Community Grants

Community Grants

Community GrantsCouncil provides a range of community grants to help local community groups and organisations meet their goals.

Annual Community Grants

Community Development Fund

Funding may be given for the following projects:

  • Minor repairs or upgrades to community facilities
  • Proud places, water conservation and environmental innovations
  • Current OH&S or risk management issues
  • New equipment for community, sport or recreation groups
  • New programs or activities within the community
  • Local festivals and events with wide community benefit
  • Protection, conservation and restoration of heritage items and assets.
Funding limit Up to $3,000

Applications are currently closed
Applications close Friday, 8 September 2017
Successful Notifications October 2017

Community Support Fund

These are small grants for community, sporting and not-for-profit groups.

Grants can be applied for:

  • Small equipment purchases
  • New programs or events
  • Projects and activities for high-needs groups (such as women, children, youth and Indigenous)
Funding limit Up to $200 per financial year
Apply online for the Community Support Fund OR
Applications close Applications are accepted at any time during the year
Successful Notifications Applicants should be notified within fourteen days after the application has been lodged
For more information on community grants OR to receive grants news and updates
Community, Recreation and Grants
Phone: (03) 5032 3033