Community Grants

The Shire of Shark Bay administers a local grant round for community and sporting groups within the Shire of Shark Bay. There are two grant rounds per year.

Grant round 1 – Opens May, closes June. Funds become available in July

Grant round 2 – Opens October, closes November. Funds will be available in January.

Please contact the Community Development Team for more information on the Shire of Shark Bay Grant funding, 08 99481218 or email

There are many other avenues of funding available to people in the Gascoyne. Some of these resources include Lotterywest, Gascoyne Development Commission, Healthways, and Department for Communities.

The Gascoyne Development Commission produces a ‘Grant Table’ outlining all the grant funding available each month. For more information on this please go to

Application Forms

Below are the Guidlines and Application forms for Grant Round 2.

For further information, contact the Linda Butterly on 9948 1218 should you require clarification or assistance.

Community Grant Guidelines

Community Grant Application