Community Drought Support Package - Community Events Community Drought Support Package - Community Events



For Amounts $1,000.00 to $5,000.00

Applications are now being called for the Community Drought Support Package – Community Events for amounts from $1,000.00 to $5,000.00 for events or activities to be held from June 2018 to May 2019.  Organisations are able to submit one application per “Community Event / Activity”.

The Community Drought Support Package is a State Government initiative to support drought affected Queenslanders.  This program aims to support local community organisations within the Flinders Shire by allocating funds to organisations who demonstrate the ability to deliver local community events and activities which support connectedness, social wellbeing and increased access to support services.
Round One: Applications open 3 April, closing at 5.00pm 27 April 2018.
Timeframe for notifications: 
  • 3 April to 27 April 2018 - Applications Open 
  • 30 April to 4 May 2018 - Assessment 
  • 14 to 15 May 2018 – Presented to Council Meeting for approval
  • 21 May - Notifications to applicants
Please ensure your activities do not commence before 1 June 2018.
Assistance is available by contacting myself on 0427 085 143 or email Forms are also available below.  

Forms to access funding for an event: