Annual Information Statement 2017

Legal Name
Waves For Water Australia Limited

Section A: Charity Information

Other names charity is known by (such as trading name)
Waves For Water Australia
Charity size
Fundraising online
Basic Religious Charity

Section B: Activities

Did the charity operate in the 2017 reporting period?
Main activity
International activities
Provide further details of the charity's international activities
See above.

Specific programs that were assisted during this year included the following:

- Surf to School Day project, providing water filters to remote communities in the Mentawai Islands, Indonesia.

- Clean Water Courier program, providing water filters to motivated travellers who deliver and implement filters on their travels Caribbean Hurricane Relief Initiative, providing community education and fundraising stimulus to provide immediate disaster relief in the Caribbean islands School education visits, educating primary and secondary school students on the work of the charity.
Description of charity's activities and outcomes
The programs this year assisted the following people in need:- Indonesian communities: approx 2000 people gained access to clean filtered water Caribbean Hurricane Initiative - international fundraising provided approx 260 filters to be delivered to the Caribbean islands, providing clean water for up to 26,000 people in disaster relief School education programs - further raised awareness of our work and stimulated individual donations
Main beneficiary
Victims of disaster
Other beneficiaries
  • Overseas communities or charities
  • People in rural/regional/remote communities
  • Victims of disaster
Where the charity conducted activities during the 2017 reporting period
  • Australian Capital Territory
  • New South Wales
  • Northern Territory
  • Queensland
  • South Australia
  • Tasmania
  • Victoria
  • Western Australia
  • Other Countries
    • KHM
    • CHN
    • COK
    • FJI
    • PYF
    • IND
    • IDN
    • JPN
    • PRK
    • KOR
    • LAO
    • MYS
    • NPL
    • NZL
    • PAK
    • PNG
    • PHL
    • WSM
    • SGP
    • SLB
    • LKA
    • TWN
    • THA
    • TLS
    • TGO
    • TON
    • VUT
    • VNM
Will the charity change or introduce any activities in the 2018 period?

Section C: Human Resources

Human resources
  • Full time employees: 0
  • Part time employees: 0
  • Casual employees: 0
  • Full-time equivalent staff (FTE): 0
  • Estimated number of volunteers: 4

Section D: Finance

Charity's 2017 reporting period
1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017
Accounting method used in the 2017 reporting period

Income Statement summary

Donations and bequests
Revenue from providing goods or services
Revenue from government including grants
Revenue from investments
Other revenue/receipts
Total revenue/receipts
Other income (for example, gains)
Total income/receipts
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

Section E: Annual report

Note: If you want to see the financial report or annual report that this charity has submitted, go back to Financials & Documents.

Section F: Reporting to state or territory regulators

Is the charity an incorporated association?
Does the charity intend to fundraise in the next reporting period?