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Community Grants

Council Community Grants

Grants up to $3,000 are available to community organisations for projects that address community needs through special events, sport and recreation and/or community development. Applications are invited all year round.

2015-2016 Community Grants Application Form (pdf version)

2015-2016 Community Grants Application Form (word document)

Information and guidelines for applicants can be viewed here 2015-2016 Information & Guidlines for Applicants(38 kb)

For further advice and information please contact / tel: 6393 5300

Beneficiaries of Council Community Grants 2014-15 

Contributions totalling $63,729 have been made towards the following projects:- 

Arts Deloraine

Community Workshop Program WOAD 14


Birralee Hall Committee

Kitchen upgrade


Bracknell School Assoc

Beach volleyball court


Carrick Community Committee

Carrick tree planting project

Child Health Association Tasmania - Westbury

New gym equipment

Chudleigh A & H Society

Cement slab for heritage buildings

Dairy Plains Hall Committee

Covered access to toilet & deck area

Deloraine Badminton Association

Equipment upgrade


Deloraine Bowls Club Inc


Deloraine Golf Club


Deloraine House

Meander Valley Emergency Relief Program


Deloraine Junior Basketball Club

Basketball Renewal

Deloraine Stringfest Tasmania

Develop, create & maintain website


Deloraine StringFest Tasmania

Ukulele workshop & performance


Deloraine Tennis Club Inc

Clean & repair 2 x plexipave courts

Delorine District Women in Business

Showcasing success stories


Giant Steps Tasmania

Interschool Art Project

GWT Volunteer Association

Convict Bonnet Exhibition

HQ1ATF Association

Infrastructure tentage & farewell breakfast


Leven Football Association


Lions Club of Riverside

2014 Riverside Lions Club Festival of Magic


Meander Valley Community Radio

Equipment upgrade

Meander Valley Managers of Volunteers

Volunteer Expo signage

Meander Valley On-Line (Mole Creek On-Line)

Photo copier


Mole Creek Caving Club Inc.

Search & rescue capacity


Mole Creek Memorial Hall Committee

Floor sanding & sealing - main hall



Establishment grant


Parkham Community Centre Inc

Establishment of Parkham Community Centre


Prospect Junior Football Club

Irrigation equipment (hose)

Prospect Junior Football Club Inc

New turf field line marker


Prospect Park Sports Club Inc.

Wall mounted cabinet for defibrillator


Prospect Park Sports Club Inc.

Sports Club upgrade

Rotary Club of Central Launceston

Circus Quirkus (special kids event)


Rotary Club of Deloraine

Rotary Pavilion kitchen refurbishment


Tasmanian Country Music Foundation

PA upgrade


Tasmanian Equine Endurance Riders Association

Road safety signs


Tasmanian Special Children Christmas Party

 Special Children’s Christmas Party


Westbury & Districts Historical Society

Research & Exhibition - "Who was Nellie Payne"

Westbury Bowls Club



Westbury Combined Churches Committee (Inc)

Carols on the Green 2014


Westbury Community Health & Day Care Com

iPad Accessibility Project


Westbury RSL Sub-Branch

Refurbishment of Cenotaph Artillery Gun

Westbury Shamrocks Cricket Club

New Wicket Covers

Western Tiers Film Society

The Little Theatre Cinema Project


In addition:

  •  Individual sponsorships totaling $3,425 have been provided for State and National representation
  •   Regulatory fees reimbursement of $3,182 has been provided to community projects

Refund of Regulatory Fees charged by Council

This opportunity is open to 'not for profit' community organisations. The refund of regulatory fees will typically be restricted to building, planning, plumbing, place of assembly permits and food licence fees.

Charges collected by Council on behalf of a third party such as government agencies do not form part of this refund.

Applications should be made by letter and include official confirmation that fees have been paid. This should be sent to: The Grants Administrator, Meander Valley Council, PO Box 102, Westbury, TAS 7303.

For further information please contact / tel: 6393 5317

Individual Sponsorship

Small donations are made to individuals who have been selected on merit to participate or compete in an event of national or international significance.

Applications should be made by letter and include official verification of the individual's selection. This should be sent to: The Grants Administrator, Meander Valley Council, PO Box 102, Westbury, TAS 7303.

For further information please contact / tel: 6393 5317

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