Applications are now open in the $20 million Communities for Nature grants program for local community groups and organisations looking to improve their natural environment and conserve local biodiversity values. Funding is available for activities such as biodiversity and habitat preservation, revegetation, cleaning up of waterways and control of pests and weeds.
This year, two streams of funding are offered: small grants up to $10,000; and large grants of $10,000-$150,000. Applications close on Monday, December 19.
More? Grants Information Line 1300 366 356 or visit www.dse.vic.gov.au/communitiesfornature