A funding scheme initiated by the Glamorgan Spring Bay Council to assist with Community Development in the Glamorgan Spring Bay municipal area. 

The Glamorgan Spring Bay Council recognises the efforts and contribution’s of sporting groups and organisations within the Community.

Any queries you may have with regard to this topic, or if you would like to find out more, please contact Council offices.

Phone: (03) 6256 477


Please find Small Community Grants Application below.

Small Community Grants Application 

Future Drought Fund’s Networks to Build Drought Resilience program.

Future Rounds – Round 2 

Opens: 20 September 2021
Closes: 1 November 2021
Announced by: February 2022.
Activities funded in Round 2 must take place between 28 February and 27 June 2022.

Community organisations and networks can access a share of $4.5 million under the Networks to Build Drought Resilience program, with grants for action on drought resilience. The program is also being delivered by the Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal (FRRR).

The Networks to Build Drought Resilience program will support the community organisations, networks and infrastructure that help people and communities prepare for, and live through, times of drought. The program will fund events, activities, training and small-scale infrastructure that assist communities to build their capacity.

For more information or to apply visit FRRR’s website –


Strengthening Rural Communities (SRC)

Now Open – Round 10

Closes 5pm, 24 August 2021
Announced by: Early December 2021

Future Rounds – Round 11

Opens: 25 August 2021
Closes: 23 November 2021
Announced by: March 2022.

The program aims to give the thousands of small rural, regional and remote communities across Australia an opportunity to access funding to support broad community needs.
Grants are available for a broad range of grassroots, community-led initiatives that directly and clearly benefit local communities. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis and assessed quarterly.

An example of projects funded: Nymboida Camping & Canoeing used their $10,000 SRC grant to support Bushfire Recovery through revegetation and installation of picnic tables at Goolang Creek.

For further information relating to this grand and your eligibility, please click on the link below.

Strengthening Rural Communities | FRRR


BSBR grants are available in Local Government Areas – including Glamorgan Spring Bay – that were disaster declared as a result of the 2019-20 Black Summer fires.

As a Category 2 LGA, a funding envelope of $1.6 million has been allocated to the Glamorgan Spring Bay local government area.

This means eligible organisations within the municipality will be able to apply for funding to support a broad range of recovery and resilience projects – from social and community well-being projects right through to projects that support the recovery of local economies and built environments.

Opens: 22 July 2021
Closes: 2 September 2021

Grant guidelines and eligibility requirements are available below:

More information is available online at