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: email@example.com 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