Resilient Clubs Information Hub
Tips and resources to help your organisation lower its operational costs and environmental impact.
Lower your bills and environmental impact
Learn how to save on costs so you can give more to your organisation and community. Start by learning easy ways to lower your organisation’s use and associated bills for…
Grants and financial assistance
See below for grants and financial aid that can help boost your bottom line, without costing the earth.
Brisbane City Council’s grant guru
Brisbane City Council have a funding finder service where you can search for all available grants that may be relevant to your organisation. This includes Brisbane City Council grants as well as other grants such as those from the Queensland Government and Australian Government.
Make sure to register for email alerts so you’re the first to know of the next grant opportunity.
Lord Mayor’s Better Suburbs Grants – NOW OPEN
The Lord Mayor’s Better Suburbs Grants program supports not-for-profit community organisations to deliver projects and activities across the city and to maintain, improve and develop community facilities.
Lord Mayor’s Environment Grants
Provides funding for not-for-profit organisations to reduce their energy consumption, greenhouse gas emissions and undertake other environmentally-friendly initiatives. Funding amounts range from $1000 to $20,000.
Community Sustainability Action Grants
The Queensland Government have ongoing rounds of their Community Sustainability Action Grants. While there are currently no rounds open for applications, familiarising yourself with this grant and keeping updated with future rounds will be beneficial for your club. Many rounds offer funding to community organisations and spaces that are improving their function while also improving sustainability through initiatives such as reduced resource use, like installing solar power or increasing energy and water efficiency.
Gambling Community Benefit Fund – NOW OPEN
This fund allocates investment to not-for-profit community groups to enhance their capacity to provide services, leisure activities and opportunities for Queensland communities.
Queensland Government funding and grants webpage
Check this live webpage for updates on available Queensland Government funding and grant programs for sporting and recreation clubs.
Subscribe to the funding centre to receive updates and information on grants, fundraising and attracting donors.
Other useful websites
From sustainable solar to terrific turf, the below resources can assist your club with a variety of tasks.
- Clean Energy Council – Find an accredited solar installer.
- Irrigation Australia – Search for certified irrigation consultants and retailers.
- Master Electricians – Find a master electrician.
- Master Plumbers – Find a master plumber.
- Sports Field Lighting – Find a supplier.