years of European occupation.

Northern Territory

Darwin Military Museum $5,000

For the HMAS Brisbane Gun Restoration for Maritime Display project

Norfolk Island

Norfolk Island Museum $5,000

For the Norfolk Island Museum 'Start-Up' Education Program


Blackbird International Ltd. $10,000

For the Saving Torres Strait Pearls project; for the recording of the history, songs, dances, stories and photographs related to the pearling lugger Antonia.

National Trust of Queensland - James Cook Museum $3,000

For the 'May Belle' project; for an ANMM specialist to document the lines and develop a vessel management plan (VMP) for the May Belle and for interpretation materials.

Queensland Maritime Museum $3,000

For the HMAS Diamantina - Type 271 radar installation and interpretation project

South Australia

Alexandrina Council - Friends of the P.S. Oscar W $5,000

For the Paddle Steamer and Barge Building at Goolwa 1853-1913 project; to build on the existing Education program for schools and the general public with a digital film documentary on paddle steamer and barge building at Goolwa 1853-1913.

Mannum Dock Museum of River History $10,000

To Design, plan and cost stages 3 & 4 of the "All Steamed Up" project at the Mannum Dock Museum.

Mid Murray Council / PS Canally Restoration Committee $5,000

For the development of a Vessel Management Plan (VMP) for the P.S Canally


Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village $9,545

For the Flagstaff Hill Shipwreck Collection Discovery Trail project; to develop video podcasts that will link the existing Heritage Victoria Shipwreck Discovery Trail and detail the links between the actual sites of wrecks to the collection pieces held by the organisation.

Glenelg Shire Council $8,000

For the conservation of Portland Lifeboat project; for essential structural and some cosmetic works on the vessel as identified in the Portland Lifeboat Conservation Management Plan 2010.

Koorie Heritage Trust Inc. $5,000

For the Ganagan (Deep Water): Waterways in Koorie Life and Art. For content development for an online component complementing a physical exhibition; this funding will allow artworks and associated stories from the exhibition to be featured on the website.

Mallacoota & District Historical Society Inc. $5,000

For the Mallacoota's Sea Mine Field project. For a research project to further develop the interpretation of the region's military maritime history from WWI.

Melbourne Steam Traction Engine Club Inc. $1,420

For the 'Digitisation & Conservation of Engineering Drawings of the Lyttelton II Steam Tug' project.

Museums Australia (Victoria) $7,800

For the 'Promoting Awareness of Maritime Artefact Collection Management' project.

Western Australia

Carnarvon Heritage Group Inc. $1,500

For the Little Dirk Masts & Rigging Carnarvon One Mile Jetty project. Funding is for the interpretation and restoration work on the Little Dirk.