Bushfire Recovery for Wildlife and Habitat Community Grants Program

Funder:  Federal – Agriculture

Grant Background: The Bushfire Recovery for Wildlife and Habitat Community Grants Program aims to encourage recovery efforts in areas affected by the 2019-20 bushfires by:

  • supporting recovery of native flora and fauna
  • involving local communities, community groups and Traditional Owners, in delivering bushfire recovery activities for native flora and fauna.

The program is confined to bushfire-affected areas within the eastern and southern part of Australia affected by the 2019-20 bushfires, or adjacent to an affected area.

$ Available: Up to $150 000.00.

Eligibility:  To be eligible you must have an Australian business number and be one of the following entities:

  • an incorporated and not-for-profit organisation including but not limited to
    • community associations including community and environment groups
    • non-distributing co-operatives
    • companies limited by guarantee
  • Traditional Owners, Indigenous Organisations or an Indigenous Enterprise, evidenced through providing an Indigenous Corporations Number.
  • an incorporated trustee on behalf of a trust
  • a Regional Land Partnerships service provider acting as a project lead in a joint application to enable an individual, partnership or community group to undertake their project.
  • a local governing body as defined by the Local Government (Financial Assistance) Act 1995.

Joint applications are acceptable.

Key Dates: Closes on 27 November 2020.


Happy to chat if you need a hand with your application and please share this grant opportunity with anyone who may be interested. Good luck, Melanie

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