The sports tourism event grant program provides funding and/or in-kind assistance to support eligible organisations to develop and deliver successful sports tourism events that make a positive and ongoing contribution to the region’s economic prosperity, community wellbeing and diverse lifestyle. A 'sports tourism event' is a sporting event of regional significance that provides economic, social and promotional opportunities for the region. They will be of high profile and/or attract/have the potential to attract significant numbers of participants and/or spectators to the region.
Applicants are strongly encouraged to discuss their detailed questions about projects with the Sports and Tourism officer (call 131 872) prior to submission of an application.
How to apply
- Read the Sports Tourism Event Grant Program Guidelines.
- Fill in the Grants - Sports tourism event grant application form.
Applicants are strongly encouraged to get a Community Development Officer, or specialist officer, to discuss the application prior to lodging to ensure that all documentation is in place to meet the requirements, and ensure the best opportunity to be considered for support.
Applicants can attend a community grant workshop or make appointments to see appropriate staff for advice. Contact us to make appointments.
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