Community Grants

This community grant program offers assistance to not-for-profit incorporated community groups or youth residing in our community in accordance with the Grant Program Policy. Grants are up to $1000 per applicant per financial year (including rates/charges remissions) in one or more of the following grant types.

  • Cash grants — to assist with events/projects/activities that provide community benefit within our region.
  • Cash grants for TRC fees — includes paid fees such as food licenses and building/development/planning fees.
  • In-kind assistance — use of our items such as wheelie bins, tables, chairs, marquees, traffic cones, bollards and mulch.
  • Remittance of hall hire fees — bookings for our facilities are to be confirmed prior to submitting a grant application for remittance of these fees.
  • Youth Achievement Grant — supports and acknowledges excellence by youth aged 18 years or under in our region in academic, sporting or cultural activities.
  • Young Innovator Grant — assists youth aged 25 years or under with the development of innovative projects of community benefit within our region.

2021–22

Organisation/IndividualEvent/OccasionCash $In-kindFees $Youth $Total $
Afghanistan Avenue of Honour Association IncANZAC Day Dawn Service at the Avenue of Honour, Tinaburra Misc equipment (no cost) 0
Alexander NasserPeninsula State Cricket Championships, Toowoomba 250250
Amelia TomasetigState Readers Cup competition, Brisbane150150
Amy HunterTRC Sports Bursary 2022650650
Amy Le’GearWomen’s Artistic Gymnastics Senior State Championships, Brisbane 250250
Atherton & District Pony Club Inc.Purchase club equipment10001000
Atherton Basketball Association Inc.Club training and development10001000
Atherton BMX Club IncPurchase club equipment10001000
Atherton Chamber of Commerce"Shop Local" event and campaign10001000
Atherton District Meals on Wheels Inc.Purchase kitchen equipment10001000
Atherton Maize Festival CommitteeUpdate Maize Festival webpage 10001000
Atherton Men’s Shed Inc.Replace club equipment10001000
Atherton State High School2021 TRC Secondary School Student Academic Excellence Bursary 500500
Atherton State Primary School - Parents and Citizens’ AssociationHall hire for school disco124124
Atherton Tableland Mineral and Lapidary ClubAnnual Gemfest event, Tolga915Misc equipment (no cost)915
Atherton Turf Club Inc.Annual race days, TolgaMisc equipment (no cost)0
Atherton-Herberton Historic Railway IncUpgrading track works847847
Benedict HowardCricket State Championships, Mackay 250250
Better Together Community Support IncPurchase community garden supplies847847
Bianca Le’GearQueensland Maths Summer School, Brisbane250250
Breanne WadleyAustralian National Championships Open Skiff, NSW350350
Breanne WadleyOpen Skiff Queensland State Championships, Yeppoon250250
Brooke PaulJunior State Gymnastics Championships, Gold Coast 250250
Conor StevensonQueensland State Cross Country Championships, Ipswich150150
Dane PortelliPeninsula Touch Football State Championships, Brisbane250250
Eacham Senior Citizens Association Inc.Member recognition event10001000
ECHOStaff training and development10001000
Emily MillsGymnastics Australia National Championships, Gold Coast 350350
Emily MillsTRC Sports Bursary 2022650650
Emily MillsWomen’s Artistic Gymnastics Senior State Championships, Brisbane 250250
Erika KoelmanQueensland State Cross Country Championships, Ipswich 150150
Far North Endurance Riders Association Inc.Support endurance event costs10001000
Girl Guides Queensland - Atherton BranchGirl Guide Leaders training and development10001000
Grace Folino-GalloState Readers Cup competition, Brisbane 150150
Hannah SchraleState Readers Cup competition, Brisbane 150150
Herberton Community Inter Action GroupHerberton New Year’s Eve Street Party 10001000
Holly TaudevinJunior State Gymnastics Championships, Gold Coast 250250
Indiana PalmerNorth Queensland Girls Cricket Invitational, Caloundra 250250
Inner Wheel Club of FNQ TablelandsPurchase club equipment10001000
Innot Hot Springs Progress AssociationAnnual Car and Bike Show at Innot Hot Springs540540
Isaac NasserCricket State Championships, Townsville 250250
Jamie BloomfieldRugby League State Championships, Maroochydore 250250
Jason BartonRugby League State Championships, Maroochydore 250250
Jubilee Christian College2021 TRC Secondary School Student Academic Excellence Bursary 500500
Kamryn RaisinQueensland State O’pen Skiff Championships, Brisbane 250250
Kye PeaseRugby League State Championships, Maroochydore 250250
Lara RoccaJunior State Gymnastics Championships, Gold Coast 250250
