Community SHARE Grant Program

Community SHARE Grants Program 2024/25

Yarriambiack Shire Council is committed to working in partnership with the community to encourage, develop, support and sustain a wide range of local recreational, cultural, social, community support and business group initiatives that make:

  • A positive contribution to the Yarriambiack Shire community;
  • and Strengthen the development of strong local communities.

Each financial year, Council provides financial assistance to community groups and businesses to support the provision of events and services which respond to identified community need, contribute to the building of stronger communities and are in accordance with Council’s strategic outcomes. 

There will be two optional Online Information Sessions for community members.

To attend please complete our registration form:

Online Applications Open: Monday 3rd June 2024


The program provides funding through 4 different streams:


Funding Available

Matched Funding Required 

Eligible Applicants

Community Events

 Up to $1,500 


 Not-for-profit community groups 

Business Works

 Up to $2,000 


 Small businesses 

Community Works (Minor) 

 Up to $3,000 


 Not-for-profit community groups 

Community Works (Major)

 Up to $10,000


 Not-for-profit community groups 

* Indicates the contribution required to receive funding eg. 3:1 = group/business must con contribute $1 to the overall project for every $3 received



Applications open

Monday 3rd June 2024, 8am

Applications close

Monday 24th June 2024, 12:00pm

Outcome notification and grant payments    

July 2024

Project delivery

August 2024 to August 2025

Project acquittal due

1 September 2025


For more information please contact Council on (03) 5398 0100 and