Published on 05 February 2024
Community groups can apply for up to $4000 to fund NAIDOC events that are planned and run by a NAIDOC Planning Committee.
The funding round is open from Monday 5 February to Sunday 3 March 2024. To apply, fill out an application form at: https://www.midcoast.nsw.gov.au/Community/Community-support-and-statistics/Grants-and-funding/NAIDOC-Week-Funding-Application-2024
Successful applicants will be required to meet with Council during the week of 29 April to ensure appropriate approvals are in place if they are required.
“We are thrilled to be able to support NAIDOC week events as they are so important to our local community”, said Alex Mills, MidCoast Council’s Manager Libraries, Community and Cultural Services.
“NAIDOC week is an excellent time to celebrate the rich culture and history of our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.”
The NAIDOC funding policy provides a framework for the provision of financial assistance by MidCoast Council to organisations for the purpose of celebrating NAIDOC week. You can read the full policy at https://haveyoursay.midcoast.nsw.gov.au/naidoc-funding-policy