VICTORIAN LANDCARE GRANTS CLOSING DATE: Tuesday 30 April 2024

Overview

The Victorian Government funds the Victorian Landcare Grants to support Landcare and environmental volunteer groups and networks with on-ground works, education and capacity-building projects that protect and restore our land and natural environment. This includes works for the treatment and management of serrated tussock!

ST Treatment - Stratford

Funding

In 2024 a total of $3.55 million is available for project and support grants across Victoria.

Since 2000, Landcare Grants have invested $79 million in communities to enhance and protect the environment.

Project grants

Project Grants of up to $20,000 for on-ground works, capability building activities, community education and engagement that protects or improves our natural environment such as native vegetation, native fauna, waterways, wetlands, and soils.

Support grants

Support Grants of up to $500 to assist with costs such as insurance, incorporation and operational needs, or meetings and events or newsletters, websites and other communication.

Eligibility

Grants are open to all Victorian Landcare and environmental volunteer groups and networks that are community-based and have a focus on on-ground land and natural environment improvement work.

This includes Landcare groups and networks, Friends groups, Conservation Management Networks, Committees of Management, Coastcare groups and Aboriginal groups and organisations working on Country.

How to Apply

Your application can made through your regional Catchment Management Authority (CMA).

To find out which CMA region your organisation is in, view the map of Victorian Catchment Management Authorities