The Australian Government has announced a new $272.2 million Regional Growth Fund aimed at funding transformational projects which support long-term economic growth and create jobs in regions undergoing structural adjustment.
The program will run over four years from 2018-19 to 2021-22. (more…)
Grants of up to $5,000 are available for projects and activities that offer clear public benefit for communities in rural, regional or remote Australia. Priority is given to communities of 10,000 or fewer. (more…)
Loans can be used to assist cooperatives to improve production facilities or to purchase capital assets to expand or modernise. (more…)
Festivals Australia provides funding to support individual art projects at festivals or significant one-off community events, such as a town’s centenary celebration or opening of a new community resource. (more…)
The Heritage Activation Grants are available for projects designed to increase public enjoyment of local heritage items, such as physical works for public access, public programming, strategy development and business planning.
The grants are administered through the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage for amounts of between $10,000 to $100,000 per application. (more…)
Crown reserves include assets like local parks, community halls, regional showgrounds and holiday parks. (more…)
The NSW Aboriginal Fishing Trust Fund provides grants and loans for projects enhance, maintain and protect Aboriginal cultural fishing, or promote economic opportunities for Aboriginal communities associated with the fisheries resource. (more…)
The NSW Government has developed an Energy Affordability package to help small businesses and households and save energy and money. The package includes rebates, upgrades to appliances and equipment, and the removal of exit fees when changing energy retailers, so you’re free to choose the best deal. (more…)
The NSW Government’s Environmental Restoration and Rehabilitation Grants are now open for application, to assist in the ongoing sustainable management and stewardship of significant environmental assets and services in NSW. (more…)
The Australian Cultural Diplomacy Grants Program (ACDGP) supports the delivery of high-quality public diplomacy initiatives which promote our economic, artistic, and cultural assets to an international audience. These initiatives strengthen Australia’s reputation as an innovative, creative nation and foster collaborative people-to-people links internationally, particularly in the four priority regions (Asia; South Pacific; America’s and Western Europe; and the Middle East and Africa). (more…)
Eligible organisations include Local councils, county councils or other government bodies with floodplain risk management responsibilities equivalent to those of local councils (such as the Hunter Local Land Services and the Lord Howe Island Board). (more…)
The 2017/18 Community Landcare Pup-up Grants are open to landcare and community groups in the Riverina Local Land Services Area, to undertake projects and activities that encourage the involvement of community groups in understanding, protecting and enhancing the natural environment. (more…)