Two Ceduna organisations will receive almost $10.5 million in Federal Government funding, helping provide locals with pathways to employment.
Through the Community-led Solutions Economic Development grant program, the Ceduna Aboriginal Corporation will receive $6 million to provide a purpose-built cultural facility, improving economic and social wellbeing.
In partnership with Southern Launch, the Koonibba Community Aboriginal Corporation will also receive nearly $4.5 million to invest in the construction of a permanent rocket launch facility and space observatory in the area, creating new jobs and income.
Minister for Social Services, Amanda Rishworth, said the selected organisations will provide pathways to jobs, from small infrastructure projects to on the job training.
Pictured: Members of the Koonibba community on site at the Koonibba Test Range in 2022.
Photo: Southern Launch (supplied)