Annual Information Statement 2016

Legal Name
Blackburn And District Treepreservation Society Inc A152078

Section A: Charity Information

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
Blackburn and District Environment Protection Fund
Charity size
Basic Religious Charity

Section B: Activities

Did the charity operate in the 2016 reporting period?
Main activity
Environmental activities
Main activities
Grant-making activities
Estimated percentage of charity's grant funding that was
  • For capacity building of the grant recipients: 93%
  • Granted through a public or open application process, or similar: 7%
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
The Funds focus is on environmental education and projects that can retain or enhance bushland vegetation. The Fund has part funded the education program and resources for school visits at the Blackburn Lake Visitors Centre, provided small grants to a number of community organisations and schools for environment activities including indigenous planting, and supported organisations seeking protection for existing bushland under threat.
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2017 period?
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2016 reporting period
Who was helped most by the charity's activities in the reporting period
General community within Australia

Section C: Human Resources

Human resources
Estimated number of volunteers: 80

Section D: Finance

Accounting method used in the 2016 reporting period
Charity's 2016 reporting period
1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016
2016 Financial report
Note: If you want to see the financial report or annual report that this charity has submitted, go back to Financials & Documents.

Income and Expenses

Income Statement summary

Donations and bequests
Government grants
All other revenue
Total revenue
Other income (for example, gains)
Total gross income
Employee expenses/payments
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
Other expenses/payments
Total expenses/payments
Net surplus/(deficit)

Balance Sheet Extract

Total assets
Total liabilities
Net assets/liabilites