Apply for funding

We support a broad range of activities that help people understand who we are and what we do, and how they can help us achieve our vision of enhancing life and liveability.

Find out about the types of funding, advice and other non-financial support we offer.

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Councils

Councils and public land managers

Councils and public land managers can access funding to improve river health through the following grants programs:

  • Corridors of green
    Funds projects such as weed control, fencing and creating management plans. Expert assistance and advice is also available.

  • Living Rivers program
    Funds strategic and on-ground projects to improve stormwater quality and councils’ capacity to manage it. Training, guidance and support is also available.​

Landowners

Private land owners and managers

​Private landowners and land managers can access funding to improve river health through the following grants programs:

  • Stream frontage management program
    Funds work that protects or enhances riverbanks, such as weed control, fencing and planting. We also offer technical advice and learning opportunities.

  • Rural land program
    Funds projects in specific catchments to reduce the amount of sediment and nutrients entering waterways from farmland.
    Technical advice, education and support to develop farm plans is also available.

Schools and community

Schools and community groups

Schools and community groups can access funding to educate the community or improve river health through the following grants prgorams:

  • Community education support program
    Funds projects, events and activities that educate the community about healthy rivers and water quality. Expert advice, assistance and materials are also available.

  • Community grants program
    Funds work that protects or enhances riverbanks on public land, raising awareness, training and education. Expert advice and assistance is also available.​

Anyone

Anyone

Anyone is able to apply for funding to educate the community on what we do.

  • Sponsorships and community partnerships
    Funds projects, events and activities that promote our projects or help protect and improve rivers and creeks. Expert advice, education and resources are also available.​

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