Community Grants

Council considers requests for grants from community groups and organisations for projects, activities, specialist scholarship and training programs that contribute to the development and promotion of the community within the Circular Head Council area.

Applications are invited in March (Round 1) and November (Round 2) annually and determined as part of the Council Budget process. Download the application form and a copy of the guidelines by clicking on the links below:

Community Small Grants - Application Form

Community Small Grants Scheme Guidelines Community%20Small%20Grants%20Scheme%20Guidelines


The successful applicants for the Community Small Grants Scheme 2017/2018 Round One are listed below.

1.     Irishtown Football Club

Circular Head Rodeo


2.     Circular Head RSL Centenary Committee      

Vietnam Memorial guest speaker


3.     Coast FM Inc.                                                  

Transmitter upgrade


4.     Circular Head State Schools                           

Pragmastic Organisation Dynamic Display


5.     Smithton Girl Guides                                       

New flooring for kitchen


6.    Emmerton Park Aged Care Facility                

Health Expo - guest speaker


7.     Mawbanna Community Hall                           

Internal building upgrades






The successful applicants for the Community Small Grants Scheme 2016/2017 Round Two are listed below.

1.      Smithton Turf Inc  

Defibrillator purchase


2.      Tasmanian Multisport Adventures

Gone Nuts 101 Adventure Run


3.      Rotary Club of Smithton  

Devil Country Muster 2017


4.     Multiple Sclerosis Ltd

CH peer support program


5.      Circular Head Pony Club

Rider education


6.     Forest Stanley Cricket Club

Cricket pitch coverings


7.      Forest Primary School

Upgrade of change room at the FPS pool


8.      Smithton Basketball Club

Basketball backboard at SHS


9.      Circular Head Garden Club

Garden spectacular at Highfield





For information about Australian Government Community Grants and how to apply for them, visit the GrantReady website:

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