Community Grants Program




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LIVINGSTONE SHIRE COUNCIL / KEPPEL BAY SAILING CLUB / INVERNESS YEPPOON 

COMMUNITY GRANTS SCHEME

 IS YOUR COMMUNITY / SPORTS GROUP SEEKING FUNDING FOR A PROJECT / ACTIVITY / ITEM


The Livingstone Shire Council / Keppel Bay Sailing Club / Inverness Yeppoon Community Grants Scheme is Council’s funding program that enables community groups and sporting clubs to undertake a project / event to meet identified needs in the community

The purpose of the Community Grants Scheme is to support the well-being and enhance the development of strong local communities within the Livingstone Shire. The funding program provides up to $5000.00 for not-for-profit community and sporting clubs to complete a project / item (within the Livingstone Shire) that benefits
benefit residents and improve overall community wellbeing. 

The Community Grants Scheme offers assistance to incorporated, not-for-profit community and sporting groups across the Livingstone Shire. Applicants must be incorporated or supported by an auspice organisation.

Applicants must meet the eligibility criteria and be operating out of the Livingstone Shire Council's Local Government Area providing services or activities that benefit residents and improve overall community well-being. 

Past funded projects / events / have included provision of specialized Riding Equipment, Purchase of racing blocks for Emu Park Swimming Club, repairs to barbeque area, set of goal posts for Barmaryee fields, upgrade to men’s amenities, electrical up grade and reroof kitchen attached to hall; just to name a few!

If you are interested in applying and would like to discuss the suitability of your project, or require assistance with your application, the following Council staff are available and can be contacted on 4913 3840 or email:

Sporting Groups – Jared Thomsen – Jared.thomsen@livingstone.qld.gov.au

Community Groups – Sarah Owen – Sarah.owen@livingstone.qld.gov.au

Dates for 2017 / 2018 Community Grants Schemes

Round 1

Round 2

Applications open

August 2017

February 2018

Applications close

October 2017

March 2018


Please refer to the Applicant ChecklistApplicant Criteria and Applicant Information documents prior to submitting your application.

Submit your Application Online
Application Form, Community Grants Scheme

Print and Submit your Application in Hardcopy
Round Closed

Livingstone Shire Council and Keppel Bay Sailing Club are also taking expressions of interest from non-profit organisations for recycled PCs with the operating system Windows 7 installed. 

Submit your Expression of Interest for a Recycled PC Online
Expression of Interest, Recycled PC, Community Grants Scheme

Print and Submit your Expression of Interest for a Recycled PC in Hardcopy
Expression on Interest, Recycled PC, Community Grants Scheme 


Livingstone Shire Council / Keppel Bay Sailing Club / Inverness Yeppoon Successful Community Grant Recipients for Round Two February 2017 - "Focus on the Future".


Applicant

Detail

Location

Amount ($)

Capricorn Coast Football Club Inc

Defibrillator purchase 

Capricorn Coast - Apex Park

$2600.00

Emu Park Historical Museum Society Inc.

Installation of awning over entrance to Maritime Museum

Emu Park

$850.00

Yeppoon & District Lapidary Assoc  Inc

Equipment upgrade

Yeppoon

$5000.00

Marlborough Public Hall Inc

Marlborough Hall and Library Electrical Upgrade

Marlborough

$5000.00

Yeppoon Indoor Bowls Club Inc

Purchase of 12 tables and 1 vacuum cleaner

Yeppoon

$1023.00

North Keppel Island Environmental Education Centre

Solid aluminium Trailer -3000 by 2700

Great Keppel Island

$1911.36

Yeppoon Recreation Youth Club INC.

Purchase and Installation of Blackout Curtains

Yeppoon

$3000.00

Yeppoon Gymnastics & Movement Centre Inc

Sun Safe Marquees

Yeppoon

$2497.64

Yeppoon Golf Club Inc

Resurfacing of Putting Green

Yeppoon

$4978.00

The Caves State School P&C Association

Fridges for a healthier lunch box

The Caves

$3140.00

TOTAL Expended

 

$30,000.00



For further information please contact Council’s Community Centre (John Street, Yeppoon) on 4913 3840 or email communitycentre@livingstone.qld.gov.au