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Splendour’s $35k cash splash

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Organiser say the groups and amounts are: Byron Bay Public School ($2,000), the Pocket Public School ($10,000), Human Nature Adventure Therapy ($3,000), Social Futures ($5,000), Mullumbimby Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Men’s Group ($10,000) and Ocean Shores Primary School ($5,000).

Organisers said they received a great response from local organisations, ‘with over 55 applications lodged.’


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