Enabling Tourism Fund VIC

This program provides organisations with funding to help them accelerate a high-potential tourism initiative in regional and rural Victoria.

The grant is no longer available

What you get?

Funding of between $20,000 and $500,000 per project.

Who is this for?

Private sector proponents, local and state government entities, Traditional Owner Corporations, incorporated associations and not-for-profit organisations.


Funding is available for activities that drive the investment-readiness of a tourism project in regional and rural Victoria.

Eligible activities include, but are not limited to:

  • business case development
  • feasibility studies and master planning
  • detailed design
  • funding strategy
  • pilot projects and market testing
  • investigations (e.g. geotechnical, heritage)
  • quantity surveying
  • operational viability studies.

What are the eligibility criteria?

Applicants must be one of the following types of entities to apply:

  • Private sector proponents
  • Local and State Government entities, including:
    • Public Land Managers, Land Management Authorities and Committees of
    • Local Government Authorities
    • Alpine Resort Management Boards
    • State or Local Government owned entities
  • Incorporated associations
  • Not-for-profit organisations, including community groups that are an incorporated body,
    cooperative or association
  • Traditional Owner Corporations, organisations and groups, and Aboriginal-owned

Applicants must also:

  • have an Australian business number (ABN)
  • be financially solvent.

How do you apply?

Find out more about eligibility and how to apply at Enabling Tourism Fund.