Community invited to apply to Grant Funding Program

Wednesday, 3 April 2019 

The City of Bunbury Grant Funding Program is now open!

Community groups, organisations, individuals and businesses are being invited to apply for funding via the annual program.

There are four categories to choose from:

  • Arts
  • Community (including placemaking)
  • Events
  • CBD Summer Events

Submissions will be accepted until 2pm 20 May.

Bunbury Mayor Gary Brennan encouraged those with big ideas to apply.

“We are looking for diverse, dynamic and unique applications which will engage and enhance the local community,” Mayor Brennan said.

Previous successful applicants include the Bunbury Chinese New Year Festival, South West Multicultural Festival, Hit FM Surf to Surf Fun Run, Tree Street Art Safari and Bunbury Fringe Festival.

Would-be applicants are being invited to attend a community session to learn more about the program and how to apply.

The sessions will be held on 15 April between 9am to 10am and 4pm to 5pm in the Council Function Room at 4 Stephen Street, Bunbury. 

To apply click here

The 2018/19 Grant Funding Program allocated $465,549.07 to local events and activities. 

To find out more please contact the Grants Officer on 9792 7000 or email