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Archived Overseas Privately Constructed Memorial Restoration Program (OPCMRP) Grants

Portfolio Agency Program title Program component Recipient Purpose Value Approval Date Grant term Grant funding location
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP The Fovant Badges Society Maintenance of the Australian Commonwealth Military Forces badge on Fovant Downs, England. 30,000.00 05-Feb-08 36 months United Kingdom
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Sevee Charuruks AM MBE Refurbishment of the perimeter fence and the construction of an audio visual building at the Kundasang War Memorial Gardens, Sabah, Malaysia. 120,000.00 19-Feb-08 12 months Malaysia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Tony Townsend Reconstruction of the HMAS Canberra memorial in Honiara, Solomon Islands. 6,000.00 19-Feb-08 12 months Solomon Islands
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP  Peter Forrester Refurbishment of the RAAF 460 Squadron Lancaster EE138 memorial in Stadil, Denmark 15,100.00 17-Apr-08 12 months Denmark
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP  Tony Townsend Additional funding required for 2007-08 financial year grant of $6,000 (for HMAS Canberra memorial Solomon Islands). 2,000.00 06-Jul-08 12 months Solomon Islands
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP  George Rappell Refurbishment and improvements to the Royal Australian Navy Memorial to commemorate Australia's role in the D Day landings and the Battle of Leyte Gulf.  The memorial will be located at Lingayen Gulf, Philippines. 2,000.00 10-Sep-08 12 months Philippines
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP The Last Post Association Daily playing of the Last Post at the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres, Belgium. 21,000.00 19-Sep-08 36 months Belgium
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Sevee Charuruks AM MBE Additional funding for the construction of a gallery and audio-visual building at Kundasang War Memorial, Sabah, Malaysia. 70,000.00 08-Dec-08 12 months Malaysia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Kokoda Memorial Foundation Pty Ltd Restoration of memorials along the Kokoda Track, Papua New Guinea. 12,000.00 05-Apr-09 12 months Papua New Guinea
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Gull Force 2/21st Battalion Association Restoration of the Gullforce Memorial at Ambon, Indonesia.. 5,000.00 27-May-09 12 months Indonesia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP RSL Angeles City Sub-Branch Enhancement of the Montevideo Mari Memorial, Subic Bay Philippines. 7,200.00 03-Jun-09 12 months Philippines
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Defence Section, Australian Embassy, Seoul Repair of the Australian army plaque at Maryang San and refurbishment of plaques at the Australian Memorial, Kapyong. 2,000.00 16-Aug-09 12 months South Korea
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Last Camp Memorial Fund Install fencing at the campsite at the Last Camp Memorial Park to protect the site from grazing buffalo and unauthorized entry. 40,000.00 21-Oct-09 12 months Malaysia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Burma Thailand Railway Memorial Association Replace reproduction Jack Chalker images in the Weary Dunlop Gallery, Thailand. 5,000.00 10-Nov-09 12 months Thailand
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Defence Section, Australian Embassy, Seoul Refurbishment and re location of the RAAF Korea Memorial Plaque. 8,000.00 21-Dec-09 12 months South Korea
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Defence Section, Australian Embassy Seoul Australian Memorial at the United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Korea. 75,000.00 15-Feb-10 12 months South Korea
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Australian High Commission, Singapore Private Memorials Near Kranji War Cemetery. 5,000.00 21-May-10 12 months Singapore
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Office De Tourism Du Seuil De L'Artois Plaque at Bapaume Memorial. 1,460.28 21-May-10 12 months France
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Australian Embassy Hanoi, Vietnam Maintenance of the Long Tan Cross, Vietnam. 18,000.00 26-May-10 12 months Vietnam
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP 22nd Construction Squadron Indonesian Confrontation Plaque, SANZAC School, Malaysia. 1,000.00 26-May-10 12 months Malaysia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Malcolm Smith Installation of sheltered seating, improvement of visitor access and landscaping at the Beaufort Memorial, Malaysia. 15,000.00 14-Oct-10 12 months Malaysia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Lynette Silver OAM Refurbishment of the Quailey's Hill Memorial in Sabah, Malaysia, provision of safety access to the Memorial and the construction of interpretive materials. 10,000.00 05-Dec-10 12 months Malaysia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Lynette Silver OAM Construction of a protective fence around the commemorative area of the Last Camp Memorial, Ranau, Malaysia. 7,520.00 02-Mar-11 12 months Malaysia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Michael John Troy Restoration of the Tarakan War Memorial, Indonesia. 2,400.00 24-Mar-11 12 months Indonesia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Sevee Charuruks AM MBE Repair and restoration of the collapsing wall at the Kundasang Memorial Gardens, Sabah, Malaysia, and the replacement of the timber pergola in the Contemplation Garden. 40,000.00 14-Apr-11 12 months Malaysia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP The Last Post Association Daily playing of the Last Post at the Memorial in Ypres, Belgium. 30,000.00 14-Apr-11 36 months Belgium
