This round of Fund My Idea accepted ideas for projects to be delivered in the Adelaide Hills, Mount Barker and Alexandrina council regions. A total pool of $50,000 was made available to applicants. We received 72 ideas, and the community voted them down to a top 3 to be considered by government.
The following projects received funding:
Rockit Rocks the Adelaide Hills ($31,470)
Rockit Performing Arts will use the funds to contribute to building its new studio in Mount Barker. The grant will allow the group to install a sprung floor and a selection of therapy equipment for special needs students.
Fox Creek Mountain Bike Park Extension ($18,530)
The Human Projectile Mountain Bike Club will extend the popular Fox Creek Mountain Bike trail. The grant will allow trails to be built for intermediate riders, with a particular focus on cyclists aged 12-18, as well as developing family-oriented park facilities including playground equipment.