Photo: Hopevale Shire Council - Hopevale Barefoot Ballerinas
The Gulf Area Community Social Development Trust was established to promote the interest and welfare of residents in the Gulf Area (Burke Shire Council, Carpentaria Shire Council, Doomadgee Council and Mornington Shire Council)  by funding projects supporting education, health and social development. A local stakeholder reference group is appointed to assess proposed projects to determine their ability to deliver outcomes that fulfil the objectives of the Trust.

Trustee approved distributable income from the Gulf Trust for the 2022-2023 financial year was $262,208.00.

By donating and or leaving a bequest to The Gulf Area Community Social Development Trust you are helping create an enduring legacy.