Recreation Facilities Program

The Recreation Facilities Grant Program provides funding to sporting groups in the Newcastle LGA to assist with minor capital works projects.  The funding is provided on a dollar for dollar basis with the maximum grant amount being $5,000 and can be used for projects such as pathways, canteen renovations, fencing, park drainage, irrigation and cricket screens.

Applications for the 2017-18 Recreation Facilities Grant Program willl close Monday 1 May 2017.

Incorporated associations, not for profit groups and registered associations are invited to apply.  We cannot accept applications from individuals or government agencies.

Funds will be available from 1 July 2017 and the project must be completed by 31 May 2018.

The application form is attached and can be completed and submitted on line.

Funds are distrubted in accordance with the Recreation Facilities Grant Program Policy.  It is important you read the policy before completing your application.