We want to provide support for local organisations and community groups, and help property owners conserve our heritage, through many exciting grants and funding opportunities.
If you or your organisation has a project that deserves to be funded, see if we can find a grant with your name on it. See below for details. Please note - Council does not provide funding to individuals.
Community Grants - open now
The Community Grants Program runs each financial year. This year we are excited to launch three separate grant streams:
- Arts and Creativity - available to artists, arts and cultural organisations, and creatives of all kinds. Find out more
- Community Development - improving equality, reducing disadvantage and creates stronger and more connected communities. Find out more
- Environmental - grants for environmental and sustainability issues in our Council area. Find out more
Please see the Community Grants Program Guidelines for eligibility, objectives and assessment criteria.
Grants close 3pm, Thursday 30 April 2020.
Information and Grant Writing Sessions - alternate methods
Due to the risk of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and acting on advice of lead NSW and Federal health authorities, Council has taken the precautionary decision to cancel the advertised grants information sessions grant writing sessions. Our top priority is the health and safety of our staff and community. These are difficult circumstances and we appreciate your patience and understanding.
Assistance via phone
Assistance is being offered via phone and email.
Select a preferred callback time and we will call you to answer all your questions.
Grant Writing Webinar
The Grant Writing Sessions will be run as an online presentations on:
- Thursday 26 March at 10am
- Thursday 9 April at 6.30pm
Both sessions will be run as a TEAMS meeting and will provide the opportunity for questions to be submitted online to be answered at the end of the presentation.
Please register to receive a link to the session you wish to participate in (session will only be active at the advertised time).
A recording of the presentation will be available here after the session however you will not be able to submit questions.