Above: 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 for FY 2019/2020
||All approved projects for FY 2019/2020 to be acquitted
Applications for FY 2020/2021
|14 April 2020
||Recreation Facilities Grants - Applications Open
|31 May 2020
||Recreation Facilities Grants - Applications Closed
||Recreation Facilities Grant Applications will be assessed & outcomes advised
|1 July 2020
||Approved projects will commence for FY 2020/2021
|30 April 2021
||Approved projects to be completed for FY 2020/2021
||All approved projects for FYI 2020/2021 to be acquitted
Our Recreation Facilities Program Policy (PDF) outlines eligibility criteria, the assessment process and the scope of the program.
Please contact the Parks & Recreation Team on 4974 2000 if you have further enquiries.