Cloncurry Community Grants Program Cloncurry Community Grants Program

The aim of Cloncurry Shire Council’s Grant Program is to provide assistance to local community groups or organisations that make a positive contribution to the quality of life in the local area. 

Applications may be submitted under the following categories to the maximum amount indicated. Please note that the level of assistance available is limited by Council’s budget allocation and its priorities. No applicant can be guaranteed funding nor can any applicant be guaranteed to receive the full amount requested.

Category Maximum (cash or in kind)
Community Activities/Events Development $5,000
Community Activities/Events Development
Eg Curry Merry Muster Festival, Stockman’s Challenge and Campdraft, Cloncurry and District Show
Sport and Recreation Development $5,000
Community Cultural Development $5,000
Activities contributing to the economic vitality of Cloncurry $5,000
Small Equipment $1,000
NEW Bursary (State) $250
NEW Bursary (National) $500



Submissions will be considered on a quarterly basis at the Ordinary Council meeting scheduled for that month. Submissions close for each round on the first business day of that month, i.e 1st June.

Round 1: 1 June 2017
Round 2: 1 September 2017
Round 3: 1 December 2017
Round 4: 1 March 2018

To apply for grants please use the following guidelines and application forms.

Grants Grants

There are a number of grant finders to help you locate the grants and assistance programs most relevant to your business. 

Council can assist your grant or assistance application by supplying a letter of support. If you would like a letter of support please make a request in writing to the Chief Executive Officer.