Festivals and Events Grants


Applications are invited for Indigo Shire's 2017-18 Tourism Events Grants Program:

Do you have a great idea for a tourism festival or event? Or perhaps a new and innovative addition to your existing event? Is your group keen to get some funding to make an idea come to life?

Funding available in 2017-2018

A total of $26,000 is available. Successful grants will receive up to $4,000.

Application Form

Please read carefully through the eligibility, assessment criteria and general conditions information in the application form. 

Attending a Tourism Event Grant Workshop

Council will hold workshops to explain the application process and answer any questions from event organisers. Applicants are encouraged to attend a grant workshop.

  • Chiltern Senior Citizens Club Wednesday 14 June 2.30pm-4pm
  • Rutherglen Senior Citizens Wednesday 14 June 5pm-6.30pm
  • Yackandandah Public Hall Thursday 15 June 1.30pm-3pm
  • Beechworth Town Hall Friday 16 June 9.30am-11am
  • Coulston Park Community Facility, Kiewa-Tangambalanga Monday 19 June 11.30am-1pm


Completed applications with all supporting documentation are to be sent to:

Chief Executive Officer
Tourism Events Grants Applications
Indigo Shire Council
PO Box 28 Beechworth 3747

or email to info@indigoshire.vic.gov.au (please scan as one document).

Applications close at 5pm on Friday 21 July 2017. Late applications will not be considered. Successful applicants will be notified on Wednesday 30 August 2017. For further information contact the Tourism Team on 1300 365 003 or email info@indigoshire.vic.gov.au.



Last updated: 08 June 2017