Queensland Government – Far North & North Queensland Monsoon Trough

Application Date: 1 July 2019 to 5 August 2019

Region: Queensland wide

Amount: Smaller: $2,500 - $50,000, Large: $50,001 - $150,000

Details:

Grants of up to $150,000 each are now available to help FNQ & NQ communities recover from the 2019 Monsoon Trough, thanks to a $4.5 million Round One recovery package being jointly funded by the Australian and Queensland Governments.

Queensland-based community groups, local councils, non-government organisations, peak & industry groups, and research bodies delivering in or to the monsoon-impacted local government areas of:

  • Aurukun
  • Barcoo
  • Boulia
  • Burdekin
  • Burke
  • Cairns
  • Carpentaria
  • Cassowary Coast
  • Charters Towers
  • Cloncurry
  • Cook
  • Croydon
  • Diamantina
  • Douglas
  • Etheridge
  • Flinders
  • Hinchinbrook
  • Hope Vale
  • Kowanyama
  • Lockhart River
  • Longreach
  • Mackay
  • Mapoon
  • Mareeba
  • McKinlay
  • Mornington
  • Mount Isa
  • Napranum
  • Northern Peninsula
  • Palm Island
  • Pormpuraaw
  • Richmond
  • Torres
  • Townsville
  • Whitsunday
  • Winton
  • Wujal Wujal
  • Yarrabah
   

 

are encouraged to apply for either or both small grants (between $2,500 and $50,000) or large grants (between $50,001 and $150,000) to support events, activities and programs that drive community recovery activities, increase awareness and build local resilience.

The updated Funding Information Paper (dated July 2019 as most current version) is attached to this email to assist you to determine if groups are eligible, and how to submit an application.

Applications close 2pm Monday 5 August 2019.

More information on the grants is available here including links to the application forms via SmartyGrants.

For information or queries not contained in the Funding Information Paper, contact: [email protected]

For more information: https://www.communities.qld.gov.au/funding