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EnviroGrants

The City of Logan 2018 EnviroGrants are closed to applications. The next round will open for applications on 16 January 2019. More details regarding the application process, including the application form, will be made available on this page in the near future.

EnviroGrants program

The EnviroGrants program aims to enhance and protectthe natural environment and foster environmentally sustainable practices across the City of Logan through community awareness and participation.

There are five grant categories:

  1. Environmental Partnerships & Capacity Building
  2. On-ground Ecosystem Restoration
  3. Environmental Surveys and Research
  4. Environmental Education
  5. Individual Wildlife Carer support

Environmental Partnerships & Capacity Building

Up to $10,000 available per grant

  • Funding towards operational, capital, on-ground and capacity building project expenses for not-for-profit environmental and wildlife organisations whose operations or services contribute to the enhancement and protection of the environment and wildlife within Logan City.
  • Targeted at incorporated not-for-profit environmental and wildlife care organisations

On-ground Ecosystem Restoration

Up to $10,000 available per grant

  • Funding for on-ground ecosystem restoration projects that make a positive and ongoing contribution to the region’s corridors, biodiversity and waterways values.
  • Targeted at private landholders, educational and not-for-profit organisations. Also open to individuals & businesses.
  • Priority given to projects that’s goal includes restoration and revegetation of waterways, wetlands and biodiversity corridors.
  • Projects MUST include an in-kind contribution

Environmental Surveys and Research

Up to $10,000 available per grant

  • Assistance for projects that focus on Council’s environmental priorities. E.g. Threatened species, pest species, water quality, connectivity, sustainability, carbon neutrality.
  • Open to businesses, educational and not-for-profit organisations
  • Projects which align with Council’s corporate priority outcomes will be prioritised
  • Projects must include an in-kind contribution

Environmental Education

Up to $2,000 available per grant

  • Assistance to educate the wider community about responsible environmental and sustainability practices. Examples may include workshops, sustainable school projects and educational booklets.
  • Targeted at educational & not-for-profit organisations. Also open to individuals & businesses.

Individual Wildlife Carer Support

Up to $1,500 available per grant

  • Assistance for individual wildlife carers for the purchase of native animal food and medication associated with the rehabilitation of native wildlife.
  • Open to individual registered wildlife carers.

For further information regarding EnviroGrants see the Environmental Grants Policy.

For information regarding Councils Grants programs and tips on how to put together a grant application go to https://www.logan.qld.gov.au/community-support/grants/grant-assistance

2018 EnviroGrants recipients

The City of Logan 2018EnviroGrants funding round provided over $170,000.00 to the community. A total of 45 EnviroGrants applications were successful which included 31 environmental project grants and 14 wildlife carer grants. Successful 2018 Envirogrants recipients were acknowledged and presented with their EnviroGrants awards at LEAF which was held on 27 May 2018.

The successful2018 EnviroGrants recipients are:

Environmental Project/Research Recipient
Bulimba Creek Catchment Coordinating Committee Inc Pollinator Link Project
Woodridge State High School Bush Tucker Garden & Meeting Space
Griffith University / University of Queensland Supporting the Assessment of Strategic Planning and Environmental Rehabilitation of Slacks Creek
Australian Trust For Conservation Volunteers Engage, Restore and Learn: Restoring Riparian Vegetation in the Upper Albert River
Shevaun Russell Creek Restoration
James Kaiser Logan River bank restoration
Sabine Hoare Quinzeh Creek clean up
Daniel Wesche South Quarter Sanctuary
Slacks Creek Catchment Restoration Group Griffith University Arboretum: Community Discovery and Enhancement Project
Slacks Creek Catchment Restoration Group Griffith University Arboretum: Interpretive Trail Project
Oxley Creek Catchment Association Spring Mountain Reserve Bushcare Support
Oxley Creek Catchment Association Crewes Creek Expanded Engagement
Rochelle Singh We love Natives
Lesley Howarth Weed Control & Regeneration - Oxley Creek
Boronia heights State School EARTHKEEPERS
Browns Plains State High School Sustainable Garden Extension
Marsden State High School Marsden SHS Recycling Revolution
St Francis College Growing our Community – Community Garden Project
St Francis College Rainbow Serpent Garden– Community Garden Project
Aaron Conis Native Rehabilitation
John Traynor Native Rehabilitation
Tammy Gourley Native Rehabilitation
Joanne Young TD Riverbank restoration part 1
Elisabeth Williamson Cedar Grove Catchment continued improvement project – weed eradication and Riparian Restoration.
Rachel Hughes Cedar Grove Catchment continued improvement project – weed eradication and Riparian Restoration.
Sarah Mann Cedar Grove Catchment continued improvement project – weed eradication and Riparian Restoration.
Angela Peachy Cedar Grove Catchment continued improvement project – weed eradication and Riparian Restoration.
Mark Rogers Cedar Grove Catchment continued improvement project – weed eradication and Riparian Restoration.
Mark Collishaw Cedar Grove Catchment continued improvement project – weed eradication and Riparian Restoration.
Corrie Williams Cedar Grove Catchment continued improvement project – weed eradication and Riparian Restoration.
Native Plants Logan River Eagleby Wetlands Community Nursery upgrade
Wildlife Carer Recipient Project
Lauren Bottle Wildcare
Donna Willis Rehabilitation of possums
Trixie Benbrook Care for Injured Native Birds
Francine Stewart Wildlife Carer Expenses
Bat Conservation and Rescue Qld Inc Fruit for flying fox rehabilitation
Annette Bird Purchase of a reptile egg incubator and Construction of an outdoor flight aviary for birds
Samantha Longman Koala Fodder Plantation and Kindy
Amanda Bray Wild Bird Rehabilitation Housing
Clara Robertson Rescue Kit
Jessie Ovenden Extensions to Existing Aviary
Stacey Robertson Bat Rescue Kit
Leanne Robertson Macropod Enclosure
Wildlife Rescue Logan Inc. Koala rehabilitation
Bob Wiley Rescue, rehabilitation and release.