Barrabool Hills Landcare Group

Small Grants Project

The Group is making available small grants for re-vegetation projects in the local area. Applicants must be current financial members of the Barrabool Hills Landcare Group and contribute at least 50% of the project costs. The maximum grant available per project is $500.

Project Guidelines

Funding will be provided to assist landholders to fence off and re-vegetate areas with native indigenous plants, where possible using local provenance trees, shrubs and grasses.

Projects that build links with existing vegetation are encouraged. Plantings must be a minimum of 6 rows (20m wide). Landholders commit to managing stock access plus pest plant and animals. Projects are to be completed within 12 months.

Application Process

Applicants should fill in the “Small Grants Project application form” (below) providing details of the project, including site location, map of proposed works, length and type of fencing, numbers of plants to be established and costings. Applicants should include any other relevant details which may assist in the evaluation of the application.

Completed forms should be sent to :
The Secretary
Barrabool Hills Landcare Group,
33 Ballanclea Road, Barrabool Vic 3221
or emailed to barraboolhillslandcare@gmail.com

Note: Site inspections will be arranged prior to project approval and after completion.
Funding will be provided once the project works are completed and inspected.

For further info ring Kaye 0438 317 499

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Small Grants Project application form

Name:   _______________________________________________________

Postal Address: __________________________________________________

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Property Address: ________________________________________________
(If different from postal address)

Contact Phone Numbers:____________________________________________

Email: ________________________________________________________

Are you a current financial member of the Barrabool Hills Landcare Group?

Description of proposed project;
( include site preparation, vegetation works, pest plant & animal control, links to existing native vegetation, reason for project etc.)

 

 

 

 

 

Project costings;

 

Funding sought;
(50% funding available up to a maximum of up to $500)

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Small Grants Project application form

Site map of proposed works;
(include site location, distances to landmarks such as roads, waterways and buildings.)