The primary focus of the Sport and Recreation Events Program is to attract and support financially viable sporting events in NSW. The Program will provide funding for events that are international or national in focus, are recognised by the relevant sporting authority and provide an opportunity for talented athletes, officials and coaches to develop their skills through exposure to and participation in these events.
The Program will also support events that provide participation opportunities at the state or community level and provide a focal point for community building and engagement.
There are two distinct event categories within the Sport and Recreation Events Program, these are:
Those eligible to apply include:
Grants are capped at:
Applicants must also contribute 50% or more to the staging of the event, which may include "in kind" support.
For further information, please download and read the guidance notes.
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Online applications are now open. To apply visit:
To ensure you meet eligibility criteria and understand the application requirements, please download and read the guidelines for this program (PDF below).
For further information about this program phone 13 13 02 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.