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Sport, Recreation & Community Funding

Information for sport, recreation and community organisations seeking funding assistance from Council.

Sport & Recreation Funding - Maintenance

The Logan Sport and Recreation Funding Program - Maintenance is now open.

Logan City Council is committed to improving the health and wellbeing of the Logan community and by partnering with sport and recreation organisations, a real change can be achieved.

Council's Logan Sport and Recreation Funding Program - Maintenance provides the City's sport and recreation organisations with an opportunity to apply for financial assistance towards your highest priority maintenance project/s.  For this funding round, your organisation is able to apply for matched funding up to $5,000 for items such as canteen/kitchen maintenance, facility maintenance, playing field maintenance, hard court surface maintenance.

Eligibility

Any not-for-profit sport and recreation organisation operating on Council owned or controlled land, based in Logan and incorporated under the Associations Incorporation Act 1981 (Qld) or similar legislation are eligible to apply.

If your organisation is not the Head Lessee of the Council facility you will be required to submit a letter of support for your project from the Head Lessee.

Prior to applying

You are encouraged to refer to the Logan Sport and Recreation Funding Program - Maintenance Guidelines (PDF 1246 KB) prior to commencing your application.

How to apply

To apply, please access the online grant system by accessing the Logan Sport and Recreation Funding Program - Maintenance online application.

For more information about applying online, please access Council's Help Guide for Grant Applications (PDF 2529 KB).

Key dates

  • Applications open - Monday 1 August 2016 at 8.00 am
  • Applications close - Wednesday 31 August at 5.00 pm

Please contact the Sport and Recreation Team on 3412 4886 if you wish to discuss this funding program.

Club Equipment Funding

The Logan Sports Development Program - Club Equipment is now open.

Logan residents will have more opportunities to enjoy sport and recreation in the city thanks to a partnership between Logan City Council and the Brisbane Lions Australian Football Club.

The Logan Sports Development Program - Club Equipment provides organisations that are based in Logan with an opportunity to apply for financial assistance towards equipment required for participation on training and game days.

Eligible organisations will be able to submit one (1) application every two (2) financial years requesting financial assistance from Council for suitable equipment.  Organisations are able to apply for funding up to the maximum allowable based on your current registered junior membership numbers based on the table below.

Current Junior MembershipMaximum Council Funding
1 - 100$500
101 - 200$750
201 - 300$1000
301 - 400$1500
401 - 500$2000
500+$2500

Brisbane LionsPrior to applying

You are encouraged to refer to the Logan Sports Development Program - Club Equipment Guidelines (PDF 158 KB) prior to commencing your application.

How to apply

To apply, please access the new online grant system by accessing the Logan Sports Development Program - Club Equipment online application.

For more information about applying online, please access Council's Help Guide for Grant Applications (PDF 2529 KB).

Key dates

  • Applications open - Monday 1 August 2016 at 8.00 am
  • Applications close - Wednesday 31 August 2016 at 5.00 pm

Please contact the Sport and Recreation Team on 3412 4886 if you wish to discuss this funding program.

Travel Assistance Funding

Logan residents will have more opportunities to enjoy sport and recreation in the city thanks to a partnership between Logan City Council and the Brisbane Lions Australian Football Club.

The Logan Sports Development Program - Travel Assistance Grants cover the direct expenses related to representative sport and are able to be used towards:

  • Direct travel and accommodation expenses
  • Compulsory competition fees
  • Compulsory competition uniforms

Eligible applicants can apply for up to:

  • $300 for all state and national events
  • $700 for all international events

Individuals are eligible to apply multiple times for funding up to a maximum amount of $1,000 per financial year.Brisbane Lions

Prior to applying

You are encouraged to refer to the Logan Sports Development Program - Travel Assistance Guidelines   (PDF 262 KB) prior to commencing your application.

How to apply

To apply, please access the online grant system by accessing the Logan Sports Development Program - Travel Assistance online application.

For more information about applying online, please access Council's Help Guide for Grant Applications (PDF 2529 KB).

Key dates

  • Logan Sports Development Program - Travel Assistance Grant applications can be submitted throughout the year following notification of selection;
  • Applications must be fully completed and submitted prior to commencement of the championship event. No retrospective funding will be considered; and
  • Fully completed applications may take six (6) weeks from submitting an application to receiving notification of the outcome.

Please contact the Sport and Recreation Team on 3412 4886 if you wish to discuss this funding program.

Grant Writer Program

Council's Grant Writer Program is available to not for profit, incorporated sport, recreation and community organisations that work within the boundaries of Logan City.

This program aims to assist organisations to source funding opportunities with the support of a professional grant writer. In addition, the program aims to ensure the organisation gains the skills, knowledge and experience that will enable them to develop future grant submissions.

Prior to applying

You are encouraged to refer to the Grant Writer Program Guidelines   (PDF 1384 KB) prior to commencing your application.

How to apply

To apply, please access the online grant system by accessing the Sport, Recreation and Community Grant Writer online application.

For more information about applying online, please access the Help Guide for Grant Applicants (PDF 2529 KB).

Please contact the Sport and Recreation team on 3412 4886 if you wish to discuss this funding program.