Small Grants

Barrabool Hills Landcare Group Small Grants Project

The Barrabool Hills Landcare Group is making available small grants for re-vegetation projects in the local area.

Applicants must be current financial members of the Barrabool Hills Landcare Group and contribute at least 50% of the project costs.

The maximum grant available per project is $500.

Project Guidelines

Funding will be provided to assist landholders to fence off and re-vegetate areas with native indigenous plants, where possible using local provenance trees, shrubs and grasses.

 Projects are encouraged to build links with existing vegetation and to be a minimum of 6 rows (approx 20m wide).

Landholders must commit to managing stock access plus pest plant and animal control.

Projects are to be completed within 12 months.

Application Process

Applicants should fill in the “Small Grants Project application form” (below) providing details of the project, including site location, map of proposed works, length and type of fencing, numbers of plants to be established and costings. Applicants should include any other relevant details which will assist in determining the success of the application. 

Forms should be sent to :

The Secretary

Barrabool Hills Landcare Group small grants project,


Post to: Secretary BHLG , 33 Ballanclea Road, Barrabool Vic 3221

or Email: barraboolhillslandcare@gmail.com

Note; Applicants will require a site inspection prior to approval.

         Funding will be provided once the project works are completed and inspected.

For further info ring Kaye 0438 317 499

Barrabool Hills Landcare Group Small Grants Project application form

Name;

Postal Address;

Property Address;

(If different from postal address)

Contact Phone Numbers;

Email address;

Are you a current financial member of the Barrabool Hills Landcare Group?

Description of proposed project;

( include site preparation, re-vegetation works, pest plant & animal control, links to existing native vegetation, reason for project etc.)

Project costings;

Funding sought;

(50% funding available up to a maximum of up to $500)

Site map of proposed works;

(include site location, distances to landmarks such as roads, waterways and buildings.)