Sustainable Community Grants Program

The Ararat Wind Farm is proud to provide the Sustainable Community Grants Fund to provide financial support to promote social and environmental sustainability initiatives for the benefit of the communities within the municipalities of Ararat, Northern Grampians, and the Pyrenees. The fund is part of the Ararat Wind Farm’s community investment program, providing funding to the value of $75000 per year. The aims of the fund are:

  • To provide opportunity for community groups and organisations to develop innovative and sustainable projects,
  • To provide the opportunity for improved health and education across the community by developing long term partnerships and cohesive community projects,
  • To strengthen community connections and social wellbeing in developing projects focussing on long term sustainability,
  • To develop projects that enhance and encourage healthy and active communities,
  • To develop projects which enhance cultural diversity, creative community activities and projects.

Ararat Wind Farm Sustainable Grants Program is open to receive applications once per financial year and open for a period of 4 weeks commencing 1st August until 5.00 pm on Friday 30th August.

Media release – Ararat wind farm grants 2018 – (Word document, 2.80 MB)