Community Chest

Community Chest funding aims to assist Council with the achievement of its strategic goals and promote activities which will benefit groups within the community. The purpose of the grants is to add to, or enhance, activities for groups within the community.
The funding rounds for 2019-20 opened in July and January.
The opening of each round was announced in the local paper.
The application includes Council's Guidelines for General Allocations.
First round funding applications were submitted to Council by 4pm Monday, 26 August 2019, with funding decisions advised by 26 September 2019.
Second round funding applications were submitted to Council by 4pm Thursday 27 February 2020 with funding decisions advised by 26 March 2020.

To read the guidelines and view the 2019-20 application form, click on the link below.

A media release on the successful second round funding applications from 2019-20 can be viewed here.

Funding rounds for 2020-21 will be publicised on this page when announced.