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Coast Protection Grants

The Coast Protection Board’s annual grant program provides funding to better manage and protect South Australia’s valuable coastal assets and address climate change risks.

The Coast Protection Grant program is administered by the Coast Protection Board with the support of the Department for Environment and Water. It includes an additional $1 million in grant funding from the Securing the future of our coastline initiative for regional coastal areas.

Applications open: 13 September 2021

The Coast Protection Board will invite coastal councils to apply via email.

Applications Close: 29 October 2021

More information

Congratulations to the 2020-21 Coast Protection Grant recipients:


Project Title


Limestone Coast Councils

Coastal Hazard Assessment & Adaptation Planning for Limestone Coast Councils


Yorke Peninsula

Port Clinton Seawater Inundation Flood Protection


Kangaroo Island

American River Levee



Wyomi Beach Protection Works


Copper Coast

Implementation of Sand Drift Strategy and Development of Foredune Management Plan


Holdfast Bay

Holdfast Bay Seawall Remediation Options



Little Bay Staircase Repair



LiDAR Bathymetric and Habitat Mapping of DC Robe coast



Whyalla Foreshore Sand Replenishment Program and Future Management Study



Ratalang-Basham Beach Access and Dune Stabilisation



Robe Beach Protection Works


Barunga West

Pt Broughton Seawall Design


Port Augusta

Port Augusta Back Beach Levee



Robe Cliff Stability Study


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