Heritage Levy Budget Program

 

Cultural Heritage Levy Program 2018 - 2019
Reference Program Description  Budget
Knowledge
1.1.1 Regional Cultural Heritage Study Undertake historic cultural heritage study of the Sunshine Coast. $25,000
1.1.5 Heritage Trees Register
Develop a register of heritage trees within the SCC LGA.
$20,000 
1.2.1 Regional digitisation program Staged partnership project with museums, historical societies and SCC Heritage Library to identify and digitise key regional collection items.
$25,000
Theme Total Expenditure $70,000
Conservation
2.2.1 Heritage Advisory Services Prepare informative resources for council and the community to assist in the practical conservation of heritage assets. $25,000
SCC Heritage Incentives and support Investigate incentive and alternate support options for owners of heritage places. $50,000
2.3.1 Facility Management Bankfoot House maintenance and building and grounds conservation requirements. $180,000
Mary Grigor Centre operational and programming costs. $40,000
Fairview maintenance and lease costs. $1,000
Heritage Collection Implementation of conservation priority recommendations for council's heritage collection. $10,000
Theme Total Expenditure $306,000
Support
3.1.1 Sunshine Coast Heritage Reference Group Community reference committee advising council on heritage and levy matters $2,500
3.2.1 Cultural Support Programs (Aboriginal Traditional Owners / Claimants and DASSI peoples) Aboriginal cultural heritage projects developed in collaboration with Kabi Kabi, Jinibara and DASSI peoples $25,000
Grant program: Community Partnership Funding Program Support for core operational expenses for community heritage organisations. $92,500
3.2.1 Signature Heritage Programs Continue to support heritage related events, activities and programs via the Heritage Levy which maximise community participation and involvement. $23,000
3.3.2 Support the enhancement (e.g. beautification, interpretation) of heritage places that will assist in experiencing and understanding the heritage of the Sunshine Coast in collaboration with heritage network and peak heritage bodies Undertake engaging educational and interpretive works that support the understanding and visitor experience of our heritage. $50.000
3.3.3 Open House program Signature cultural tourism program aiming to engage communities in significant contemporary and heritage places of the Sunshine Coast. $25,000
3.4.1 Heritage Network Development program Professional business and skills development and networking opportunities supporting regional heritage sector. $53,500
Grant program: Events and exhibitions program Grant program for community museums.
$30,000
Grant program: Collection support program Grant program for community museums. $30,000
Theme Total Expenditure $331,500
Communication
4.2.2 Cultural Tourism Identify potential cultural heritage tourism opportunities and support indigenous opportunities
$50,000
4.1.1 and
4.2.3
Heritage marketing Develop internal and external marketing strategies to guide the promotion of the region's heritage, and raise appreciation and awareness within council and the general community
$64,187
4.2.4 Interpretive projects
Interpretive trails, interpretive signage, digital formats. $80,000
Theme Total Expenditure $194,187
3.3.2 Heritage Futures Fund Sinking fund to support major and emergent heritage infrastructure projects as identified in Heritage Plan 2015 2020 (based 33% Levy revenue). $576,473
  Levy Administration costs Costs associated with resourcing Levy delivery requirements. 
Council Resolution (SM11/35)
$268,728
Theme Total Expenditure $845,201
Total Expenditure $1,746,888