Fund My Idea Mallee South invited people to submit project ideas that would be delivered in the region, with up to $50,000 made available.
The following projects have received funding:
The Karoonda Area School will receive $30,000 to support the construction of its new swimming pool, in particular to purchase and install disability access equipment and build a toilet and change room facilities that people living with disabilities can use.
Lameroo Regional Community School will receive $20,000 to help establish a community garden in Lameroo. It will feature two areas - a community produce garden and a bush tucker garden which will include indigenous plants, bushes and trees. Community volunteers and students will work together to create the garden which can be used by the community and will include an outdoor kitchen and fire pit.