Victorian Landcare Grants

2021 Victorian Landcare Grants
Applications are now open for the 2021 Victorian Landcare Grants.
 
The Victorian Government is providing $2.55 million funding for project and support grants across the state.

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.
 
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.

A communications pack is available for groups and networks who would like to promote the grants through their social media channels. Please contact us and we will email you the pack.

Grant applications close 5pm Wednesday 16 June.

Gorse getting you down???

The Victorian Gorse Taskforce (VGT) have just announced the opening of their 2021-22 Small Community Grants.

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Details: go to https://www.vicgorsetaskforce.com.au/community-grants-2021-22-small-grant-applications-now-open/

Funding: up to $5,000 for gorse infestations on two or more properties

Applications close: 28 May 2021

More information: contact the VGT Executive Officer on 0417 593 250 or info@gorsetaskforce.com.au