Bellingen Chamber of Commerce

Current grant opportunities – July 2019

12 Jul

While it was great to have the rain, how good is it to see the sunshine! I hope you are all having a wonderful week so far.


Following is a list of funding currently available or soon to be. There is lots around at the moment depending on what you are looking for so make sure you keep your eyes and ears open.



This is a great program that funds all different kinds of projects so take a look.


Invites Netball clubs and associations to apply for funding for upgrading facilities, developing skills, purchasing equipment etc.


The fund focuses on getting people active in the community to help improve heart health.

  • FRRR Strengthening Rural Communities – Small & Vital – up to $10,000 – 24 September
  • FRRR In a Good Place – closes 13 August
  • FRRR ANZ Seeds of Renewal – Closes 6 August –


  • Stronger Country Communities Fund – This is the first time the NSW Government has opened this fund to the community. Supports all kinds of community infrastructure projects – no funding limits have been provided on the website and there is significant funding available. There are specific criteria that you will need to address and some mandatory actions. These aren’t onerous if you are organised. Applications close 27 September but please don’t leave it until the last minute. More info can be found here –




All the best with your projects, events and activities.


Maxine Compton
Grants and Business Development Officer
Ph: 02 6655 7379