Billabong Yanco Community Grants
Community groups and individuals in the Billabong Yanco region are invited to apply for funding under the Billabong Yanco Community Grants program.
Grants of up to $10,000 are available for projects that celebrate and interact with our local landscapes, culture and produce.
Grants will be provided to projects that address one or more of the following areas:
- Aboriginal or European Heritage
- Appreciation of natural assets
- Focus on local produce
Projects may include activities such as:
- events and festivals
- promotional materials
- educational publications
- improving community networks
- other innovative ideas for achieving the program’s objectives.
The Grants program is being delivered as part of the Billabong Yanco Creek Project, which is promoting a resilient, productive Billabong Yanco System, with healthy ecosystems and communities. See the Billabong Yanco project page for more information.
The Billabong Yanco Project area covers the area of the Billabong Creek between Walbundrie and Moulamein, and tributaries including Yanco, Colombo and Urangeline Creeks.
Project sites must be located within the Project Area or provide benefits to the communities within this area.
Wednesday 15 March 2016
Deadline for requesting assistance with application
Friday 1 April 2016
Closing date for applications
Thursday 14 April 2016
For more information on eligibility and how to apply, please refer to the Application Guidelines.
A copy of the draft template that all successful applicant will be required to sign is available on request from the contact details below.
For more information, or to discuss your application contact:
Steve Hoare, firstname.lastname@example.org; Ph: 03 5880 1416, 0417 854 350