Sport & Recreation Funding

Sport and Recreation Victoria (state government) provides grants and funding to support groups from local community clubs through to the elite level. Funding is available for a range of activities, from improving or building new facilities to putting in place community projects and programs. Please note that some grant programs can only be applied for by Council, and may require matching funding contributions.

The following funding programs are available:

Community Sports Infrastructure Fund

Better Indoor Stadiums Fund

Defibrillators for Sporting Clubs and Facilities Program

Significant Sporting Events Program

Country Football and Netball Program

Sporting Club Grants Program

Athlete Pathway Travel Grants Program

Access for All Abilities

Indigenous Sports Development program

Emergency grants

Shooting Sports Facilities Program

Further information regarding these grants, please contact Council’s Infrastructure Planning Team on 5950 1000