Funding available

The department is currently inviting applications for the following funding programs
Funding initiativeClosing date

Category C - CQ Bushfires Flexible Funding Grants Round 2

The CQ Bushfires – Category C Flexible Funding Grant is now available to provide Queensland-based non-government organisations, research bodies, industry groups and peak bodies, community groups, and Local Governments with flexible funds to implement projects aimed at driving recovery, building awareness and resilience within the affected Local Government areas of Banana, Bundaberg, Central Highlands, Gladstone, Isaac, Livingstone, Mackay, and Rockhampton.

Non-recurrent (one-off) grant funding between $2,500 - $50,000 (small grant) and $50,001 - $150,000 (large grant) excluding GST is available.

Grants will support community-led engagement activities and the development of local recovery initiatives as well as partnerships and collaboration. They are intended to reduce future risks and minimise community dependence on government assistance.

Applications close at 2pm on Tuesday 5 November 2019.

For more information, including how to make a funding submission, please refer to the Funding Information Paper or email

These funds are provided under the jointly funded Commonwealth/State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements – Category C: Community Recovery Fund.

Submission information

2.00 PM Tuesday 5 November 2019