Community Grants Program

Community Grants Program 2024

The Community Grants Program supports initiatives that deliver a range of social and economic benefits to communities across the Federation Council area.

The program provides a more streamlined approach to supporting local community groups, organisations and clubs with delivering community projects and events.  

Two rounds are facilitated each year, with a total amount of $60,000 available to fund one-off projects through one of the eleven focus categories:

  1. Arts and Culture;
  2. Accessibility and Inclusion;
  3. Children and Families.
  4. Community Work and Welfare;
  5. Events & Tourism;
  6. Health Promotion;
  7. Seniors (Ageing Well);
  8. Sports and Recreation;
  9. Skill Development and Learning;
  10. Volunteers
  11. Young People.


Program opening and closing dates

Round Two of the 2023/2024 Community Grants Program has now closed. Successful recipients will be announced at the April 2024 ordinary Council meeting.