Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal

The know and how to ensure the long-term vitality of rural and remote Australia.

WHAT’S HAPPENING

More than 100 projects set to strengthen remote, rural and regional Australia have been given an encouraging boost, with 96 communities sharing in $1,112,492 in grants, thanks to the FRRR’s Strengthening Rural Communities program.

2020 marks the 20th anniversary of the Foundation for Rural Regional Renewal.  Watch the video of our CEO and staff introducing our celebration of the people and places of FRRR.

With drought biting hard, the Freestone Friday Friendlies became critical to wellbeing. But the Community Hall needed some refurbishment to make it safe and welcoming.

Together, we can achieve incredible results

32,148

applications
received

$316M

requested
in funding

10,967

grants awarded

$4,800

median grant

$115M

granted out
including more than…

$26M

for disaster projects

$22M

for learning, education

$24M

for building community
resilience

TRADITIONAL OWNERS

Photo: Jonathan Lim