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP The Be’er-Sheva Municipal Council, Israel Maintenance of the Australian Light Horse Memorial in the Park of the Australian Soldier, Be’er-Sheva, Israel. 30,000.00 14-Apr-11 36 months Belgium
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG Overseas Privately Constructed Memorial Restoration Program The Fovant Badges Society Maintenance of the Australian Commonwealth Military Forces badge on Fovant Downs, England. 30,000.00 14-Apr-11 36 months United Kingdom
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG Overseas Privately Constructed Memorial Restoration Program Rabaul Historical Society Restoration of RSL Cenotaph in Rabaul, including landscaping of surrounding area, Rabaul, Papua New Guinea. 17,028.00 12-Sep-11 12 months Papua New Guinea
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG Overseas Privately Constructed Memorial Restoration Program Laurie Nelms Relocation of plaque which commemorates Australian service personnel in Indonesia-Malaysia Confrontation, Kundasang War Memorial, Sabah, Malaysia. 4,468.10 6-Oct-11 12 months Malaysia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG Overseas Privately Constructed Memorial Restoration Program Borneo Exhibition Group Development of Batu Lintang (Kuching) POW Camp Site Memorial, Sarawak, Malaysia. 40,000.00 2-Dec-11 12 months Malaysia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG Overseas Privately Constructed Memorial Restoration Program Malcolm Smith Upgrades to the No.1 POW Camp Ranau Memorial, including improved wheelchair access and flooring, Ranau, Malaysia. 22,000.00 20-May-12 12 Months Malaysia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG Overseas Privately Constructed Memorial Restoration Program Malcolm Smith Second tranche of upgrades, including covered roofing at the No.1 POW Camp Ranau Memorial, Sabah, Malaysia. 32,000.00 12-Nov-12 12 Months Malaysia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG Overseas Privately Constructed Memorial Restoration Program Gull Force 2/21st Battalion Association Upgrades to Kudamati Memorial, Ambon, Indonesia. 15,000.00 12-Nov-12 12 Months Indonesia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG Overseas Privately Constructed Memorial Restoration Program Peter Forrester Upgrade to the Lancaster EE138 Memorial near Stadil, Denmark 10,905.00 12-Dec-12 12 Months Denmark
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG Overseas Privately Constructed Memorial Restoration Program Gull Force  2/21st Association Additional funding in relation to upgrades to Kudamati Memorial in Ambon, Indonesia. 2,472.00 24-Jun-13 12 Months Indonesia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Tom Childs Improvements to the Australian Light Horse Memorial, Semakh, Israel. 8,41
8.00
24-Jun-13 12 Months Israel
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Malcolm Smith Installation of fencing and other improvements to the Beaufort Memorial, Malaysia. 20,200.00 24-Jun-13 12 Months Malaysia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Lynette Silver OAM Installation of interpretive panels at the Last Camp & Quailey’s Hill Memorials in Malaysia. 21,513.00 24-Jun-13 12 Months Malaysia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Malcolm Smith Installation of an interpretive panel at the Ranau Memorial in Malaysia. 13,221.00 24-Jun-13 12 Months Malaysia
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Peter Forrester Additional funding in relation to the upgrade to the Lancaster EE138 Memorial near Stadil, Denmark. 1,274.00 24-Jun-13 12 Months Denmark
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Sir Bruce Saunders Improvements to the Coastwatchers’ and Solomon Scouts’ Memorial, Honiara, Solomon Islands. 9,000.00 31-Jul-13 12 Months Solomon Islands
Department of Veterans’ Affairs Department of Veterans’ Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Sevee Charuruks AM MBE Improvements to the Kundasang War Memorial Gardens in Sabah, Malaysia. 15,962.23 12-Dec-13 12 Months Malaysia
Department of Veterans’ Affairs Department of Veterans’ Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Lynette Silver OAM Improvements to the protective fence surrounding the Last Camp Memorial in Sabah, Malaysia. 1,850.00 23-May-14 12 Months Malaysia
Department of Veterans’ Affairs Department of Veterans’ Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Malcolm Smith Funding assistance for the purchase of Australian War Memorial Sandakan paybook images to be displayed in the museum adjacent to the No.1 POW Camp Ranau Memorial, Sabah, Malaysia. 5,154.60 19-June-14 12 Months Malaysia
Department of Veterans’ Affairs Department of Veterans’ Affairs OAWG OPCMRP The Fovant Badges Society Maintenance of the Australian Commonwealth Military Forces badge on Fovant Downs, England. 30,000.00 19-Jun-14 36 Months United Kingdom
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP The Last Post Association Daily playing of the Last Post at the Memorial in Ypres, Belgium. 60,000.00 19-Jun-14 36 Months Belgium
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP The Be’er-Sheva Foundation Maintenance of the Australian Light Horse Memorial in the Park of the Australian Soldier, Be’er-Sheva, Israel. 30,000.00 19-Jun-14 36 Months Israel
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Dr. Ross Bastiaan AM RFD Replacement of the Bastiaan Plaques, stolen from the Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey. $38,838.01 8-Apr-15 12 Months Turkey
Department of Veterans' Affairs Department of Veterans' Affairs OAWG OPCMRP Dr. Ross Bastiaan AM RFD Additional funding in relation to replacement of the Bastiaan Plaques, stolen from the Gallipoli Peninsula, Turkey. $2,088.38 29-May-15 12 Months Turkey
Average: 3 (4 votes)