Liam MadinQueensland State Cross Country Championships, Ipswich150150
Lions Club of AthertonHall hire for monthly markets676676
Malanda Chamber of CommercePurchase radio licence for events442442
Malanda Chamber of CommerceSupport costs of fundraising activity 558558
Malanda Football Club Inc (Malanda Soccer Club)Replace club equipment10001000
Malanda Men’s Shed AssociationPurchase club equipment10001000
Malanda State High School2021 TRC Secondary School Student Academic Excellence Bursary 500500
Malanda Tennis ClubPurchase club signage850850
Milikah BartonQueensland State Cross Country Championships, Ipswich150150
Mount Garnet Progress AssociationPurchase of centre equipment10001000
Mount Saint Bernard College2021 TRC Secondary School Student Academic Excellence Bursary 500500
Mount Saint Bernard College - P&F AssociationNAIDOC Day event, Herberton Misc equipment (no cost)0
Moya Moya AustraliaSmokey Blue Car Rally 10001000
Mount Garnet Golf ClubAnnual social golfing competition10001000
Nate ParonellaTouch Football State Championships, Brisbane250250
National Servicemen’s Association - Tableland BranchNational Service Day celebrations at Rocky Creek Igloo10001000
National Trust of Australia (Queensland) Ltd.Purchase of archiving equipment973973
North Queensland Natural History Group Inc.Website and online journal costs821821
Patrick StevensAustralian National Hockey Championships, Newcastle 350350
Ravenshoe & District Meals On WheelsReimburse Food Licence fees 688688
Ravenshoe Men’s Shed Inc.Purchase of club equipment10001000
Ravenshoe State School P-122021 TRC Secondary School Student Academic Excellence Bursary 500500
Ravenshoe Tennis ClubSupport cost of club maintenance278278
RFDS Near and Far AuxiliaryStorage fees for group’s equipment10001000
RSL Atherton Sub Branch Inc.Purchase club signage250250
RSL Ravenshoe Sub BranchSupport cost of commemorative events 10001000
Ruby BostockJunior State Gymnastics Championships, Gold Coast 250250
Ruby MillsJunior State Gymnastics Championships, Gold Coast 250250
Samantha WrightJunior State Gymnastics Championships, Gold Coast 250250
Senior Women Enjoying Later Life (SWELL)Hall hire for group monthly meetings 10001000
St Josephs School P & F AssociationAnnual Deb Ball held at Merrilands Hall310310
Tableland Fish Stocking Society Inc.Tinaroo Barra Bash event1000Misc equipment (no cost)1000
Tableland Region Art Society Inc.Purchase club equipment10001000
Tableland Tots PlaygroupHall hire for weekly playgroup meetings 10001000
Tableland Women’s Centre Inc.Support cost of classes for meetings999999
Tablelands Athletics ClubPentathlon Day, Tolga Park 881Misc equipment (no cost)881
Tablelands Music LoversThe Kairi Rainbow Fair, Kairi 8451551000
Tablelands Sexual Assault ServiceCommunity Education and Networking Event, Atherton 825166991
Tablelands Wildlife Rescue Inc.Purchase new equipment10001000
Tahlia HuthJunior State Gymnastics Championships, Gold Coast 250250
Tahnee DilgerOrder of Australia Secondary Schools Citizenship Awards, Brisbane 250250
Team Momentum Inc.FNQ Junior Regional Gymnastics Championships, Atherton 10001000
The Dam Outrigger Canoe Club Inc.Repair club equipment and Tinaroo Regatta event10001000
This Strong MumHall Hire for community event169169
Tinaroo Sailing ClubAnnual Tinaroo Regatta Misc equipment (no cost)0
Tinaroo Sailing ClubDiscover Sailing Day, Tinaroo 250250
Torimba Cultural and Festival Association Inc.Torimba Debutante Ball, Ravenshoe 10001000
Travis WadleyQueensland Laser State Championships, Manly250250
U3A Atherton Tablelands Inc.Hall hire for Qigong sessions, Jan-Jun 2022 558558
U3A Atherton Tablelands Inc.Hall hire for Qigong sessions, Aug-Dec 2021395395
United Tableland Pipe BandReplace band equipment 10001000
Vision 4885 IncEstablish new website 895895
Yungaburra Association Beautification CommitteePurchase new equipment10001000
Yungaburra Landcare Group Inc.Maintenance of Peterson’s Creek botanical walk 10001000
Yungaburra Men’s ShedPurchase of club equipment10001000
Zhariyah AkibaJunior State Gymnastics Championships, Gold Coast 250250

Contact us on TRCgrantprogram@trc.qld.gov.au or 1300 362 242 if you need information on submitted grant applications or assistance submitting applications.

Applications

Currently open (until funds fully dedicated). Ensure you read and understand the Grant Program Policy and are willing to adhere to the conditions.

  • Applications must be submitted at least six weeks before any activity or expenditure.
  • Retrospective funding or incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • The applicant is responsible for pick up and return of equipment and it must be clean and undamaged.