To celebrate World Environment Day on 5 June, Council offers annual grants up to $2,000 for new or established community organisations to deliver environmental projects or programs that have a positive impact on the local environment and/or promote environmental stewardship and sustainability. For more information please read World Environment Day Grants Program Guidelines(PDF, 265KB) .
The 2020 World Environment Day grants will open early 2020.
For more information please contact the City Environment and Sustainability team via email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 9747 7200.
In 2019 the four successful groups received grants for the following projects:
- Eynesbury Environment Group – Hop Into Action project
- Utsav Malayalee Samaj - Trees for Life project
- Australian Indo-Fijian Association of Victoria – Birds’ Home project
- Friends of the Melton Botanic Garden – Blitz the Weeds, Not the Bees