Community Events Grants Fund

Council has finalised details of the new Community Events Fund by endorsing the Community Investment and Support Fund (CISF) - Community Events and Community Events Rapid Response Guidelines.


The Community Events Fund aims to support moderate-sized events, which bring economic benefits to the City, enrich the community, celebrate common interests and provide opportunities for local participation.

Grant round opens...

Applications for 2019-2020 Round 1 open on Sunday 1 September 2019 at 9:00am and close at 5:00pm on Monday 30 September 2019. 

Up to $20,000 is on offer for events in 2020 and multi-year funding is an option, with application rounds opening in September 2019 and February 2020.

Eligible applicants can apply via an online form through this site when the round is open.

How to apply

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Contact our Grants Team on 03 5272 4736 or 03 5272 5039 or email

Page last updated: Tuesday, 1 October 2019