Project grants of up to $20,000 are available for on-ground works, capacity-building activities, community education and engagement projects to protect, enhance and restore Victoria’s land and natural environment.

Support grants of $500 are also available for new and existing groups.

Who is eligible to apply?

Grants are open to all Victorian Landcare and other environmental volunteer groups and networks with a focus on on-ground land and natural environment improvement work. This includes:

  • Landcare groups and networks
  • "Friends of" groups
  • Conservation Management Networks
  • Committees of Management
  • Coastcare groups

Key Dates

Applications close 5pm Wednesday 12 June 2019.

Before applying

The Victorian Landcare Grants are delivered by Victoria’s ten Catchment Management Authorities (CMAs).  

Before applying online please carefully read the guidelines.

To apply for a grant please go to your CMA website where you will be able to view the guidelines and complete the application form for your region:


East Gippsland

Glenelg Hopkins

Goulburn Broken


North Central

North East

Port Phillip & Westernport

West Gippsland


To find out which CMA region your group or network is in please visit your group page on and go to contact information.