Upcoming information sessions for Community Capital Works Grants 2019–20

Published: 24 October 2018

Cardinia Shire Council will be hosting two information sessions to assist local community groups to prepare their applications for the 2019–20 Community Capital Works Grants.

Community groups that are considering applying for a Community Capital Works Grant when applications open in January 2019 are encouraged to attend one of the sessions being held at the Cardinia Shire Council Civic Centre, 20 Siding Avenue, Officer.

  • Evening session: 7pm, Tuesday 30 October 2018
  • Morning session: 10am, Thursday 1 November 2018

The sessions will provide information on grant eligibility, grant conditions, processes and timelines, and provide applicants an opportunity to discuss their project ideas and specific requirements with Council staff.

These sessions are free of charge. Bookings can be made through Trybooking at https://www.trybooking.com/432332

The Community Capital Works Grants deliver up to $35,000 in matched funding for building works and $20,000 for major equipment purchases to assist community groups to improve community and recreational facilities in Cardinia Shire.

Suitable capital works projects may include building extensions and refurbishments, improved access for all abilities, or energy efficiency upgrades. Past projects have included upgraded play spaces, refurbished bathrooms and kitchens, new air-conditioning, built in storage, shed construction, installation of water tanks and solar power.

For more information, visit www.cardinia.vic.gov.au/ccwg