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Climate Change Community Grants now OPEN

The Climate Change Community grants program has been established to support projects that help communities to take action and manage climate change impacts by being able to better plan, prepare for and respond to heatwaves, storms, floods, drought and bush fires, to increase their resilience to the impacts of climate change.

Applications are now OPEN from now until Friday 31 January 2020.

For further information, visit:

https://climatechange.environment.nsw.gov.au/Adapting-to-climate-change/Community-Grants

Image credit: ‘Sun & Dust’ by Ebony Hewitt – Entrant in the ‘Central West Is Best’ 2019 Photography Competition held by Regional Development Australia Central West.

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Smart Farms Small Grants now OPEN

Grant applications for round Three of the Federal Government’s Smart Farms Small Grants program are now open and close 11pm, 19 December 2019.

Funding between $5,000-$50,000 is available to support projects that increase the knowledge, skills and capacity of farming, forestry and fishing communities to adopt best practice sustainable agriculture.

For further information, visit:

https://www.business.gov.au/grants-and-programs/smart-farms-small-grants

or contact Community Grants Hub, t. 1800 020 283 or e. support@communitygrants.gov.au

Image credit: ‘Christmas Harvest’ by Alison Rutledge, Entrant in the ‘Central West Is Best’ 2019 Photography Competition held by Regional Development Australia Central West.

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NSW Women of the Year Awards 2020 nominations now OPEN

Now in their ninth year, these Awards recognise and celebrate the outstanding contribution made by women across NSW to business, industry, community and society.

Nominations can now be submitted, and close the last week of October. Who in your community deserves recognition?

There are seven different categories including a ‘Regional Woman of the Year’ Award.

Nominations CLOSE Friday, 25 October 2019. Winners will be announced at a ceremony to be held 5 March, 2020.

Visit, the Awards website for the full list of categories, further information and to submit nominations, here: https://www.nsw.gov.au/news-and-events/news/2020-nsw-women-of-the-year-awards-nominations-open/