VICTORIAN LANDCARE GRANTS OPEN

Overview

The Victorian Government is providing funding to support Landcare and environmental volunteering groups and networks for on-ground works, education, and capacity building projects that protect, enhance, and restore our land and natural environment.

Funding

A total of $2.55 million is available for project and support grants across Victoria.

Project grants

Up to $30,000 is available for on-ground works, capacity building activities, community education and engagement that protects, or improves natural assets such as native vegetation, native fauna, waterways, wetlands, and soils.

Support grants

Up to $500 is available for assistance with costs such as insurance, incorporation and operational needs, or meetings and events or newsletters, websites, and other communication.

Eligibility

Grants are open to all Victorian Landcare and environmental volunteering groups and networks that have a focus on on-ground land and natural environment improvement work.

This includes Landcare groups and networks, ‘Friends of’ groups, Conservation Management Networks, Committees of Management, Coastcare groups and Aboriginal groups and organisations working on Country.

Timeline

Applications OpenFriday 30th April 2021
Applications Close5 pm Wednesday 16th June 2021
Recipients NotifiedAugust 2021
Projects CompletedWednesday 30th November 2022

Guidelines

Apply

Your application is to be made through SmartyGrants:  https://delwp.smartygrants.com.au/CCMA2021VLG  

Please read the above Guidelines before you apply.

Contact

For more information, contact:

Regional Landcare Coordinator: Elisia Dowling

Email: Elisia.dowling@ccma.vic.gov.au

Phone: 0418 397 521