Welcome to Banjima Native Title Aboriginal Corporation

Banjima People, a proud identity focused on strong culture

1.4 Banjima Sport and Recreation


Provides support for sporting recreation activities or events promoting team participation within a community. This assistance can provide opportunities for registered sports clubs to attend recognised sporting activities and events through purchases required to participate such as  equipment, uniforms or registrations and related costs towards travel, accommodation expenses and meals. 

Funds will be paid to sporting clubs or event organisers for participation in specific events. This distribution policy is not intended to provided support to individuals for ongoing club participation. It is for members to travel to and participate in community based sporting events that occur from time to time.

What is covered;

  • Team related equipment and materials e.g. sporting equipment, uniform, shoes and boots
  • Registration for events
  • Transport
  • Accommodation
  • Meals.



For the period 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019

 What  Team Allowance - sporting   team/club
 Interstate sporting events $3,000 per team
 Western Australian sporting events $2,500 per team

Note; Cash payments and reimbursements cannot be paid to any beneficiary.



To be eligible for this assistance, an applicant must meet beneficiary criteria as follows:

A sporting team applying for assistance under this policy must have a minimum of three (3) beneficiaries in any combination of the following;

  • A registered Banjima beneficiary
  • A registered Daisy beneficiary
  • Birth Child registered under the above membership.

Please Note:

  • No allocations of funds can be transferred to another member
  • As per clause 6.7 of the Trust Deed, the Trustee may not provide money or a money equivalent to individual beneficiaries. Payments will be made directly to the seller or service provider.

How to apply

  1. Download and complete the BCT Sports and Recreation application form (available here).
  2. Provide supporting evidence, such as:
    • Quote or tax invoice (includes the seller’s Australian business number (ABN), what is being requested, its cost (including GST, if any) and date of issue).
    • Birth Certificate (for under 18s) to show Birth Child relationship with Applicant
    • One member should apply on behalf on the team (nominated team leader) for all assistance required to support all Banjima team members
  3. Submit application by sending forms and evidence to Member Services by:
  1. You will be contacted by BNTAC with the outcome of your application.
  2. If you are not happy with the outcome, you can appeal a decision.
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