Environmental Grants

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: environment@melton.vic.gov.au 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