Community Impact Grant Recipients


Congratulations to the successful community groups from 2016/17 listed below.

Round One opened on 1 August and closes on 31 August, please visit the Grants Page for more information.

Round OneTop of document.


Project Title


University of the Third Age

Community Music for Wellbeing


Ballarat & District Drug Action Partnership

Ballarat Drug Forum


Buninyong Men's Shed

Extension to Existing Shed


Upper Mount Emu Creek Landcare Network

Tools for Tree Planting Trailer


Ballarat Down Syndrome Support Group

Down Syndrome Family Fun Day and Market


Bobcats Hockey Club

Additional Women's Teams


Ballarat Little Athletics

Safety 2 Way Radios


Ballarat Masters Football Club

Renewal of Club Jumpers & 25th Anniversary Polo Tops


Ballarat Agricultural & Pastoral Society

Picnic Table Seating


St John Ambulance Australia (VIC)

Essential 4WD Training Courses for St John Ballarat Volunteers


Ballarat Wholefoods Collective

New Storage for Ballarat Wholefoods Collective


Southern Cross Kid's Camps

Building Resilience in Ballarat Kids


Buninyong Bowling Club

Coaching the Future


Ballarat Community Garden

Secure Storage Shed


Fishcare Central Highlands

Central Highlands Sustainable Fishing Education


SMS Community

Ballarat Indian Film Festival


Forest Rangers Soccer Club

50th Anniversary


Ballarat East Community Men's Shed

Defibrillator Battery Replacement


Punctum Inc

A Big Walk to Golden Mountain


Round TwoTop of document.


Project Title


Brown Hill Progress Association

Community PA System


Redan Football Netball Club

Western Oval Kitchen Refurbishment


Ballarat Apron Festival

Ballarat Apron Festival 2017


Ballarat Baha'i Community

Soul Food Ballarat


Ballarat North Bowling Club

Irrigation System for Green


Ballarat & District Croquet Association

Victorian Country Regional Croquet Championships


Learmonth Bowling Club

Kitchen Refrigerator Replacement


Berry Street

Meet, Make and Master


Islamic Society of Ballarat

Kids Mosque Library


Eureka Community Kindergarten Association

Sebastopol West Family Fun Day


WRISC Family Violence Support

Children's Art Studio


Central Highlands Hoarding & Squalor Network

Birdcage Thursdays


Filipino Australian Association of Ballarat

FAABI IT Equipment


Wozzles Wearhouse (CAFS Ballarat)

Laundry Equipment Update


Ballarat Volleyball Association

Volleyball Ballarat Skins Tournament


Golden City Paddle Steamer

More Seating Capacity


Ballarat City Rowing Club

Junior Rowing Oar Grips


Ballarat Eureka Strikers

Equipment and Facility Upgrades


Friends of Ballarat Eventing

Marcus Oldham Ballarat International Horse Trials


Ballarat East Community Men’s Shed

Kitchen and Water Supply Upgrade


Buninyong Good Life Festival

Annual Easter Egg Hunt


Western Croquet Club

Safer Pathway


Round ThreeTop of document.


Project Title


Ballarat Regional Beekeepers

Technobee- Using Technology to monitor honey bee health


Ballarat Chinese Dragon Boat Club

Powering the Dragon!


Dancing Ballroom

Celebrating Seniors Festival Dance


Friends of Ballarat Botanical Gardens

Shelter for Ballarat Open Gardens


Sailability @ Ballarat Yacht Club

Upgrade a Hansa 303 Sailing Boat


Ballarat East Rifle Club

Laptop and Training / Safety TV Screen


Central Wendouree Bowling Club

New Amplifier System


Cardigan Village Community Centre Committee of Management

Replacement of Meeting Room Chairs


AJC Executive Taskforce

72nd Australian Jazz Convention


Sebastopol Men's Shed

Sebastopol Men's Shed Woodworking and Training Program


Friends of Canadian Corridor

Discovering Woowookarung


Soroptomists International Ballarat Inc 

Reflective Garden for people with dementia 


Ballarat Permaculture Guild

The Hidden Orchard 


Brown Hill Community Fire Aware Network

Network Letterbox Stickers


BLOC Music Theatre

Bugsy Malone


7th Ballarat Scouts Group

Group Trailer and new poles and ropes


Invermay Bowling Club

Seat Replacement


Hockey Ballarat

Country Week 2018


Ballarat YCW Harriers

Coaching for the Future


SJD Foundation

Yoga and Mindfulness Program


Probus Club of Ballarat South

Computer Equipment 


Rotary Club of Wendouree Breakfast

Smoke Detector Batteries Changeover


Ballarat Regional Trades and Labour Council

Shearer Hall Heating Program


Yarrowee Leigh Catchment Group

Discover the Treasures of the Yarrowee


Ballarat Cricket Association

Ballarat Junior Girls Cricket


Coronet City Cricket Club

Coronet Youth Enhancement Program


Sebastopol RSL Hall Advisory Committee

Round Table Replacement Project


Food is Free Inc

Western Oval Water Tanks and Storage Project


Ballarat Astronomical Society

Baker Telescope 130th Anniversary Project 


Royal South Street Society

Disability Communication Workshop