The Whitsunday Regional Council is pleased to be able to provide financial assistance to community groups as part of the Community Assistance Grants Policy. The focus of the policy is to recognise the important role volunteer based organisations have in the region and how Council can best support their endeavours.
There are three grant types available:
◦ Sport & Recreation Clubs Grant – this is available to sport & recreation clubs
with funding based on participation levels.
◦ Facility Management Grant – this is available to organisations that manage
multi use sports facilities. Conditions apply.
◦ Special Projects Grant – this is available to all incorporated community groups.
The Special Projects Grants are offered in rounds during the financial year with applications up to $20,000 being considered. The rounds for 2017/18 are:
Round 1 – Applications open: 22 July 2017
Applications close: 31 October 2017
Round 2 – Applications open: 01 November 2017
Applications close: 12 February 2018
Round 3 - Applications open: 13 February 2018
Applications close: 14 May 2018
Further information regarding the different grants can be found by clicking on the quick links to the right or by contacting Council's Community Development unit on (07) 4945 0200 or email firstname.lastname@example.org