19 September 2021
Building Safe Cyclone Infrastructure in Borroloola
The MRM Community Benefits Trust provided $1.5 million in seed funding for the Borroloola Sports Courts and Cyclone shelter project, and are pleased that with the support from the Northern Territory Government these facilities are being delivered.
8 May 2021
The upgrade of the Rocky Creek Bridge was a joint initiative between all levels of Government and the private sector. The McArthur River Mine Community Benefits Trust (CBT) contributed $1.4 million, and were proud to attend the opening of the bridge in Borroloola.
7 October 2020
Construction underway at Rocky Creek Bridge
The McArthur River Mine (MRM) Community Benefits Trust was pleased to support $1.4 million toward the the upgrades of the Rocky Creek Bridge. The project will raise the bridge to a height of 9.5 meters, ensuring reliable access to Borroloola.
16 July 2020
Closing the Gap in Aboriginal Cancer in the NT Gulf Region
The MRM Community Benefits Trust has committed $300,000 to partner with Cancer Council NT to fund an Aboriginal Cancer Unit with three health staff workers in Borroloola, including two Aboriginal Cancer health workers and a Project Coordinator.
1 May, 2020
MRM Community Benefits Trust approves $659,000.00 in funding at latest board Meeting
The MRM Community Benefits Trust was pleased to support over $659,000.00 in community grant applications at its February 2020 Board Meeting. Beyond its grants program, the MRM Community Benefits Trust is leading a range of other initiatives that will provide immediate and longer-term benefits to communities and businesses in the Borroloola region, Northern Territory.
13 May 2018
Legacy Fund contributes to long-term future of the Gulf region
The MRM Community Benefits Trust has established a Legacy Fund to continue the long-term funding of community projects in the Gulf region after mining ends at MRM in 2036.
2 November 2017
$1.5m sports facility to support youth activities in Borroloola
A $1.5 million sporting facility will be built in Borroloola with a grant from the MRM Community Benefits Trust.
Please contact Jim Gleeson on 0422 794 072
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