Sport & Recreational Grants

Council's Sport and Recreation Grants support sporting initiatives to assist the local Townsville sporting community though our Get Active Grants program which aims to:

  • build the capacity of not-for-profit Sport and Recreation Clubs focusing on the clubs ability to improve operations, profile and services to the community.
  • assist Townsville sports people to achieve excellence in their chosen sport by providing funding to attend National and International sporting competitions held outside of Townsville.

Elite Sportspersons Grants

This grant program aims to assist Townsville sportspeople to achieve excellence in their chosen sport by providing funding to attend National and International sporting competitions held outside Townsville.

Funding round

Ongoing - Apply anytime.

Applications must be received by council before the commencement date of the event nominated in the application.

Elite Sportspersons Grants – Individual

Funding available

  • State selection (representing Queensland) $300. Subject to the availability of funding
  • National Selection (representing Australia) $500. Subject to the availability of funding

Guidelines

How to apply

Applications can be submitted online.

Elite Sportspersons Grants – Team

This grant program aims to assist Townsville sportspeople to achieve excellence in their chosen sport by providing funding to attend National and International sporting competitions held outside Townsville.

Teams must have four (4) or more athletes.

Funding available

  • State selection (representing Queensland) $900. Subject to the availability of funding
  • National Selection (representing Australia) $1500. Subject to the availability of funding

Guidelines

How to apply

Applications can be submitted online.

Contact Us

For further information contact council's Grants Officer on 13 48 10 or send an email.