Murray-Darling Healthy Rivers Program - Small Grants (Round 1)


Murray-Darling Healthy Rivers Program - Small Grants provides applicants with funding to undertake projects to improve the health and ecological condition of the Murray–Darling Basin.

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What do you get?

Funding of between $5,000 and $50,000.

Who is this for?

Farmers, landowners, land managers and community organisations undertaking projects to restore the environmental health of the Murray-Darling Basin.

Overview

This program supports community-led, on-ground projects that improve the health and ecological condition of rivers and wetlands in the Murray–Darling Basin, whilst supporting economic development and jobs.

Eligible project activities include:

  • the conservation and protection of biodiversity
  • the protection of rivers or wetlands
  • the protection of listed migratory species and their habitats
  • the sustainable management or conservation and enhancement of water resources
  • combating desertification and mitigating the effects of drought on natural systems

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must be one of the following entity types:

  • Indigenous corporation
  • company
  • cooperative
  • incorporated association
  • sole trader
  • partnership
  • person
  • trustee on behalf of a trust
  • unincorporated association

Project activities must be conducted within the Murray–Darling Basin and are subject to eligibility criteria.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Murray-Darling Healthy Rivers Program - Small Grants (Round 1).

Funding to undertake projects to improve the health of the Murray–Darling Basin