National Heritage Investment Initiative funding outcomes 2006-07

Projects approved for funding under the second (2006-2007) round of the National Heritage Investment Initiative national grants programme:

Project description Name of recipient Location Funding amount
New South Wales
Zig Zag Railway
The project includes: restoration of the remaining 3 kilometres section of the railway from Browns Swamp Siding to Old Newnes Junction.
Zig Zag Railway Co-op Ltd Lithgow, NSW $298,028  
Old Government House and Domain
The project includes: restoration works to conserve and reinforce vistas within the precinct, restore pathways, carriage drives and the lemon hedge walk to Mrs Macquaries pavilion.
Parramatta Park Trust Parramatta, NSW $147,329
North Head Quarantine Station
The North Head Quarantine Station includes four highly significant National Heritage-listed buildings. The project includes: for conservation works including carpentry and joinery restoration, roof repairs, reinstatement of former windows and door locks, stone brick pier works and structural remediation works. (Heritage listing for North Head)
Mawland Quarantine Station Pty Limited North Head, Sydney, NSW $500,000
Lennox Bridge and Mitchells Pass sites
Lennox Bridge and Mitchells Pass are NSW Heritage-listed sites. The project includes: preparation of a Conservation Management Plan to provide direction on future management and conservation of the place.
Blue Mountains City Council Lennox Bridge/ Mitchells Pass, NSW $20,000
Tahlee Homestead
Tahlee Homestead, is a NSW Heritage Register place, The project includes: restoration of the old ballroom, and the house and servants quarters.
Tahlee Ministeries Inc Tahlee via Karuah, NSW $156,818
Northern Territory
Tannery Building, Hermannsburg heritage precinct
The Tannery Building is a National Heritage-listed placed within the heritage precinct. The project includes: restoration works including replacement of rotted timbers, rafters, purlins and roof, structural strengthening to welds, bracing, columns and footings and anti-corrosion painting. (Heritage listing for Hermannsburg Historic Precinct)
Ntaria Council (Hermannsburg) Inc Land Trust   Hermannsburg, NT $254,091
Tasmania
Separate Prison Building, Port Arthur
The Separate Prison Building is National Heritage-listed. The project includes: restoration work on the including repair of A Wing to stabilise stonework and restore of elements of the exercise yard. (Heritage listing for Port Arthur)
Port Arthur Historic Site Management Authority
Port Arthur, TAS $454,445
Cascade Female Factory
The project includes: for urgent structural stability works to the Yard 1 southern boundary wall. (Heritage listing for Cascades Female Factory)
Tasmanian Department of Tourism, Arts and the Environment Moonah, TAS $63,636
Victoria
Bonegilla Migrant Experience Heritage Park
The project includes: completing a repair and restore program on six buildings including re-fixing bird wire mesh to sub floor stumps to block access points, roof repairs, and cleaning works to the interior of the buildings. (Heritage listing for Bonegilla Migrant Camp)
Victorian Department of Sustainability and Environment Wodonga, VIC $143,864
Royal Exhibition Buildings
The Royal Exhibition Buildings are a National Heritage List place. The project includes: restoration of the 1880s linear scroll garden beds. (Heritage listing for Royal Exhibition Building)
  City of Melbourne Melbourne, VIC $86,364
Rippon Lea Estate
The Rippon Lea Estate is a National Heritage List place. The project includes: restoration works to the conservatory, including repair and restoration of cast iron framing, gutters, roof ridge cladding, timber elements, cracked glass panes, and tessellated tiles. (Heritage listing for Rippon Lea)
National Trust of Australia, Victoria
East Melbourne, VIC $115,000
Echuca Wharf
Echuca Wharf is a National Heritage List place. The project includes the structural stabilisation of the wharf including restoration/replacement of the existing pile system reusing original timbers where possible. (Heritage listing for Echuca Wharf)
Shire of Campaspe, Victoria Echuca, VIC $500,000