Sports Clubs get the nod for help..

Seven Gladstone sporting clubs have successfully applied for funding under the most recent round of the Gladstone Regional Council’s Club Development grant.

Offered through the Gladstone Regional Council’s – Sport and Recreation Grants Program, this Grant provides funding assistance for a range of initiatives including education and training, club planning, equipment purchases and participation activities.

It was announced at Council’s May 15 meeting that the Gladstone Clay Target Club, Gladstone Athletics Club, Souths Sports Club, Gladstone-Calliope Equestrian Group, Gladstone Mudcrabs AFL Club, the Gladstone Netball Association and the Gladstone Tennis and Squash Association all received grants of around $1000 from the scheme where clubs are required to contribute 20 percent themselves.