Grants and funding

Smart Farms Small Grants

Round 4 of the Australian Government’s Smart Farms Small Grants program is now open.

Grants between $5,000 and $100,000 are available to support projects in farming, forestry, and fishing groups and communities, to increase capacity to adopt smart and sustainable practices. 

For more information, see the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment website.

Applications close 9 October 2020.  

Limestone Coast Grassroots Grants

The Grassroots Grants program supports individuals, volunteers, community groups and other organisations working on a not-for-profit basis, with local landscape management projects.

Applications for 2020/2021 are now closed. Applications will be assessed, and applicants will be notified in due course.

  • Access your application via the portal.
  • Further information on using the online portal is here.

Adaptive Agriculture Grants

The Adaptive Ag grants program will support agricultural industries to respond to the threats and market opportunities created by future climate projections for the Limestone Coast.

Applications for 2020/2021 are now closed. Applications will be assessed, and applicants will be notified in due course. 

 

Keep an eye on our website and Facebook page over the next year for updates on funded projects.