Community Strengthening Grants

These grants provide funds that strengthen the involvement of community organisations by developing services, management of facilities, coordination of events and promotion of tourism and health in the community.


Available Grants

Quick Response Grants (up to $1,000) - Open Round:

These grants are available all year round for small projects or events that will occur within three months of the application.

Application Form

Minor Grants (up to $5,000) and Major Grants (up to $10,000) - Open from Wednesday 28 August 2019, 9am to Wednesday 16 October, 4pm:

These grants aim to provide community organisations an opportunity to apply for funding through the following streams:


- Arts and Culture

- Community Events

- Equipment

- Health Promotion

- Environmental Sustainability                     

- Infrastructure

- Tourism (must attract visitors from outside the shire)

- Environmental Sustainability 



 Application Form


Additional Information 

Help Guide for Applicants

Community Strengthening Grants - Guidelines - please read prior to applying. 

Community Strengthening Grants Policy


Contact Details

If you require any further information, please contact us on (03) 5871 9222 or email