Community-life activity and event support
Support for community groups and non-profit organisations to run activities or hold events that align with the COVID-19 Community Recovery Plan.
How much is available?
Up to $500 per community group/ non-profit organisation is available.
Funds must clearly support the eligible activity. Entering into a written agreement with Mitchell Shire Council to deliver the approved activity forms part of the eligibility to receive funds.
Eligible activities will address a priority area within the COVID-19 Community Recovery Plan:
A more empowered and resilient community. A socially connected and diverse community.
Improved gender equality and empowerment of women and gender diverse people. Reduced discrimination and violence based on these attributes.
Stable and secure job opportunities for local residents. A stronger local business sector. Renewed business confidence and investment.
Address current and prevent emergence of generational education and employment disparity. Suitable and appropriate infrastructure and service delivery for liveable and sustainable communities.
Improved accessibility to, services, skilled workers and specialists available to the community. Suitable and appropriate infrastructure and service delivery for liveable and sustainable communities.
Protected and enhanced natural environment for use, wellbeing and enjoyment of current and future generations. Reduced impacts of climate change. Reduced natural hazards. Infrastructure and service delivery that underpins liveable and sustainable communities.
Housing options that prevent homelessness and provide a stable living environment. Suitable and appropriate infrastructure and service delivery for liveable and sustainable communities.
Round 1: Applications received up to 9am on Wednesday 15 December 2021
Round 2: Applications received up to 9am on Wednesday 12 January 2022
Round 3: Applications received up to 9am on Wednesday 16 February 2022
Availability of support
The availability of support in each round is limited. Where expressions of interest exceed available allocation in each geographic location entries will be entered into a ballot. Unsuccessful entries will be considered in future rounds.
Further rounds may be announced. Please see the full terms and conditions for more information.
Expression of interest
This page was last updated on 25 November 2021.