Pilbara Community Projects

 

​Pilbara Community Projects

 

Royalties for Regions provided a $93.5 million investment through Pilbara Cities  administered by the Pilbara Development Commission towards significant and much-needed community infrastructure projects. These community projects were identified as priorities and delivered in partnership with Local and State Government agencies, not-for-profit organisations and private enterprise. The projects are a good example of what is possible when all levels of Government and industry work together towards a shared vision.

Royalties for Regions has invested in the following community projects:

  • Pam Buchanan Family Centre, Karratha - $3 million, completed January 2012
  • Frank Butler Community Centre, Karratha - $2.5 million, completed September 2012
  • The Youth Shed, Karratha - $3.5 million, completed February 2012
  • South Hedland Bowls and Tennis Club - $2 million, completed July 2014
  • Wanangkura Stadium, South Hedland - $11.1 million, completed April 2012
  • Educational and Cultural Amphitheatre, Karijini National Park – $1 million, completed September 2014
  • Yaandina Family Centre – Residential Aged Care Roebourne - $6.1 million, completed November 2014.
  • Yaandina Family Centre – Roebourne Youth Centre - $2.5 million, completed February 2012
  •  Newman Sporting Facilities Improvement - $4.8 million completed February 2015
  • Mirnutharntu Maya Employment Related Accommodation,  South Hedland - $8 million, completed November 2014

Further Royalties for Regions invested projects underway are:

  • Paraburdoo Childcare Centre - $1.5 million, completion April 2016
  • Dampier Community Hub – $6.5 million, completion March 2017 
  • East Pilbara Arts Centre - $3.4 million, completion May 2015

These community projects will help to improve the social, health and economic wellbeing of the local towns and cities.