Community Grants Program

The Moorabool Shire Council – Community Grants Program provides $140,000 annually to community groups and organisations to help support and enhance innovative community activities, projects and events.

Grants are available for projects under the following categories:

  • Community Strengthening
  • Community Arts & Culture
  • Community Events

Moorabool Shire Council proudly supports the wonderful contribution that not-for-profit community groups provide to their local and wider communities.

Community Strengthening Grants:

  • Community Programs, Activities or Initiatives (grants of up to $5,000)
  • Capital Improvements (grants of up to $5,000)
  • Small Projects¬† (grants of up to $1,000)

Community Arts and Culture Grants:

Community arts projects, activities or initiatives that link artists, creators or practitioners, with local communities through small projects, publications, exhibitions, performances or other similar activities (grants of up to $3,000)

Community Events Grants:

Community Events that showcase local talent, provide public entertainment, foster community participation, connectedness and diversity (grants of up to $3,000)

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