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:

Grantee

Project Title

Grant

Limestone Coast Councils

Coastal Hazard Assessment & Adaptation Planning for Limestone Coast Councils

$200,000

Yorke Peninsula

Port Clinton Seawater Inundation Flood Protection

$192,000

Kangaroo Island

American River Levee

$129,000

Kingston

Wyomi Beach Protection Works

$120,000

Copper Coast

Implementation of Sand Drift Strategy and Development of Foredune Management Plan

$95,000

Holdfast Bay

Holdfast Bay Seawall Remediation Options

$54,400

Elliston

Little Bay Staircase Repair

$50,000

Robe

LiDAR Bathymetric and Habitat Mapping of DC Robe coast

$50,000

Whyalla

Whyalla Foreshore Sand Replenishment Program and Future Management Study

$48,000

Alexandrina

Ratalang-Basham Beach Access and Dune Stabilisation

$38,000

Robe

Robe Beach Protection Works

$28,000

Barunga West

Pt Broughton Seawall Design

$18,000

Port Augusta

Port Augusta Back Beach Levee

$17,000

Robe

Robe Cliff Stability Study

$15,000

Contact us

Email: DEWCoasts@sa.gov.au