The Minister for Resources and Water has announced the final grant recipients under the second round of the Murray-Darling Healthy Rivers Program.
The Australian Government’s $20 million Murray–Darling Healthy Rivers Program is funding community-led grants for on-ground projects that improve the health and ecological condition of rivers and wetlands across the Basin, while supporting economic development and jobs.
This program is part of the Murray–Darling Communities Investment Package.
Watch the video below to find out more about the program.
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Round 1 of the small grants stream is closed for applications. Minister Pitt announced the grant recipients.
Round 2 of the small grants stream and the large grants stream is now closed for applications. Farmers, community groups, industries and more were able to apply for:
- small grants between $5,000 and $100,000
- large grants between $100,001 and $2 million.
We consulted Basin communities on the program design. Read the community feedback.