Funding Opportunities For Riverina Communities

A major focus of RDA-Riverina is to promote government grants and funding initiatives. The following information provides an overview of funding opportunities which may be relevant to your business, group or organisation.

RDA-Riverina is available to assist organisations review their project ideas and identify possible funding sources or options. RDA-Riverina has developed two grant writing resources for organisations or individuals seeking grant funds and offers grant writing workshops throughout the year. Keep an eye on the Upcoming Events page to see what’s available in your area.

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Grants - Find a Suitable Grant

Listed below are various links to explore which may provide funding opportunities relevant to your business, community organisation, group or individual project.

Keep an eye on this page, as funding opportunities are updated regularly.

Local Council Grants

Drought Assistance

Current Opportunities


Quick Reference Guide

This is a short booklet which gives you a quick checklist for when you are writing a grant application.

Image Credit: Fairview Off-Grid Camping

Image Credit: Fairview Off-Grid Camping

Grant Writing

Need help pulling together an exceptional grant application?

Check out the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal for tips on how to develop your project idea, plan and budget and also helps you develop your responses to questions on rational, sustainability and outcomes. This website also lists questions you can ask the grant provider when trying to evaluate your eligibility, provides effective writing hints and a glossary of grant terminology.

RDA-Riverina also offers grant writing workshops throughout the year, visit the Upcoming Events page to see if there’s one in your area.