Grants and awards

Volunteering Awards 2024 - nominations close 22 July

The Volunteering Awards are an opportunity to recognise and thank Victorian volunteers for the incredible contributions they make to our state and local communities.

There are individual and organisation awards available with information sessions to assist your nomination.

For more information and to apply

Grants Program - Victorian Fisheries Authority - open year round

This program is open year-round to applications from angling clubs and associations, and not-for-profit community groups for grants of $5,000 - $50,000.

Examples of projects that could qualify for funding include:

  • infrastructure and access projects (minor boat ramps or kayak launches/landings, access paths, jetties, platforms, fish cleaning tables
  • installation of instream habitat (woody, boulders, lunkers), and
  • riparian work (fencing, planting, stiles)

For more information and to apply

Training opportunities calendar

We look forward to sharing training opportunities with our environmental volunteering community.

If you have something you would like to add, please email environmental.volunteering@deeca.vic.gov.au

DateTimeTopicLocation
& register
Monday 24th June10amCross-cultural awareness training - Join our immersive cross-cultural awareness training and unlock the secrets of Karen and Japanese traditions and communication styles. Bendigo
Thursday 27th June10amOnline Cultural Safety: Learn about Cultural Safety to create inclusive, safe and welcoming spacesOnline
Wednesday 28th June4pmCoastcare Victoria Professional Development.
This is an opportunity to familiarise yourself with the Coastcare Schools Kit and how to empower your students to be coastal stewards.
Online
Monday 1st July10amCross-cultural awareness training - Join our immersive cross-cultural awareness training and unlock the secrets of Karen and Japanese traditions and communication styles.Bendigo
Tuesday 20th August9.45amBunurong Cultural Education Session - cultural awareness training day with Bunurong on country.Altona
Saturday 31st August10amPlant identification field day workshop. Join Michael Cincotta, Biodiversity Coordinator at the Nangak Tamboree Wildlife Sanctuary.Bundoora

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