Grants and financial assistance

Partnerships & sponsorships program

Approved Partnerships and Sponsorship arrangements reflect the philanthropy of the Council and the commitment to improve the wellbeing of the community of the Bundaberg Region.

Over $5,000 in financial assistance is available per application. Successful applications will only receive funding once per financial year from any Financial Assistance Program (excluding RADF & Special Events).

Applications for the Partnerships & Sponsorship Program are open via three (3) private rounds as follows:

  • Round 1 – Opening 1 March – closing last Friday in June (for events/projects held after October)
  • Round 2 – Opening 1 July – closing last Friday in October (for events/projects held after February)
  • Round 3 – Opening 1 November – closing last Friday in February (for events/projects held after June)

Applications must demonstrate linkage to the specific aims and priorities which funding is being applied for please refer to the Corporate Plan and Operational Plan.

For eligibility, please refer to the Partnerships & Sponsorship Grant Program guidelines.

Please direct your enquiries concerning the Partnerships & Sponsorship Program to Council’s Events Unit on 1300 883 699 or email us at

Partnerships & Sponsorship Grants Program Funding Guidelines

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Acknowledging Funding Support Guide

Contact us

Address: 190 Bourbong Street
Bundaberg QLD 4670. Australia.

Telephone: 1300 883 699