Sport & Recreation Capital Projects Grant

 2020-21 Grants Program

  • Applications closed:
  • Deadline for completion of funded activities: Wednesday 30 June 2021

Contact Details

For more information please contact: Trudy Crawford, Programs Manager

P: 6941 2542   E: [email protected]

 

Overview

The Sport & Recreation Capital Projects Grants provides funding to sporting organisations for larger scale infrastructure improvements to sports grounds and facilities.

Not-for-profit sporting organisations are encouraged to apply for any capital development of sporting facilities projects within the towns of Adelong, Batlow, Brungle, Talbingo and Tumut.

Selection Criteria

Proposed projects will be evaluated against the following selection criteria:

  1. Applicants must be not for profit organisations. For profit organisations are ineligible.
  2. Projects must be for capital development of sporting facilities within the within the towns of Adelong, Batlow, Brungle, Talbingo and Tumut. Applications for maintenance or noncapital related projects will not be considered.
  3. Preference will be given to projects that develop and enhance Council managed land.
  4. Preference will be given to Sporting Organisations that regularly attend and participate in Sports Committee meetings.
  5. Preference will be given to projects that are partly funded by the applicant and/or other grants that maximises value for the community.
  6. Preference will be given to projects which demonstrate community benefits

Applications will be referred to the Sports Committee to make recommendations to Council on success of applications. The Sports Committee members shall evaluate applications by way of ranking. Results will be tallied and recommended to Council.   

The Sports Committee in evaluating applications may, at its discretion, reject any or all applications that are deemed unsuitable. Should this result in unallocated funds the Committee may elect to make a recommendation to Council on expenditure of those funds.

Only those Sports Committee members whom have no conflict of interest (i.e. member that is not an applicant or member of an organisation whom is an applicant) shall vote. Those with a conflict of interest are not to be present during voting.

Successful applicants will be notified in writing. 

Contact Details

For more information please contact: Trudy Crawford, Programs Manager

P: 6941 2542   E: [email protected]

Past Grant Recipients

2018/19

  • Tumut Clay Target Club Inc - Upgrade Clay Target Throwing Machine $5,589
  • Tumut Eagles Football Club - Portable Soccer Goal Posts $5,000
  • Batlow Golf Club Batlow Golf Course - Trimax Sticker 190 model Mower $6,000
  • Tumut Junior and Senior Cricket Association - Self-propelled Roller $11,565 ($7,000 + $4,565)
  • Tumut & District Little Athletics Club - Discus Cage $6,738
  • Whole Community Wellness Centre- Sound System, Rowers, and Dumbbell Set $5,108