Throwing an Australia Day event with your not-for-profit group?
Council is offering Australia Day 2017 grants of up to $1000 to assist not-for-profit groups with community event plans. Your celebrations could range from a family fun day to an Aussie-themed morning tea – or you could organise a massive game of beach cricket! To be eligible, your event must:
- Take place on Australia Day 2017 (Thursday, January 26)
- Be located within the Mackay Regional Council area
- Be open to all members of the public
- Be free to attend
- Recognise Mackay Regional Council’s support for the event on the day and in all promotional material (including posters, flyers and social media) leading up to the event
To apply for a grant, complete the online application form no later than 5pm Monday, November 14, 2016 (no late submissions will be accepted). Applicants will be notified of funding result within three weeks of the closing date.
For more information AUSTRALIA DAY 2017 EVENT GRANTS (Source)