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..
19 Sep 2014
Have your say on the draft master plan for the Shipwreck Coast that opens for consultation today. The draft master plan sets out the long-term vision to protect the environment and grow tourism opportunities along the 28 km of coast from Princetown to Boat Bay, that includes the 12 Apostles.…
21 Sep 2014 9:00am-11:00am
General maintenance of the reserve. Morning tea provided. Working bees are held on Sundays at Glen Nayook Reserve at the end of Paynter Road, Neerim Junction. GPS location S 327 55 623 - E 145 56 632.
21 Sep 2014 11:00am-3:00pm
Bring family and friends along to discover you backyard! Bring a picnic! Get involved in the kids activites, planting and mulching, or take a guided walk and bike ride around the park.
22 Sep 2014 12:00am - 5 Oct 2014 12:00am
Drop in and pick up your explorer pack from the Mansion with activity sheets, magnifying glass and pencil. Complete the activities and return the pack to collect some Junior Ranger goodies. Activities are available every day of the school holidays.
22 Sep 2014 12:00am - 3 Oct 2014 12:00am
Parks Victoria’s Discovery program is designed to encourage kids and adults to explore Victoria’s parks with a ranger. Whether it’s discovering mini beasts through a microscope, learning about creatures’ tracks and traces and their habitats, or discovering the fascinating life beneath the sea during a rock pool ramble, kids will…