Community Action Plan Project Grants - Burnett and Baffle Catchments

Strengthening collaboration for community-led action to protect the Reef

This round of GBRF Community Partnerships grants is for Community Action Plan (CAP) Projects that were developed as part of the CAP development process in the Burnett Baffle region.

Funded projects are expected to be:

  • initiatives that tangibly reduce reef threats in their region, including local reef health pressures and/or locally-driven climate change emissions
  • on-ground activities that contribute to Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area (GBRWHA) protection and/or rehabilitation focused on coastal, estuarine and/or marine outcomes
  • integrated and targeted citizen science and/or Traditional Knowledge to inform, measure and catalyse local action with clear outcomes for coastal, estuarine and/or marine habitats 
  • critical capacity building activities to support outcomes and activities in points 1-3 above (all projects must include an environmental component).

For further details, please see the Key Documents.


Eligibility

This grant round is open to Community Action Plan (CAP) Projects that were developed as part of the CAP development process in the Burnett Mary region. 

Please note this funding round is specifically available for community-led projects. There will be a separate funding round for Traditional Owner-led projects.


Key Documents

#Apply Now

Applications open 3 May 2022 and close 5pm (AEST) Friday 3 June 2022.

Applications (and all attachments) must be emailed to applications@barrierreef.org with ‘Community Action Plan Project Burnett Baffle application’ in the subject.