Illawarra South Coast


A Local Recovery Fund of $780,000 is available in the Illawarra South Coast region for projects that meet the priorities identified in the Local Jobs Plan.

Projects will be identified for funding through periodic Request for Proposals (RFP). Local Recovery Fund applications are now open through AusTender. Please contact or call 1300 733 514 for further information. However, you are strongly encouraged to contact your local Employment Facilitator before submitting a project proposal.

Local Recovery Funds

Total Funding 2020-2022 Approximate funding (as at October 2020)
$780,000 $780,000

Local Jobs Plan 

Illawarra South Coast Local Jobs Plan

Employment Facilitator

Andrew Wales
Illawarra South Coast Employment Facilitator


Illawarra South Coast

Local Jobs and Skills Taskforce  

Representative Organisation Stakeholder Group
Andrew Wales (Chair) Illawarra South Coast Employment Facilitator Employment Facilitator
Nicky Sloan Community Industry Group Community Organisation
Paul Morris Cetana Education and Training
Natalie Turmine Campbell Page Employment Service Provider
Anthony Body Regional NSW NSW Government
Lauren Noble Mission Australia Youth / Employment Service Provider
Nyssa Murray Warrigal Employment Indigenous Organisation
Graham Baxter Southern Region BEC Small Business and Tourism sector
Fiona Hatcher RDA Far South Coast Regional Development Australia
John Lamont NowChem Employer
Megan Hutchison Kiama Council Local Government