Sport Grants and Awards

Grants For Sporting Facilities Now Open

31 July 2015

Nationals Member for Murray Plains Peter Walsh is encouraging councils and community

organisations in the Murray Plains electorate to consider applying for funding through the

Community Sports Infrastructure Fund.

Mr Walsh said the program aimed to provide high-quality accessible community sport and

recreation facilities across Victoria.

“A range of grants is on offer including funding for planning, building new, and improving existing

facilities where communities conduct, organize and participate in sport and recreation.

“Sport plays such an important role in regional communities and I encourage local Councils and

community organisations to make use of this funding opportunity,” Mr Walsh said.

Grants available include :

Better Pools  - Grants of up to $3million to build new or upgrade existing aquatic centres

Major Facilities – Grants of up to $650,000 to develop or upgrade major sport and recreation facilities

Small Aquatic Project  - Grants of up to $200,000 to upgrade pools and aquatic leisure facilities

Minor Facilities - Grants of up to $100,000 to develop or upgrade local sport and recreation facilities

Female Friendly Facilities – Grants of up to $100,000 to build new or upgrade existing change rooms

to prioritise female participation

Cricket Facilities – Grants of up to $100,000 to develop or upgrade cricket facilities

Planning  - Grants of up to $30,000 to fund initiatives that assess the future sport and recreation

needs of local communities, and up to $50,000 for regional planning initiatives.

 For more information, visit :  http://www.sport.vic.gov.au.community-sports-infrastructure-fund

 

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