2016/2017 Community Grants Program – Major Category

The 2016/17 Community Grants Program – The Major Grants category will be opening soon for applications to enable community groups to get some exciting projects and initiatives off the ground. We will be seeking applications from community groups and not-for-profit organisations who can present us with project proposals that will bring something new and innovative and will have a positive impact on the community.  Eligible applicants can request up to $15,000 towards your project proposal.Applicants will need to respond to at least one the following criteria outcomes to be eligible:

  • People are healthy, active and safe
  • Communities are growing in skills and knowledge
  • People are connected
  • People are creative
  • Communities are sustainable


Open:       Friday 3 March 2017

Close:       Friday 7 April 2017


 Up to $15,000 for eligible community groups & not-for-profit organisations

Council Contacts

Kerry Craig

Wendy Daly

Katie Gibson

Jenny McKenzie

Guidelines & Application Forms

The Guidelines and Application form are attached: 

  • downloaded from Council’s website, or
  • hard copy available from Customer Service



PDFApplication-Guidelines-2016-17-Community-Major-Grants.pdf (348 KB)

DOCXMajor-Grant-Application-201617.docx (136 KB)

Last Updated: 02-03-2017

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