Funding & Grants

Below are the details of some ongoing and current grants available to the Southern Inland community. 

There are many more grants available and this list is not intended to be an exhaustive list. Grant Finder allows you to search for specific grants or types of grants.

Grants Closing Soon

2018 Community Building Partnerships - closing 15th June

Not-for-profits and Councils are eligible to apply for this round. The grant funds infrastructure projects that deliver positive social, environmental and recreational outcomes, while promoting community participation, inclusion and cohesion.

Farming Together Program - closing 30th June 2018

The program encourages the formation of farmer groups: either formal co-operatives, looser collaborations or collective bargaining groups

NSW Regional Conferencing Pilot Program - closing 30th June 2018

Grant to help stakeholders create exciting new business events for regional NSW

Community Support Program - closing 30th June 2018

The programme provides child care providers with funding to set up and run child care services in areas where there are unique need or where it might not otherwise be viable.

Smart Cities and Suburbs Program Round 2 - closing 2nd July 2018

Provides local government agencies and bodies with grants to support projects that apply innovative technology-based solutions to urban challenges to improve the liveability, productivity and sustainability of cities.

Regional Tourism Product Development Program - closing 30th June 2019 

Funding for new accommodation projects that increase capacity for the region, infrastructure projects that can clearly demonstrate that they will drive increased overnight visitation to the region, visitor signposting, tour development or new attractions and experiences.

Regional Cooperative Tourism Marketing Program - closing 30th June 2019

 Available to undertake a Cooperative Tourism Marketing Program which will be led by Destination NSW.

Growing Local Economies Fund - closes once funds are fully allocated 

Grant to turbocharge new regional economic opportunities and enliven local economies.

Export and Regional Wine Support Package - closes once funds are allocated 

3 Grant Programs available totalling $50 million to support small to medium wine exporters and to support the growth of regional wine tourism

How we can help

RDA Central West has developed a Guide to Successful Grant Writing to help make sure you have the best possible chance of winning that grant. Click below to read the guide. 



Be sure to also regularly check our Facebook and Twitter page for grants updates. 

Contact us to seek direct support. In addition to sourcing relevant data, we can  provide letters of support and feedback on your grant applications. 


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