Funding

BUILDING BETTER REGIONS FUND

Round 3 of the Australian Government's Building Better Regions Fund is now open.

Grants are available for projects which will create jobs, drive economic growth and build stronger regional communities into the future.

For Round 3, $200 million is available, with up to $45 million of this funding earmarked to support tourism-related infrastructure projects.

There are two streams of funding available:

  • Infrastructure Projects Stream
  • Community Investments Stream

Applications close 15 November 2018.

Infrastructure Projects Stream

Infrastructure Projects Stream

The Infrastructure Projects Stream supports projects which involve the construction of new infrastructure, or the upgrade or extension of existing infrastructure that provide economic and social benefits to regional and remote areas.

Community Investments Stream

Community Investments Stream

The Community Investments Stream funds: new or expanded local events, strategic regional plans, and leadership and capability strengthening activities These projects will deliver economic and social benefits to regional and remote communities. 

OTHER BUSINESS & COMMUNITY FUNDING

GrantConnect [Aust Govt]

GrantConnect publishes forecast and current Australian Government grant opportunities and grants awarded.

Grants Finder [Qld Govt]

Find a grant or assistance in Queensland including information on grants, rebates, loans, subsidies or training.

business.gov.au

The Australian Government's business.gov.au site has information on grants and assistance for business from all levels of Government.

City of Gold Coast

Gold Coast operators can access the City’s business growth programs, networking and high-level coaching to drive your enterprise forward.

Community Grants

Browse Queensland Government grants and resources for community organisations.

Advance Queensland

Are you an innovator? Browse the range of grants and assistance from Advance Queensland for startups and entrepreneurs. 

Austrade Export Grants

The Export Market Development Grants scheme is a financial assistance program for aspiring and current exporters.

FIAL Grants

Food Innovation Australia Limited (FIAL) has a range of grants to support innovation in the food and agribusiness sector.

LETTER OF SUPPORT

If you are applying for funding and would like a letter of support from RDA Gold Coast, click here to submit a request.