Livingstone Community Grants

Round One 2020/21 of the Livingstone Community Grants Scheme will open
August 3rd 2020.

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The Livingstone Community Grants provide funding to community groups and sporting clubs to deliver innovative projects and programmes that respond to local community needs. 

The current round provides up to $2000.00 for not-for-profit community groups and sporting clubs. 

Applicants must meet the eligibility criteria and be operating out of the Livingstone Shire Council's Local Government Area providing programmes or activities that benefit residents, and improve overall community well-being. 

Guidelines and Criteria available here

If you are interested in applying and would like to discuss the suitability of your project or programme, or require assistance with your application, the Community Development and Sports & Recreation team are available and can be contacted on 4913 5000 or email
Round Two 2019/20 (supported by Livingstone Shire Council, Keppel Bay Sailing Club and Inverness Yeppoon) was combined with the remaining funds from the Mayor's Discretionary Fund and distributed to Livingstone Shire Rural Fire Services in response to the Cobraball-Bungundarra Fire in December 2019.

Round One 2019/20 (supported by Livingstone Shire Council, Keppel Bay Sailing Club and Inverness Yeppoon) Livingstone Community Grants successful applicants. 


Initiative Description


Mount Chalmers Community History Centre Inc.

Purchase of seating and shade cover.


Emu Park Historical Museum Society Inc.

Purchase of computing equipment.


Cawarral Cricket Club Inc.

Extension and update of cricket pitch.


Jack’s Paddock Inc.

Installation of path and children’s play space.


Keppel Coast Girl Guides

Provision of lifesaving training, first aid training. Purchase of slacklining equipment and printer cover.


Capricorn Coast Parkana Cricket Club Inc.

Reparation of cricket training pitches.


Coowonga State School P & C

Purchase of BBQ and mobile food-safe workbench.


Yeppoon Gymnastics & Movement Centre Inc.

Purchase of high bar for men’s artistic gymnastics.


Yeppoon Men's Shed

Purchase of television, wall bracket, computer, printer and DVD player.


Capricorn Coast Mallet Sports Club Inc.

Purchase and installation of drinking water fountain.


Yeppoon Surf Life Saving Club

Purchase of double surf ski.


Sacred Heart Primary School  P&F Committee

Purchase of kiln.


Playgroup Queensland - Keppel Kids Playgroup

Purchase of equipment and toys.


Cockscomb Veterans' Bush Retreat Inc.

Purchase and installation of concrete footings to support donga accommodation.


Yeppoon Sharks Swimming Club

Purchase of freezer, BBQ, tables, chairs and trolley.


Emu Park Art Gallery

Purchase of three pottery wheels.


Cawarral Primary P&C Association

Purchase of table and chairs setting.


Kooyalee girl guides campsite

Purchase of junior and adult life jackets.




Check out the below slideshow to see previous round recipients and some of the projects they have been doing with a little help from the Community Grants.

Livingstone Community Grants