Aboriginal Fishing Trust Fund

Aboriginal Fishing Trust

Aboriginal Fishing TrustThe NSW Aboriginal Fishing Trust Fund provides grants and loans for projects enhance, maintain and protect Aboriginal cultural fishing, or promote economic opportunities for Aboriginal communities associated with the fisheries resource.

Three different funding options are available:

  • Small Projects – seeking less than $5,000 of funding
  • Large Projects – seeking up to $1 million of funding
  • Low or zero interest Loans

To be eligible for assistance applicants must be an Aboriginal person, an Aboriginal entity (including a family/clan or community organisation or an Aboriginal owned and run business), or someone acting on behalf of an Aboriginal entity.

Applications close 21 March 2018.

For assistance with completing your application call the Aboriginal Fishing Trust Fund management team on 02 4424 7421 or email Aboriginal.fishingtrust@dpi.nsw.gov.au

For more information visit the NSW DPI Aboriginal Fishing Trust Fund website