Bellingen Chamber of Commerce

Grants & Funding

14 Dec

Smart investment delivered, Bellingen Hall’s big boost

  Smart investment delivered, Bellingen Hall’s big boost.   The Bellingen Memorial Hall is a major community asset, an integral part of the town’s culture, and today I announced a staggering $3.3 Million to address a backlog of issues and enshrine the magnificent building within the contemporary world. First established as a memorial to...
8 Dec

Rotary Club Bellingen Christmas Raffle Project

Would you like to be part of the Rotary Club of Bellingen ‘Christmas Hamper’ with a difference??? This year, we want to help you, and all our local businesses, by encouraging our community to spend their money in our local area. So, instead of a physical hamper, with imported prizes, we will be raffling...
5 Dec

Summer with CEL – Save your bottles and cans

RECYCLING JUST GOT EVEN BETTER… CEL is now a “Local Donation Partner” on the RETURN & EARN reverse vending machine at Connell Park – from now until 24 February. All you need to do is put your cans or bottles in and press the DONATE button – then choose “Centre Ecological Learning” (we are...
13 Oct

Melinda Pavey – We’ve released the Atherton Drive Foreshore Precinct Master Plan

  We’ve released the Atherton Drive Foreshore Precinct Master Plan The Master Plan for the Atherton Drive foreshore precinct at Urunga will help ensure its future management, while meeting the expectations of reserve users and the community. It’s a long-awaited strategic plan that recognises the importance of the area to all stakeholders and has...
12 Oct

Council’s Community Grants Program – October 2018

Council is again opening its Community Grant Programs. The Grant Programs include the Community Events Sponsorship Fund, the Community Support Fund and the Creative Placemaking Fund. The Funds will be open from Monday 1 October until Wednesday 31 October. You can access the Guidelines and application forms from Council’s website at https://www.bellingen.nsw.gov.au/community/grants.     Please note:...
10 Aug

Current Grant Opportunities – August 2018

Community Wellbeing Grants   1.       Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal – Strengthening Mental Health in Rural Communities 2.       Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal – Caring for Ageing Rural Australians 3.       Department of Business – Stronger Communities Programme 4.       Department of Family & Community Services – Seniors Week Grant Program   Environmental Grants...
10 Aug

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: $500 million Emergency Drought Relief Package

Find out all the details about the $500m Emergency Drought Relief Package WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: $500 million Emergency Drought Relief Package We know that when our farmers hurt, the whole state hurts. To help our farmers, families, businesses and the communities that surround them, last week we announced an additional $500 million in...