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.

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

Applications have closed for the 2016-17 Recreation Facilities Grant Program.

For further information, please email your questions to