Recreation Facilities Grants

Newy Parkrun signageAbove: Newy Parkrun signage, funded by CN Recreation Facilities Grant

Recreation facilities grants provide funding to Newcastle sporting groups to assist with minor capital works projects. 

Grants of up to $5000 are provided on a dollar for dollar/work-in-kind basis. These can be used for projects such as pathways, canteen renovations, fencing, park drainage, irrigation and cricket sight screens.

Applications will open on 1 July.

Our  Recreation Facilities Program Policy (pdf) outlines eligibility criteria, the assessment process and the scope of the program.

Please contact Sports Liaison Officer, Corrie Holford ( if you have further enquiries.