National Landcare Program Environment Small Grants is now open to applications.

Closing date 19 March 2018

The minimum grant amount is $5,000 with a maximum of $50,000.

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If you have a project in mind to be funded, please let us know.

Lower/Mid Hunter: Contact Stacy at lowerhunterlandare@gmail.com

Upper Hunter: Contact Nicholas at nicholas.alexander@muswellbrook.nsw.gov.au

This grant opportunity will provide a total of up to $5 million in grants in 2017-18 to community, environment, and other groups to undertake eligible natural resource management activities that improve the quality of the local environment.

What activities are eligible?

Eligible activities must directly relate to the project and must include one or more of the following

  • weed treatment
  • pest or disease management
  • fencing
  • erosion management
  • revegetation
  • education activities and raising community awareness/participation
  • access management
  • Indigenous land and sea country planning
  • recording of Indigenous ecological knowledge
  • administration support related to the project