Community Funding Scheme

Council’s annual Community Funding Scheme delivers a direct benefit to the community each year.

For the 2022/23 round, 21 applications were endorsed for funding, with a combined value of $174,868.

The applications support a range of exciting projects that involve cultural and community development activities, enhancing the effectiveness of local community groups, supporting local environmental priorities, and enhancing community places and infrastructure.

If you have any questions, call (03) 5422 0333 or email

2022/23 funding recipients

Organisation Project title Amount
University of the Third Age, Kyneton Ready for Anything! $9,429
Macedon Ranges Literary Association The Pub that Saved the Community - Remembering Ash Wednesday (Working Title) Script Development $10,000
Sunbury and Cobaw Community Health Puppy Pride 2023 $10,000
Lancefield Neighbourhood House Extinct - Lancefield Megafauna Festival $4,000
Macedon-Woodend Scout Group Purchase of hike tents, camp cookers and BBQs. $3,400
Romsey Neighbourhood House Inc. Feed It Forward Equipment and resources $6,000
Kyneton and District Adult Riding Club Enhancing and improving safety, training and engagement for Kyneton and District Adult Riding Club $5,531
Riddells Creek Neighborhood House Inc. Storage for Access $5,162
Riddells Creek Neighbourhood House Inc. Building Capacity in Child Safety $2,555
Rural Australians for Refugees Inc. - Macedon Ranges Enhanced Promotion Toolkit $4,372
Friends of Maxwell Street, Tylden Maxwell Street Reserve Walking track and gates $10,000
South Gisborne Tennis Club  Accessible picnic setting and area $12,000
Woodend Golf Club Inc. Woodend Golf Club Community Paths Project $12,000
Lancefield Bowling Club Inc.  Lancefield Bowling Club - Refurbishment of Male Toilets $12,000
Friends of Bald Hill Reserve Install Seating in the Shelter, Development of a Design for a Brochure and Interpretative Signage for the Shelter. $12,000
Kyneton Community House Access $9,020
Riddells Creek Tennis Club Inc. Tennis Court Resurfacing $6,000
Bullengarook Pony Club Bullengarook Equestrian Arena Upgrade $12,000
Macedon and Mount Macedon Community House MMMCH Landscape Design & Construction Project (Stage 1- Design Component). $11,999
Riddells Creek Lions Club All-inclusive Double BBQ and Power $12,000
IR Robertson Reserve IR Robertson Reserve Pavilion Usability Enhancement $5,400