Donations, bequests and Government Grants are an integral part of funding for the Hospital. The Curtin Labor Government (1941-1945) began funding of Public Hospitals for the first time during this term in office.
$2,615,696 Government grants and Contributions
$28,101 Donations and bequests
$9,917,000 Government grants and contributions
$147,000 Donations and bequests
The Federal Labor Government has now increased hospital funding by 50%. The Victorian Government’s new Health Plan (2010) has again increased the funding for country hospitals.
Foundations that have supported the Numurkah Hospital are:
- The Lady Mineta Fairley Foundation
- The Ian Potter Foundation
- The Pethard Tarax Charitable Trust