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 2019 World Environment Day grants are now closed.  The next round 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 2018 the six successful groups received grants for the following projects:

  • Eynesbury Environment Group - Eye Spy in Eynesbury project
  • Friends of Toolern Creek - Platypus Festival project
  • Melton Environment Group - Bird Week project
  • Australian Dingo Foundation Inc - Portable gazebo for event displays
  • Utsav Malayalee Samaj - Trees of Life project
  • Djerriwarrh Health Services - Birds of a Feather project