Recreation Facilities Grants

Newy Parkrun signageAbove: Newy Parkrun signage, funded by NCC Recreation Facilities Grant

Recreation facilities grants provide funding to Newcastle sporting groups to assist with minor capital works projects. 

Grants of up to $5000 are on offer in 2018, provided on a dollar for dollar/work-in-kind basis. These can be used for projects such as pathways, canteen renovations, fencing, park drainage, irrigation and cricket sight screens.

Applications are now closed for 2018 funding.

Our  Recreation Facilities Program Policy (pdf) outlines eligibility criteria, the assessment process and the scope of the program.

Please contact Sports Liaison Officer Lisa Bradley ( if you have further queries.