LATEST NEWS2022-09-20T13:34:29+10:00

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Cradle Coast Community Survey – Regional Planning and Development

The passion that we have for our region and our communities was clearly on show in the results of a survey of planning issues undertaken by Cradle Coast Authority (CCA). The survey was launched to help the authority ensure future plans in the region benefit from a better understanding of the communities [...]

Community input for Regional Planning and Development

Cradle Coast Authority (CCA) is calling for community input on the direction of planning and development in our region. CCA Regional Planning Program Manager Jenny Donovan said the authority wants to make sure future development plans benefit from community input, to protect what is important to the population and create the best chances [...]

Media release – CCA seeks action on Federal election priorities

Cradle Coast Authority (CCA) says now is the time for Braddon candidates to commit federal funding to CCA’s regional election priorities.   Speaking in relation to CCA’s five regional election priorities previously shared with Braddon candidates, CCA CEO, Sheree Vertigan AM said rigorous evaluation and extensive consultation informed our federal election priorities.   The [...]

Tasmania’s renewable hydrogen advantage

In April 2020, the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) opened the $70 million Renewable Hydrogen Deployment Funding Round, receiving 36 expressions of interest. Seven shortlisted projects were invited to submit full applications, of which ARENA aims to support two or more. One of the shortlisted projects, H2TAS, is located in Tasmania, at Bell Bay. [...]

Have Your Say on Tasmania’s Renewable Energy Pathway

There is still some time left for you, your organisation, business or community to have your say on Tasmania's Draft Renewable Energy Action Plan. Released for public comment in May, the Draft Action Plan outlines the vision and suite of actions to develop renewable energy generation in Tasmania over the coming 20 years. Submissions [...]

Imagine Renewable Energy Transforming the Cradle Coast – Again

Imagine a place where there was enough funding for all essential services. Where increasing funding to one essential area, such as health, did not require reducing spending elsewhere, such as education. Where helping individuals and businesses recover from major setbacks did not require taking on even more debt. Where each year, as the budget [...]


FUNDING FINDER Businesses, community groups, sporting clubs and not-for-profit organisations operating in the Cradle Coast region will be able to more easily find and apply for grants and government funding with the Cradle Coast Funding Finder. Cradle Coast Authority (CCA) is providing this free service through the CCA website. Users can [...]


The Regional Economic Development Steering Group (REDSG) will review the way it identifies regionally significant projects in light of the COVID-19 crisis. The Cradle Coast Authority (CCA) Regional Investment Framework – which is overseen by the REDSG - will be reviewed and adapted if necessary, to preference those projects which are most [...]


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