Disaster Resilience and Climate Solutions

We have a large range of grants and funding options available.

Explore all the programs available below,
or find the best grant for your project

Grants to support your community before, during, and after a natural disaster or drought and build your community’s climate resilience.

Strengthening Rural Communities - Prepare and Recover
Strengthening Rural Communities – Prepare and Recover

This program supports communities to implement initiatives that prevent and prepare for future climate related impacts, or recover from existing disasters through the medium to long term process.

Strengthening Rural Communities - Climate Solutions
Strengthening Rural Communities – Climate Solutions

Supporting local communities to respond to the impacts of our changing climate

Crossenvale Community House catering trailer
Strengthening Rural Communities – Rebuilding Regional Communities

A special funding stream to support communities adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Helping Regional Communities Prepare for Drought - Community Impact Grants
Helping Regional Communities Prepare for Drought Initiative – Community Impact Grants

Supporting agricultural communities to drive local action that helps prepare for drought.

GR&W Kinglake(2009 Vic bushfires)
Rebuilding Futures

Grants to help communities strengthen their resilience through long-term recovery from a significant natural disaster by undertaking community-identified and led long-term recovery activities for public benefit.

DR:FR
Disaster Resilient: Future Ready

A multi-stage program for nominated communities to enable them to be well prepared before, and bounce back stronger and better, after a disaster.

Grants for Resilience & Wellness (GR&W) Kinglake(2009 VIC bushfires)
Grants for Resilience & Wellness (GR&W) Kinglake
(2009 VIC bushfires)

Grants to increase resilience and wellness, and support ongoing recovery in Kinglake Ranges following the 2009 bushfires.

Bushfire Recovery Fund - Victoria
Bushfire Recovery Fund –
Victoria

Builds the capacity of local organisations playing a central, coordinating or networking role in the recovery of Victorian communities affected by the 2019/20 bushfires.

Tackling Tough Times Together (Drought)
Tackling Tough Times Together (Drought)

Helping communities access the resources they need to support one another through the drought.

Arts North West
The Yulgilbar Foundation Fund

The Yulgilbar Foundation Fund supports communities in the Clarence Valley and surrounding regions who have a desire and need to strengthen their capacity and resilience in response to 2019/20 bushfires, drought and continued challenges across the region.

Investing in Not-for-Profit Capacity in Regional NSW
Investing in Not-for-Profit Capacity in Regional NSW

This 12 month program aims to support resourcing and capacity of NFP organisations in bushfire-affected communities, including Bega, Taree, and Glen Innes.

Beef Up Karumba
Networks to Build Drought Resilience

Grants to enable communities to become more prepared for, and resilient to the impacts of drought.

South East Arts Bermagui
Resilience NSW COVID Regional Community Support

This is a two-part program, designed to support eligible not-for-profit organisations, community groups, and associated volunteer-based organisations that were involved in delivering food and/or personal care hampers to individuals and families affected by COVID lockdowns.

Volunteer Emergency Services Fund
Volunteer Emergency Services Fund

Assists volunteer emergency services and first responder groups in communities affected by the 2019/20 summer bushfires to improve their facilities and resources and attract and support local volunteers.

Support the future of remote, rural and regional communities