2019/20 Recipients - Round 1 Funding
At the Council meeting on 23 July 2019 Council agreed to the following funding and fee waivers through the Events Grants Program 2019/20, to support organisations to hold community events on the Northern Beaches.
Local Events and Place Activations
|Organisation||Project||Approved Funding (ex GST)|
Narrabeen Lakes Festival Inc.
Narrabeen Lakes Summerfest
Annual community festival held at Berry Reserve, Narrabeen. All ages, free community event including entertainment from local cultural and community groups, market stalls and fireworks.
$2,100 + $705 Fee Waiver
Manly Warringah BMX Club
New event held at JJ Melbourne Hills Memorial Reserve, Terry Hills. Shredfest is the premier BMX & Mountain Biking Festival presented by the cycling community of the Northern Beaches. Features Professional and Amateur racers, mountain biking cross country event, children’s balance bike activities, track and jump challenges and retro BMX racing show.
$2,500 + $0 Fee Waiver
Share the Spark
Spark Tank – Community ‘Business Pitch’ event for young people
New event. Public event for youth to pitch ideas that meet community needs to an expert panel. To be followed up with mentoring program.
$2,400 + $200 Fee Waiver
Rotary Club of Brookvale Inc
Pub 2 Pub Charity Fun Run & Festival
Annual charity event including run with three course options between Dee Why Beach and Newport Beach, and finish line festival.
Sponsorship of $5,000 annually for up to 3 years
+ $1,152 Fee Waiver