Links to Useful Websites

There are many sources of funding for Council and Community Groups. If you are looking for a grant program, or some helpful tips on completing an application, explore some of the sites below.

Arts Information 
The Artsinfo program is no longer available, however the site still provides links to arts and community websites

Arts NSW 
Cultural grants, fellowships, scholarships and awards

Australian Taxation Office
Provides information on how to establish an Non Profit organisation such as ABN and tax concessions

Australia Council 
Grant Finder site that allows to search for grants relating to performing arts.

Australian Government Culture and Recreation Portal 
Directory of Australian culture organisations and resources. Access over 3,500 websites and 1.9 million pages about Australia's culture and recreation provided by the Federal Government

Community Builders 
A useful range of information, including grants and awards. This site alos contains links that provide tips for completing applications

Department of Sport and Recreation 
Information on grants and financial assistance for sport and recreation groups.

Environment and Heritage 
This site lists the grants available through the Australian Government Department of Environment and Heritage (DEH)

Fundraising Ideas 
This site provides you with an enormous amount of free fundraising ideas in the fundraising ideas section.   They also have a very comprehensive section listing fundraising companies with great fund raising products. 

A comprehensive list of the  Federal Government's grants programs

Guide to Community Grants 
Provides links to selected sources of Commonwealth, State and non government organisations that may provide financial assistance to community groups

Our Community 
Newsletters are available to community group subscribers from Publications include: EasyGrants Newsletter, containing a comprehensive list of grants, updated monthly and Raising Funds Newsletter, which provides tips, hints and suggestions for community groups and schools on how to raise (and save) money.