Grants & Funding

Council's Grants Officer, Teresa Boorer can be contacted on 02 6568 0221 or should you require further information regarding potential grant funding opportunities.


Grants and assistance finder for businesses throughout Australia, from State and Commonwealth government agencies.

Social Services

Commonwealth grants for social services.


NSW State government grant finder for not for profits in a range of areas such as arts and culture, environment and heritage, and education and training

Philanthropy Australia

Useful contacts and resources for private sector foundations and fundraising. Also includes the Australian Directory of Philanthropy which provides an extensive list of primate, family and corporate trusts and foundations that provide grants to a wide variety of individuals and groups.

Edmund Barton Centre

The Edmund Barton Centre has been created to help sustain economies across regional Australia. It achieves this by providing assistance to new start up and existing businesses.

Department of Human Resources - Rural and remote Australians

The Australian Government Department of Human Resources have a range of payments and services to support people living in rural and remote areas. Read more about what payments and services are available based on your circumstances.

Donations Programme 2018/19

Council can make donations or provide other financial assistance to persons or organisations for the purpose of exercising its functions under Section 356 of the Local Government Act.