Annual Information Statement 2015

Legal Name
Australian River Restoration Centre Limited
ABN
62129024997

Section A: Charity Information

Charity size
Medium
Basic Religious Charity
No

Section B: Activities

Activities in the 2015 reporting period
Yes
Main activity
Environmental activities
Description of charity’s activities and outcomes
The Australian River Restoration Centre believes in sharing knowledge, restoring and protecting rivers for all to enjoy, and valuing people and the work they do. Over the past year we have focused our efforts on achieving the following five aims:(1) Inspiring and supporting people who are passionate about rivers.(2) Creating and distributing the RipRap Magazine.(3) Sharing knowledge in multiple ways.(4) Collaborating and networking with a range of organisations.(5) Managing on-ground river and science communication projects.Some examples of our achievements in these five areas include: -a newly updated website (www.arrc.com.au) providing people with free access to regularly updated resources organised around the themes of (A) Managing Rivers, (B) Valuing People and (C) Sharing Knowledge. -the production and distribution of a free monthly e-newsletter providing readers with a mix of science, stories and event notifications.-the production of four copies of the RipRap Magazine, a high quality publication bringing together science and practice around different river management themes.-provision of free mentoring to five women working in river management.-provision of a contact point for people with queries about river restoration in Australia about who to get in touch with for particular skills, knowledge and expertise.- presentations at Universities, Schools and conferences on the importance of valuing people and rivers.
Changing or introducing activities in the next reporting period
No
Beneficiaries helped by charity’s activities in the 2015 reporting period
General community in Australia

Section C: Resources and operating locations

Estimated number of unpaid volunteers who worked for the charity during the 2015 reporting period
  • Full time employees: 0
  • Part time employees: 1
  • Casual employees: 1
  • Volunteers: 100
Where the charity operated during the 2015 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia

Section D: Reporting and regulatory obligations (This section is optional)

Commonwealth department /(s) and/or agency/agencies charity had to report to over the 2015 reporting period, excluding the ATO and ACNC

Approximate hours spent reporting by paid staff
10.00
Approximate hours spent reporting by unpaid volunteers
0
Total hours spent reporting
10.00

Section E: Financial information

Charity's 2015 reporting period
1 July 2014 to 30 June 2015
Financial report submitted to a state/territory regulator?
No
2015 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

Gross Income
Donations and bequests
$380.00
Revenue from government including grants
$733,003.00
All other revenue
$27,687.00
Total revenue
$761,070.00
Other income (for example, gains)
$935.00
Total gross income
$761,805.00
Expenses
Employee expenses
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use in Australia
$0.00
Grants and donations made for use outside Australia
$0.00
All other expenses
$512,369.00
Total expenses
$512,369.00
Net surplus/(deficit)
$249,436.00

Balance Sheet extract

Assets
Total current assets
$346,599.00
Total non-current assets
$0.00
Total assets
$346,599.00
Liabilities
Total current liabilities
$8,574.00
Total non-current liabilities
$0.00
Total liabilities
$8,574.00
Net assets/liabilities
$338,025.00

Section F: Other obligations

Governing document on the ACNC register current and accurate
Yes
Responsible persons' details on the ACNC register complete, current and accurate
Yes
Subtypes current and accurate
Yes