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Central West Orana Regional Plan

Media Release: Regional solutions to dire metro population growth warnings

Decentralisation and policies focussing on jobs and infrastructure for regional areas must form a significant part of the national strategy to combat the dire consequences of the unprecedented population growth in metropolitan cities over the next 30 years, says Regional Development Australia Central West Acting Chair, Reg Kidd. (more…)

Grenfell Main St

Small Grants for Rural Communities

The Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal (FRRR) has opened the Small Grants for Rural Communities Program, Round 33.

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…)

Cooperatives Loan Scheme

Cooperatives Loan Scheme

The NSW Government has just released a new Cooperative Loan Scheme, facilitating loans to NSW cooperatives to expand or modernise their operations.

Loans can be used to assist cooperatives to improve production facilities or to purchase capital assets to expand or modernise. (more…)

Local Heritage

Heritage Activation Grants

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…)