Funding boost for Athenaeum
The Melbourne Athenaeum has received a $200,000 grant from Heritage Victoria for urgent conservation, repair and restoration works to the building’s roof and clerestory windows. Planning Minister Richard Wynne recently announced 19 restoration projects, including the Athenaeum, would receive a total of more than $2.3 million funding under the Government’s Living Heritage Program.
Business Manager Sue Westwood spoke about the project in an article in the October 2021 CBD News. Click this link and scroll to page 11.