Country Football and Netball Program

The Country Football and Netball Program provides funding to assist country football and netball clubs, associations and umpiring organisations to develop facilities in rural, regional and outer metropolitan locations including: change room facilities for players and umpires of both genders; development or upgrading of football playing fields; development or upgrading of netball facilities; and development or upgrading of lighting facilities.


Only rural, regional and outer metropolitan councils can apply directly to the Department of Health and Human Services. Clubs and associations can apply for funding by submitting an Expression of Interest to their local council

Funding range of grant

Up to $100,000


This program closes on 7 December 2016.

Program guidelines

Supporting documents

Documents that are to be considered and/or submitted as part of the Application/Expression of Interest (where applicable):

Documents, fact sheets and templates


These publications are intended for use as a guide only and further specialist advice should be sought on the specifics of your project:


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