Funding available in 2018-19

A total of $47,500 was made available for 'General' and 'Arts and Culture' projects in 2018-2019. In addition, $2500 was available for 'Youth Initiatives'. Successful grants will range from $200 to $4000. Applications closed on 20 July. 

For further information about grants, contact our Community Development Team on 1300 365 003 or email

You can find information about tourism and events grants elsewhere on our website. 

Community Facility Energy Upgrade Grants

The Community Facility Energy Upgrade Grant provides financial assistance to eligible not-for-profit community groups and organisations to support the implementation of renewable energy and energy efficiency projects.

This funding aims to facilitate projects which reduce the energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions from community facilities.   This in turn reduces the energy costs for community facilities for their long term financial sustainability. A total pool of $20,000 is available for 2018/19.

Applications closed on December 20, 2018.

AusNet Energising Your Community Fund

If you’re a community organisation or group in Indigo Shire, you could benefit from up to $3000 to deliver a sustainable project that benefits the local community as part of the AusNet Energising Your Community Fund.

Applications closed on 14 December 2018. For more information