The recipients of Council’s 2023 Community Grants program have been announced, with 24 community groups sharing in a grant pool of $255,000.
Special projects and one-off events have been selected by an Independent Review Panel from 61 applications.
Common themes of this year's funded projects identified by the Independent Review Panel include building connections in the community, supporting mental health and wellbeing and opportunities for play for young people and families.
A full list of funded projects is available here(PDF, 414KB).
Applications for Council's 2024 Community Grants Program are expected to open mid-2024.
Community Grant Guidelines and Frequently Asked Questions 2023
Community Grant Guidelines
Prior to commencing your Community Grant application we encourage all applicants to familiarise themselves with the Community Grant Guidelines.
Frequently Asked Questions
We've compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions and answers to help with any questions.
Key Dates 2023 Community Grants Program
Important dates are:
| Applications Open
| Tuesday 11 July 2023
| Community Information Sessions
| Wednesday 19 and Thursday 20 July 2023
| Successful Grant Writing Workshop
| Thursday 13 July and Wednesday 26 July 2023
| Applications Close
| Monday 14 August 2023 at 4pm
| Successful Applications Announced
| November 2023
| Projects Delivered
Past Funded Community Grant Applicants
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For more information on Council's Community Grants Program, please contact our Community Grants Officer by phoning 9688 0200 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org