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Annual Report 2016-2017 Tourism NT



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54 55Tourism NT Annual Report 2016-17 Tourism NT Annual Report 2016-17 Appendices06 Appendix 1 Funding 3. TOURISM INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT FUND ACCELERATOR ROUND A $5 million TIDF Accelerator package was released by the NT Government, supporting 94 projects across the NT with a total value of over $15 million. RECIPIENT PROJECT DESCRIPTION FUNDING AMOUNT (EXC. GST) 2015-16 2016-17 AG, NM & PY Tripcony Multi-purpose pontoon, bike/ horse riding trail, with accompanying ablution block. $79,800 Alice Springs Airport Pty Ltd Install multi-language Welcome signage. $9,000 Alice Springs Reptile Centre Pty Ltd Improve reception area and install multi-language capable interactive floor. $60,000 Angkerle Aboriginal Corporation trading as Standley Chasm Build a new water-play attraction, interactive lighting display, and wheelchair access to kiosk/caf. $100,000 Armstead Family Trust trading as Wintersun Caravan Park Build a new outdoor kitchen facility. $73,700 ATG Downunder and SEIT Uluru Fork and View - New Double-Decker Coach Tour. $75,545 Aufan International Pty Ltd trading as Atrip NT Develop a Chinese cultural training hub. $95,500 Australian Sportfishing Charters Pty Ltd trading as Iron Lady Wilderness Safaris Upgrade the Iron Lady tour vessel. $50,000 Australian Tourist Publications Chinese translations of two existing NT tourism collateral pieces. $40,909 Banubanu Pty Ltd trading as Banubanu Wilderness Retreat Install a water pipe at Banubanu Wilderness Retreat. $7,159 Barramundi Adventures Darwin Pty Ltd Build a pontoon and establish a new educational fishing venture. $100,000 Batchelor Museum Development Association Inc. Install storage shed. $15,400 Blimey Charlie Pty Ltd trading as Mataranka Roadhouse Upgrade the kitchen at Mataranka Roadhouse. $50,000 Brendan Heenan Family Trust trading as BIG4 MacDonnell Range Holiday Park New cultural, entertainment and activities centre. $100,000 Bright Glen Pty Ltd trading as Uluru Hop on Hop Off Supply of new standalone single level Living Pod accommodation units. $81,000 Buku Larrnggay Mulka Incorporated Construct six accommodation units. $90,909 Central Australian Aviation Museum Inc Renew displays at the Museum. $35,629 CHAHH Pty Ltd trading as Spinway NT Install additional Spinway Bike stations with instructions in English and Chinese. $49,000 China Blueprint Consultants Pty Ltd Develop an Explore the NT website that can be used to market directly to the Chinese. $10,000 City of Darwin Cruises Translation of websites. $32,500 Cooper DM & RW trading as Wiligi Experience Build and install two self-contained accommodation structures. $99,080 Crab Claw Resort Caravan/ camp ground upgrade and extension. $100,000 Craft Beer Australia Build an all-weather alfresco function and dining deck. $100,000 RECIPIENT PROJECT DESCRIPTION FUNDING AMOUNT (EXC. GST) 2015-16 2016-17 Crazy Acres Shade to expand seating area. $9,091 Darwin Surf Life Saving Club Inc Purchase and installation of an outdoor wheelchair lift, purchase and installation of a cool-room, replace bar fridges, and undertake road works to improve bus entry/parking, pedestrian access and lighting. $51,239 Delaware North Kings Canyon Pty Ltd trading as Kings Canyon Resort Purchase six Segway personal transporters. $50,000 D-Town Events Pty Ltd Purchase of new Water Park equipment. $42,000 Erldunda Desert Oaks Resort Pty Ltd Emu enclosure beautification project. $12,500 FreeSpirit Resorts Pty Ltd trading as Darwin FreeSpirit Resort Renovate the bistro and pool bar. $75,000 G Kenyon & L.M Kenyon trading as Pudakul Aboriginal Cultural Tours Construct a sheltered/ undercover area complete with fans and catering equipment, and provide adequate toilet facilities. $100,000 Gap View Holdings Pty Ltd & Others Upgrade the Gapview Hotel campground. $100,000 Glen Helen Homestead Lodge Upgrade of Glen Helen Homestead Lodge motel bathrooms, update carpets and repainting rooms. $100,000 Go Wide Cattle Company Fencing for rodeo arena at Rum Jungle Tavern. $14,575 Gove Peninsula Surf Life Saving Club Inc Upgrade of kitchen/ restaurant/ function space. $100,000 Gundjeihmi Aboriginal Corporation trading as Marrawuddi Gallery Develop an Indigenous fine art gallery with an air-conditioned catering facility and the installation of interactive displays. $95,000 Indigenous Community Benevolent Fund - Baniyala Garrangali Aboriginal Corporation Homeland Visitor Amenities Building Project - Dhuluwuy Bay camp site, Blue Mud bay. $100,000 Jingo, Vicky trading as Ngiyari Tours Improve a bush theatre experience. $22,727 Kabe Junction Pty Ltd trading as Heartbreak Hotel Purchase an ensuite cabin and an ablution/laundry block. $35,000 Kakadu Billabong Safari Camp Pty Ltd Purchase and install ten safari huts including ablution, kitchen and shed facilities. $49,248 $50,000 Kaltukatjara Community Council Infrastructure upgrades at the Docker River campground. $100,000 Katherine Outback Experience Pty Ltd Build an amenities block and kitchen. $100,000 Kings Creek Station Pty Ltd Construction of accommodation for up to 12 guests in elevated swag beds overlooking the George Gill Ranges. $50,000 Lirrwi Yolngu Tourism Aboriginal Corporation - Bawaka Aboriginal Corporation Homeland Visitor Amenities Building Project, Port Bradshaw. $100,000 Lord's Kakadu and Arnhem Land Safaris Pty Ltd Build an enclosed kitchen at the Mardugal safari camp. $27,938 Lorella Springs Station Pty Ltd trading as Lorella Springs Wilderness Park Upgrade kitchen and dining area. $78,640 Luwungunji Indigenous Tourism Provide tank and pipes to deliver fresh water to Luwungunji Indigenous Tourism Camp Ground Area. $9,050 MaDe Leisure Corp Pty Ltd. trading as Tour Desk Develop an online tour-booking platform. $100,000 Marcus Williams trading as Pyndan Camel Tracks Infrastructure to enable a new short 10 minute camel ride. $31,819