The Trustee For The Western Cape Communities Trust

The Trustee For The Western Cape Communities Trust is a large-scale charity established in 2002. Their main activity is registered as environmental education primarily serving families aboriginal and torres strait islander people people in rural/regional/remote communities.

The charity was established in accordance with the Western Cape Communities Co- Existence Agreement (WCCCA) which was signed in 2002. Under the WCCCA, royalty monies are paid by the mining company whose lease extends over the 11 traditional aboriginal owner clans' Country. These monies are held in trust by the charity and applied for the benefit of eligible members of the 11 traditional owner clans and the four associate Aboriginal community Councils. Financial distributions are available for eligible charitable purposes and include: - Educational bursaries; Relief of poverty and needs arising from old age, sickness, disability or distress; Cultural advancement; Advancement of religion including traditional beliefs and customs; Protection of the environment; Community Development; and Other purposes beneficial to the Communities.

The Trustee For The Western Cape Communities Trust

Who They Help

  • Youth - 15 to under 25
  • People in rural/regional/remote communities
  • Families
  • Children - aged 6 to under 15
  • Adults - aged 25 to under 65
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

Employees

Full-time
10
Part-time
2
Casual
0
Volunteers
0

Total employee expenses: $1,160,430 (7% of revenue).
Average full-time equivalent salary: $116,043.

Revenue vs Expenses

The Trustee For The Western Cape Communities Trust has seen an average annual growth of 1% in revenue versus a 14% p.a. increase in expenses. This imbalance can sometimes mean a challenge for long-term financial management.

Assets vs Liabilities

As of 2020, The Trustee For The Western Cape Communities Trust has a debt-to-equity (D/E) ratio of 0.03. This is considered safer than average within the charity space.

Sources of Revenue

Sources of Expense

Responsible People

Eric Cottis
Director
Edna Mark
Director
Loyla Chevathen
Director
Cameron Hudson
Director
Possibly also represents: Pynu Trust.
Lorraine Coconut
Director
Matilda John
Director
Constance Port
Director
Stefanus Le Roux
Secretary
Matthew Pearl
Director
Keri Tamwoy
Director
Possibly also represents: Aak Puul Ngantam Ltd.
Michelle Kostecki
Director
Janita Motton
Director
Marie Pitt
Director
Andrea Ngakyunkwokka
Director

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The Trustee For The WCCT Central Sub-Regional Trust
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The Trustee For The WCCT Southern Sub-Regional Trust
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The Trustee For The Wcct Northern Sub-Regional Trust
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ABN
47223656890
Registration Status
Charity is registered.
DGR Status
Endorsed

Donations can be claimed as a tax deduction.

Office Address
Lot 21 Kamenjarin Drive
Weipa
4874
Australia
Operating States
QLD
Entity Type
Discretionary Trading Trust

The main source of income of the discretionary trust is from trading activities.

Contacts
0740697945
[email protected]
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community, trustee, qld, poverty, charity, communities, charitable purposes, western cape, old age, royalty, protection of the environment, weipa