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Community Grants - Minor - Now Open

The Rural City of Wangaratta 2019/2020 Community Grants Minor Category offers grants up to $5,000 to eligible community groups and not-for-profit organisations.

Applications Open: Friday 17th January 2020

Applications Close: Friday 28th February 2020

Council Officers will host Community Grants Drop-In Sessions to assist potential applicants with project development and the application process.

Applicants are encouraged to drop in to one of the sessions below:

Tuesday 4th February – Wangaratta Government Centre – 3:30pm – 5pm

Tuesday 11th February – Boorhaman Hotel – 12pm – 1pm

Wednesday 12th February – Everton Hall Supper Room – 9:30am – 10:30am

Wednesday 12th February – Whorouly Café, Whorouly – 11am – 12pm

Monday 17th February – Gamzes Smokehouse, Milawa – 10am – 11am

Monday 24th February – Wangaratta Government Centre – 5pm – 6pm

Guidelines and application forms are available here or can be collected from Council’s Customer Service team. For further information, please contact Council’s Projects and Recreation team on (03) 5722 0888 or

About Community Grants

The Rural City of Wangaratta Community Grants Program supports community groups and organisations to carry out programs and projects that will develop and enhance the social, cultural and environmental experience of local residents.

The Rural City of Wangaratta Community Grants program offers two streams of funding each year:

Major Grants – up to $15,000

Minor Grants – up to $5,000

2018/19 Successful Recipients

Congratulations to those community groups and organisations who were successful in receiving a grant through our 2018/19 Community Grants streams - Minor and Major categories. Click on the links below for details of the successful groups.

Contact Us

All applicants are strongly encouraged to contact Council to discuss their project or initiative prior to submitting a grant application. As application opening dates are decided, they will be listed on this page.


Phone: 03 5722 0888

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