Apply now for festival and event grant program!

Published: 17 February 2022

Applications are now open for Cardinia Shire Council’s 2022-23 Festival and Event Grant Program.

Council contributes annually to help community groups and networks support the development of healthy, active and socially connected communities. 

Festival and Events grants are available to not-for-profit, community-run festival and event organisers, as well as RSL clubs. Grants are given to contribute to the cost of running local events which reflect local identity and interests. 

Types of events supported through this program include community festivals and events, art festivals and events, cultural festivals and events, as well as agricultural shows and major events.  

Applications for both grant programs close 5pm, Thursday 31 March 2022. To apply, visit 

For more information about Council’s 2021-22 Festival and Event Grant Program visit or call the Community Development team on 1300 787 624. 

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