Central Queensland Bushfires Flexible Funding Grants

Grants of up to $100,000 each are now available to help Central Queensland communities recover from the 2018 bushfires, thanks to an a recovery package being jointly funded by the Australian and Queensland Governments.

Queensland-based community groups, local councils, non-government organisations, peak & industry groups, and research bodies delivering in or to the bushfire-impacted local government areas of Banana, Bundaberg, Central Highlands, Gladstone, Isaac, Livingstone, Mackay, and Rockhampton are encouraged to apply for either or both small grants (between $2,500 and $50,000) or large grants (between $50,001 and $100,000) to support events, activities and programs that drive community recovery activities, increase awareness and build local resilience.

Funding for projects in Round Three must be delivered to one or more of the following priority target groups:

  • Children and families
  • Young people
  • First Nations Australians
  • CALD communities
  • People with disability
  • Seniors
  • Small businesses
  • Primary producers

Recipients of Rounds One and Two Central Queensland Bushfires grants and new applicants are encouraged to apply. Applications are open now and close 2:00pm, Thursday, 25 November. Find out more or apply.