Grants for communities
Parks Victoria is committed to engaging with the community in the planning, management and care of Victoria's parks and reserves.
Grants for community groups are one of the ways in which we develop and support community projects.
Forms and details are posted here when the grants programs are open for applications.
Discover Parks Program
The Discover Parks Program is a small grants program aimed at supporting organisations and groups to develop and explore innovative and interesting ways for diverse communities to experience the benefits of being outdoors in a park.
Healthy Parks Healthy People Grants
These grants help local groups to deliver projects which protect and enhance the natural, cultural and heritage values of parks and reserves. They are available to community-based groups/not for profit organisations such as friends groups, service clubs, cultural groups, migrant resource centres, schools or historic societies..
02 Sep 2015
Parks Victoria, in partnership with the Australian Deer Association, Sporting Shooters Association of Australia, and Game Management Authority, has completed a successful trial deer control program at Wilsons Promontory National Park, 18-20 August, with forty-two hog deer removed from the park. Parks Victoria’s Acting Chief Executive Chris Rose said the…
1 Jul 2015 12:00am - 30 Jun 2016 12:00am
A wide variety of events are held at Albert Park throughout the year. Events range from fun runs and sporting tournaments to other community events. See the full calendar here.
6 Sep 2015 7:00am-11:00am
Celebrate dads everywhere and raise vital funds to support men’s health and the important role fathers play in the lives of Australian children. This is a fun, family-friendly event open to all ages and abilities, with two cycling events to choose from: The Mattioli Challenge – 7.00am The Family Bike…
12 Sep 2015 - 13 Sep 2015
Race against the clock DOWN everyone’s favourite track 13! This is NOT a downhill specific race, more a timed run down the track. Everyone is encouraged to enter. Doesn’t matter what type of bike you have, AM, XC, DH, HT, BMX or even a unicycle, they all go down hills…
19 Sep 2015 9:30am - 20 Sep 2015 5:00pm
The event features an extensive display of local wildflowers, with twice daily bus tours, (bookings essential), and a major photographic competition in the categories of local landscapes, flora and fauna. Other features for the weekend will include static displays and digital presentations from the Friends Group, the Inglewood Eucalyptus Museum,…