Here you will find information and links to grants available throughout the year.  Remember to pop into Club Central if you need assistance in grants writing and applications.

Government Grants

Government Grants

Local Government Grants

Brisbane City Council – Building Stronger Communities Grants Program – provides funding to community-based, not-for-profit organisations to deliver projects that develop or improve their facilities, or improve their governance and long term organisational sustainability.

Funding is available for up to $7,500 for Organisational Development grants and up to $100,000

Applications close at midnight on Monday 6 February 2017.

Brisbane City Council’s Healthy and Physical Activity Grants provide funding to local not-for-profit community groups for projects to increase participation in community sport, recreation and physical activity in Brisbane.

Funding amounts range from $5000 to $20,000.

Applications close at midnight on Monday 27 February 2017.

State Government Grants

Queensland Government Gambling Community Benefit Fund (GCBF) – The Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation (OLGR) Community Benefit Funds Unit (CBFU) distributes revenue from gaming taxes to various not-for-profit community groups throughout Queensland.

Grants up to the value of $35,000 (inclusive of GST) are available.

The Gambling Community benefit Fund (GCBF) round 91 closes 13 January 2017.

Australian Government Grants

Sporting Schools – Builds the relationship between schools and sports to see more children take part in sport based activities – and develop healthy habits to last a lifetime.

The Australian Sports Commission, in partnership with over 30 national sporting organisations, has developed the resources to help sporting clubs, coaches and teachers to run these activities.

The Industry Skills Fund – Growth Stream (the Fund) assists industry to invest in training and support services and to develop innovative training solutions. The fund will help build a highly skilled workforce that can take advantage of new business growth opportunities and adapt to rapid technological change.  Currently open.


Community Grants

Community Grants


Team Bus Crowdfunding

Check out Team Bus Crowdfunding to raise money for your sport.  Clubs everywhere are using Team Bus to raise money. The power of crowdfunding makes it easy to collect donations, sell sponsorships and fund major projects. Click here for more information.