The Shade Trees and Shrubs In-kind Grant provides up to $220 worth of plants to eligible community organisations each year. Plants are distributed in early autumn and spring on a 'first-come, first-served' basis.
All plants are grown at the Toowoomba nursery so this program is limited by stock availability. If stock runs out, grant applications will be wait-listed.
To apply for a Shade Trees and Shrubs In-kind Grant, please complete a Shade Trees and Shrubs application form.
The Environment Grants Program seeks to achieve the community’s vision for a “highly valued, diverse, liveable and sustainable environment” by providing support for projects that aim to achieve one or more of the following:
Preference will be given to applications that:
Grants will be given in an equitable, accountable and transparent manner that produces community benefits while complying with regulatory and reporting requirements.
Grants of up to $5000 are available through the Environment Grants Program. Grant funds are limited in individual amounts and total funds available. Funding is for programs and projects including ‘seed funding’ to cover the costs of initial planning for larger projects.
Council officers can give advice and assistance in developing funding strategies, including advising on additional external funding for larger projects.
Please read the Environmental Grant Guidelines before you apply.
To apply for an Environment Grant, please complete a Community Grant application form.